We all know and love tomatoes, but did you know that they were once seen as dangerous? It wasn't until medical benefits of the fruit were discovered that people started to see them in a different light. The unripe tomato was found to have healing properties when applied to the skin and soon enough, tomatoes became a staple in many dishes.
You might not think twice about dancing along to 'Footloose' at your friend's wedding reception, but for Kevin Bacon, it's something he tries very hard to avoid. In fact, he revealed on 'Conan' that he hands the DJ $20 with strict instructions not to play the tune - bribing them so we can all enjoy our weddings without feeling like we're reliving his iconic movie moment.
If you're ever lucky enough to be on set with Joe Pesci, try not to get in his way first thing in the morning. The crew for 'Home Alone' tried to make him come into work earlier but he fought for his right to tee-off by talking passionately (and probably very loudly) about how important it was to him.
They thought they were done digging for the day, until they found THE SWORD.
So that's why we feel so refreshed after a good night's sleep!
In Hong Kong, the dead are not always allowed to rest in peace.
Two hundred and fifty thousand dollars worth of diamond go missing after a car crash.
Maybe lobsters could theoretically live forever.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation got a young boy's input on designing his own Yu-Gi-Oh! card.
Habanada peppers: just as delicious as habaneros, but without that pesky burning sensation!
Tom Mansfield took 200 cups of coffee's worth of caffeine powder and died.
Mister Rogers went toe-to-toe with Ice Cube over unauthorized sampling.
Not cream, not even close. Creamer is a sweetened stand-in for the real thing.
Epicurus' philosophy on death gives rise to a simple yet profound epitaph.
Before Joe Pesci could start his day of being a bad-guy on set, he tee'd off for some golf.
In the 19th century, Americans drank a staggeringly high amount of alcohol.