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Showing posts with label trivia. Show all posts

"Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously." - trivia

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"Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously." - trivia
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"Smurfs are three apples tall." - Peyo

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"Smurfs are three apples tall." - Peyo
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"Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat-of-arms for that reason." - trivia

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"Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat-of-arms for that reason." - trivia
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"The chicken is one of the few things mankind eats before it is born and after it is dead." - trivia

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"The chicken is one of the few things mankind eats before it is born and after it is dead." - trivia
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"A 'jiffy' equals 1/100th of a second." - trivia

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"A 'jiffy' equals 1/100th of a second." - trivia
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"San Francisco cable cars are the only National Monuments that can move." - trivia

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"San Francisco cable cars are the only National Monuments that can move." - trivia
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"West Point outperformed Harvard at the 1933 William Lowell Putnam Competition." - trivia

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"West Point outperformed Harvard at the 1933 William Lowell Putnam Competition." - trivia
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"In some Polish homes, an image of a Jew holding a coin hangs to the left of the doorway, and is customarily turned upside down on the Sabbath so that good fortune may fall upon the household." - trivia

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"In some Polish homes, an image of a Jew holding a coin hangs to the left of the doorway, and is customarily turned upside down on the Sabbath so that good fortune may fall upon the household." - trivia
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"The reason wedding bands are worn on the fourth finger is because in ancient times, it was thought that there was a vein in your finger on your left hand that ran straight to your heart." - trivia

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"The reason wedding bands are worn on the fourth finger is because in ancient times, it was thought that there was a vein in your finger on your left hand that ran straight to your heart." - trivia
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"Everybody knows that Ron Powlus played for Notre Dame." - trivia

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"Everybody knows that Ron Powlus played for Notre Dame." - trivia
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"You don't always yawn because you are tired. Sometimes you yawn to get more air in your lungs." - trivia

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"You don't always yawn because you are tired. Sometimes you yawn to get more air in your lungs." - trivia
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"Developers wear hoodies in Silicon Valley because the labs are cold." - trivia

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"Developers wear hoodies in Silicon Valley because the labs are cold." - trivia
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"Jimmy Carter was the first United States President to be born in a hospital." - trivia

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"Jimmy Carter was the first United States President to be born in a hospital." - trivia
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"As of the year 2019, the average American video gamer is 33 years old." - fact

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"As of the year 2019, the average American video gamer is 33 years old." - fact
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"May is Huntington's Disease Awareness Month." - trivia

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"May is Huntington's Disease Awareness Month." - trivia
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"In April 2019 the total number of cellphones outnumbered the human population." - trivia

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"In April 2019 the total number of cellphones outnumbered the human population." - trivia
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"You can make 100,000 slices of toast with the energy of a single bolt of lighting." - trivia

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"You can make 100,000 slices of toast with the energy of a single bolt of lighting." - trivia
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"With more than 500 million neurons, the human gut is the only organ with its own nervous system." - trivia

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"With more than 500 million neurons, the human gut is the only organ with its own nervous system." - trivia
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"The song 'Jingle Bells' (copyrighted to James Pierpont on September 16, 1857 as 'One Horse Open Sleigh'), while considered a Christmas classic, was actually written for Thanksgiving." - trivia

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"The song 'Jingle Bells' (copyrighted to James Pierpont on September 16, 1857 as 'One Horse Open Sleigh'), while considered a Christmas classic, was actually written for Thanksgiving." - trivia
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"As a general consensus, Caucasians start going grey by early thirties, Asian hair in their late thirties and African by mid-forties." - trivia

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"As a general consensus, Caucasians start going grey by early thirties, Asian hair in their late thirties and African by mid-forties." - trivia
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