Donkey Kong has revealed his identity because his creator thought the word "donkey" meant "stupid" in English and tried to highlight the assumption that the personality was a "Stupid Ape."

The very first roller coaster transported coal down a slope. Foreign visitors kept asking to ride on it for just a few cents after discovering that it might reach a performance of up to 50 mph.

Didn't you just put it through its paces? Generally, if you hum, air escapes through the nose to produce the tone, but it can't do then when you're picking your breath shut. That's one of the strange facts you can try for of yours. Go ahead, give it a shot.

What's the strangest fact you've ever heard?

We're guessing it's not as bizarre as either of those! You could perhaps assume these facts are untrue but trust us when we say they are!

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