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    Fast Facts

    • The ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stone.
  • “”Jet lag”” was called boat lag before airplanes existed.
  • The word karate means “”empty hand.””
  • The only 15-letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is “”uncopyrightable.””
  • The largest chili in the world is the habanero.
  • More people use blue toothbrushes than red ones.
  • In Kentucky, it is illegal to carry ice cream in your back pocket.
  • The Hundred Years’ War lasted 116 years.
  • The three cardinal virtues are faith, hope and charity.
  • Grasshoppers have white blood.
  • Salt is one of the few spices that is all taste and no smell.
  • Surprisingly, when leaving their nests for the first time, chicks are rarely hurt after falling to the ground.
  • It takes a sloth two weeks to digest its food.
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