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Old 03-19-2014, 05:47 PM   #1
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77 Facts that Sound Like Lies But Aren't

77 Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually Completely True
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Old 03-19-2014, 06:38 PM   #2
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The items that fascinated me most were the one about John Tyler's grandsons and the other about the mammoths/pyramids
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Old 03-19-2014, 06:43 PM   #3
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That was a fun read. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:22 PM   #4
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I've been seeing bits and pieces of that on FaceBook. The one I really like didn't make it to the 77 list. Harvard University was founded before calculus was deduced/discovered/invented.
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:27 PM   #5
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I remember reading that Miami was further south than Cairo. I just Googled and verified that.
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Old 03-20-2014, 07:54 AM   #6
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I had seen this the other day and saved it to share with my kids. I just need to remember to make sure to skip the last one. Some of these are really cool.
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Old 03-21-2014, 09:45 AM   #7
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That was fun!
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Old 06-02-2014, 10:36 PM   #8
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Thanks for posting, thats fun. I like the picture of sand, so beautiful & colorful
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Old 06-18-2014, 12:59 PM   #9
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Just saw this------ thanks for posting it! (I did, of course, have to try humming while holding my nose!)

And this one:
"52. There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on every beach on Earth."

Wish I'd known that when one of my step-sons asked 'are there more grains of sand than stars in the sky'.
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Old 06-19-2014, 05:49 PM   #10
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Thanks Andy..that was cool. We have a picture of the strange looking cashew we picked from a tree when we were in Costa Rica recently. Here's some interesting reading about the "killer cashew"..no wonder they're so expensive.
Killer Cashew - Costa Rica
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