The founders of more than half of America’s private start-ups valued at over $1 billion were born outside the US.
In the last decade, the US has awarded more patents to immigrants than the next 26 countries combined.
A former Prime Minister of Norway was detained for an hour at Washington’s Dulles airport because a stamp in his passport showed he’d been to Iran in 2014.
25% of Americans believe God decides who wins the Superbowl.
A Saudi prince bought seats on a Qatar Airways plane for 80 falcons.
Elon Musk plans to offer tickets to Mars for less than $200,OOO. ‘Are you prepared to die?’ he said. ‘Then, if that’s ok, you’re a candidate for going.’
181 books published in Britain in 2016 had the word F*** in the title: three times as many as in 2015.