World & History

World & history may sound like a broad topic – but that just means there’s an endless amount of articles to get lost in!

Here we have facts from business & religion to world history & travel, with topics about countries to inspire your wanderlust; you’re sure to find countless facts inside to fill your brain!

Jedi Gets Escorted out of Tesco Store

Tesco Bans Jedi Knight For Wearing His Hood

Tesco was once accused of religious discrimination after banning a Jedi Knight from the store - for wearing his hood!

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Underwater Post Box

The Japanese Underwater Mailbox

Off the coast of a small town in Japan, is an underwater post-box. It is an actual collection point within Susami's postal system.

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National Rice Pudding Day

National Rice Pudding Day | August 9

Did you know that the US celebrates #NationalRicePuddingDay on August 9th every year?

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Real-Time World Statistics

Did you know that there is a website that shows real time world statistics?

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Funny Laws in the UK

Top Ten Most Crazy Laws In The UK

In York it is perfectly legal to shoot a Scotsman with a crossbow upon seeing one, except for on Sundays.

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History of Lidl

11 Fast Facts About The History Of Lidl

Lidl was first founded in Germany as a grocery wholesaler back in the 1930s by a member of the Schwarz family.

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3 chicks dancing with a disco ball hanging from the ceiling

National Dance Like A Chicken Day | May 14

#DanceLikeAChickenDay falls on May 14th every year. It's an exceptional day because, let's face it, who doesn't like to dance?

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National Pigs in A Blanket Day

National Pigs-In-A-Blanket Day | April 24

In the United Kingdom, pigs in blankets are small sausages, or chipolatas wrapped up in bacon.

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380 Caliber Handgun

Woman Gets Shot In Head, Then Makes A Tea!

After a woman was shot in the head, she had made herself some tea and offered the police officer something to drink.

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Sniffer Rats

Sniffer-Rats To Detect Landmines

Did you know that a wildlife park in Cornwall, United Kingdom actually taught a rat how to sniff out landmines?

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High Street - Most Common Road Name In UK

The Most Common Street Names In The UK

High Street, Station Road, and Main Street are among the U.K.'s most popular street names.

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Facts About B&Q

A Brief History Of B&Q

The very first B&Q homeware store was opened in Southampton in 1969 by Richard Block and David Quayle.

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