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    Did You Know?

    The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time TV was Fred and Wilma Flintstone. Every day more money is printed for Monopoly than the US Treasury. Men can read smaller print than women can. Women can hear better. Coca-Cola was originally green. The state with...
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    2 Responses Oct 6, 2008

    Unusual Facts

    Trivia facts here! 1. Q. Why isn't the Rotherhithe Tunnel under the Thames straight ? A. It was built with bends so that horses would not be able to see the light at the end of the tunnel and bolt for the exit.  2. Q. What name did Daryl Walters write under ? ...
    mahler mahler
    70+, F
    Apr 27, 2008

    An Acronym.

    In ancient England a person could not have sex unless you had consent of the King, (unless you were in the Royal Family). When anyone wanted to have a baby, they got consent of the King, the King gave them a placard that they hung on their door while they were having sex. The...
    nillionaire nillionaire
    31-35, M
    4 Responses May 19, 2009

    Interesting Facts Behind Corporate Brand Names

    Found on the WEB so my EP friends can enjoy: There are many companies / brands / products whose names were derived from strange circumstances/things/happenings.  Mercedes: This was actually the financier's daughter's name.Adobe: This came from name of the river Adobe Creek that...
    SunnyBelle SunnyBelle
    26-30, F
    11 Responses Sep 25, 2011

    For My Brain....

    A little trivia for the brain....  someone send me this and wanted to share with you...  so, here goes to help your brain..   The sentence: 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog' uses every letter of the alphabet. (Now, you KNOW you're going to try this...
    HAL9001 HAL9001
    36-40, M
    46 Responses Feb 19, 2009

    The Real Simpsons

    http://www.tmz.com/2013/05/07/simpsons-matt-groening-mother-margaret-marge-obituary/ The real  Margaret, Homer, Lisa, Maggie and Patty
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    May 8, 2013

    1904 St. Louis World's Fair

    The 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis introduced the ice cream cone and iced tea to the world, and hot dogs and hamburgers were popularized at the event. Buster Brown children's shoes were introduced at the Fair, along with the turnstile.
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    Oct 21, 2013
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