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Old 11-10-2011, 01:37 AM   #1
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On average 150,000 earth worms live in one acre of grass covered soil.

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We share 25% of our DNA with a daffodil.
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Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history: Spades - King David; Clubs - Alexander the Great;Hearts-Charlemagne and Diamonds - Julius Caesar.
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Old 11-11-2011, 09:19 AM   #6
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It takes 42 muscles in your face to frown. It only takes 4 muscles to extend your arm and smack someone upside the head.
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It takes 42 muscles in your face to frown. It only takes 4 muscles to extend your arm and smack someone upside the head.
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Aha! So that's it. Am thinking some of the folks I work with share closer to 50 to 75%. And probably with the same daffodil.
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