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The word golf originated as an acronym for 'Gentlemen Only, Ladies Forbidden'
Each person swallows, on average, 8 spiders per year
Baseball's World Series is so named because it was originally sponsored by the New York World newspaper
A US penny costs more than 1 cent to mint
Chris De Burgh picked only his own records to take with him to a desert island on radio show 'Desert Island Discs'
David Bowie's eyes are different colours
Fanta was created during WWII in Nazi Germany
Birmingham (UK) has more canals than Venice
Fashion designer Hugo Boss made uniforms for the Nazis
Monkee Mike Nesmith's mother invented liquid paper
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The name 'Heroin' was originally a trademark for the drug's legal sale
Most humans only use about 10% of their brains
You can still receive the death penalty in the UK for high treason or piracy
Water going down a plughole will go anti-clockwise in the Northern hemisphere, and clockwise in the Southern
Just before his death on the HMS Victory, Lord Nelson said to the ship's captain 'Kismet, Hardy', meaning 'fate'
The numbers on a roulette wheel add up to 666
Goats have roughly rectangular pupils
The Great Wall of China is the only man-made object visible from the moon
Bugs Bunny voice actor Mel Blanc was allergic to carrots
Butterflies taste with their feet

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