Miami installed the first ATM for inline skaters.
Benjamin Franklin invented flippers.
Norway once knighted a penguin.
OMG was added to dictionaries in 2011, but its first known use was in 1917.
Ancient Chinese warriors would show off to their enemies before battle, by juggling.
The patent for the fire hydrant was destroyed in a fire.
The Chicago river flows backwards; the flow reversal project was completed in 1900.
Chicago is named after smelly garlic that once grew in the area.
The first American gold rush happened in North Carolina, not California.
All of the major candidates in the 1992, 1996, and 2008 U.S. presidential elections were left-handed.