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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...
    EPJulio EPJulio 26-30, M 24 Responses Aug 14, 2008

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    Infatuation is when you find somebody

    who is absolutely perfect. Love is when you realize that they aren't and it doesn’t matter.
    4evershattered 4evershattered 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 6, 2014

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    A male ********** around 10 cubic centimetres

    of ***** when he comes. That's about a teaspoon's worth. And that's where the bands "10cc" and "The Lovin' Spoonful" derive their names.
    glossylb glossylb 46-50, F 15 Responses Dec 26, 2015

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    Did you know that Kellogg’s Corn Flakes were

    originally invented as a food to reduce the urge to **********?
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 36 Responses Jul 24, 2015

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    Ever wondered why we use the term *****?

    Humans are one of the few mammals into world that don't have a '***** bone'. Check it out, Google: baculum. Yet another weird factoid brought to you from sideshow alley, *~~-land, where the freaks are family and the 'normies' are asked to leave quietly and stop making a scene
    MrsStrangeLust MrsStrangeLust 41-45, F 4 Responses Nov 6, 2015

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    100 years from now Facebook will have 500

    million accounts of dead people
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Jun 27, 2014

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    The **** industry makes more money

    than The National Football League, The National Basketball Association and Major League baseball combined and more than NBC, CBS, and ABC combined.
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 8 Responses Aug 28, 2015

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    In 1567, the man said to have the longest beard

    in the world died after he tripped over his beard running away from a fire... Moments like this I don't know whether to laugh or what...
    Cleopatra05 Cleopatra05 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 9, 2015

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    The Romans used to clean

    and whiten their teeth with urine. Hmm, I guess I'll take their word for it. Noooo way I'm trying that :/
    Cleopatra05 Cleopatra05 18-21, F 21 Responses Oct 21, 2015

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    Drums weren't used on the early Elvis Presley

    records for Sun. In country music circles they were regarded with something approaching suspicion, and in some venues they were banned entirely. Their absence from the arrangement of songs like 'That's All Right (Mama)' obliged bass player Bill Black to slap his instrument as...
    supersnipe supersnipe 56-60, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Did you know your hands

    and feet don't get pruned from water absorbing into your skin but, from an evolutionary trait developed for better grip and traction underwater.
    LeoMommy LeoMommy 22-25, F 6 Responses Nov 9, 2015

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    Blue eyes and grey eyes are made up of the same

    thing, which is why blue and grey eyes often switch to the other or mix.
    HELPTAKENhelpused HELPTAKENhelpused 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 9, 2015

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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.
    fyremoon fyremoon 41-45, M Dec 26, 2013

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    Basorexia: The strong craving

    or hunger for kissing
    LittleMissCandy LittleMissCandy 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 16

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    People with awkward and weird personalities

    tend to make the best friends.
    4evershattered 4evershattered 36-40, F 14 Responses Jun 1, 2014

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    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 13 Responses Jul 17, 2015

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    valprewater valprewater 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 21, 2015

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    The muscle that lets your eye blink is the

    fastest muscle in your body. It allows you to blink 5 times a second.
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 5, 2015

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    The average CD can hold about 74 minutes of

    recorded music. That length was selected by the president of Sony Electronics who felt that a single CD should be able to play the longest recorded version of the Ninth Symphony of Beethoven.
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 6 Responses Sep 1, 2015

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    During his entire life,

    Vincent Van Gogh sold exactly one painting, “Red Vineyard at Arles”.
    valprewater valprewater 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2015

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    I never knew that there was a Golden Tiger.

