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  • Frogs drink and breathe through their skin.
  • Four hundred McDonalds’ quarter-pounders can be made out of one cow.
  • There are 3,900 islands in Japan, the country of islands.
  • NERF, the popular children’s foam toy company, doesn’t actually stand for anything.
  • The American opossum, a marsupial, bears its young just 12 to 13 days after conception.
  • Andrew Jackson was the only
    president to believe the world was flat.
  • Sigmund Freud had a morbid fear of ferns.
  • The naked baby on the cover of Nirvana’s album Nevermind is named Spencer Eldon.
  • Thomas Edison, the inventor of the light bulb, was afraid of the dark.
  • “”Keeping Warm With an Axe”” is the title of a real how-to book.
  • Researchers in Denmark found that beer tastes best when drunk to the accompaniment of a certain musical tone. The optimal frequency is different for each beer, they reported.
  • Oliver Cromwell’s body was hanged and decapitated two years
    after his death.
  • Louis IV of France had a stomach the size of two regular stomachs.
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