Did You Know???

A study at the University of Berkeley found that when several students played a rigged game of Monopoly, the randomly selected players that started off with more money became ruder and less emphatic to the other players and credited their victory to strategy, forgetting the element of luck or random selection.1

When filming “Rocky IV,” Sylvestor Stallone was legitimately knocked out by Dolph Lundren, who beat him so thoroughly, his heart bounced off his ribs and began to swell—an injury normally seen in car accidents.2

In a poll of 2000 adults in Tokyo that asked them to rank their country’s greatest inventions in manufactured goods, culture and technology of the 20th century, instant noodles was voted first place, followed by karaoke, given their worldwide impact.3

COMPILED FROM 1http://www.ted.com, 2http://www.muscleandfitness.com and 3abcnews.go.com

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