Internet Finds·Posted on May 2, 2022My Mind Is Completely Blown After Seeing And Reading These 35 Extremely Random FactsWell, I'll be.by Dave StoperaBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Plymouth Rock is much, much smaller than I thought: This is Plymouth Rock. from mildlyinteresting 2. American Froot Loops and Canadian Froot Loops are totally different: American Froot Loops are different colours than Canadian Froot Loops. from mildlyinteresting 3. Circulated money gets worn out real quick: $1000 of brand new vs circulated $1 bills. Sharpie for scale. from mildlyinteresting 4. Wolves are frighteningly huge: Fresh wolf print I came across while lost in Denali, Alaska from mildlyinteresting 5. Soda can do this to metal over time: The metal grates have been completely eaten thru from the Pepsi/mountain dew dispenser at my Taco Bell. from mildlyinteresting 6. Some bocce balls have little surprises inside: There was a billiard ball inside of my bocce ball from mildlyinteresting 7. Phone numbers used to be two numbers: A 50's era yardstick from a local lumber yard. Their phone number was "18". from mildlyinteresting 8. Highway signs are really, really, really huge: This is a truck carrying the signs you see on the interstate from mildlyinteresting 9. There's not only a place that claims the longest hallway in America, there's also a plaque commemorating it: I work in the building with the longest hallway in America from mildlyinteresting 10. Platinum is really, really, really expensive: This is $721 of pure platinum. from mildlyinteresting 11. The American food section in a European grocery store is...interesting: American food section in a supermarket in Ireland from mildlyinteresting 12. And this is what "American Candy" is: American Candy according to a UK petrol station from mildlyinteresting 13. Blueberries can be bigberries: This giant blueberry I found today from mildlyinteresting 14. Pineapples can be just casually grown like this: The person who lived in my apartment before me planted pineapples. from mildlyinteresting 15. Toblerones... well, they can be huge: This big Toblerone I bought from mildlyinteresting 16. Corner pianos are real things that exist in space and time: Found a corner piano at the piano store today from mildlyinteresting 17. Fanta in the USA and Fanta in the UK could not be more different: USA Fanta vs UK Fanta from mildlyinteresting 18. Someone tried to make circular playing cards happen but they most definitely did not happen: This circular playing card deck from 1929 from mildlyinteresting 19. This is what the inside of a garbage truck looks like: Interior and controls of my garbage truck. from mildlyinteresting 20. Meat vending machines exist: This butcher has a vending machine for after hours from mildlyinteresting 21. Mosquito bites can make a tattoo enter the third dimension: I got a mosquito bite next to a tattoo and it made the letters swell up into 3D. from mildlyinteresting 22. Peeled fruit makes me very, very uncomfortable: Peeled citrus fruits from mildlyinteresting 23. The inside of an air mattress is sort of unsettling yet strangely beautiful: the inside of my inflatable air mattress from mildlyinteresting 24. Horizontally sliced bread not only exists, you can buy it: The supermarket I work at sells horizontally sliced bread. from mildlyinteresting 25. There are six packs with cardboard packaging instead of plastic: Cardboard rings for this 6 pack instead of the plastic ones from mildlyinteresting 26. This is what happens to colored pencils after termites get to them: This old color pencil box after termites ate all the wood from mildlyinteresting 27. And you can make a perfect circle with LEGOs: I made a circle out of lego bricks from mildlyinteresting Neat! 28. Some really old pianos have built-in candle holders: My piano from 1885 has a hidden pop-out candle holder from mildlyinteresting 29. Vodka does wonders on your dirty little driveway: Last year we had a bag break and it dropped a 1.75L bottle of vodka and the pavements been clean there ever since from mildlyinteresting 30. Big ol' sticks of pasta can be used as straws: A local bar started using pasta as straws instead of plastic. from mildlyinteresting 31. Some hotels in Iceland have Northern Lights-specific wake-up calls: My hotel phone in Iceland has a special button that will wake you up if there are northern lights in the sky. from mildlyinteresting 32. Old cellular telephones used to have a peripheral for texting: Found my old cell phone with optional clip on chatboard for ‘easy’ texting from mildlyinteresting 33. Ants, when putting their powerful ant strength together, can lift a glove up a pole: I saw some ants carrying a glove up a lamp... from mildlyinteresting 34. Water can do this to a bunch of bricks: This piece of wall that got rounded by the sea from mildlyinteresting 35. And, finally, under the right (or wrong) conditions, a lemon can look a lot like a big ol' yellow carrot: This weird lemon that grew on our lemon tree from mildlyinteresting Wow. What a wonderful world.