     They are so beautful!!!!!  However, there are only a few Golden Tigers out there :(
    arai12 arai12 18-21, F Jan 10

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    The oldest condoms ever found date back to the

    1640s (they were found in a cesspit at Dudley Castle), and were made from animal and fish intestines.
    valprewater valprewater 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 26, 2015

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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.
    Jarosuper Jarosuper 31-35, M 30 Responses Dec 10, 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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    Did you know.. A mixture of muratic acid,

    vinegar and water will remove foot callouses almost immediately. Copper is a natural anti coagulant. If you have a cut place an unwashed penny immediately on your wound and it will stop bleeding instantly! Most canned cat foods can replace tuna in recipes with the same...
    bk2455 bk2455 41-45, M 13 Responses Sep 27, 2014

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    When a person cries and the first drop comes

    from the right eye, it’s happiness. Left eye is pain and both eyes is frustration.
    akaShaun akaShaun 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 17, 2015

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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...
    Pilotbob75 Pilotbob75 36-40, M 4 Responses Dec 20, 2013

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    Native Americans used to name their children

    after the first thing they saw as they left their tepees after their children were born, hence the names Sitting Bull and Running Water. Pretty awesome lol
    Cleopatra05 Cleopatra05 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 12, 2015

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    In WWII persons of Japanese ancestry were

    interned until in many cases well after hostilities ended. This was done in Canada and the USA, in the USA by executive order number 9066 signed by President Roosevelt and in Canada by the War Measures act which defined those of Japanese ancestry as Enemy Aliens. In Canada the...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1 51-55, M 3 Responses Dec 9, 2015

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    Any candy with hard shells WARNING STOP

    READING IF YOU LOVE CANDY WITH HARD SHELLS Is made hard by being covered in bug feces.
    HELPTAKENhelpused HELPTAKENhelpused 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 9, 2015

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    It is physically impossible

    for pigs to look up into the sky... that's pretty depressing
    Cleopatra05 Cleopatra05 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 1, 2015

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    blue eyes are more sensitive to light

    but can see better in the dark then darker eyes because they have less melatonin.
    st2896 st2896 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2015

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    Research has shown that people

    who engage in kinky acts like BDSM, spanking, pegging, etc. are generally more psychologically sound than the general population. They also have a better partner relationships which is due to the enhanced communication between partners that is required to participate safely and...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 13 Responses Jul 14, 2015

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    Below, I have listed ways to win an argument

    with a women. There isn't any.
    rainbowmuffins rainbowmuffins 18-21, F 21 Responses May 27, 2015

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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...
    bk2455 bk2455 41-45, M 14 Responses Dec 11, 2013

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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.
    Errrcalynn Errrcalynn 26-30, F 9 Responses Jan 11, 2014

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    Interesting little fact I heard

    while listening to a local radio station. President Abraham Lincoln's son, Robert Todd, wasn't present at the theater where his father was assassinated, but was present when two other presidents, James Garfield and William McKinley, were assassinated.
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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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...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 15, 2014

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    Did you know? in Eritrea its illegal to marry

    one wife. This is after the government ordered all men to marry at least two wives or be jailed for life. their reason is that there's an acute shortage of men in the country.
    dollarsigns dollarsigns 16-17, M 6 Responses Jan 27

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    Idontwanttosendyouapic Idontwanttosendyouapic 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 8, 2015

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    Sex is 10 times more effective

    than Valium at relieving stress.
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 26 Responses Jul 14, 2015

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    Weird to me is just interesting.

    It's not normal... which makes it weird. Us as a human species have put a label on what's supposed to be normal. Anything different than that is just fascinating to most. For it to be weird it must be an oddity and unknown, I just love weird facts:)
    LeoMommy LeoMommy 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 8, 2015

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    It's a proven fact, inelegant women with lots

    of cleavage are far more interesting to listen to.
    ToddToronto ToddToronto 41-45, M Dec 27, 2015

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    fact: I thought rachet came from the word

    wretched. this Maas sense whenever I hear it in context. but in fact, it's nothing so intentional or beautiful. just some stupid rapper using the word to describe sexy trash
    JacquelineJonez JacquelineJonez 22-25, T Dec 2, 2015

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    In Finland, speeding tickets are calculated on

    a percentage of the violators income. For the wealthy, this can mean a citation of over $100,000.
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