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"Prior to World War Two, the color pink was popular for boys, and the color blue was popular for girls." - trivia

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"Prior to World War Two, the color pink was popular for boys, and the color blue was popular for girls." - trivia
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"When you write something down, you are forty-two percent more likely to make it happen." - factoid

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"When you write something down, you are forty-two percent more likely to make it happen." - factoid
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"Grapes and cherries both have about 81 percent water content." - factoid

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"Grapes and cherries both have about 81 percent water content." - factoid
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"Trying to learn a second language is easier before puberty than after." - National Institutes of Health

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"Trying to learn a second language is easier before puberty than after." - National Institutes of Health
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"The average American spend 70% of their money on housing, transportation, and food (not including income taxes and Social Security)." - Grant Sabatier

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"The average American spend 70% of their money on housing, transportation, and food (not including income taxes and Social Security)." - Grant Sabatier
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"About 20% of Mathematics and Computer Science graduates tend to go on to further study." - Oxford University

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"About 20% of Mathematics and Computer Science graduates tend to go on to further study." - Oxford University

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"The average person will encounter eighty-thousand people during the course of their lifetime." - factoid

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"The average person will encounter eighty-thousand people during the course of their lifetime." - factoid
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"Egg shells get their color due to the types of chicken they come from. White-feathered chickens with white earlobes lay white eggs, and red-feathered chickens with red ear lobes lay brown eggs." - factoid

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"Egg shells get their color due to the types of chicken they come from. White-feathered chickens with white earlobes lay white eggs, and red-feathered chickens with red ear lobes lay brown eggs." - factoid
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"Launch velocity accounts for sixty-five percent of missed basketball shots." - factoid

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"Launch velocity accounts for sixty-five percent of missed basketball shots." - factoid
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"It takes human hair one-hundred days to grow three inches." - factoid

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"It takes human hair one-hundred days to grow three inches." - factoid
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"Every pound you lose takes 4 pounds of pressure off your knees and 6 pounds off your hips." - WebMD

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"Every pound you lose takes 4 pounds of pressure off your knees and 6 pounds off your hips." - WebMD
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"College graduates are almost twice as likely to be married than those with only high school degrees, while college-educated women are more likely to have long-lasting marriages than less educated women." - Pew Research Center

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"College graduates are almost twice as likely to be married than those with only high school degrees, while college-educated women are more likely to have long-lasting marriages than less educated women." - Pew Research Center
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"You are upperclass if your annual household income is more than double the national median." - Pew Research Center

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"You are upperclass if your annual household income is more than double the national median." - Pew Research Center
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"English is currently the most widely-spoken language on the planet, yet it is the only language among the top ten most spoken that lacks an official regulatory academy to approve spelling." - Dictionary.com

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"English is currently the most widely-spoken language on the planet, yet it is the only language among the top ten most spoken that lacks an official regulatory academy to approve spelling." - Dictionary.com
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"Botanically, a banana🍌 is a berry." - factoid

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"Botanically, a banana🍌 is a berry." - factoid
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"Although they make up only 15% of enrollees, disabled beneficiaries account for 42% of Medicaid spending, the largest share." - Kaiser Family Foundation

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"Although they make up only 15% of enrollees, disabled beneficiaries account for 42% of Medicaid spending, the largest share." - Kaiser Family Foundation
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"It takes twenty-one days for a human to form a habit, and another twenty-one days for a human to break that habit." - factoid

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"It takes twenty-one days for a human to form a habit, and another twenty-one days for a human to break that habit." - factoid
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"January is the top month for promotion activity." - LinkedIn

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"January is the top month for promotion activity." - LinkedIn
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"Scooby-Doo is a Great Dane." - factoid

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"Scooby-Doo is a Great Dane." - factoid
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"The average American will have eaten 1,500 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches before high school graduation." - Prepared Foods

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"The average American will have eaten 1,500 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches before high school graduation." - Prepared Foods
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