Saturday, 30 April 2016

Writing - 10 things we didn't know last week

Robots, 'uncuddly' dogs and good looking ginners!


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1. Prince had a swear jar.

Haven't heard of that for a number of years God Bless him.


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2. Gucci doesn't like it when people burn paper replicas of its products as offerings to the dead.

Bless the sensitive little souls.


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3. People with variants of a "ginger gene" look, on average, two years younger.

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
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4. Most dogs dislike being cuddled.

Why would any animal? It's a human thing! Don't trust cats.


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5. Great artists have a lot in common with psychopaths.

They just prefer working with once living materials.


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6. People with more friends have higher pain tolerance.

I'm in trouble.


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7. Lizards share sleep patterns with humans.

Drunk or sober?


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8. There are 30 peacocks and peahens roaming loose in the village of Ushaw Moor, County Durham.

A pretty mess!


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9. In 2014, 250,000 cars were impounded in Paris.

Comme ci, comme ca!


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10. Robots mentor Japanese ex-convicts.

Take me to your leader.


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