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Columbo Was So Popular In Romania That The Government Feared Riots When It Was Cancelled

Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know that Columbo was one of the most popular shows on television in Romania? In fact, Columbo was so popular in Romania that when the show was cancelled the government feared riots from a disgruntled public. The show was so popular in the country that it was broadcast twice a week. For the uninitiated among …

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Martha Stewart Dated Anthony Hopkins But Ended It Because of His Role As Hannibal Lecter

Reading Time: 2 minutes Martha Stewart and Anthony Hopkins once dated, but it didn’t last. This is hardly out of character for a Hollywood relationship, but the reason for the relationship breakdown is really peculiar, to say the least. So are you wondering what ended the brief relationship between Martha Stewart and Anthony Hopkins? The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal …

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Mario From Super Mario Bros Is A Mass Murderer

Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know that Mario from Super Mario Bros is a mass murderer? It’s true, and you were probably having one hell of a good time blissfully thinking that you were playing a great G rated game, while all the time you were committing digital genocide. But we’re not talking about the Koopas or Goombas from …

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The Voice of Darth Vader, James Earl Jones Was Mute As A Child For 8 Years

Reading Time: 2 minutes Would you believe that the booming, authoritative voice of Darth Vader, James Earl Jones, was mute as a child? Not only was he mute as a child, but he was that way for eight years, which is a significant amount of time. So this leaves the obvious question beckoning. What caused James Earl Jones to …

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Saddam Hussein Chose Whitney Houston’s Song I Will Always Love You As His Campaign Song In 2002

Reading Time: 2 minutes In 2002, Saddam Hussein chose Whitney Houston’s famous song, “I Will Always Love You,” as his campaign song. OK, we know. I Will Always Love You wasn’t exactly Whitney Houston’s song. It was originally the brain child of Dolly Parton, but the cover performed by Houston for The Bodyguard is perhaps the best known, and arguably …

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Jim Carrey Turned Down Jack Sparrow In Pirates Of The Caribbean

Reading Time: 3 minutes Jim Carrey, Captain Jack Sparrow? If you ask me, it doesn’t quite fit. But it was a situation that nearly unfolded over a decade ago. So if you’re wondering what we’re talking about here, comedian Jim Carrey was nearly Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean, The Curse of the Black Pearl. So what happened? …

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Tupac Shakur Was A Ballet Dancer

Reading Time: 2 minutes Well oh la la. Did you know that Tupac Shakur was a ballet dancer? Well, it’s actually true, and would probably come as a surprise to a lot of people, especially considering his career path, confrontations with the law, and his untimely violent death. Now Tupac Shakup being a ballet dancer is obviously surprising. The …

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16 Game of Thrones Facts All Fans Should Know

Reading Time: 18 minutes Facts 1 to 8 Prepare yourself as we count down the best and most amazing Game of Thrones facts that all fans of the popular show should know. Every once in a while a television spectacular comes around that captures the world’s imagination and attention. It has happened in the past, and will happen again. …

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Johnny Cash Was The First American To Hear Of Joseph Stalin’s Death

Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know that Johnny Cash was the first American to learn of Joseph Stalin’s death? It sounds like a joke, I know, but due to a unique set of circumstances it’s one hundred percent true. So how is it that an entertainer like Johnny Cash knew of Stalin’s death before any other American? As …

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The Day Judy Garland Died A Tornado Hit Kansas

Reading Time: 3 minutes The day Judy Garland died a tornado hit Kansas. The day was June 22, 1969. Some of you might be thinking so what? But it’s actually one of those weird coincidences in nature that seem to pop up every now and then. How about we delve into this peculiarity a little further? Judy Garland is …

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