Useless facts

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    Post a useless but interesting fact.
    Who knows, you might get some rep.


    It costs more to buy a new car today in the United States than it cost
    Christopher Columbus to equip and undertake three voyages to and from the
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    The fortune cookie was invented in 1916 by George Jung, a Los Angeles noodlemaker
     
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    Ethiopia means "Land of Sunburned Faces" in Greek.
     
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    The above is a completely useless fact.
     
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    I thought it was interesting too.

    (Just for you)

    Cats, camels, and giraffes are the only animals in the world that walk right foot, right foot, left foot, left foot, rather than right foot, left foot, etc.
     
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    Silly boy.

    Pointing out that your useless fact was indeed a useless fact was MY useless fact. :D
     
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    Bananas are America's #1 fruit.

    (acutally, I thought that was kind of interesting).

    I'll try harder.
     
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    The corkscrew was invented by M.L. Bryn, of New York, in 1860.
     
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    A Saudi Arabian woman can get a divorce if her husband doesn't give her coffee.
     

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