10 Mind-Blowing Facts About P*ni-ses That Will Make You Re-Think Everything – MUST READ

This one’s a real doozy. When Napoleon Bonaparte died, apparently his doctor cut off his shaft for the autopsy. In 1977, the shaft was eventually sold for a whopping $2,900 (this feels cheap?) to a urologist in New Jersey and was apparently 1.5 inches at the time it was sold. But during the interim period, people had much to say about it. Because it was ill-preserved, the shaft was allegedly compared to a piece of leather, a shriveled eel, and to beef jerky. And when it was put for up public display in Manhattan in 1927, TIME remarked that it looked like a “maltreated strip of buckskin shoelace.