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  • The cruise liner QE2 moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
  • The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze solid.
  • It costs an average of $6,400 to raise a medium-sized dog to the age of 11.
  • The youngest pope was 11 years old.
  • If a statue in the park of a person on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle. If the horse has one front leg in the air the person died as a result of wounds received in battle. If the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes.
  • It’s illegal to put tomatoes in clam chowder in Massachusetts.
  • The San Francisco Cable Cars are the only mobile national monuments.
  • The world’s youngest parents were 8 and 9 and lived in China in 1910.
  • The first novel ever written on a typewriter was “”Tom Sawyer.””
  • Alaska has the highest percentage of people who walk to work.
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