What is your favorite invention? Is it something that has made your life easier or more fun, like the smartphone or the internet? Or is it something older that you can't imagine living without, like the lightbulb or the telephone? Have you ever stopped to think about all of the amazing things that we use every day without giving them a second thought? Things like toilets and toothbrushes have become so commonplace in our lives that we barely even think about them - but can you imagine life without them?

It's hard to imagine a world without the iPod, chocolate, or the internet, but all of those things were once just ideas in someone's head. Inventors are responsible for some of the most beloved inventions of all time, but what most people don't know is that many of these inventions are incredibly strange. From prosthetic legs that allow wearers to run at Olympic speeds to chocolate that never melts, these are some of the quirkiest and most interesting facts about famous inventions. So strap in and get ready for a wild ride as we explore some of the weirdest and wackiest facts about our favorite things!

Even really short power outages at microchip plants can cause massive losses. - Galaxy S10+ For example, Samsung lost about 50 billion won (or $43.32 million) because the power went out for half an hour in one plant in 2018. NOW YOU KNOW CRACKED.COM

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