October 12, 2007
• The Putumayo agreement is the only rule in Mornington Crescent which has been enacted and repealed three times in the history of the game.
• 86 students from Queens College, London hold the record for the maximum number of people in bed together. The bed in question was only a full-sized bed.
• The rutabaga holds the distinction of being the only vegetable to amplify sound waves.
• "Googlewhacking", the attempt to find one unique hit by searching a combination of two or more words that can be found in the dictionary, has become a national pastime in Norway.
• Before becoming a protected species, the platypus held the distinction of being the Australian animal with the most failed attempts at domestication.