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    It is illegal to be drunk and in possession of a cow.

    For some crimes, you are presumed guilty until proven innocent.
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    However, in Chester you can only shoot a Welsh person with a bow and arrow inside the city walls and after midnight.
    I'M WELSH!!! AND I GO TO CHESTER QUITE OFTEN!!! THANKS FOR THE WARNING!!!
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    (Original post by Ms Red)
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    It is illegal to be drunk and in possession of a cow.

    For some crimes, you are presumed guilty until proven innocent.
    By any chance, do you posess a book on ridiculous laws? I recognise some of these...
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    Originally Posted by rxbeef
    slugs have four noses


    Do they? Cool...
    NOT cool at all, theyre hideous, i cant stand them:P
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    Elephant trunks hold up to 1 1/2 gallons of liquid
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    A chameleon's tongue is twice the length of its body

    A chimpanzee can learn to recognize itself in a mirror, but monkeys can't.
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    It is illegal for a Member of Parliament to enter the House of Commons wearing a full coat of armour.
    How... Random!
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    (Original post by rxbeef)
    A chimpanzee can learn to recognize itself in a mirror, but monkeys can't.
    You just reminded me of a good one... Completley true!

    Humans share 98% of their genes with a Chimpanzee, and 50% of their genes with a banana!
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    You just reminded me of a good one... Completley true!

    Humans share 98% of their genes with a Chimpanzee, and 50% of their genes with a banana!
    and also something REALLY weird is that we share 50% of genes with a worm or somethign stupid, dont quote me on that one though!
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    Well, the vast majority of your DNA doesn't actually do anything...
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    (Original post by Inverurie Jones)
    Well, the vast majority of your DNA doesn't actually do anything...
    but it could... thats an interesting oppurtunity, should we ever choose to take it...
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    medic bex, ive just observed that it was your birthday a week and a day ago, mine was a week and two days ago, hence why i thought that was pretty cool. and that everybody, was a random useless bit of information! so nobody tell me it was irrelevant to the thread...
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    (Original post by rxbeef)
    medic bex, ive just observed that it was your birthday a week and a day ago, mine was a week and two days ago, hence why i thought that was pretty cool. and that everybody, was a random useless bit of information! so nobody tell me it was irrelevant to the thread...
    wow... happy birthday for last monday...
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    wow... happy birthday for last monday...
    why thank you! birthdays are acutally pretty dull:P
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    i know... mine was consumed by revision...
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    ah well mine wasnt consumed by revision but i went to a gig that was a bit pants:P
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    (Original post by medic_bex)
    but it could... thats an interesting oppurtunity, should we ever choose to take it...
    Ooooh. Freaky.
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    Ooooh. Freaky.
    The thought of having ANYTHING to do with worms really grosses me out
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    (Original post by Inverurie Jones)
    Ooooh. Freaky.
    imagine, we could grow people with gills or superintelligence...
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    imagine, we could grow people with gills or superintelligence...
    sueprintelligence appeals somewhat more.
 
 
 
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