We are generally a bunch of law-and-order types here at Commonplace Fun Facts, and we cannot condone the wanton violation of the law. That being said, there are times when even the […]
Paying the Price for a Typo on Coins
Have you heard of the Republic of Chiie? No, it’s not a new tea and coffee shop, nor is it a greenhouse specializing in the sale of Chia Pets. It isn’t even […]
Rain? What’s That?
In Calama, Chile, a town in the Atacama Desert, no rain fell for 400 years, from 1570 to 1971. source