The first product to have a bar code on its package was Wrigleys chewing gum.
No billionaires in China
In 2002, there were no billionaires in China. In 2007, there are 106 billionaires.
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China is the source of 70% of the worlds pirated goods.
To save costs, the body of Shakespeare's friend and fellow dramatist, Ben Jonson, was buried standing up in Westminister Abbey, London in 1637.