By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

35 Bizarre Facts You’ll Think We Made Up… But They’re TOTALLY True.

Random trivia is truly the spice of life, and luckily, the Internet is chock full of it. Still, sometimes it's hard to know whether what you're reading is fact or fiction.

Before you embarrass yourself at a party by claiming that hamsters love to take showers together, please take a moment to consider this list, a compilation of totally true facts with verified sources - #21 is a very important piece of information to know.

#1. Michelangelo hated painting - in fact, he wrote a despairing poem about painting the Sistine Chapel.

#2. The largest snail in the world is about 91 centimeters in length.

#3. The Beatles' first band name was The Quarrymen. They also briefly changed their name to Johnny and the Moondogs.

#4. Flowers grow faster if they are exposed to music.

#5. Elephants carry their pregnancies for about two years.

#6. The Statue Of Liberty was originally intended to go to Egypt.

#7. Rats actually laugh when tickled.

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