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A Chicago high school, as a fundraiser, played Justin
Bieber' s "Baby" between classes and had students pay
to stop it. The campaign raised , 000 in 3 days.
Speeding tickets in Finland are determined by the driver' s
annual income and a man once received a , 000 fine
for driving 50 mph in a 25 mph zone.
In the US the death penalty is, on average, more
expensive to taxpayers than life imprisonment.
The role of Captain jack Sparrow was initially
offered talim Carrey but he turned it down for
Bruce Almighty.
At the beginning of World War II, London Zoo killed
all their venomous animals in case the zoo was
bombed and the animals escaped.
A entrepreneur secretly lived in AOL' s
headquarters for 2 months, eating free food, using
the gym & showers and sleeping in conference rooms
while working on his . Everyone assumed he
worked there.
A "moment" is actually medieval unit of
time that is equal to 1. 5 minutes. There are
40 moments in an hour.
There may be as many as active
serial killers in the US.
Due to a similar protein composition, blood can
be used as an egg substitute in baking and
making of ice cream.
In the , the CIA sponsored a Harvard study
where undergraduate student were humiliated
and subjected to "brutalizing psychological
experiments". The student who had the worse
reaction to the experiment was Ted Kaczynski who
later became the Unabomber.
Sesame Street in Nigeria has a version of Cookie Monster
named Gobi the Yam Monster. Since not many Nigerian
children have access to cookies, the producers decided to
give Gobi an insatiable craving for one of the country' s
staple foods. He often shouts out, "Me eat game'
The richest woman in Germany met her future
husband while she was working as an intern at BMW
of which she inherited a 12. 5 % stake) under a fake
name. He had no idea who she actually was until they
were sure about their relationship.
Cuddling with your partner significantly
improves the healing process of bruises and itll,
wounds due to the release of Oxytocin.
Gingers don' t feel pain to the same degree that everyone
else does. Redheads are less sensitive to electrically i r
induced pain but are more sensitive to thermal pain. 3
The average North Korean teenager is 8 inches shorter
than the average South Korean of the same age, due
entirely to malnourishment and privation.
Newspapers are so big (broadsheet) because the
British Government began taxing newspapers in
1712 based on the number of their pages.
An adopted man in Michigan searched for his
birth mother for A gears before finding out that
she worked at the same Lowe' s store that he
worked at. Neither of them knew.
LEGO is officially the umad' s largest tire
manufacturer. Producing 318 million tires per gear,
LEGO Group has been awarded a Guinness World
Record for largest tire manufacturer per annum.
A Thai woman accidentally slipped on "farmyard mud,"
grabbed a naked live wire and got electrocuted. After the
funeral, her sister was showing her neighbors how the
accident happened when she herself slipped, grabbed the
same live wire and also got electrocuted.
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#10 - Bforbacon ONLINE (07/31/2014) [+] (14 replies)
How the **** is the death penalty so expensive? Are they handing out gold bricks for last meals?
#20 - funkmasterjunk (07/31/2014) [-]
Lol i just dont see it
#3 - ottox (07/30/2014) [+] (1 reply)
how do they know the avg north koreans size? did they ask the females or have all the penises measured
User avatar #22 - bigdikdave (07/31/2014) [+] (3 replies)
They tried the Baby crap at my first high school. Blasted it in the cafeteria at a volume that can't be healthy for ears.

