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  • John Bunyan, who was a popular writer in the 1700s, was put in prison for 12 years for preaching.
  • Close to three billion movie tickets are sold in India every year.
  • Aerosmith’s “”Dude Looks Like a Lady”” was written about Vince Neil of Motley Crue.
  • Kermit the Frog delivered the 1996 commencement address for New York State’s Southampton College.
  • In 1982, a high school student from Los Angeles unscrambled the Rubik’s Cube in 22.95 seconds.
  • There are approximately 618 roller coasters in North America.
  • The first restaurant to open in Hollywood was the Musso and Frank Grill in 1919.
  • Astronauts get taller when they are in space.
  • At 979 meters, Venezuela’s Angel Falls is the world’s highest waterfall. This waterfall is 16 times the height of Niagara Falls.
  • Canada has more inland waters and lakes than any other country in the world.
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