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  • The female lion does ninety percent of the hunting.
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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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  • A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top.
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  • A 'jiffy' is an actual unit of time: 1/100th of a second.
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  • The national anthem of Greece has 158 verses.  No one in Greece has memorized all 158 verses.
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  • Pound for pound, hamburgers cost more than new cars.
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  • The original story from 'Tales of 1001 Arabian Nights' begins, 'Aladdin was a little Chinese boy.'
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