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    Proof for the woman-shot-by-FBI trivia WRONG answer: https://triviabliss.com/questions/wh...ot-by-the-fbi/
    There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact.
    Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi (1883)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Roger E. Moore View Post
    2. What galaxy is the closest one to the Milky Way?
    I am reminded that if the question is phrased as, "What spiral galaxy is the closest one to the Milky Way?" then the answer can properly be the Andromeda galaxy.
    There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact.
    Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi (1883)

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    If dwarf planets aren't planets, why are dwarf galaxies still galaxies?

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    The Malleus Malificarum has 3.4 out of 5 rating on Goodreads.
    "Occam" is the name of the alien race that will enslave us all eventually. And they've got razors for hands. I don't know if that's true but it seems like the simplest answer."

    Stephen Colbert.

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    Given enough time hydrogen atoms will name themselves.

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    Every positive integer is the sum of three palindromes.

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    The full name of Will Smith, the actor/rapper, is Willard Smith; the full name of Will Smith, the character he played on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", is William Smith.
    "Occam" is the name of the alien race that will enslave us all eventually. And they've got razors for hands. I don't know if that's true but it seems like the simplest answer."

    Stephen Colbert.

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    There are 666 combinations of 37 items taken 2 at a time.

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    Which makes Damien uninteresting twice?

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    There are six sixes in the first six sixth powers.

    1, 64, 729, 4096, 15625, 46656.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck View Post
    There are six sixes in the first six sixth powers.
    Easy for you to say.
    I may have many faults, but being wrong ain't one of them. - Jimmy Hoffa

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    600,005,025 is the smallest square of a zeroless number, 24,4952, that consists mostly of zeros.

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