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Forum: Did You Know?

Post your factoids here. Things you find interesting. Items that we may not know about.

  1. Post Some random facts

    1. Betty Boop made her cartoon debut in 1930. ..as a dog. She looked similar, but had floppy ears instead of earrings and poodle fur instead of a bob. 2. The first federal prisoners arrived in Alcatraz, San Francisco in 1934. Officially no one has ever escaped, but there are still 5 prisoners...

    Started by Marie5656, 08-08-2006 09:43 AM
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    08-30-2006 06:28 PM Go to last post
  2. What do these words have in common?

    What do the following words have in common? Assess Banana Dresser Grammar Potato Revive Uneven Voodoo

    Started by Marie5656, 08-27-2006 02:32 PM
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  3. Brain teaser

    Which is the only word in the English language to be comprised of two letters, each used three times? scroll down for answer{ / / / / / /

    Started by Marie5656, 08-21-2006 06:08 PM
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    08-21-2006 06:26 PM Go to last post
  4. How the Bermuda Triangle Works

    I was going to just cut and paste this article, but there are some interesting graphics in it. http://science.howstuffworks.com/ref/bermuda-triangle.htm?cid=rss1

    Started by Marie5656, 08-06-2006 02:42 PM
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    08-07-2006 03:08 AM Go to last post
  5. Some information you could probably live without knowing

    Subject: Laws? *~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* In Lebanon, men are legally allowed to have sex with animals, but the animals must be female. Having sexual relations with a male animal is punishable by death. (Like THAT makes sense.)

    Started by Marie5656, 07-20-2006 05:00 PM
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    07-20-2006 06:25 PM Go to last post
  6. How to convert an old Television into a fish tank

    Home * > * Categories * > * Crafts How to Convert an Old TV Into a Fish Tank Have you discovered a dinosaur of a TV set in your attic? It sure can't compete with today's flat-panel units, but it doesn't have to head straight for the junk pile--if you're creative. Here's how to make it...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-30-2006 10:03 AM
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    07-15-2006 08:51 AM Go to last post
  7. A colorful riddle

    There are seven parts to this riddle, Each is part of a greater whole. You see most of these, Everyday as you please: First is what I did to a book yesterday, Second mixes with apples. Third is a shout, then "ouch" you say, Fourth shares the sound of mean. Fifth is what the wind had done,

    Started by Marie5656, 07-13-2006 11:22 AM
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    07-13-2006 11:34 AM Go to last post
  8. How toProtect yourself in a Thunderstorm

    http://www.wikihow.com/Protect-Yourself-in-a-Thunderstorm I get these how to's on my Google home page. Some are really cool.

    Started by Marie5656, 07-09-2006 11:28 AM
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    07-09-2006 11:33 AM Go to last post
  9. How to solve a Sudoku Puzzle

    These puzzles seem to be the latest rage. Here is some help in hearning to solve them. http://www.wikihow.com/Solve-a-Sudoku

    Started by Marie5656, 07-09-2006 02:34 AM
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  10. Some 4th of July stuff

    This links to some Fourth of July things...facts about the flag, fireworks and several other things. There are some great picnic recipes, too. It is worth a look. http://www.fabulousfoods.com/holidays/4th/4th.html

    Started by Marie5656, 07-03-2006 07:29 AM
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  11. 8th Grade Final Exam - 1895

    8th Grade Final Exam - 1895 Remember when our grandparents, great-grandparents, and such stated that they only had an 8th-grade education? Well, check this out! Could any of us have passed the 8th grade in 1895? This is the eighth-grade final exam from 1895 Salina, KS, USA. It was...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-26-2006 04:39 PM
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  12. A whole lot of Trivia

    The Most Interesting and Unusual Facts on the Net "Adcomsubordcomphibspac" is the longest acronym. It is a Navy term standing for Administrative Command, Amphibious Forces, Pacific Fleet Subordinate Command. "Almost" is the longest commonly used word in the English language with all the...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-21-2006 05:37 PM
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  13. This isn't Disney's version......

    +- Bizarre Facts About the Original Version of Snow White -+ The Grimm fairy tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is much different from the Disney version. Here are some examples of how the tale was different: The Queen doesn't ask for Snow White's heart - she wants the ...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-17-2006 05:07 PM
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  14. 35 Facts you were happy not knowing

    35 Facts you were perfectly happy not knowing 1. Rubberbands last longer when refrigerated. 2. Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite. 3. There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar. 4. The average person's left hand does 56% of the typing. 5. The shark is the only...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-11-2006 07:00 PM
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  15. Observations on Life

    Observations on Life by Dave Barry Never under any circumstances take a sleeping pill and a laxative on the same night. If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be "meetings." ...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-09-2006 08:22 PM
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    06-10-2006 08:51 AM Go to last post
  16. Why All These Old Cliches Are Nonsense

    Why All These Old Cliches Are Nonsense "Everything Comes in Threes" Not true. In reality, everything comes in ones. Sometimes, when three "ones" come in a row, it seems like everything comes in threes. By the way, in medieval times it was widely believed that everything came in...

    Started by Marie5656, 06-09-2006 08:25 PM
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    06-10-2006 12:35 AM Go to last post
  17. Some new rules to live by

    (New) Rules to Live By Don't throw a brick straight up. Don't take long naps while driving. Walk around toxic waste dumps, not through them.

    Started by Marie5656, 06-02-2006 06:30 AM
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  18. Some new rules to live by

    You will not neet anything till the day after you throw it away.

    Started by Marie5656, 06-02-2006 06:30 AM
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  19. Predict this....

    Here is a few predictions that kind of fell .... short..... In 1878, the Hartford Woman's Friday Club, one of the oldest women's organizations, published a paper and concluded that electricity, though an interesting experiment, was too uncertain and dangerous to be put to practical use. In...

    Started by minks, 05-31-2006 03:03 PM
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    05-31-2006 03:24 PM Go to last post
  20. Rules of Chocolate

    The Rules of Chocolate * If you've got melted chocolate all over your hands, you're eating it too slowly. * Chocolate covered raisins, cherries, orange slices and strawberries all count as fruit, so eat as many as you want. * The problem: How to get 2 pounds of chocolate home from the...

    Started by Marie5656, 05-30-2006 10:57 AM
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    05-31-2006 09:13 AM Go to last post

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