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June 25th 2014 04:15
After the invention of colour television, the number of people dreaming in black and white decreased.

Offering incentives such as money for doing well in an IQ test can result not only in a better effort, but also a better score.

Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.

During 2009 one of eight newly married couples in the US met online.

80% of American men say they would marry the same woman if they had it to do all over again.

50% of American women say they'd marry the same man.
Vitruvian man Vitruviano

Approximately two-thirds of people tip their head to the right when they kiss.

Humans produce about 10,000 gallons of saliva in a lifetime.

If you are right handed, you will tend to chew food on your right side. If you are left handed, the opposite applies.

Women blink nearly twice as much as men.

Only 2% of the Earth's population are natural redheads.

Human fingernails grow nearly 4 times faster than toenails.

On average, a man's nose is 10% larger than that of a woman.

In ancient Rome it was considered a sign of leadership to be born with a crooked nose.

The first man to swim the length of Great Britain grew a beard to stop jellyfish stinging his face.

There’s a fine line between fishing and standing on the shore like an idiot.



April 30th 2014 00:02
Beer tap cask ale alcohol
On Monday the 17th of October, 1814, 9 people died as a result of the London Beer Flood.

A large beer tank at the Meux and Company Brewery containing 610,000 litres of beer (135,000 gallons) ruptured, causing other nearby tanks to burst.

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March 19th 2014 01:37
human skull death free image
No one lives forever, but here are some odd statistics about death that you may not know.

You are 6-7 times more likely to die in an elevator than on a rollercoaster.
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A professional French pickpocket with a reputation for visiting cities holding large scale international events such as the Olympics, once visited Seville, Spain during 1999 only to make a huge of mistake in selecting his quarry.
Pickpocket sign

Thinking that he was in his element (large public spaces full of meandering tourists) he circled a group of young men before deciding, unknowingly, to target Larry Wade who was at that time, a member of the U.S.A Athletic team and a champion hurdler.

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February 12th 2014 04:37
Turkish Van Cat one eye blue one eye green
Ailurophilia is the "love of cats."

Cats with only one eye supposedly bring good luck. Upon seeing one you are supposed to spit on your thumb, jab it into the palm of your hand, and make a wish.
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The ever familiar Christmas Carol "The Twelve Days Of Christmas" is believed to have come about as a coded message when Catholicism became illegal to practice in England from 1558. In order to help young Catholics remember the basics of their religion, the song was created with a hidden religious meaning which went as follows:

The Partridge in the Pear Tree is the Son of God.
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Christmas is coming and it's time to run around looking for that unique gift for your loved ones, mind you, there's unique, and then there's just plain weird!

Just imagine the look on your friend's or relatives' face when you present them with "Farting Butt Ornaments",
Two glorious Butt's tooting away on your Christmas Tree or amidst your holiday decor. These non-stop, gassy Butts toot your favorite Christmas songs at the press of the cheeks. Choose from 'Santa Classy Claus' or 'Rude Rudolph'. Don't let soft bells and harmonies drag your holidays ever again.

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Fascinating Duck Facts

November 10th 2013 07:33
mallard ducks

There are more than 40 breeds of domestic duck, but what do you really know about them?

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September 15th 2013 03:05
crumpled resume
“Reason for leaving last job: maturity leave.”

“I’m intrested to here more about that. I’m working today in a furniture factory as a drawer”
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August 15th 2013 02:43
Ahhh, resume bloopers, we've all experienced them, but usually not as badly as these...

An applicant who sent her résumé and cover letter without deleting someone else’s editing, including such comments as “I don’t think you want to say this about yourself here”

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