Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for January 04, 2017
In 1957, Strom Thurmond filibustered for 24 hours and 18 minutes against the Civil Rights Act, having an intern hold a bucket in the Senate cloakroom for him to urinate in- while keeping one foot on the Senate floor- just in case! Winds on Neptune reach 1500 miles per hour- five times faster than the Earth's strongest tornadoes! Pokemon Go let Americans to take an estimated 144 billion extra steps in the first month of its release alone!