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Many people think that the clock in the Houses Of Parliment is called 'Big Ben.' Actually, the nickname 'Big Ben' originally applied to the huge bell in the clock, not to the clock itself.
March 9th is Useless Facts and Trivia day.
Marie Curie, the Nobel prize winning scientist who discovered radium, died of radiation poisoning.
Mark Twain didn't even make it through elementary school.
Mark Twain didn't graduate from elementary school.
McDonald's salads contain up to 60% more fat than their burgers!
Medical studies show that intelligent people have more copper and zinc in their hair.
Mel Blanc (the original voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
Mel Blanc (the voice of Bugs Bunny) was allergic to carrots.
1908. Body Facts
When you vomit, the same muscle movements that push food down through your gut go into reverse, pushing it back up again.
Men are 6 times more likely to be struck by lightning than women.
Men can read smaller print than women; women can hear better.
Meteorologists claim they're right 85% of the time
Mexico City is sinking at a rate of 18 inches per year!
Mexico has more American residents than any other country except the United States.
Mexico has more American residents than any other country except the United States. Drivers kill more deer than hunters.
Mexico's east coast is sinking into the sea at the rate of one to two inches per year.
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