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There's a group of 10 men that have been playing tag for the past 23 years, and have gone as far as 300 miles just to tag someone.
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Martian sunsets are blue.
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The first speeding fine in England was issued in 1896 to a man named Walter Arnold for going 8 mph (13 km/h) in a 2 mph zone. The fine was 1 shilling plus costs.
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No one is sure of who invented the fire hydrant because its patent was burned in a fire.
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Bill Haast injected himself with snake venom for years in an effort to build up immunity. He lived to be 100 in 2011, survived 172 snakebites, and donated his blood to snakebite victims.
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The plural, gender-neutral term for nieces and nephews is "nibbling’s".
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In 1962, the CIA tipped off South Africa's intelligence service about the location of Nelson Mandela, leading to his arrest which put him in jail for 27 years.
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IT professional Mat Morris created a system that feeds his dog while he is away. The system releases food from a food dispenser when he sends a message on Twitter to @FeedToby.
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The "Flatmobile", the world’s lowest street-legal car, was 19 inches in height.
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One of the oldest living trees is a Norway spruce in Sweden which is approximately 9,550 years old. This would make it around 3,000 years older than the invention of writing.
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The flame of Peace in Japan has burned since 1964 in honor of the bomb victims. It will be extinguished only when all nuclear weapons are removed from the world.
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A man named Jerry Gretzinger spent 50 years hand-painting a 2000-square foot map of an imaginary world.
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In 2006, a man hired a hit man to kill his wife Susan Kuhnhausen. His wife ended up killing the hit man with her bare hands.
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In the card game "Mao", asking or explaining the rules is against the rules. New players are expected to join and deduce the rules by observation and trial.
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About 5% of people daydream about sex at any point in time.
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A cult leader in the US once gave 600 acres of land to God but the state of Pennsylvania took possession and sold it because God didn't pay His taxes.
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At the Wife Carrying World Championship in Finland, first prize is the wife's weight in beer.
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A word that can be its own antonym is called a contronym: "bitch" can refer to someone who is domineering or submissive.
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2 in 3 Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the time they are 70.
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Blind people dream. Their dreams are auditory if they were born blind. If they became blind at an early age,they still dream of what they remember.
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