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    Proof for the woman-shot-by-FBI trivia WRONG answer: https://triviabliss.com/questions/wh...ot-by-the-fbi/

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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.

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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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    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck View Post
    The next square Julian day number is 2,458,624 and falls on May 20, 2019.
    We made it! Welcome to Julian day number 2,458,624 which is 1,5682. The next square Julian day number, 1,5692, falls on December 21, 2027. See you there.

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    Josh Holloway, the guy who played Sawyer on Lost, was born on the day of the first manned moon landing.

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    The 64,782nd triangular number (2,098,386,153) and the 64,782nd square (4,196,707,524) together contain the ten digits exactly twice each.

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    The last names of 16 U.S. presidents end with the letter N. I'll be backing George Jetson should he go into politics.

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    Both Peter Hyams, who directed the sequel to 2001, and Mike Flannagan, who directed the sequel to The Shining, edit all their films. Stanley Kubrick only edited his first two films, Fear and Desire and Killer's Kiss.
    "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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    Penguins also live in Africa!

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