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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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    J. Peterman, the character played by John O’Hurley on Seinfeld, is based on the actual J. Peterman.


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    The state beer of Kansas is Buffalo Sweat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck View Post
    The state beer of Kansas is Buffalo Sweat.
    I really hope this was intended for the “untrue facts” thread.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Extravoice View Post
    I really hope this was intended for the “untrue facts” thread.


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    No, it's an actual brand name of a beer.

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    The force of Mario picking Bowser up by his tail and throwing him is equivalent to tying a rope to an F-22 Raptor and attempting to stop it from taking off.
    "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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    The current four day Jeopardy champion is averaging $61,091.25 per win.

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    The current nine day Jeopardy champion is averaging $62,962.22 per win.

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    95% of the world's population currently uses the metric system. If the United States were ever to adopt it, that number would be 99%.
    "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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    James Holzhauer has won $1,061,664 in his 14 Jeopardy wins, averaging $75,833.14 per game.

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    While the Saturn V ranks first in terms of throw-weight to orbit, in terms of lift-off thrust, it ranked third--behind N-1 (first place) and Energiya (in second).

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    Billy Dee Williams and Merle Haggard were born on the same day, April 6, 1937.

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    The United States annually imports the equivalent of seven pairs of shoes per capita from China.


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