Crows and Owls hate each other. On their own Great Horned Owls will behead and eat Crows. But if caught unaware a Crow will serveil and call for reinforcements. Then the Murder of Crows will Mob the Owl and give chase. If the Murder grows into the dozens or so they can even kill the Owl. goodmorninggloucester.com…
Andre Agassi, one of the greatest ever male tennis players (and husband of Steffi Graf, one of the greatest ever female tennis players), wrote in his autobiography that "I hate tennis, hate it with a dark and secret passion, and always have" npr.org/2009/11/11/120248…
In her nearly 70 year reign, the Queen has visited 116 countries in the world, but Greece is not one of them, despite her husband been born there. The reason is believed to be that Philip hates his birth country, because of how they treated his family over the years bbc.com/news/magazine-179…
Bumblebees hate pumpkin pollen. When bumblebees are fed the pollen, it causes all kinds of problems. Adults have damaged and distorted digestive tracts and colonies fed cucurbit pollen failed to rear any offspring. phys.org/news/2020-03-bum…
Gene Siskel hated the original Friday the 13th so much that he spoiled the ending in his review so people wouldn't go see it. He published actress Betsy Palmer's (Mrs. Vorhees) address so people could send her hate mail. fridaythe13thfranchise.co…
The infamous cover for Black Sabbath's album Born Again was deliberately designed to be rejected. The designer wanted to maintain his relationship with Ozzy, whose father-in-law and Sabbath's manager had come to hate. The band accepted the cover anyway. black-sabbath.com/2004/06…
Elvis Presley's own manager came up with the idea to sell "I hate Elvis" pins to people who hated Elvis en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
The French prime minister insisted that his cabinet watch the film La Haine (Hate) independent.co.uk/arts-en…
The Soup Nazi from Seinfeld is a real person, Ali Yeganeh. Yeganeh hates the eponymous episode and blames Jerry Seinfeld for β€œruining his business,” going so far as to throw Seinfeld out of his store. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
During the Einsatzgruppen Trial, Otto Ohlendorf invoked anticipatory self-defense, telling Jews and Gypsies were threats to Germany and that children will grow to hate Germany for killing their parents benferencz.org/stories/19…
Rod Serling wrote one of "The Twilight Zone" episodes as his reaction to JFK assassination. The episode ends with the news broadcast saying that the sky has turned dark over the street in Dallas; as well as North Vietnam, part of the Berlin Wall and "other places of hate around the world". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I_A…
Charlie Chaplin was the subject of an FBI investigation due to alleged communist sympathies during the height of McCarthyism. He later said "As for politics, I am an anarchist. I hate government and rules - and fetters ... People must be free." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cha…
Today I learned of the GΓ€vle Goat, a straw goat put up and burned almost every year since 1966 in GΓ€vle Sweden. One problem though: the owners hate it when people burn it down and doing so can carry a prison sentence of up to 3 months. bbc.com/news/world-europe…
Bulls don’t actually hate the colour red. In Bull fights, they don’t charge at the cape because of its colour, but because of the motion it makes when the matador waves it. The cape is just red to mask the bloodstains from the fight. businessinsider.com/why-b…
Elvis Presley's manager sold "I Hate Elvis" badges as a way to make money from people who weren't buying Elvis merchandise en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
An alcoholic court stenographer in Manhattan repeatedly typed I hate my job instead of documenting speech during cases independent.co.uk/news/wo…
Even the Ku Klux Klan classifies the Westboro Baptist Church as a hate group; the KKK were one of the main counter protesters against the Church's anti-Memorial Day protests at the Arlington Cemetery, Virginia edition.cnn.com/2011/US/0…
The cover of Captain America's first issue showed Cap punching Hitler. Some readers took objection, and the publishers received threats and hate mail. The threats proved so serious that police protection was posted with Mayor La Guardia personally contacting Simon and Kirby to give his support. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cap…
Today I learned of the Vinegar Valentine sent to enemies on Feb 14 for much of the 19th century, and into the 20th century. β€œNothing says I hate you like a Vinegar Valentine.” smithsonianmag.com/histor…
Elvis's manager, Colonel Tom Parker, came up with "I hate Elvis" badges to earn money from his detractors. Elvis and Parker directly profited off their haters. boingboing.net/2017/07/31…
When The South's Gonna Do It Again by Charlie Daniels Band, a song about Southern rock, was used by the KKK, Daniels said "I'm damn proud of the South, but I sure as hell am not proud of the Ku Klux Klan. [..] It was not written to promote hate groups." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
The term "strafing" is a humorous adaptation of the German WW1 catchphrase "Gott strafe England" (may god punish England). The catchphrase derives from a hate song written by a jewish-german poet. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Str…
One of the earliest "bust a cap" references is from the Texas Ranger who killed Bonnie and Clyde in 1934. "I hate to bust the cap on a woman, especially when she was sitting down, however if it wouldn't have been her, it would have been us." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bon…
The US Constitution Party, the 5th largest political party by membership in the United States, is considered an antigovernment hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Con…
