The internet can’t get enough of Kris Sanchez’s bizarre, unimportant, and mind-boggling UberFacts!
After gaining a massive Twitter following, he’s released a book of facts culled from an exhaustive variety of sources — science, journals, books, media, and literary magazines — called “Cats Are Capable of Mind Control: And 1,000+ UberFacts You Never Knew You Needed to Know.”
Check out 10 fun pop culture facts from the book below!
- Christopher Walken was a lion tamer for a circus as a teenager. He applied for the job because he “liked cats.”
- The welcome sign in Kurt Cobain’s hometown of Aberdeen, Washington, says “Come As You Are.”
- Bob Marley gave credit for “No Woman, No Cry” to Vincent Ford, a friend who ran a soup kitchen, to ensure the royalty checks would keep it open.
- “Frozen" was the first animated Disney feature to be directed by a woman.
- Marilyn Manson’s real name is Brian Hugh Warner.
- Prince played more than 25 different instruments on his debut album "For You.”
- Mary-Kate Olsen decorated her wedding ceremony with bowls of cigarettes.
- Nicolas Cage bought an octopus as a pet. He thought it would help with his acting.
- Steven Spielberg refused to direct the Harry Potter films because it wouldn’t be a challenge.
- Madonna was fired from Dunkin Donuts for squirting jelly donuts at customers.
“Cats Are Capable of Mind Control” is available now! Buy it here.