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A song only needs to sell 5,000 copies to top the Irish music charts.
A book only needs to sell 3,000 copies to top the Irish bestseller list.
The founders of Google were willing to sell Google for $1 million to Excite in 1999, but Excite turned them down. Google is now worth $527 Billion.
In New York, it is illegal to sell a haunted house without telling the buyer.
In 2006 someone tried to sell New Zealand on eBay. The price got up to $3,000 before eBay shut it down.
In 2006, when three people tried to sell Coca Cola secrets to Pepsi, they quickly informed Coke, and the FBI.
Only two countries in the world are not allowed to sell Coca-Cola officially: North Korea and Cuba.
In the U.S., a sentence of life in prison without parole was given for trying to sell US$10 of marijuana to an undercover officer.
In 1999, the founders of Google actually tried to sell it to Excite for just US$1 million. Excite turned them down.
Uruguay became, in 2013, the first country in the world to make it legal to grow, sell and consume marijuana.
Sylvester Stallone was so poor, he had to sell his dog for $50. A week later, he sold the script for Rocky and bought him back for $3,000.
McDonald’s used to sell pizza in the 70s.
Brazil once tried to sell an aircraft carrier on eBay.
In 2009, a 10-year-old British girl tried to sell her grandmother on eBay.
A few Australian Companies Sell Sand to Saudi Arabia.
Iran is the only country in the world where it is legal to sell your kidneys. The government regulates the market.
In 2006, an Australian man tried to sell New Zealand on Ebay. The starting price was AU$0.01 and managed to reach AU$3000 before Ebay closed the auction.
Elvis Presley’s manager Colonel Tom Parker used to sell both ‘I love Elvis’ and ‘I hate Elvis’ badges at his concerts.
United Artists offered Stallone up to US$340,000 to sell them the rights to the screenplay of Rocky if he agreed to not star in the movie. He refused.
It is illegal for pet stores in Beverly Hills to sell dogs and cats that are not from a shelter or rescue.