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    The English invented football (soccer in

    America) when kicking around the heads of slaughtered Danish invaders.
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    When Pearl Harbor was bombed,

    the top Navy command was called CINCUS (pronounce it out loud).
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    I just wanted to say everyone is

    so lovely on here ❤️
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    Cleopatra (who died in 30 BC) lived closer to

    the time of the 1969 moon landing, than the time of the creations of Egypt's pyramids.
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    Did you know.., Three cups of mustard in a

    warm bath will stop a menstrual cycle. Washing a load of gravel in your washing machine will clean it and prolong the life of the machine. A box of nails will turn golden in color if put in the microwave for 3-5 minutes. Placing needles under your fingernails is a practice...
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    According to a survey,

    as much as 99% of people prefer deleting the entire password when they just mess up one letter.
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    One day your parents put you down

    and never picked you up again. If you turn your underwear inside out and put them on, the whole universe is wearing your underwear except for you. You're not stuck in traffic, you are the traffic. At some point you will be the next person on Earth to die. People in cars...
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    Manta Ray Appears On San Francisco Sidewalk

    So, I'm walking back to work from lunch, and on the sidewalk of a very busy street in San Francisco (right at 4th and Market in the South of Market district) I see a huge Manta Ray on the sidewalk! I was one of the first people at the site and a few police officers had just...
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    Black and white cows produce 10% more milk

    than brown and white cows.
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    You're more likely to get hit by an asteroid

    than to win the lottery. Good luck.
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    Weird Sex Facts

    The French term for pubic lice is: papillons d'amour or " Butterflies of love ". Ultrasound test have revealed that male fetuses are capable of getting erections during the last trimester. Homosexual behavior has been observed in marine...
    Luci Luci 21-25, F 13 Responses Mar 28, 2007

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    In 1996, a Swedish couple tried to name their

    son ?Brfxxccxxmnpcccclllmmnprxvclmnckssqlbb11116.? They would have pronounced it ?Albin.?
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    If you laid all the DNA in your cells end to

    end, it would go from the earth to the moon more than 245,000 times.
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    In 2013, Daily Mail discovered

    that fast food restaurant ice cream may actually be dirtier than toilet water.
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    Laughing when tickled is actually your body

    emitting a panic response.
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    If you were to remove all of the empty space

    from the atoms that make up every human on earth, the entire world population could fit into an apple
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    The Dassler brothers

    that founded Puma and ADIDAS were both Nazis.
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    Humphrey Bogart's character Rick never actually

    says, "Play it again, Sam" in the movie Casablanca.
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    If you eat a polar bear liver,

    you will die. Humans can?t handle that much vitamin A
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    People with awkward and weird personalities

    tend to make the best friends.
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    Elephants can die from broken hearts,

    especially when they are young and separated from their social groups.
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    In the American Civil War,

    soldiers were required to have at least two opposing front teeth so they could open a gunpowder pouch. Some draftees had their front teeth removed to avoid service.
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    Viagra was originally designed to treat

    hypertension and angina when its main side effect was discovered.
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    The reason we have 12 numbers on a clock

    and we can only count to 10 on our fingers and thumbs comes from the Egyptians who counted the joints on each finger. There are 3 joints to each finger so one hand for day and the other for night gives 24 hours. These are the "hands" on the clock.
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    We all know salt is a preservative.

    The word "salt" comes from the Latin root "sal" which means to save. Before we had refrigerators salt saved our food from rotting. Sal can also be found in the word salvation, which literally means to be saved or protected.
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    Facebook, with its 1 billion users,

    would be the third-largest country in the world (if it was a country).
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    T-shirt was invented in 1904

    and marketed to bachelors who couldn't sew or replace buttons.
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    The “Sixth Sick Sheik’s Sixth Sheep’s

    Sick” is the most difficult tongue-twister.
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    Wierd Facts About Hair Colour.

    Asians are the only people who have truly black hair. All other races who appear to have black hair really have shades of brown. Asians have round shaped hair when cut at a cross section. Europeans have slightly oval shaped hair and black people have elliptical hair as seen in a...
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    Most people who fail high school,

    turn out to be really successful.
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    Mel Blanc's tombstone reads,

    "That's all folks."
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    Interesting Fact...

    MOTHER IN LAW can be rearranged to WOMAN HITLER.
    LilMissMandy LilMissMandy 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 20, 2013

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    Did You Know....

      [1] If you are right handed, you will tend to chew your food on your       right side. If you are left handed, you will tend to chew your food on       your left side. [2] If you stop getting thirsty, you need to...
    Casper92 Casper92 18-21, F 19 Responses Nov 29, 2008

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    Emotional pain lasts

    for 10 to 20 minutes, anything longer is actually self inflicted by over thinking, making things worse.
    4evershattered 4evershattered 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 9, 2014

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    Men Can Actually Be Thinking Of Nothing And Women, Not So Much...

    Because of the way men and women utilize their brains, when a woman asks a man "What are you thinking?" and he responds "Nothing", it may be a true statement. Women, generally speaking, utilize both hemispheres of their brains equally.  Men on the other hand, also generally...
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    50 Really Weird Facts About Your Body

    1. It’s possible for your body to survive without a surprisingly large fraction of its internal organs. Even if you lose your stomach, your spleen, 75% of your liver, 80% of your intestines, one kidney, one lung, and virtually every organ from your pelvic and groin area, you...
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    Fact

    My ex-boyfriend is a douche bag. :) Proven fact. Haha.
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    The most successful rapper,

    Eminem, has never used the 'N word'
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    The role of Dirty Harry was offered to Frank

    Sinatra, John Wayne, and Paul Newman, all of whom turned it down, before Clint Eastwood finally said yes.
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    William vs James On 1 July 1690,

    two armies faced each other across the River Boyne, just to the north of Dublin in Ireland. The commander on the north side was William of Orange, a Dutch Protestant, who had recently been crowned King of England, Scotland and Ireland. The commander on the south side was James...
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    There is a reason why the older you get,

    the faster the years go by. This is a little deep so hold on.... We relate time on this Earth not based on the clock and the calendar, but rather our own memories and experience from day to day. So when you are 2 years old, one year is half of your life as a whole...a large...
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    A South African man woke up in the morgue

    after being presumed dead. He had had an asthma attack 21 hours before.
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    The average penis length - FLACID is 3.

    .6" the average erect length is 5.16 inches and the most important statistic is girth - circumference - which for an erect penis is 4.5" The sample size was over 15,000 men. The old limerick - long and thin, goes right in, short and thick does the trick. So how many guys...
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    95 percent of an atom is emptiness.

    And we can all agree that everything is made up of atoms. Therefore everything we know of, including our selfs, is 5 percent something and 95 percent is nothing. We are practically nonexistent.
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    The word ?facetiously?

    contains all 5 vowels and ?y?
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