Facts and Chicks

Jul 24

Salting fresh pineapple reduces the “acid burn” effect you get after eating too much of it and it makes the pineapple taste sweeter.
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Salting fresh pineapple reduces the “acid burn” effect you get after eating too much of it and it makes the pineapple taste sweeter.

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Jul 23

In 2012, a cat saved its owner’s life the night he was adopted. The owner got a diabetic seizure, the cat brought her back to consciousness, and then ran to her son’s room pounced on him until he woke up and called for medical assistance.
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In 2012, a cat saved its owner’s life the night he was adopted. The owner got a diabetic seizure, the cat brought her back to consciousness, and then ran to her son’s room pounced on him until he woke up and called for medical assistance.

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Jul 22

In response to complaints about the long wait times for baggage, the Houston airport made the walk to baggage claim 6 times longer. Complaints dropped to near zero.
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In response to complaints about the long wait times for baggage, the Houston airport made the walk to baggage claim 6 times longer. Complaints dropped to near zero.

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Jul 21

Hulk Hogan choked out talk show host Richard Belzer on live television. Belzer collapsed when Hogan released the hold and smashed his head against the stage. He lost a good bit of blood and required several stitches to close the wound. Belzer later sued Hogan for $5 Million. 
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Hulk Hogan choked out talk show host Richard Belzer on live television. Belzer collapsed when Hogan released the hold and smashed his head against the stage. He lost a good bit of blood and required several stitches to close the wound. Belzer later sued Hogan for $5 Million.

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Jul 20

In the South Park episode “The Ring”, the girl at the Jonas Brothers concert said “my giny tickles” because the show’s producer’s 8yo daughter said that at one of their actual concerts. Also, they really did spray fans with white foam.
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In the South Park episode “The Ring”, the girl at the Jonas Brothers concert said “my giny tickles” because the show’s producer’s 8yo daughter said that at one of their actual concerts. Also, they really did spray fans with white foam.

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Jul 19

There is a secret swimming pool in the Mojave Desert that anyone can use. There are no roads, trails or signs that lead to the pool.
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There is a secret swimming pool in the Mojave Desert that anyone can use. There are no roads, trails or signs that lead to the pool.

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Jul 18

Zach Galifianakis was approached by Nike to be in their advertising after the success of The Hangover. During the conference call, he broke the ice by asking, “So, do you guys still have 7-year-olds making your stuff?”
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Zach Galifianakis was approached by Nike to be in their advertising after the success of The Hangover. During the conference call, he broke the ice by asking, “So, do you guys still have 7-year-olds making your stuff?”

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