People literally got up and left school. Just walked off. Those that didn't walk off the campus went home with migraines. Stupidest **** they've done, and that district did a lot of dumb **** .
#13 - gonadnomad (07/31/2014) [-]
Guinness World Record's FW
#77 - kameken (07/31/2014) [+] (1 reply)
Death penalty 10X more expensive than life imprisonment
Death penalty 10X more expensive than life imprisonment
User avatar #14 - thinkwithportals (07/31/2014) [+] (7 replies)
That Finnish speeding rule is insane
#98 to #24 - badmonkey ONLINE (07/31/2014) [-]
>be poor fag
>go to finland
>sell everything i own
>buy car
>go past speed of light
>travel back in time
>sell car to past me
>realize no profit
#29 - jakuhlope (07/31/2014) [+] (7 replies)
2. lol why don't you just make him give 70% of his income to the poor because equity is soooo much better than equality

3. Lethal injection is retarded. Electric chair or hanging should be the death penalty but people are whiny babies about how much suffering the child rapist has to go through when he dies
User avatar #32 to #30 - flemsdfer ONLINE (07/31/2014) [-]
The reason behind it, is a $400 speeding ticket means nothing to a multimillionaire. He wipes his ass with that kind of money so it's no deterrent to not break the law. He would be much more inclined to learn from his actions if it actually hurt him in some way, like financially.
#99 - huckimfigh (07/31/2014) [-]
My school (also in Chicago, coincidentally) did the same thing as number one only with "What Does the Fox Say."    
 This is actually a really, really forced and corrupt form of fundraising IMHO.
My school (also in Chicago, coincidentally) did the same thing as number one only with "What Does the Fox Say."


This is actually a really, really forced and corrupt form of fundraising IMHO.
#69 - danielscqro (07/31/2014) [-]
mfw last panel
User avatar #27 - ponchosdm (07/31/2014) [+] (7 replies)
how is a bullet in the head of criminal who dig his own grave 10x more expensive than life imprisonment?, I mean, why would a death penalty would be so expensive, I mean, they do not deserve it, neither a life of imprisonment with lots of luxuries... luxuries, they live better than lots of homeless, poor people, orphans, etc...
#1 - teranin ONLINE (07/30/2014) [-]
#6 tho
#6 tho
User avatar #85 - cammyT (07/31/2014) [+] (1 reply)
i reckon one bullet to the head would be cheap as ****
User avatar #91 to #85 - helterskeletor (07/31/2014) [-]
It doesn't work like that, although i wish it did.
There are multiple trials and re-trials trying to not get the guy killed and just have him rot in a cell for the rest of his life. Not even freedom, just to sit in that cell until he dies.
It's ******* stupid.
User avatar #5 - phoenix grinder ONLINE (07/31/2014) [+] (1 reply)
I pumped my icey cream into some bloody eggs and now I have to pay child support
#38 to #5 - flemsdfer ONLINE (07/31/2014) [-]
It's funny because penis.
#88 - Womens Study Major (07/31/2014) [-]
#3: Which is why we need to streamline the process and stop these assholes from purposely wasting time and money because they refuse to take responsibility for what they did. They know they're guilty but waste time because lol fuk u!

inb4 the minuscule amount of innocents. With DNA becoming bigger and bigger the margin of error is getting smaller and smaller.
User avatar #80 - killerraise (07/31/2014) [-]
If Jim Carrey played Jack Sparrow, maybe I woulda watched the franchise.
#44 - Womens Study Major (07/31/2014) [-]
too bad those thai women weren't gingers. har har
#43 - arreatface (07/31/2014) [+] (2 replies)
2 / 50 mph in a 25 mph zone is pretty hardcore tho
8 / if a moment is equal to 1.5 min and there is 60 mins in a hour, an hour equals 30 moments
14 / prepare for a story, ******* . This made me realize that 9 months ago I had irritations on my nose. I dont know how to eplain it , my skin was a bit red and dry. but since I have a girlfriend (6 months ago) I dont have this issue. End of the story.

20 / hue
#37 - winterguy (07/31/2014) [+] (1 reply)
Im a redhead and can confirm hlaf of the fact. Few times happend somebody handed me some thing (mostly plates) with caution that its hot, whitch I dropped. To this day I cant understand how a human could hold those things.
Im a guy
#26 - Womens Study Major (07/31/2014) [-]
my school tried to do the same as the first one, but over the course of a week, and with rebecca blacks friday.
they raised 25 dollars.
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