Saturday, 6 February 2016

Writing - 10 things we didn't know last week

Eat pizza not socks while playing snap in Thailand.


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1. It is illegal to possess more than 120 playing cards in Thailand.

I'm in the UK and legal in Thailand then.


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2. Hillary Clinton has spent more on pizza than any other candidate in the 2016 US presidential race.

Its only February, 9 months for the others to catch up.


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3. Female orangutans are capable of murder.

Would you argue with her?


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4. It costs more than £5,000 to surgically remove a sock from a dog's stomach.

Depends how badly you want the sock back.


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5. Death row inmates' last words are much more positive than negative.

Only just!


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6. David Bowie's dog also had different-coloured eyes.

Owners become like their pets.
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7. People in Oregon are the fastest talkers in the US while those in Mississippi are the slowest.

I'm sorry but - why is this important?


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8. It's possible to stage a 10k race in Moldova's largest wine cellar.

What a cellar! The house must be enormous.


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9. An invisibility cloak would stop working when travelling near to light speed.

Wow


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10. You can replicate a brain's wrinkles in a jar.

Why?


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God Bless