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    Default sneakers' "Random Fact of the Day" thread

    According to Donald Dossey, Stress Management Center and Phobia Institute in Asheville (NC):

    In the U.S $800 or $900 million is lost in business every Friday the 13th because people will not fly or do business they would normally do.

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    i have one thing to say to that...

    people are retarded...








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    A polar bear's skin is BLACK.

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    In Baltimore, Maryland, it is not legal to take a lion to the movies.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SeeingRed View Post
    In Baltimore, Maryland, it is not legal to take a lion to the movies.
    hahahha good one

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    Quote Originally Posted by SeeingRed View Post
    In Baltimore, Maryland, it is not legal to take a lion to the movies.
    I wonder if it's legal to take cougars to the movies there.

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    In the UK, a pregnant woman can legally urinate anywhere she wants.

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    On January 22, 1943 at 7:30am in Spearfish, SD, the temperature rose 49 degrees in 2 minutes.

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    The World's Nothernmost functional public settlement (not scientists) is Ny-Ålesund, on the island of Svalbard, which is controled by Norway.

    Its location: 78°55′N, 11°56′E It has a permenant population of 35.

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    The most venomous snake on earth is the Inland Taipan which lives in central Australia.

    It is 50 times more venomous than a Indian Cobra, and 750 times more venomous than an Eastern Diamondback.

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    The new Motion City Soundtrack album Even If It Kills Me comes out today!

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    Pigs, rabbits, and dogs are among the animals that practice "Coprophagia". Which is the act of eating one's feces.

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    The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.

    Sad, but true....
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    Quote Originally Posted by BigBroncLove View Post
    The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.

    No joke!
    Haha, awesome!

    Bonus fact of the day: A few years ago there were only 4 elk in all Dane County. My friend's roommate hit one of them with his car and it was totaled (both car and elk).

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    Quote Originally Posted by sneakers View Post
    Haha, awesome!

    Bonus fact of the day: A few years ago there were only 4 elk in all Dane County. My friend's roommate hit one of them with his car and it was totaled (both car and elk).
    great know there are 3
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