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    It isfun because it is a fact!

    Canada is an Indian word meaning ''Big Village'.
     
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    Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
     
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    If you try to stop yourself from throwing up by closing your mouth, the vomit will just come out your nose.
     
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    The invetor of the light bulb was afraid of the dark.
     
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    Coca-Cola would be green if colouring were not added to it.:grin:
     
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    Female Kangaroos have three vagina's.
     
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    Elephants weigh less than a blue whale's tongue.
     
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    Ants stretch when they wake up in the morning.
     
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    Walt Disney had Musophobia, which is the fear of mice! (he created Mickey Mouse)
     
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    Elephants can't jump. Fact.
     
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    A crocodile can not stick its tongue out.
     
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    Honey does not spoil. You could essentially eat three thousand year old honey. FACT.
     
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    Leonardo Da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other hand at the same time.
     
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    Leonardo Da Vinci also had dyslexia.
     
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    Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.
     
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    No word in the English language ryhmes with:

    1. month
    2. orange
    3. silver or
    4. purple
     
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    Orange- Lozenge.

    Boom.
     
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    That's deep!:twisted:
     
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    The hyoid bone is the sole bone in your body that is not connected to another bone. Bone-us points if u no where it's located!
     
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    Words with obscure perfect ryhmes...

    orange - Blorenge (a hill in Wales)

    silver - chilver (female lamb)
     
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    Words with obscure perfect ryhmes...

    purple - nurple (slang: act of roughly twistting a nipple:))
     
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    Really. My Mum used to keep it in the fridge to prevent spoilage, and often throw it away. It used to congeal if i remember, the sugar separating from the rest or something like that.
     
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    and this is for Sir Sentinel (presumptuous of me...):

    The average chocolate bar has eight insect legs in it.;)
     
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    Does Djok have purple nurples? Hope we don't see them today!

    Allez Rogi!
     
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    It is impossible to lick your own elbow (go on, try it!).:)
     
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    Quest for 18th and 80th! And what would be Chrissy's welcoming gift to the 18-slam club for Rodge? Purply everywhere?:)
     
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    Bananas grow pointing upwards.
     
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    Also impossible to kiss one's own arse...that's why I leave it to others to perform!
     
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    Have u been spying on me in the bedroom???:twisted:
     
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    Worms taste like fried bacon.

    R2 might wanna try it, our in-house bacon connoisseur.:)
     
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    111,111 x 111,111 = 123,456,789,987,654,321.;)
     
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    No part of New Zealand is more than 128 km from the sea. FACT.
     
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    Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a ''Friday the 13th''.
     
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    It is physically impossible for pigs to look up at the sky. FACT.
     
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    The sun is square when viewed from the arctic.

    (Could the Earth be square when viewed from the sun?:))
     
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    An aptly (I suppose) fun facts would be:

    The strongest muscle in proportion to its size in the human body is the tongue.;)
     
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    A fact it is, that is because of their necks.:)
     
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    Spiders have eight legs. FACT.
     
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    Heres a wee tennis one for you on the ATP tour when a player hits a first serve in and hits a forehand as their second shot the server wins 99% of points on average
     
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    Monfils is the only person to have not been aced by Karlovic in a match. Fact.
     
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    English can be a repetitiously boring language...all 24-hour calendar parts end in "day".
     
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    The Mighty Federer only wins [Grand Slams] with his tried, test and proven Tour 90 racquet! That is a fact until proven otherwise.

    [Revert back to Tour 90 and you shall win again this fall at Flushing Meadows, come on!]
     
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    People can generally survive without food for 30-40 days average.

    Compliments to FanofLu for the inspiration of this fact.
     
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    Each drop of your blood earns mega frequent flyer miles...12,000 of them per day.
     
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    Butterflies taste with their feet! :grin:

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    You drown differently in fresh water and salt water. Salt water takes much longer for you to die an uncomfortable death. Fact.
     
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    The Whale Shark is A Fish.

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    On average, doctors sloppy handwriting kills around 7,000 people annually.
     
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