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    30 of 48 European countries have populations smaller than London.

    44 of 56 US states and territories have populations smaller than New York City.
    "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."

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    The power unit (USA) ton is 3504 Watts when talking air conditioning. It’s the cooling effect of a short ton of ice per 24 hours.
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    When we realize that patterns don't exist in the universe, they are a template that we hold to the universe to make sense of it, it all makes a lot more sense.
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    George Washington's dogs were named Sweetlips, Scentwell, Vulcan, Drunkard, Taster, Tipler and Tipsy.

    John Adams's dogs were named Satan, Juno and Mark.

    Andrew Jackson's African grey parrot was such a prolific swearer that it had to be removed from Jackson's funeral.
    "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."

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    The 1,414,001,413rd triangular number, 999,699,998,689,998,991, is the smallest that has an average digit size greater than 8.

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    George Gershwin's jazz standard "Summertime" is considered to be the most recorded song of all time.
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    COVID 19 vaccines are currently selling for $200 a dose on the dark web. Trucks shipping vaccines are now equipped with anti-carjacking measures.
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    The digits of the natural logarithm of 223091196 which is 19.223091196499503+ have the entire orginal nine digit number repeated right after the decimal point.

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    The original voice actor for Charlie Brown once tried to “put a hit” on someone.

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    The time-travelling aspect of "The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask" was inspired by the plot of "Run Lola Run."
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    Woodrow Wilson was the only U.S. president to have a PhD.

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    In Japanese, the Kanji characters 手紙 mean "letter" as in a letter to someone. In Chinese, they mean "toilet paper."
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    Quote Originally Posted by parallaxicality View Post
    In Japanese, the Kanji characters 手紙 mean "letter" as in a letter to someone. In Chinese, they mean "toilet paper."
    In both languages, the first character is "hand" and the second character is "paper".
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    The US presidential helicopter, Marine One, has its top painted white because President Eisenhower complained it was too hot in his helicopter.
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    Howard the Duck fights in the finale of Avengers: Endgame
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    Gene Roddenberry wrote the script for 24 episodes of the Western series Have Gun - Will Travel which I only know about because it inspired the title of the first Heinlein book I ever read, Have Spacesuit - Will Travel.

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    In ancient Rome, the man who financially underwrote gladiatorial games and selected the programme was called the editor.
    "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."

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