How Hugh Hefner Helped Batman and 14 Other Things You Might Not Know

We’ve given you 10 Things You Might Not Know About the Marvel Universe and 15 Things You Might Not Know About Star Wars, but what about the people who don’t know Marvel or Star Wars because they don’t care about those things? Yes, those people exist.

Here are 15 things you probably just don’t know, not limited to any specific genre or fan base:

The character of Elsa in Frozen was originally written as a villain, until the writers heard the song Let It Go.

The 1966 Batman series exists largely due to a Batman-themed party thrown by Hugh Hefner in 1965.

A skeleton of a mutated human was found in 10 years ago in Chile– the creature was only six inches tall and lived for 6-8 years.

Atacama Humanoid

When the NES was released in 1985, its least expensive bundle price was $199, or the equivalent of over $400 today.

Demi Moore is the same age that Rue McClanahan was in her first season as Blanche on The Golden Girls.

Aerosmith made more money from Guitar Hero than from any of their albums.

Based on the fact that bullies often use the term “nerd” in a derogatory way, the Wonka candy ‘Nerds’ runs a continuous anti-bullying campaign.

Teddy Roosevelt had 5 guinea pigs: Admiral Dewey, Bishop Doane, Doctor Johnson, Father O’Grady, and Fighting Bob Evans.

Germany is the only country in which McDonald’s offers the McRib year round.

In 2013, a Canadian family began living one year as if it were 1986 as part of a social experiment.

There’s a website where you can search for interesting and scenic global locations and watch live webcams from around the world.

In the 1970s, it was decided that Japanese girls’ handwriting had become ‘too cute’ and was banned by schools.

The UK’s first-ever speeding ticket was given to a man travelling 8 MPH in a 2 MPH zone.

There’s a spider that does cartwheels.

Due to film rights, Marvel’s Wolverine and Drax cannot appear in a movie together, but “they” shared a moment backstage at a recent WWE Raw event.

Source: Reddit TIL

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