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  • The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929, '7' was selected after the original 7-ounce containers and 'UP' for the direction of the bubbles.
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  • There are only four words in the English language which end in 'dous': tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
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  • What is called a 'French kiss' in the English speaking world is known as an 'English kiss' in France.
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  • On average, dogs have better eyesight than humans, although not as colorful.
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  • Horatio Nelson, one of England’s most illustrious admirals was throughout his life, never able to find a cure for his sea-sickness.
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  • A shrimp's heart is in it's head.
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  • North American oysters do not make pearls of any value.
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  • The flea can jump 350 times its body length. It's like a human jumping the length of a football field.
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