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    • The bolo tie is the official state neckwear of Arizona.
  • About 45 percent of all prescription drugs contain ingredients originating in the rain forest.
  • Dolphins sleep with one eye open.
  • France gets 75 percent of its energy from nuclear power plants.
  • Britain is the biggest market for illegally downloaded TV shows in the world, followed by Australia.
  • Reindeer milk has five times as much fat as cow milk.
  • Jack Kerouac’s favorite pastime late in life was getting drunk and watching “”The Beverly Hillbillies.””
  • Sean Connery was once selected Scotland’s Mr. Universe.
  • Ninety percent of Americans aren’t aware that being overweight increases the risk of strokes.
  • The only two places in the world where men outlive women are southern Asia and Iran.
  • Eighty percent of Americans live in cities.
  • The actor with the most leading roles in Hollywood films is John Wayne with 141.
  • The term “”pygmy”” refers to “”any
    human group whose males are less than 4’11″” in average height.””
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