Given that the Olympic games is essentially just a giant playground for the literal finest specimens of humanity to show off how skilled and buff they are, it’s not surprising that a bunch of them have sex. Apparently though athletes have so much sex that sometimes the relevant authorities tasked with keeping track of their porking just can’t deal.
The Battle of Hastings was a battle between the English and Normans in 1066 that ended in the death of King Harold II, we’re not here to talk about that today though. Today we’re here to talk about how the Normans fooled the English into chasing them down a big hill, twice.
Superman is a character defined by the fact he is, for all intents and purposes, a God in human form. For this exact reason the first actor to play Superman didn’t think the Man of Tomorrow from the comics could be translated to the big screen, something D.C. Comics disagreed with when they saw his thighs.
Leedsichthys problematicus, better known as one of the largest fish to have ever swum in the Earth’s oceans, was a prehistoric fish-shaped tank capable of headbutting its way through the Hoover Dam. Although the fish is mainly of interest to palaeontologists due to its massive size, we think the most intriguing thing about the fish was the bizarre fight over its name.
With the new Godzilla movie right around the corner, this week at Factfiend we wanted to take some time to dispense some lesser known facts about everyone’s favourite atomic monster. Today we want to tell everyone that Godzilla technically has a black belt in the ancient art of Judo.