Fascinating trivia, as they say, is one of life’s great boredom relievers. And if they don’t say that, they should. Here are 13 arguments to support that:

13 Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Movies (And Other Stuff) - Turns out, rats are actually pretty altruistic.
Source: NPR

13 Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Movies (And Other Stuff) - 50-80% of the human genome comes from viruses.
Source: ScienceFocus

13 Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Movies (And Other Stuff) -When Nelson Mandela was released from prison, he flinched from a reporter's microphone.
Source: History.com

13 Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Movies (And Other Stuff) - The Matrix's code is a bunch of scrambled sushi recipes.
Source: CNet

13 Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Movies (And Other Stuff) - The night-time sequence in Mad Max: Fury Road was shot in bright daylight.
Source: FX Guide

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