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  • The six official languages of the United Nations are: English, French, Arabic, Chinese, Russian and Spanish.
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  • Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.
    Human Facts
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    Misc Facts
  • Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.
    Misc Facts
  • The longest recorded flight of a chicken is thirteen seconds.
    Animal Facts
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