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    Re: I Didn't Know That!

    Jockeys can place bets on horses to win, but only on the horse that they are riding.
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    Re: I Didn't Know That!

    Chocolate contains phenylethylamine (PEA), a natural substance that is reputed to stimulate the same reaction in the body as falling in love.

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    The Snurfer was the first marketed snowboard. The Snurfer was created in 1965 by Sherman Poppen in Muskegon, Michigan when he bound two skis together.
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    Mosquitoes prefer children to adults, and blondes to brunettes. (from corsinet.com)
    "Success is falling nine times and getting up ten." - Jon Bon Jovi

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    "Contrary to popular belief, most educated Europeans in Columbus' day understood that the world was round, but they did not yet know that the Pacific Ocean existed. As a result, Columbus and his contemporaries assumed that only the Atlantic lay between Europe and the riches of the East Indies." source: history.com

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    There are 18 different animal shapes in the Animal Crackers cookie zoo.

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