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    The rules: One interesting FACT per post. Preferably an absolutely useless fact that you wouldn't ever need to know.

    I'll start with an example.

    Did you know that when using the tabs at the top of HotUKDeals (excluding whatever you have as your "custom" tab) there are 351 different ways of sorting the content of the site?

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    Did you know, the only way you can get a bank loan nowadays is to be able to prove you dont need it!!!

    The name Twix came from twins..2 identical chocolate sticks but they dropped the S and crossed over the 2 sticks to make the X

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    Did you know that some koi fish have reportedly lived for over 200 years? The oldest ever recorded was called Hanako and died at an age of 226 years on July 7, 1977.

    Did you known that I did not know that I did not know some of the things you all know on here?

    By the age of seven months, a baby blue whale weighs an average of twenty three tonnes.

    93% of all greeting cards are purchased by women

    Did you know that the elephant is the only animal with 4 knees

    Snails can have up to 25,000 teeth

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    Did you know that Bart Simpson is left-handed?

    Does Pandora's Box hold any significance for you duckmagicuk2

    If you had a thousand-million-million gigabyte hard disc, you would be the proud owner of a yottabyte hard disc...

    jah128;2990822

    If you had a thousand-million-million gigabyte hard disc, you would be … If you had a thousand-million-million gigabyte hard disc, you would be the proud owner of a yottabyte hard disc...


    That's a lorra lorra bytes!

    A recent study indicates when men crave food, they tend to crave fat and salt. When women crave food, they tend to desire chocolate.

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    In California, there is a law banning animals from mating publicly within 1,500 feet of a pub, school, or place of worship.

    duckmagicuk2;2990851

    In California, there is a law banning animals from mating publicly within … In California, there is a law banning animals from mating publicly within 1,500 feet of a pub, school, or place of worship.



    But what is the punishment?

    Did you know, 20% of Facts are False.

    [FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]Forest fires move faster uphill than downhill![/SIZE][/FONT]

    [FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]The electric chair was invented by a dentist![/SIZE][/FONT]

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    Did you know that "Gordon" is actually Gordon Brown's middle name? His full name is "James Gordon Brown".

    [FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]There is one slot machine in Las Vegas for every eight inhabitants![/SIZE][/FONT]

    Many species of bird copulate in the air. In general, a couple will fly to a very high altitude, and then drop. During their descent, the birds mate. Sometimes the couple gets too involved and SPLAT! :w00t:

    [FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]Bats always turn left when exiting a cave![/SIZE][/FONT]
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    The praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its head!


    In Tokyo, they sell toupees for dogs![/SIZE][/FONT]

    Did you know some people can't follow even the most simple instruction?

    The rules: One interesting FACT per post.



    snowtiger;2990931

    [FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]Bats always turn left when exiting a … [FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]Bats always turn left when exiting a cave![/SIZE][/FONT][FONT=Verdana][SIZE=2]The praying mantis is the only insect that can turn its head!In Tokyo, they sell toupees for dogs![/SIZE][/FONT]

    Your thumb is the same length as your nose

    A penguin only has sex twice a year.

    birdyboyuk;2990976

    Your thumb is the same length as your nose




    My thumb is longer than my nose :w00t: Mum used to say there was something wrong with me!

    onlyme23;2991002

    A penguin only has sex twice a year.




    Why the LUCKY ......................

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    Did you know that the official world record time for solving a Rubik's Cube (after it has been shifted 40 times) is 7.08 seconds? The record for solving it with only your feet is currently 1 minute and 18 seconds.

    In some smaller towns in the state of Arizona, it is illegal to wear suspenders

    birdyboyuk;2991192

    In some smaller towns in the state of Arizona, it is illegal to wear … In some smaller towns in the state of Arizona, it is illegal to wear suspenders

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    In 1977, a 13 year old child found a tooth growing out of his left foot

    onlyme23;2991002

    A penguin only has sex twice a year.



    Yup, same here :oops:

    The short-term memory capacity for most people is between five and nine items or digits. This is one reason that phone numbers were kept to seven digits for so long

    Great facts :w00t:

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    kyalion;2991318

    Yup, same here :oops:



    Me too :x

    onlyme23;2991002

    A penguin only has sex twice a year.



    Did you know......




    I must be a penguin! :w00t:

    thesaint;2990974

    Did you know some people can't follow even the most simple instruction?


    I am a female so this is allowed

    Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.

    snowtiger;2992191

    I am a female so this is allowed



    So you should really be called
    "snowtigress" :thumbsup:

    A link for you

    bigcatrescue.org/cat…htm

    birdyboyuk;2990976

    Your thumb is the same length as your nose



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