Today I learned about Greyhound Jockeys, capuchin monkeys trained to ride dogs in races. youtu.be/TCwnjUgze5U
After the horrific murder, beheading, and cannibalization of a Greyhound passenger in 2008 the company had to pull their advertising campaign which extolled the relaxing upside of bus travel and stated, "There's a reason you've never heard of bus rage". cbsnews.com/news/bus-rage…
In 1959 a white man from Texas disguised himself as a black man and traveled for six weeks on greyhound buses. After publishing his experiences with racism he was forced to move to Mexico for several years due to death threats. smithsonianmag.com/arts-c…
A schizophrenic Canadian man who beheaded and then partially cannibalized a fellow passenger on a greyhound bus in 2008, was institutionalised for 9 years and then given an absolute discharge and released. cbc.ca/news/canada/manito…
The phrase "Dogs are a man's best friend." dates back to 1789 and was said by Frederick the Great of Prussia about his Italian Greyhound. wikipedia.org/wiki/Man%27…
Greyhound dogs are known as universal blood donors. While slightly misleading, a staggering 85% of all Greyhound dogs are born with blood that is compatible with every other breed of dog! Vet techs and animal hospitals sometimes keep Greyhounds on the premises specifically for this reason. greyhoundhealthinitiative…
A 1966 World Cup match was moved from Wembley because the stadium owner refused to cancel regular greyhound racing held on the same day footyfair.com/2016/07/5-s…
Not only did Billy Joel write his classic hit "New York State of Mind" in just 15 minutes, but that he did so on the very day he moved from California back to New York while literally on the Greyhound that he was taking back home, out of a sense of pride that he was finally returning home. americansongwriter.com/be…
The statement that Dog is man's best friend was first recorded as being made by Frederick, King of Prussia (1740–1786). Frederick referred to one of his Italian Greyhounds as his best friend. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Man…
George Washington had around 50 dogs during his life. He was the main developer of the American Foxhound, and also had Greyhounds, Dalmatians, Spaniels, Terriers, Newfoundlands, Briards and a Poodle, along with a pack of hunting dogs. canidae.com/blog/2017/10/…
Vince Li, the man who beheaded and cannibalized a passenger on a Greyhound bus, was released and is not considered a significant safety threat cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/m…
In 2013, the state of Nevada was sued for engaging in "Greyhound Therapy," a practice where troublesome mental patients are given one-way tickets to out-of-state destinations in order to free up bed space. thedailybeast.com/nevada-…
After Tim McLean, a passenger on a Greyhound bus was murdered, decapitated and partially cannibalized by a fellow passenger, Greyhound immediately pulled the ad with the slogan "There's a reason you've never heard of bus rage" canada.com/windsorstar/ne…
One man, Raymond Loewy, designed the Coca-Cola bottle, the logos for Shell and Exxon, the Greyhound bus, the Lucky Strike cigarette pack, and the S1 Locomotive raymondloewy.com/about.ht…
Today I learned about the Killing of Tim McLean. Where Vince Li cut off the head of another passenger on a Greyhound bus in front of everyone. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kil…
Today I learned about the Sunshine Skyway Bridge disaster in which the freighter, Summit Venture, collided with the bridge causing six cars, a truck, and a Greyhound bus to fall 150 feet into the waters. 35 people were killed. One person survived after his truck landed on the deck of the ship before the water tampabay.com/photos/2018/…
In 1980 a freighter struck the Sunshine Skyway Bridge (Tampa Bay, FL), causing six cars, a truck, and a Greyhound bus to fall 150 feet (46 m) into the water, killing 35 people. The bridge was also featured in the 2004 film "The Punisher". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun…
Capuchin monkeys used to be used as jockeys for greyhound races. splinternews.com/monkeys-…
A Greyhound became a Saint in 13th Century France churchpop.com/2016/09/30/…
Not all breeds of dogs can swim. Among those that can’t swim at all or swim only with great difficulty are basset hounds, bulldogs, dachshunds, pugs, corgis, Scottish and Boston terriers and greyhounds. today.com/pets/pooches-po…
After stabbing Tim Mclean to death and partially eating him on a Greyhound Bus in 2008, Canada has released killer Will Lee Baker without any need for supervision to prevent recidivism. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kil…
Greyhounds have a 270-degree range of vision. They can see objects behind them and over Β½ mile in front of them. greyhoundoutreach.org/bel…
Dave Mustaine was fired from Metallica at 22 years old. He was sent home on the Greyhound bus with not a single dollar to his name. 7 years later his band sold their first platinum album. metalstorm.net/bands/band…
