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  • Pinocchio is Italian for “”pine head.””
  • Cat urine glows under a black light.
  • The bulletproof vest, fire escape, windshield wipers and laser printer were all invented by women.
  • Pamela Anderson is Canada’s Centennial Baby – the first baby born on the centennial anniversary of Canada’s independence.
  • Paul Reiser plays the piano during the “”Mad About You”” theme song.
  • When possums are playing “”possum,”” they are not “”playing.”” They actually pass out from sheer terror.
  • Recycling one glass jar saves enough energy to power a television for three hours.
  • A jellyfish is 95 percent water.
  • In Bangladesh, kids as young as 15 can be jailed for cheating on their finals.
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