Billboard magazine has recently launched a top 20 chart of cell phone ringtones.
Most cockroaches eaten; Ken Edwards of England ate 36 cockroaches in one minute.
There is no solid proof of who built the Taj Mahal.
On August 3rd 1944 Lutheran theologian and Nazi martyr Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote in a letter from prison: 'The Church must not underestimate the importance of human example; it is not abstract argument, but example, that gives its word emphasis and power.'
According to The Economist magazine, the first truly electronic bank on the Internet, called First Virtual Holdings, was opened by Lee Stein in 1994.
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has the most powerful telescopic camera ever to another planet, plus five other scientific instruments.
When young and impoverished, Pablo Picasso kept warm by burning his own paintings.
Barry Manilow sang, but did not write, the 1976 chart-topping song I Write the Songs.
Einstein, the War Pacifist, Urged FDR to Build the Atom Bomb.
A town in Texas is called "Ding Dong".