Facts and Chicks

Apr 24

Beethoven won a sight reading piano competition by turning his sheet music upside down, playing it, then improvising on one of its themes for thirty minutes. His opponent, Daniel Steibelt, never returned to challenge him again.
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Beethoven won a sight reading piano competition by turning his sheet music upside down, playing it, then improvising on one of its themes for thirty minutes. His opponent, Daniel Steibelt, never returned to challenge him again.

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Apr 23

Tupac Shakur stopped to break up an altercation and ended up shooting two police officers. One in the leg and one in the buttocks. The charges on him were dropped after it was discovered the officers were intoxicated and had stolen weapons from the police evidence room.
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Tupac Shakur stopped to break up an altercation and ended up shooting two police officers. One in the leg and one in the buttocks. The charges on him were dropped after it was discovered the officers were intoxicated and had stolen weapons from the police evidence room.

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Apr 22

To demonstrate the m1917, John Browning fired the machine gun for 48 minutes straight (~21000 rounds). The US army shortly after adopted it as its standard machine gun
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To demonstrate the m1917, John Browning fired the machine gun for 48 minutes straight (~21000 rounds). The US army shortly after adopted it as its standard machine gun

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Apr 21

Consuming asparagus affects the smell of urine, but only 22% of the population have the gene to smell it
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Consuming asparagus affects the smell of urine, but only 22% of the population have the gene to smell it

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Apr 20

In Japan gambling is illegal, the way they get around the law is to give out prizes instead of cash, which the winner can then sell back to the establishment for cash.
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In Japan gambling is illegal, the way they get around the law is to give out prizes instead of cash, which the winner can then sell back to the establishment for cash.

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Apr 19

There is a Superhero Supply store in Brooklyn with a Cape Fitting room with a wind tunnel. They also sell Oxygen Gum, Bottled Chaos and have an Invisibility Testing Center.
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There is a Superhero Supply store in Brooklyn with a Cape Fitting room with a wind tunnel. They also sell Oxygen Gum, Bottled Chaos and have an Invisibility Testing Center.

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Apr 18

Pokemon is Japanese for Pocket Monsters and Chinpokomon (the South Park parody) is Japanese for Penis Monsters.
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Pokemon is Japanese for Pocket Monsters and Chinpokomon (the South Park parody) is Japanese for Penis Monsters.

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