mindblowingfactz: In 2006, Mark Zuckerberg turned down a $1…

mindblowingfactz:

In 2006, Mark Zuckerberg turned down a $1 billion deal with Yahoo at the age of 22 saying:“I don’t know what I could do with the money. I’d just start another social networking site. I kind of like the one I already have.”

Photo : Jason McELweenie / Flickr / wikimedia

Snow used in the Wizard of Oz was 100% pure asbestos.

Snow used in the Wizard of Oz was 100% pure asbestos.

Using a cell phone at a gas station can cause a fire or…

Using a cell phone at a gas station can cause a fire or explosion is a common urban legend, and has never happened anywhere in the world. Experts believe it to be impossible as no-one has been able to successfully create a fire or explosion by using a cell phone while fueling a car.

LeBron James’ “Promise School” where at-risk…

LeBron James’ “Promise School” where at-risk students have 8 hour days, a longer school year and receive free meals, bikes, and tuition.

Photo : Keith Allison / Flickr

World Chess Federation rearranges tournament match-ups so that…

World Chess Federation rearranges tournament match-ups so that Iranians never have to play Israelis, because Iran does not recognize the existence of Israel.

Creepy footage of ‘teen ghost’ in Video Chat – Unexplained Mysteries

Creepy footage of ‘teen ghost’ in Video Chat – Unexplained Mysteries

As you get older, your brain begins to stop getting pleasure…

As you get older, your

brain

begins to stop getting pleasure from new music, causing your musical taste to stagnate.

Medal of Honor recipient, Edward Carter, could speak five…

Medal of Honor recipient, Edward Carter, could speak five languages, fought in his first war at 15, and joined the Spanish Civil War to fight fascists at 20, before eventually fighting in WW2. Despite his heroism in combat, he and all other black awardees would not be recognized until 1997.

After dying her hair, this girl decided to take a photograph to…

After dying her hair, this girl decided to take a photograph to show her
friends on Myspace. She didn’t realise that a terrifying humanoid figure
was lurking behind her. Reportedly, she had been stalked for weeks by
something or someone, but could never get a look at his face. She now
believes that this is the person responsible, but she hasn’t had any
disturbances since contacting a medium. Turns out, she had been fooling
around with a Ouija Board on her own, and made contact with an evil
entity who was the previous owner of her house. She didn’t close the
circle properly, and he was haunting her ever since, demanding release
from the spirit world.

A group of divers found this single chair at the bottom of the…

A group of divers found this single chair at the bottom of the ocean.
Upon closer inspection, the chair was the type used in schools so it’s
unlikely that it fell off a boat. Nobody truly knows how it got there.