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    Before Rowan Atkinson was the lovable,

    bumbling Mr Bean, he had a series called Black Adder. A bit more risqué than Bean, it was a classic British comedy romp with lots of innuendo, sarcasm, and parodies of realistic people and situations. One regular character was particularly cartoonish... No wait. That's not...
    SonOfTheDelta SonOfTheDelta 41-45, M Feb 3

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    National Debt

    The Outstanding Public Debt as of 09 Oct 2013 is: $ 16,749,635,948,801.80 The estimated population of the United States is 316,807,749 so each citizen's share of this debt is $52,870.03. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $1.83 billion per day since...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Oct 9, 2013

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    Semi Trucks

    One-third of all of the 1,900,000 semi trucks operating in the U.S. are registered in California, Florida, and Texas. There are 3.2 million truck drivers in the U.S., however. About 90 percent of trucking companies and owner-operators have fewer than six trucks.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Oct 13, 2013

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    Complete Collection Of Useless Facts!

    1. Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) was born on and died on days when Halley's Comet can be seen. During his life he predicted that he would die when it could be seen. 2. US Dollar bills are made out of cotton and linen. 3. The "57" on the Heinz ketchup bottle represents the number of...
    ShineLikeJewelz ShineLikeJewelz 31-35, F 5 Responses Mar 9, 2013

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    Celebrities are known

    for their strange requests. The singer of tool needs a room with which he will use to cry in before during and after shows.
    morgan413 morgan413 18-21, F Feb 22

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    4 Interesting Facts

    Am a male, 24, single and a virgin.
    Sazzio Sazzio 22-25, M 1 Response May 30, 2013

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    "For Sayonara, literally translated, 'Since it must be so,' is, of all the good-bys I have heard, the most beautiful. Unlike the Auf Wiedershens and Au revoirs, it does not try to cheat itself by any bravado with 'Till we meet again,' any sedative to postpone the pain of...
    laniferous laniferous 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 12, 2012

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    The average person spends two years on the

    phone in his/her lifetime.
    UnashamedOfYou UnashamedOfYou 16-17, F Feb 10

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    Music Facts

    The singer of Gloomy Sunday committed suicide after releasing d song. Many listeners of that song too committed suicide almost right after. Listening to music whilst writing school notes (NOT reading notes) helps memory a lot. Whilst reading the notes, 90% of what's read will b...
    Sazzio Sazzio 22-25, M Sep 15, 2013

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    Wood ba<x>seball Bats

    The biggest myth about a wood bat is in regards to the grain. Many have said that the further apart the grains are, the better. This isn't true. Density is what is needed in wood bats. The model and weight of the bat are what determine density, not the grain.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Oct 8, 2013

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    World Series Ejections

    Twenty-two ejections have occurred during sixteen different World Series. Two Series, 1919 and 1935, featured ejections from both teams; two Series, 1934 and 1959, had ejections from the winning team; and the remaining twelve Series had ejections from the losing team.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Oct 23, 2013

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    50 Interesting Facts!

    Of all the words in the English language, the word 'set' has the most definitions! What is called a "French kiss" in the English speaking world is known as an "English kiss" in France. "Almost" is the longest word in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical...
    Healthfreak93 Healthfreak93 18-21, F Nov 15, 2013

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    Give That Pig A Standing " O "

    A pig's ****** lasts 30 minutes. (O.M.G.!!!)A cockroach will live nine days without its head before it starves to death. (Creepy. I'm still not over the pig though. I have never paid attention but I have got to investigate this further.)The male praying mantis cannot copulate...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 38 Responses Oct 12, 2012

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    Boston, Massachusetts

    At 90 feet below the surface, the Ted Williams Tunnel is the deepest in North America.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Jul 29, 2013

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    Future

    http://www.facebook.com/pages/Futurism/432266176843588
    KoiNoYokan KoiNoYokan 22-25, M Jan 24, 2013

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    Tilly Devine

    Tilly Devine is not my real name. Cool name you couldn't make up a name as divine. Hehe. It is the real name of one of Australia's toughest female criminals. From England and Born Matilda Mary Twiss. 8th September 1900. She married Jim Devine 12th April 1917. She was a evil...
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    Related Experiences

    I know useless facts about the human body (mostly skin conditions) I have always wanted to be in dermetology but didn't work out so now i just educate myself about it I actually...
    shwaigy shwaigy 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    Some of the very interesting or funny facts about animals Squirrels kiss to identify each other......What a fantastic way to identify your partner. :) A giraffe can lick inside...
    ksnit ksnit 22-25, M Apr 10

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    " You Don't Know Jack Schitt " " You Don't Know Jack Schitt " Jack is the only son of Awe Schitt and O. Schitt, and he has an interesting family tree: In 1957, Awe Schitt, the...
    Txbrwneyes Txbrwneyes 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    It's definitely more so the unavailable than don't like me. In this story I'm going to talk about several different guys. I'll mention their name at the beginning of each story...
    cemarie128 cemarie128 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Michael Snyder Economic Collapse April 7, 2014 The level of employment in the United States has been declining since the year 2000. There have been moments when things have...
    Brooke01 Brooke01 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    I was on the phone with a friend today. We've known for a very long time. I think she's the only one I "talk" to regularly. And when I say that, I mean, have on the phone. I don't...
    WickedScullyOfTheWest WickedScullyOfTheWest 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    ( 1.) I'm really 16 ( 2.) I am weird 3. I like to **** around with people I don't like ( 4.) I have depression ( 5.) I also had PTSD (not any more) 6. I love the color black ( 7...
    jpr606361 jpr606361 22-25, M 48 mins ago

