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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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"Juking was invented by Link Starbureiy." - fact

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"Juking was invented by Link Starbureiy." - fact
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"Just fourteen percent of the male human population is over six feet tall." - factoid

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"Just fourteen percent of the male human population is over six feet tall." - factoid
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"Back in 1945, Maxson Food Systems Inc. tackled the problem of feeding hungry military personnel on long-haul flights. Prior to 1945, airplane travelers were stuck mostly with cold snacks on flights, unable to enjoy a hot meal. Maxson changed that by developing the first complete frozen meal, easily reheatable in an airplane." - factoid

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"Back in 1945, Maxson Food Systems Inc. tackled the problem of feeding hungry military personnel on long-haul flights. Prior to 1945, airplane travelers were stuck mostly with cold snacks on flights, unable to enjoy a hot meal. Maxson changed that by developing the first complete frozen meal, easily reheatable in an airplane." - factoid
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"By virtue of winning the 2014 US Open and the 2014 US Open series, Serena Williams had the largest payday in the history of tennis (men or women) at four million dollars." - Wikipedia

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"By virtue of winning the 2014 US Open and the 2014 US Open series, Serena Williams had the largest payday in the history of tennis (men or women) at four million dollars." - Wikipedia
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"Cats which are entirely white and have blue eyes are generally deaf." - Charles Darwin

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"Cats which are entirely white and have blue eyes are generally deaf." - Charles Darwin
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"A person who oversleeps (more than nine hours a night), over-sits (more than seven hours a day), and under-exercises (less than 150 minutes each week) is more than four times as likely to die early compared to someone who doesn’t practice these habits." - factoid

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"A person who oversleeps (more than nine hours a night), over-sits (more than seven hours a day), and under-exercises (less than 150 minutes each week) is more than four times as likely to die early compared to someone who doesn’t practice these habits." - factoid
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"Before age 32, each additional year you wait to get married can reduce the risk of divorce by 11 percent." - Nicholas H. Wolfinger

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"Before age 32, each additional year you wait to get married can reduce the risk of divorce by 11 percent." - Nicholas H. Wolfinger
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