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    The most collected calls are made on Father's Day.
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    The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
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    Bullet proof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers, and laser printers were all invented by women.
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    Cash machines are as dirty as public toilets.
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    Approximately 60% of the water used by households during the summer is used for watering flowers and lawns.
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    Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
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    The strangers in your dreams are actually people that you've seen in real life.
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    The mile is Latin for 1,000. The number of paces it took the average Roman!
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    It's impossible to kill yourself by holding your breath.
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    The Main Library at Indiana University sinks over an inch every year because when it was built, engineers failed to take into account the weight of all the books that would occupy the building.
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    A Swiss man replaced his car's broken heater with a fully functional wood burning stove.
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    Author J K Rowling wrote the final chapter of the last Harry Potter book in "something like 1990", seven years before the release of the first book.
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    Daft Punk named their band after a negative reviewer called their act "a bunch of daft punk."
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    A quarter has 119 grooves on its edge, a dime has one less groove!
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    The most common name in the world is Mohammed.
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