30 Tantalizingly Weird Facts That Prove Truth Is WAY Stanger Than Fiction.
Some things that happen in the world are easy to wrap your head around, while others are so strange that you might be skeptical if they're even real. The latter is what this list is all about: 30 unbelievably weird facts about the world and the people, animals, and things in it -- and it's all totally, 100% true.
From toilet bowl restaurants in Taiwan (yes, really), to incarcerated squirrels in Iran, to the Queen of England's unlikely decision to attend a couple's wedding, the world is full of outrageous and lesser-heard of moments that are highly entertaining to read about after the fact. #24 might actually make you a little bit nervous.
#1. The Pentagon has a real plan in place for combating a zombie apocalypse.
#2. In 2006, a woman farted on a plane and tried to cover up the smell by lighting matches, causing an emergency landing.
#3. In Taiwan, there is a poop-and-toilet themed restaurant, where the food is served in miniature toilets and you sit on toilets to eat your meal.
#4. The mollusc was the world's oldest creature: 507 years old, to be exact. Unfortunately, scientists killed it by mistake.
#5. Iran arrested 14 squirrels for spying in 2007, believing they had been outfitted with surveillance equipment.
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