What are "factoids"? You may have heard the term before, but what does it actually mean? In essence, factoids are pieces of information that may or may not be true. They're often circulated on social media or in casual conversation, and people often use them to back up their arguments without knowing if they're accurate. Factoids are small pieces of information that are interesting but not necessarily important. They can be used to make a point or to add color to a story. Sometimes they are true, and sometimes they are made up. But either way, factoids can be fun to share with people.

We all crave attention. Whether we're in a social or professional setting, it feels good to be noticed and have people listen to what we have to say. Unfortunately, getting someone's attention can often be difficult. However, there are some fun and fascinating ways to command attention without having to say a word. Here are some interesting factoids that will get those around you intrigued and hanging on your every word!

Jonah Hill only got paid $60,000 to star in The Wolf of Wall Street. He'd really wanted to work with Martin Scorsese, so he accepted the ridiculously low pay. On the other hand, Leonardo DiCaprio, who was also a producer, was paid about $10 million. CRACKED.COM

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Baggers who work in grocery stores on US military installations don't get paid. Their only income is from tips - they don't get an hourly wage at all. CRACKED.COM

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Some of the trails in the International Appalachian Trail are in, uh, Ireland. The International Appalachian Trail includes trails not just in North America, but also in Greenland, Scandinavia, Great Britain, France, Germany, even Africa - and Ireland. CRACKED.COM

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Bananas are actually everyday factories of antimatter-literally. Every 75 minutes or so, the potassium in a banana produces a single positron (an antimatter particle). CRACKED.COM

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