The revenue that is generated from gambling is more than the revenue that comes from movies, cruise ships, recorded music, theme parks, and spectator sports combined.
You are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than a poisonous spider!
It takes about 63,000 trees to make the newsprint for the average Sunday edition of The New York Times.
Each day, more than $40 Trillion Dollars changes hands worldwide.
Paper money is not made from wood pulp but from cotton. This means that it will not disintegrate as fast if it is put in the laundry.