You'll likely find this shocking, but America's favorite golden-haired slacker stereotype did a lot of travelling in his youth. McConaughey lived in Australia for a while as an exchange student (and we were so sure he diligently kept his undivided attention on his studies).

As he bummed around the Outback, McConaughey held several odd jobs, including dish washer and chicken coop cleaner. When asked about his time cleaning up after our egg-bearing feathered friends, McConaughey said the most McConaughey thing possible: "Those types of trips are really ones that leave a lasting impression."