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    Re: I Didn't Know That!

    Due to the natural "momentum" of the ocean, saltwater fish cannot swim backwards.

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    "At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun." - anonymous

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    A fingernail or toenail takes about 6 months to grow from base to tip.
    "At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun." - anonymous

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    Bananas have no fat, cholesterol or sodium. (corsinet.com)
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    Fritolay is going to make adult Cracker Jacks - Cracker Jack'd will contain caffeine.

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    Fried chicken is the most popular meal ordered in sit-down restaurants in the US. The next in popularity are: roast beef, spaghetti, turkey, baked ham, and fried shrimp. (from corsinet.com)
    "At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun." - anonymous

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    Oddly enough, the only place in North America where diamonds have been discovered and mined is the state of Arkansas.
    For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.
    - Virginia Woolf

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    Every time you lick a stamp, you're consuming 1/10 of a calorie.

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    Niagara Falls, in the state of New York, is capable of producing over 4 million kilowatts of electricity, which is shared by the United States and Canada.
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    The dye that is used in blue M & Ms, when in injected in a rat within 15 minutes of a spinal injury, reduced further cell damage, meaning the rat was able to walk again! (It also turned their skin blue. )
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    Potato chips are American’s favorite snack food. They are devoured at a rate of 1.2 billion pounds a year.

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    "At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun." - anonymous

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