Loudwire just posted an article called 20 Facts you Probably Didn’t know about Megadeth and it’s a pretty entertaining quick read. Here a couple gems:
After getting the boot from Metallica, Dave Mustaine began his second attempt at global domination by briefly working as a telemarketer.
Dave Mustaine got the idea for ‘Rust in Peace’ from a bumper sticker reading “May all your warheads rust in peace.”
The title track from ‘Countdown to Extinction’ was awarded the Humane Society’s Genesis Award in 1993; a yearly honor recognizing outstanding work in raising awareness of animal issues.
A late ‘90s episode of the ‘X-Files’ featured Agent Moulder telling his partner Scully to “Better hide your Megadeth albums.”
In 1998, Dave Mustaine made a cameo appearance on ‘The Drew Carey Show,’ where he failed an audition to join Carey’s band.
Dave Mustaine is a certified black belt in Tae Kwon Do and Ukidokan karate, so watch your mouth!
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