North Korea has recently bid farewell to the Beloved Leader Kim Jong Il in a ceremony that was attended by over two million people in Pyongyang. This infographic from Confused.com looks at how it measures up to some of the more fondly remembered figures of the past century.
It’s pretty common knowledge that “flipping some a bird” is meant as an insult to the recipient. What is not well know is that several innocent hand gestures here in the United States will not be well received in other parts of the world. This infographic designed by Pimsleur Approach contains 7 of the most offensive (and dangerous) ones.
Let’s face it – there are guys whose very appearance can compel you to turn your head in disgust, mutter the word “douchebag” in a l0ng whisper. They might be flexing in their skin-tight t-shirt, invading women’s personal space at a bar, self-promoting, etc. This humorous infographic from Online Dating University looks at some of the tell-tale signs that one might be a douchebag.
When you think of things that originated from Ireland, one might naturally think of Guinness beer. Or possibly the rock band U2 comes to mind. But did you know that Ireland is responsible for many other important inventions that have had major impact on our world? This infographic highlights ten of them.
How is life behind bars? There are lots of activities inmates can do in a day. This infographic from Criminal Justice Degree takes a peek at life behind bars including some interesting statistics on the prison population in America.
January 19th is the 203rd birthday of the famous writer, Edgar Allan Poe. This infographic includes facts about the writer and the names of some of his best work.
Yelp users certainly have a unique way of seeing and interacting with the world. You can easily recognize one by their penchant for food photography and need to review everything from parking lots to laundromats.This infographic takes a humorous look at the average Yelp user.
How many of you are guilty of re-gifting? If it wasn’t for my wife, I’d re-gift frequently. This Infographic from CouponCabin reveals survey results that show just how uncomfortable gifting can be.
I love this! Seinfeld is one of the all time great comedy sit-coms to ever grace a television set. This Infographic provides details on the alternative holiday – Festivus, brought to popularity in the December 18, 1997 Seinfeld episode, “The Strike”. How many of you prefer Festivus to the traditional commercialized Christmas so many celebrate today?
Africanized Honeybees were accidentally released in 1957 by a beekeeper in Brazil. These bees have since spread to the United States at a rate of 100-300 miles per year. Although these bees are perceived to be more aggressive, which contributed to their debated alias “a killer” bee, an Africanized honeybee’s venom contains the same potency as the European Honeybee.