In 2005, the International Olympic Committee agreed to accept the necessary bribes from Great Britain for the 2012 London Olympics in the form of unpasteurized Stilton.

By European Union regulation, certain protected cheese appellations in Italy may not be mentioned in conversation without a credit check.

The Shah of Iran once handed over fifteen dissidents for a single pound of Chevrotin-du-Ciel.

According to instructions distributed to various host venues by the Donald Trump campaign, the American cheese in any cheeseburger consumed by Mr. Trump must be wrapped in edible gold leaf.

In 1997, a wheel of Sainte-Margot-des-Vidanges exploded in storage, destroying 1.8 square kilometers of the warehouse district of Vidanges. Damage was estimated at $384,900,000.