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    Yes I do, even as a gay male I find them to be very interesting. I've never had a problem making friends with some of them, straight or gay. I think they find me non threatening...
    TanTwink TanTwink 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    For some reason recently I started feeling like I haven't really done many exciting things in life. But since I started writing about my experiences here on EP and some comments I...
    G1One G1One 31-35, M Mar 27

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    1. I have two dogs. 2. I have REALLY bad memory 3. I'm very introverted 4. I try to be more open the last 2 years. 5. I haven't seen my father for 10 years. 6. The person I love...
    toughbaby toughbaby 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    1. When I was 8 my great grandmother died. 2. I cried everyday for 2 years after, and still do sometimes. 3. I'm Wiccan. 4. I'm "in the broom closet" 5. Same Love by Macklemore...
    HeyItsMexox HeyItsMexox 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I have the biggest crush on my 40 Year old neighboor ( my jaw hit the floor when she told me her age cause I swear to god I wouldn't give her more then 30.. It's actually pretty...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 22-25 3 Responses Apr 4

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    Untitled As time goes on, we all change. We learn things. And we adapt to that knowledge. We may change more than those around us, or less than them, but, we don't notice our...
    lvyrusl lvyrusl 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    1. My name is Samiyah 2. I am 13 3. From the UK 4. I am an ambivert- I don't mind being around people but like quiet time as well 5. I like vanilla, mint and choc ice cream 6. I...
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Tick tock, tick tock, tick. The clock stops at a halt right on twelve, rewinds, and begins to tick again. How far back do we go? How many times do we repeat ourselves? How many...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    1) I have two middle names 2) my hair colour (ginger) reflects my personality and favorite flavor 3) I have a twin sister 4)I want to be a meteorologist or geologist. 5)I'm a...
    SassySam77 SassySam77 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    1) I'm very easy to provoke 2) I like big words! (I say, sounding like a four year old who's biggest known word is "nugget") 3) oh and I love chicken nuggets. I barley eat any meat...
    LocketRainbow LocketRainbow 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I am just a common person, who used to have large dreams. I would be glad if you have the patience to hear my story. To cut a long story short, I studied at a college, completed...
    commonguy42 commonguy42 22-25, M Mar 23

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    Yes. I have come up with the most elaborate and sickest ideas. I've always had a rather...interesting imagination and I've had it since I was a wee little thing. Well...being a kid...
    Imaginarionify Imaginarionify 22-25, F Mar 31

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    Here be a few facts (conversation starters?) about myself: 1. I have Asperger's. 2. I'm blind in my left eye. 3. I'm a black belt in Shotokan Karate. 4. I have Obsessive...
    NekroNomikon NekroNomikon 18-21, F Mar 31

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    Zucchini Lasagna Replacing the lasagna noodles with thinly sliced zucchini is a great way to still have a cheesy, saucy lasagna while sticking to your low-carb diet. Ingredients...
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    I'm kind of guys who always keep thinking more than talking . I have a lot a lot of things really want to talk about, but I don't know how to say it :/ & always think no one gonna...
    Bash94 Bash94 18-21, M Apr 3

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    Interesting... Here's mine! 1 - I am afraid of clowns 2- I have been to almost all 50 states 3- I love coffee 4- I eat mostly organic foods 5- I love to cook for people 6- I...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 2 Responses Apr 5

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    1. I'm Thai-Chinese 2. I'm 24 years old 3. I can speak three languages Thai, English and Mandarin Chinese 4. I can't survive on my own without my parents or someone who loves me...
    GrumpyGrouchy GrumpyGrouchy 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    1) I am a difficult person to get to know 2) I like the color black. Even though it isn't a color 3) I am probably partially bi polar 4) I try my best to be nice to everyone 5...
    mcc1109 mcc1109 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    1. I am an introvert 2. I like reading 3. I mostly read fantasy 4. I love watching animated movies. 5. I am straight 6. I wish to settle in a village with less people and more...
    elodinlove elodinlove 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    1. I'm outgoing 2. I lift weights and work out everyday 3. I eat my feelings 4. I am in the Navy 5. I currently live in japan 6. I am a people pleaser with no back bone 7. I like...
    grimesfoster grimesfoster 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    1. I am very introverted. 2. I love shooting photography in film. 3. I was viciously bullied all through K12. 4. I like listening to Blitzen Trapper and Rodrigo y Gabriela. 5. I am...
    Red47640 Red47640 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    1. My favorite movie is The Perks of being a Wallflower 2. My all time favorite song is Landslide by Fleetwood Mac 3. I think I'm better than everyone, and I think I'm worse than...
    Amidala97 Amidala97 16-17, F Apr 9

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    1. I love God, but wish I made more time for him. 2. I fear what will become of me. 3. I love, love. 4. I'm a very happy person on the outside. 5. I look like I'm 12 but will be...
    BehappyToday BehappyToday 16-17, F Apr 9

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    1. I love God 2. I love to help people in need 3. I sing weirdly and sing fake opera 4. Whenever I go to another country I hide my american accent with a fake spanish one, It gets...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I saw this and it gave me quite a laugh. Had to share. LMAO
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Okay, here go the boring facts on moi :) 1) I am a retired British Army Engineer 2) My three sons are my biggest accomplishment in life 3) I play the guitar fairly 4) Love...
    Leavinstevin Leavinstevin 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've often been told that I am "weird" and "unusual". I take this to mean I am interesting. I say weird things and I do have an interesting perspective on things. I take a new look...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 23 hrs ago

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    Visit our newest site for kids - Easy Science for Kids. Our site gives educators and parents free worksheets for kids, to help children with listening comprehension, reading...
    easyscienceforkids easyscienceforkids 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

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    What makes me interesting? I can't really be certain what people find interesting about me. I think the fact that I'm usually pretty quiet makes me interesting. When I do speak...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 29

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