The stock exchange in Milan has a marble statue of a middle finger in its main plaza titled L.O.V.E. (for freedom, hate, vengeance, and eternity in Italian) by Maurizio Cattelan. The bankers wanted it removed but the government voted to keep it in place. bbc.com/news/world-europe…
"Prehistoric Women" is a 1950 film about a group of Stone Age women who hate all men. The tribe see men as a "necessary evil" and capture them as potential husbands en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre…
Charles Darwin, while working on a book about orchids, was frustrated and wrote in a letter to his friend β€œBut I am very poorly today and very stupid and hate everybody and everything” npr.org/sections/krulwich…
Radiohead's Thom Yorke hates the song "Creep" so much he once told fans at a concert to "fuck off" upon them requesting it. houstonpress.com/music/si…
Owls and crows instinctively hate one another, even if they've had no prior exposure. If crows see an owl out in daylight, they try to kill it. capeandislands.org/post/c…
Bubbles the Chimp (who once was famously Michael Jackson's pet) is alive and well, living in a Florida sanctuary for retired apes - and that he HATES cameras these days centerforgreatapes.org/me…
During the filming of Batman Forever, Jim Carrey approached Tommy Lee Jones to say hello. Jones replied, "I hate you. I really don't like you...I cannot sanction your buffoonery." usmagazine.com/celebrity-…
Today I learned of the Marvel character "Hatemonger", who is a clone of Adolf Hitler who uses a "Hate-ray" as his primary weapon marvel.fandom.com/wiki/Ha…
The lyrics to Frank Sinatra's signature song "My Way" were written for Sinatra by Paul Anka. Sinatra grew to hate the song, it was so self-serving. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_…
When Neil deGrasse Tyson left Pluto out of the solar system model in the Hayden Planetarium he received hate mail from 3rd graders: pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pluto/m…
Deer can be very destructive to your garden and because they hate the smell of human hair, you can use it as a deterrent (deerterrent). nytimes.com/1978/12/19/ar…
"Weird Al" Yankovic wrote an original song called "Dare to Be Stupid" in the style of DEVO. Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh: "I was in shock. It was the most beautiful thing I had ever heard. He sort of re-sculpted that song into something else and... I hate him for it, basically." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dar…
Ed O'Neill (Al Bundy) and Amanda Bearse (Marcy) really did hate each other youtube.com/watch?v=ZkjNy…
Famed atheist Richard Dawkins loves religious Christmas carols, dislikes the secular carols, and hates saying "happy holidays" instead of Merry Christmas artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.co…
Today I learned about Julius Streicher, a Nazi propagandist and the only person to have been executed for hate speech en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jul…
Today I learned about Kim Hyon-hui a former North Korean agent responsible for blowing up a South Korean plane, killing 115 people. She was raised to hate the west, but confessed after being shown the affluence of Seoul, realising it was all lies. Initially sentenced to death, she was pardoned and released. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kim…
Poundbury's a "new town" built to look old, following the principles of Prince Charles, who hates modern architecture. It has many royal features, including a smaller Buckingham Palace. Although it's popular with some, it has been described as "fake, heartless, authoritarian and grimly cute." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pou…
Reaction Formation is an ego defense mechanism in which emotions and impulses which are anxiety-producing or perceived to be unacceptable are mastered by exaggeration of the directly opposing tendency. For example, if you feel hate towards someone you will express love in order to conceal it. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rea…
Love and hate have been found to be linked in romantic relationships. Stronger feelings of love are associated with greater hate after a relationship is broken. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
Tommy Lee Jones Really Hated Working With Jim Carrey while filming Batman Forever. Jim Carrey said hello to him during the set and Tommy Lee's response was "'I hate you. I really don't like you... I cannot sanction your buffoonery!" hollywoodreporter.com/hea…
Muhammad Ali was invited to North Korea in 1995 with a collection of other athletes. Though he didn't speak much during the visit, at one function, as officials claimed they could take out the US or Japan whenever they wanted to, Ali declared loudly β€œno wonder we hate these motherfuckers.” world.time.com/2013/03/03…
Crows and owls hate each other and will instinctively attack each other on site, even when they've had no previous exposure. capeandislands.org/post/c…
Mice hate the smell of Peppermint terminix.com/blog/home-ga…
Elvis' manager sold "I Hate Elvis" badges to make money from those who otherwise wouldn't have parted with their cash for Elvis merchandise. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
When you love getting attention and hate it at the same time is called Hedgehog's dilemma en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hed…
The TV series Captain Planet was the first children's show to deal with HIV-AIDS. The episode involved a villain brainwashed a community, making them think HIV could pass on just by casual contact, making the entire town hate a young man infected by HIV, voiced by Neil Patrick Harris. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cap…

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