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One of the most controversial things George Orwell wrote was about tea

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George Orwell is like the Wikipedia of authors in that he’s often cited by people who obviously didn’t do any original research. Highly prolific and always keen to stir the pot, Orwell authored several pieces that are still discussed and controversial today, the most unusual being a lesser known piece about tea.

The zombies in The Walking Dead all smell amazing

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Somewhat fittingly for a show filled with hundreds of rotting, decayed corpses, The Walking Dead is a bloated, shambolic mess just waiting for someone to drive a broken golf club shaft clean through its skull. While the show isn’t exactly a ratings smash anymore, it still has some pretty gnarly looking zombies in it, all of which apparently smell incredible 

One of the DC’s most powerful characters in an orange alien who hates Santa

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The DC universe is home to many unimaginably powerful characters, many of whom possess the ability to tear reality itself asunder with a well-placed backhand or shift tectonic plates by farting too hard. Arguably one of the weirder characters in this pantheon of living gods is an orange alien who hates Santa called Larfleeze. 

There’s a song out there literally written by the Devil

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Music, or at least kick-ass music, has long been associated with the Devil, Hell and the endless hoards of hellish minions that live there. Now while many musicians and acts have claimed to be in league with the Dark Lord in the past, only one has the dubious honor or co-writing a song with Lucifer himself. Giuseppe Tartini. 

People hated having to think about how The Thing ended

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The Thing is a cinematic paradox in that is was widely considered one of the worst movies ever made when it was released but is now lauded as a classic of the genre. An oxymoron that is partly credited to the fact audiences hated having to think about the ending.