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Fantastically Funny Phobias!!

April 28th 2015 12:00
Nomophobia - the phobia of not having service on your mobile phone

Somniphobia - the fear of falling asleep

Oikophobia - a fear of household appliances
screaming person scared

Aibohphobia - is the fear of palindromes, and guess what? The word aibohphobia itself is a palindrome.


Neophobia - the fear of something new

Hylophobia - fear of wood, forests and trees

Gephyrophobia - a fear of bridges

Trypophobia - the fear of clustered holes

Chronophobia - most commonly found in elderly, chronophobia is a fear of time passing

Phagophobia - the fear of swallowing

Omphalophobia - the phobia of belly buttons

Phobophobia - a phobia of phobias

Deipnophobia - the fear of dinner parties

Arithmophobia - a fear of numbers


Allodoxaphibia - the fear of opinions


Genuphobia - this is the phobia of knees

Scriptophobia - the fear of writing in public

Dutchphobia - people with this fear are seriously missing out with their fear of Dutch people and culture

Francophobia - you can forget all about that trip to Paris if you suffer from the fear of French people and culture

Venustraphobia - a fear of beautiful women

Euphobia - what a sad life those people with Euphobia must lead as it is the fear of good news

Panophobia - the fear of everything
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100 Years Of ANZAC

April 25th 2015 08:22
So its almost 6:30pm Australian Eastern Standard Time but never late than never hey!

Today was the 100th year since the Anzacs first landed at Gallipoli so here's some ANZAC facts that may be new to you
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Crazy Chicken Facts

April 19th 2015 00:39
rooster chicken head
Did you know that chickens are the most populous bird on the planet? I think it's time we learned a thing our two about our most populous poultry.

Female chickens, who aren't old enough to lay eggs are called pullets.

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WHO'S A NOSEY PARKER THEN!

March 11th 2015 03:24
Ever wondered where the term 'Nosey Parker' came from? The nosey part in itself is quite obvious, but the Parker part?

Archbishop of Canterbury Matthew nosey Parker
It turns out there actually was an original Nosey Parker, one Matthew Parker in point of fact. Matthew Parker had worked his way up the ecclesiastical ranks from performing as chaplain to Henry VIII, to eventually becoming the Archbishop of Canterbury from 1559 to 1575.

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WEE VILL STOP EATING THE CROPS!

February 11th 2015 23:22
wine glasses clinking free image
In 1545 in France, the weevils who were currently eating the crops of Saint-Julien's vineyards were taken to court!

The motion began when a group of winemakers pressured the local judge into a way to stop the weevils, so he had a indictment drawn up and even appointed a defense lawyer to act on behalf of the weevils (now there's an argument I would have liked to have seen!).

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'TIS THE SEASON FOR SILLY QUOTES!

December 14th 2014 23:36
"I love Christmas! I receive a lot of wonderful presents I can't wait to exchange"
- Henry Youngman


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TRUST ME HEAD COLD CURES CAN BE WORSE!!!

November 18th 2014 11:39
Suffered from any earaches recently?
Sneezing cold


Just be glad you're not living in the the olden days of England when one of the cures for earache was to insert an oil covered cockroach into your ear!

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SHOCKINGLY THE DETAILS CAN BE IMPORTANT!

September 19th 2014 21:01
electric chair
During the 1890's, the Emperor of Abysinia (now known as Ethiopia) became fascinated with the idea of using the newly invented electric chair.

So he went ahead and ordered a number of extremely expensive electric chairs before realising that he had overlooked one seemingly minor detail. Abysinia didn't have any electricity.

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Wars Of The Roses Game Of Thrones
George R. R. Martin has said that his main inspiration for writing his book series colloquially known as the Game Of Thrones series thanks to the HBO television production, was the series of dynastic wars during the 1400's for the throne of England known as the Wars of the Roses.
The fight that arose over succession upon the king's death was the paramount inspiration for the main storyline.


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CHARACTER FACTS FROM GAME OF THRONES

August 22nd 2014 05:03
game of Thrones opening title image
Kristian Nairn who plays the role of Hodor is a DJ! Yes, believe it or not, 'Hodor' was a full-time DJ before he landed his role as a cast member of Game Of Thrones, and even now still DJs in his home town of Belfast during the off-season. DJ Nairn also plays guitar and sings.

Robbed Stark's wife Talisa Maegyr, real name Oona Chaplin is the granddaughter of Charlie Chaplin!
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