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    This does explain a few things This came from

    a Lockheed employee who has had 3 assignments to Saudi Arabia. Worth the read! During the pilot transition program with the KV-107 and C-130 with Lockheed,we found that most Saudi pilot trainees had very limited night vision, even on the brightest of moonlit nights. Their...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 1

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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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    sooo... I have some interesting facts about

    menstruation. :p 1. It’s a biological fact that menstruating makes you less attractive to men. A man’s testosterone levels are directly affected by a woman’s scent, which changes during a menstrual cycle. One study where men sniffed the T-shirts of women who were...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 18 Responses Jul 14, 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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    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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    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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    For men, sex burns between 100

    and 200 calories on average. On the other hand, it only burns approximately 69 calories for women. Seems like 69 is a magic number in many ways LOL!
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 12 Responses Jul 21, 2015

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    valprewater valprewater 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 1

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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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    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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    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.. 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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    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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    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 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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    Stendhal syndrome is a psychosomatic disorder

    that causes rapid heartbeat, dizziness, fainting, confusion and even hallucinations when an individual is exposed to an experience of great personal significance, particularly viewing art.
    valprewater valprewater 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 28, 2015

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    Human Coprolites (fossilised feces) are the

    only Coprolite that, once 're-constituted' smells - this is not a product of our modern diet, we're talking coprolites before the prevalence of agriculture, all the way through to the most recent fossils found This poo related fact has been brought to you from that strange...
    MrsStrangeLust MrsStrangeLust 41-45, F 6 Responses Nov 2, 2015

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    The average bar of chocolate WARNING STOP

    READING IF YOU LOVE CHOCOLATE Has about 8 bug legs in it.
    HELPTAKENhelpused HELPTAKENhelpused 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 9, 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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    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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    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.
    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 7 Responses Aug 17, 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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    Marcette88 Marcette88 31-35, F 13 Responses Jul 17, 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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    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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    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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    Idontwanttosendyouapic Idontwanttosendyouapic 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 8, 2015

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 23 hrs ago

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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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    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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    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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    Birthdays are good for your health.

    Studies have shown that people who have more birthdays live longer.
    DreamingSouls DreamingSouls 16-17, F 5 Responses Feb 3, 2015

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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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    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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    The brain operates on the same amount of power

    as 10-watt light bulb. The cartoon image of a light bulb over your head when a great thought occurs isn’t too far off the mark. Your brain generates as much energy as a small light bulb even when you’re sleeping.
    Roxy007bond Roxy007bond 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 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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    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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    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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    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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