In the 1950s a Texas white man went through extensive physical changes to become a black man and travel for six weeks on greyhound buses. After publishing his experiences, he was forced to move to Mexico for several years. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bla…
Today I learned of a man who decapitated another man and proceeded to eat some of the remains, all while riding on a greyhound bus. The murderer was released and lives on his own 9 years later. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kil…
In Spain, it is tradition for hunters to kill their Spanish Greyhound hunting dogs at the end of the hunting season. Young healthy dogs are hung, shot, maimed and/or strangled and left to die. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gal…
Greyhounds can accelerate at 0.7g's, second only to cheetahs, who can accelerate at a hair over 1g. popularmechanics.com/scie…
Greyhounds have a 270-degree range of vision. They can see objects behind them and over Β½ mile in front of them. researcherinfo.blogspot.c…
English Foxhounds were bred as part of a 16th-century conservation effort during King Henry VIII's reign. Because deer populations were depleting, partially due to nobles hunting them for sport, the fox was chosen as a new prey. Foxhounds were a blend of Greyhound, Fox Terrier and Bulldog. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eng…
In 1987 Hialeah Florida passed an ordinance making it illegal to kill any animals in an attempt to curtail the practices of a Santeria church - but exempted slaughterhouses, pest control, and the feeding of live rabbits to greyhounds. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chu…
Greyhound changed their slogan from "there's a reason youve never heard of bus rage" after a brutal murder occured on one of their lines en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mur…
The man who designed the livery of Air Force One also designed the Coca-Cola bottle, the (classic) Greyhound Bus, the Shell logo, the USCG stripe, three Studebaker Cars (and their logo), an IBM key punch, Sears’ fridges, the JFK 5Β’ stamp, the Luckies pack, 5 locomotives and Skylab. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray…
Vince Li beheaded a man on a greyhound bus in 2008, pled insanity and now he gets unsupervised day trips. cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Crim…
In 2008 a Canadian man was killed beheaded and cannibalized on a greyhound bus and the killer pleaded not criminally responsible because the "voice of god" made him do it. He currently resides in a high security mental health facility en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kil…
Buying a ticket for a Greyhound bus does not guarantee seating; seats are first-come, first-serve. "We don't book tickets...it's like riding a city subway or transit system." news-leader.com/apps/pbcs…
Greyhounds are a breed of what is known as a sight hound, that primarily use eyesight to hunt. As such theses dogs have the best eyesight of all breeds dailydogdiscoveries.com/t…
In Spain, greyhounds are often killed horrifically following hunting season vice.com/read/its-greyhou…
A man named Tim McLean was stabbed, decapitated, and cannibalized while riding a Greyhound Canada bus. canada.com/windsorstar/ne…
In 2008, on a Greyhound bus in Manitoba, Tim McLean was beheaded and partially cannibalised by a man who thought he heard God's voice telling him to do so en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kil…
In 2008, a man was beheaded and partially eaten on the back of a Canadian Greyhound bus and the killer was found not criminally responsible. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kil…
Saint Guinefort is a legitimate saint- and a greyhound dog- that was mistakenly slain by its owner. Miracles were later reported to take place at its grave. ultimatehistoryproject.co…
Some Europeans love to ride Greyhound buses because they like to see the "underbelly of American society", the "sludge that built up at the bottom of the melting pot that refuses to be cleaned." vagabondjourney.com/europ…
The route which started Greyhound Lines in 1914 became irrelevant by 1920 when one of the towns was moved to the same place as the other en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gre…
Vince Li, the man who beheaded and desecrated the body of a 22 year old on a greyhound bus in Canada in 2008, has been granted the right to leave his mental hospital without his escort and visit neighboring city, Winnipeg. nationalpost.com/m/wp/blo…
Greyhound Tickets are expensive

I always assumed that a greyhound ticket would be cheap (at least less than the gas it would cost to drive) but its double the cost of gas to drive from omaha to kc...one way...

There is a canine blood bank farm where blood is drawn from retired racing greyhounds before they are adopted. hemopet.org/canine-blood-…
The Greyhound is the only dog mentioned in the bible en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gre…
Greyhound ships packages. shipgreyhound.com/e/pages…
Greyhound And BoltBus Are Actually Owned By The SAME company! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gre…

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