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  1. Bengal B

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    A group of turkeys is called a rafter.
     
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    I thought it was the Senate.
     
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    Arctic foxes don't shiver until the temperature reaches minus 90 degrees F
     
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    el005639 Err on the side of freedom

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    Ok I will now sleep well knowing this tidbit. How in the hell did they find this information out. Did they stick one in a frig and keep dropping the temp?
     
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    It could be important one day. "I'll take Thermal effects on Arctic mammals fir $800, Alex."
     
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    177 147 ways to tie a neck tie have been determined by Swedish mathematicians.

    Matches were invented 3 years after lighters.

    In order to supply the whole world with toilet paper, 127 000 trees are chopped everyday.


    The chainsaw was invented for surgery: to widen the pelvis during childbirth.

    No one knows who invented the fire hydrant as the original patent was lost in a fire.






     
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    In 2017 a man successfully robbed a Kentucky restaurant while dressed as a Coca-Cola bottle.

     
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