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  • Sherlock Holmes never said 'Elementary, my dear Watson'.
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  • Ten percent of the Russian government's income comes from the sale of vodka.
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  • North American oysters do not make pearls of any value.
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  • Queen Elizabeth I regarded herself as a paragon of cleanliness. She declared that she bathed once every three months, whether she needed it or not
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  • All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
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  • The sentence 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.' uses every letter in the alphabet. (Developed by Western Union to Test telex/two communications)
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  • More people are killed annually by donkeys than airplane crashes.
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  • It has NEVER rained in Calama, a town in the Atacama Desert of Chile.
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