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44 Fairly Useless Facts You Probably Don't Really Need to Know

Normally fun-facts will try to sell themselves as something you 'totally need to know'. Well, we'll be honest. These aren't those kind of facts. These facts are completely non-essential to your well-being and everyday life. But read them anyway, because they're actually really interesting. 

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    Vehicle - eBaun 's WERLD China has began using flame-throwing drones toremove debristrom power lines.
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    Text - eBaum's WERLD Only two animals have been known to use stars to navigate: humans and dung beetles.
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    Movie - eBaui's WERLD Alana de la Garza played with David Caruso and Gary Sinise leaving her meeding to play only with William Petersen to meet the CSI Trio.
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    Photo caption - The set of Spring Breakers, movie with Ashley Benson and Selena Gomez, was said to be filled with debauchery, nudity and drugs, just like the movie, to "capture the mood" eBaum's WERLD
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    Cartoon - eBaum's WERLD SouthKorea has a special phone number for reporting spies.
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    Grass family - eBaum's WERLD Polish brewery Yonistirred controversy announcing beer made with vaginal yeast freshly swabbed fromaCzech model
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    Festival - eBaum's WERLD Brazilhas changed its currency eight times since1942
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    Text - eBaum's WERLD Billy Joel initially started writing his hit song Uptown Girtabout his then-girlifriend supermodel Elle Macpherson,but eventually he endedup writing about his soon to-be wife supermodel Christie Brinkley
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    Leg - eBaum's WERLD Laura Vandervoortwho plays Indigo in Supergirl,played the character Supergirl herself in the TV series Smallville.
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    Gun - eBaum's WERLD TASER is short for "Thomas A Swift's Electric Rifle". TASEP
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    Batman - eBaum's WERLD The city of Melbourne was almost called Batmania", after one of it's founding fathers: John Batman.
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    Dance - eBaum's WERLD Portia De Rossiwasbornas Amanda Lee Rogers in Australia, you can't tell because she has "worked diligently togetridofher Australian accentr
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    Amusement ride - eBaum's WERLD The word carouselr comes from anltalian word meaning little war
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    Dish - eBaum's WERLD Domino's Pizza offersa wedding registry
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    Dog - eBaum's WERLD The Canadian Kennel Clubhas been accepting dog nose prints as proofof identity Since 1938 It's becauseadog's nose print is as unique as a human's finger print.
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    String instrument - eBaum's WERLD Guitarvirtuoso Buckethead was fascinated with basketball. So much that he dedicated many tracks to famous basketball players such as Michael Jordan,
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    Water - eBaum's WERLD In 1997, 14 year old Nathan Zohner was able to get 43 out of 50 of his classmates to vote to ban "Dihydrogen Monoxide" -
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    Honeybee - eBaum's WERLD Ahoneybeehas the same amount of hairs as a squirrel:3 million Whereas the human head asacomparison has just 100,000 hairs.
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    Font - eBaum's WERLD Steve Wozniak the inventor who COfounded Apple Inc,loved Tetris He submitted so many high scores in the90s they stopped accepting them
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    Clothing - eBaum's WERLD Ali Larterbegan her modelling careeratthe age of14when a modelling scoutdiscovered heronthe street.
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    Photo caption - eBaum's WORLD Kodak created a marketing campaign based onafictional Kodak advertisement from the TV show Mad Men.
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    Games - eBaum's WERLD In1997,when the computer Deep Blue went against Gary Kasparovina game of Chess, Deep Blue made an unpredictable move in the 44th turn.Kasparovattributed this to Deep Blue's superiorintelligence." It was actually justa bug I. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3, Nc3 dxe4
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    Yellow - eBaum's WERLD t's hazardous forbabies under 1year to eathoney,
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    Font - eBaum's WERLD Jailers used to have keys that doubledassingle-firegunsas alastresortforsel-detense
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    Soldier - eBaum's WERLD Bazookas got theirnickname trom their vague resemblance to the musical instrument called arbazooka which was invented and popularized in Cthe 1930s.
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    Forehead - eBaum's WERLD Keanu Reeves turned down a $11 million offer for the main role in Speed 2, in favor of touring with his band and playing Hamlet in atheater production
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    Tattoo - eBaum's WERLD The German word for tramp stamp, "Arschgeweih,literally translates to "ass antlers
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    Yellow - eBaum's WERLD Coinye, formerly Coinye West, is an abandoned cryptocurrency that used Kanye West as its mascot. The authors eoo000000had to abandon it because of West's lawsuit for trademark infringement.
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    Cartoon - eBaum's WERLD In the 18th century England chocolate milk was sold as medicine.
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    Text - eBaum's WERLD Selena Gomezvoiced90 characters inthe movie Horton Hearsa Who.
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    Soil - eBaum's WERLD Modern refrigerators close witha magnetic mechanism thatcan be opened from the inside because early refrigerators could only be opened from the outside, which led to deaths
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    Hair - eBaum's WERLD The Pawnee word forthe Mississippi River is Kickaatit.
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    Eyewear - eBaum's WERLD The company Daisy Outdoor Products sold windmills and gave a complementary BB guns with every purchase. The BB guns became so popular that they stopped selling windmills and started selling BB guns.
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    Pill - eBaum's WERLD The Japanese thad anegative view of ant depressant until amarketing plot renamed depression as "a cold of the sour After,the sale of antidepressant increased 6folds,
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    Photography - eBaum's WERLD DANGER NT PL Pilots mustwait 8hours after taking Viagra before flying.
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    Male - eBaum's WORLD Teri Hatcher reunited with her Lois & Clark co-star Dean Cain on the set of Supergirl.
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    Hair - eBqum's WERLD Don King once paid Lennox Lewis $4 million to not fight Mike Tyson.
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    Hair - eBaum's WERLD The phrase "letitslide dates backto Chaucerand Shakespeare.
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    Animated cartoon - eBaum's WERLD Shrek 2 was one of19 filmsfrom around the world to compete for Best Picture at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival.
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    Mammal - eBaum's WERLD WOw Asatire of the online currency Bitcoin called Dogecoin,forashort time had a Ata arSenthighervalue than the original Currency wow much coin how money
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    Junk food - eBaum's WERLD Hawaii Five-Oactor Taylor Wily is actually named Teila Tuli and is the famous sumo fighter from UFC 1
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    Movie - eBaum's WERLD Sharon Stone almost bit off the tongue of William Baldwin on the set of Sliver.
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    Forehead - eBaum's WERLD When George Foreman was asked why he named all 5of his sons "George" he replied "Joe Frazier Muhammad Ali Ken Norton, Evander Holyfield..you let them hit you on the head and See how many names you can think of
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    Landmark - eBaum's WERLD Pons Fabricius is a Roman bridge built in 62BC thatis still operational
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