34 Bits of Trivia We Haven’t Been Able to Read Because We Can’t Get This Dang Lid Off the Trivia Jar

34 Bits of Trivia We Haven’t Been Able to Read Because We Can’t Get This Dang Lid Off the Trivia Jar

Look, we’re not ashamed to admit that we need help opening jars. As you can imagine, there aren’t any beastly Schwarzenegger types strolling around the Cracked office. And we’re not Google. There isn’t a full gym on the eighth floor. But hey, now that it’s trivia jars that need opening, biceps might become the hot new commodity around here!

'Breaking Bad' had to create a fictional tequila because no brand wanted to be involved. GRACKED.COM The fictional tequila Zafiro Añejo was created by the writers because they couldn't get a real brand to do product placement due to a scene where several people die after drinking it.

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American Samoa is a US territory known to most Americans for The Rock and offensive line prospects. But where does the name Samoa come from? Translated to english, it means sacred earth. CRACKED.COM

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One species of shark is the recipient of a nickname that's not nearly as cool as Jaws. Because of their tendency to eat, well... pretty much anything, tiger sharks are known as the Ocean's Garbage Can. CRACKED.COM

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The Arc de Triomphe is an incredibly meaningful and beautiful landmark in the city of Paris. It was also really, REALLY expensive to build. The final cost of the Arc was 10,432,000 francs. In 1806. CRACKED.COM

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Soldiers-and-sailors is the nickname of the lungwort plant. With a name like lungwort... it was needed. The name comes from the flowers turning from red to blue, like the (old) uniforms of british soldiers & the navy. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD Ford has a patent for a system that can send ads right to car dashboards. 80 60 1 2 3 4 «1000PPM 5 6 7 + 8 لبيديا N e up S MD - 100 40 80 . 60 K 120 20 40 200 MPH 20- 2 as 0 F 140 DOG 133625 It's a sensor that can scan nearby billboards and, based on that, send ads right to your dashboard. CRACKED.COM

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WEIRD WORLD A pizza shop found out that an ad for the shop contained a naked dude. It featured what they thought was a tasteful photo of a cappuccino, but it turned out there was a naked guy in the cappuccino art. CRACKED.COM

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2,000 couples, six hours, two world records. In June 2021, a huge wedding in Baran, India saw over 2,000 couples tie the knot in less than six hours, setting two new world records for the most couples getting married in 12 and 24 hours. CRACKED

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Live on a bridge for a quarter million bucks. A one-bedroom, one-bathroom house in Los Angeles is up for sale for $250,000. CRACKED

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