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26 Facts That Will Ruin Your Day

You've probably tasted beaver ass.

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1. The FDA allows an average of one rodent hair per 100 grams of peanut butter manufactured.

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The same amount of peanut butter can have no more than 30 "insect fragments".

3. Perfume musk came from a sack in front of a deer's dick.

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Used as a base for most perfumes, musk was originally found in a small sack in front of the musk deer's penis. Nowadays they mostly use synthetic stuff.

4. Natural flavouring substitutes came from a gland right next to a beaver's anus.

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Castoreum is a brown sludge secreted from a beaver's castor gland, right near it's asshole. The sludge was commonly used, and FDA approved, as a vanilla, raspberry, and strawberry flavouring substitute.


7. A koala's cuddle could give you chlamydia.

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Approximately half of Australia's koala population has a strain of chlamydia. While different to the strain that affects humans, if a koala urinates on a person there's a chance of infection.

8. There might be poop in your coffee mug.

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According to a professor of environmental microbiology at the University of Arizona, 20% of office mugs have traces of fecal bacteria. Remember that the next time you think your coffee tastes like shit.


11. This is what a child's skull looks like before they lose their baby teeth.

12. There have been human remains found in Disney's Haunted Mansion.

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Author David Koenig has written several books about Disney's theme parks, and he told the New York Post many people use the Haunted Mansion to sprinkle the ashes of their loved ones. Koenig noted, "The ironic thing is the folks who work the rides say the Haunted Mansion is so well ventilated that any remains you leave behind are probably going to end up in the air conditioning system anyway".


14. There's an island near Mexico City full of creepy, decaying dolls.

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The way the legend goes, Don Julian Santana left his family to live on an island in the Xochimilco canals. When he was there he saw, or imagined, a young girl that had drowned in the canals, so he dedicated his life to hanging dolls all over the island. And now the island is a wasteland of decaying, decapitated, creepy dolls just... waiting to fill your nightmares.

15. A dragonfly uses its penis as shovel to scoop the jizz of rival dragonflies out of potential mates.

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In a report all about dragonfly banging, the dragonfly's genitals are described as "rigid, spoonlike, and sometimes spiky".

16. If you're smelling something bad it's because stinky molecules are literally in your nose.

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So next time you think you smell a fart and you take a big whiff, you're sucking up fart molecules right into your nose.


21. A 35-year-old London man holds the record for "most amount of maggots moved by the mouth in an hour".

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Why is this even a record? Anyway he managed to move 17 kg of live maggots. Why?

25. A male honey bee's ejaculation is so strong it makes his dick explode, killing him.

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The bee ejaculates so hard its genitals rupture, leaving the tip inside the queen. The drone then falls to the ground and dies shortly after.