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  • Clans long ago who wanted to get rid of their unwanted people without killing them used to burn down their houses – hence the expression “”get fired.””
  • George Washington Carver invented peanut butter. It takes more than 500 peanuts to make one 12-ounce jar of peanut butter.
  • Impotence is legal grounds for divorce in 24 American states.
  • The Great Wall stretches for 4,160 miles across northern China.
  • Soccer legend Pele’s real name is Edson Arantes do Nascimento.
  • Methane can often be seen bubbling up from the bottom of ponds. It is produced by the decomposition of dead plants and animals in the mud.
  • The poisonous copperhead snake smells like fresh-cut cucumbers.
  • It is illegal for boys in the ninth grade to grow a mustache in Binghamton, N.Y.
  • Eighty-two percent of the world’s population believes in an afterlife.
  • Queen Victoria eased the discomfort of her menstrual cramps by having her doctor supply her with marijuana.
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