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Author:  Clyde173 [ Wed Jan 25, 2012 10:25 pm ]
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Fact of the day #73: Hey Bulldog was the last song Paul McCartney and John Lennon worked on in full collaboration together.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:14 pm ]
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Fact of the day #74: An invention made by a Greek engineer over 2000 years ago was an early steam engine and it's now used as a rotating long sprinkler.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Fri Jan 27, 2012 10:08 pm ]
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Fact of the day #75: Adult human hair can stretch 25% of its length.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Sat Jan 28, 2012 8:05 pm ]
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Fact of the day #76: Einstein never learned to drive a car.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Tue Jan 31, 2012 10:18 pm ]
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Fact of the day #77: When the American Civil War ended 1/3 of all paper money was fake.

Fact of the day #78: When Einstein escaped Germany a bounty was put on his head of 20000 marks.

Fact of the day #79: The Beetle's first #1 hit was Love Me Do.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Sat Feb 04, 2012 1:24 am ]
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Fact of the day #80: Captain Kirk had 430 members of his crew.

Fact of the day #81: By the end of the Civil War, 33 percent of all paper currency in circulation was counterfeit. So on July 5, 1865, the Secret Service was created as a part of the Department of the Treasury to help suppress counterfeit currency.

Fact of the day #82: False teeth are often radioactive. Approximately 1 million Americans wear some form of denture; half of these dentures are made of a porcelain compound laced with minute amounts of uranium to stimulate fluorescence. Without the uranium additive, the dentures would be a dull green color when seen under artificial light.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Mon Feb 06, 2012 11:06 pm ]
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Fact of the day #83: On August 22, 1849, Austria launched unmanned balloons carrying bombs with time-delay fuses against Venice. It was the first use of aircraft in warfare.

Fact of the day #84: The New York Giants have 4 Super Bowl wins and have 1 Super Bowl loss.

Author:  Clyde173 [ Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:14 pm ]
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Fact of the day #85: The first paved streets were laid out in Rome in 170 BC

Fact of the day #86: BC stands for Before Christ. Also, AD stands for the Latin term, Anno Domini, which means year of our lord.

Fact of the day #87: The Olympics' motto is "faster, higher, stronger."

Author:  Clyde173 [ Sun Feb 12, 2012 10:43 pm ]
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Fact of the day #88: Chicago's MLB franchise has had 18 different names.

Fact of the day #89: Saudi Arabia has solar powered pay phones in the desert.

Fact of the day #90: Goldfish are called twits when they get pregnant.

Author:  Sokki [ Mon Feb 13, 2012 3:57 pm ]
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Living in Saudi Arabia isn't cheap :P

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