The Australian $5 to $100 notes are made of plastic.
There are 1.6 million inventions under active patent in the United States.
Napoleon was terrified of cats.
1,400 actresses were interviewed for the part of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind.
An etiquette writer of the 1840's advised, "Ladies may wipe their lips on the tablecloth, but not blow their noses on it".
Energy is being wasted if a toaster is left plugged in after use.
The people of France eat more cheese than any other country in the world.
Statue of Liberty: During the restoration completed in 1986, the new torch was carefully covered with thin sheets of 24k gold.
Nondairy creamer is flammable.
Rats destroy an estimated 1/3 of the world's food supply each year.