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    I don't really know any trivia

    Although I was just told that the University of York have the most amount of ducks per sq meter of any uni. Thought that was a cute trivia fact :loveduck:

    What trivia do you know?
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    If you eat a polar bear liver, you will die because of the vitamin A content.
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    Russian Standard Vodka was created by the same guy who invented the table of elements
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    (Original post by UWS)
    If you eat a polar bear liver, you will die because of the vitamin A content.
    I imagine you'd die trying to get the liver in the first place

    (Original post by retro_turtles)
    An elephant produces 20 kilos of poop a day.....tasteful
    Funny, I know some people that do that too
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    (Original post by Valyrian)
    Russian Standard Vodka was created by the same guy who invented the table of elements
    Ummm... Russian Standard was founded in 1998.
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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Ummm... Russian Standard was founded in 1998.
    What?

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    (Original post by Valyrian)
    What?

    Sorry to burst your bubble.

    Its a myth, Mendeleev never wrote about vodka.
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    (Original post by Fox Corner)
    I don't really know any trivia

    Although I was just told that the University of York have the most amount of ducks per sq meter of any uni. Thought that was a cute trivia fact :loveduck:

    What trivia do you know?
    The University of York also has the largest plastic-bottomed lake in Europe.

    Also, contrary to popular belief, cows do not have four stomachs; they have just the one but it has four distinct compartments. Think about it. :beard:
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    (Original post by WoodyMKC)
    Die Hard originates from a rejected script for Commando 2.
    And Die Hard 3 was originally a Lethal Weapon script.
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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Sorry to burst your bubble.

    Its a myth, Mendeleev never wrote about vodka.
    Wot
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    (Original post by Amusing Elk)
    Also, contrary to popular belief, cows do not have four stomachs; they have just the one but it has four distinct compartments. Think about it. :beard:
    Actually they have 1 true stomach the Abomasum, the other 3 are forestomachs (extensions of the esophagus).
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    And Die Hard 3 was originally a Lethal Weapon script.
    And Minority Report was originally supposed to be Total Recall 2. Shame, that one.
 
 
 
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