Top Ten Weirdest Facts In "Weird But True 5"

The Top Ten
1 A vending machine in Singapore gave away a free soda to anyone who hugged the machine

Wow, seriously? I'm from Singapore and I didn't know this. When did this happen?

Now if only every vending machine did that, including snack and school supplies.

I would hug a machine to get something free.

2 Some blueberries are pink

Guess they are pink berries then.

3 Orange snow once fell in Siberia

This happened because snow in Siberia collided with dust from the Sahara Desert, creating orange snow.

4 Sticking raw bacon in your nostrils can stop serious nosebleeds

I'd find it a challenge not to eat it.

I found this one the weirdest.

O. O. That's interesting to know.

5 You can use Gatorade to clean your toilet

We drink toilet cleaner! Somebody probably dropped a Gatorade in the toilet and found the toilet clean the next day. Wait... Why was there a Gatorade in the bathroom anyway?

The dog took a crap in the toilet. Pass me the Gatorade.

6 College students created a piano out of bananas

Now, I forgot to put this one in the top ten.

Who takes the time to do that?

I wonder if it works.

7 There's a jellyfish that can change from an adult back into a baby
8 An elephant's heart can weigh as much as a basset hound

I have a Basset Hound.

9 A German fashion designer makes clothing from milk powder
10 A study found that the sound of a knife scraping a bottle is one of the most unpleasant sounds in the world
The Contenders
11 The symbol & which means "and," was once a letter in the English alphabet
12 The first TV remote was called Lazy Bones

Is it because people were too lazy to crank the knob on the TV?

"Hand me the Lazy Bones."

I can only imagine why.

13 There's a town in Oregon named Boring

And a town in Scotland named Dull. I have actually been to both of these places.

And a town in Kansas called Nowhere.

You know what I'm thinking.

14 In Taiwan, garbage trucks blast music to remind people to bring out the trash

That's genius! Now I will be reminded better to take out the trash.

What if it was playing "What Does the Fox Say?"

Now, that is awesome.

15 A Welshman's dog served as best man at his wedding
16 Your brain can hold 100 times more information than a computer

This is the most fascinating thing I have ever heard in my life.

So, why can't I remember things on a test?

So, is our brain technically 100 computers?

17 A company in England created cheese scented perfume

Who would buy that?

I would buy it.

18 Some spiders' brains extend into their legs
19 In Japan you can buy octopus-flavored ice cream

Mom: Okay sweetie, what kind of ice cream do you want?
Child: I want octopus flavor.

Wait… Seriously? That's so weird!

Is octopus edible?

20 A white Orca was spotted in the pacific ocean
21 You can buy a wig for your dog

To make it a Poodle.

22 Tabasco sauce can make bee stings hurt less
23 The average adult tells about 11 lies in a week

Mostly to their kids.

24 A candy company makes gummy bears the size of footballs

Candy Companies should make their candies gargantuan, Gargantuan Candy

25 Some crabs are bright purple
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