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Fun Facts That Will Completely Blow Your Mind

They may seem like lies... but they're actually true!

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    Baby carrots don't exist! They are just skinny carrots that have been cut in half!

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    Home Alone was released closer to the moon landing that it was today!

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    Betty White Is actually older than sliced bread!

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    Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.

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    The YKK on your zipper stands for “Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha.”

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    If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds just like Pac-Man!

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    Pineapples grow like this

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    The name Jessica was created by Shakespeare in the play Merchant of Venice.

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    Cleopatra lived closer to the invention of the iPhone than she did to the building of the Great Pyramid.

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    Woody from Toy Story has a full name too — it’s Woody Pride!

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    The heart of a blue whale is so big, a human can swim through the arteries.

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    Saudi Arabia imports camels from Australia.

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    The toy Barbie’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.

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    Oh, and Cookie Monster’s real name is Sid.

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    Hippo milk is pink!

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    Russia has a larger surface area than Pluto.

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    France was still executing people with a guillotine when the first Star Wars film came out.

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    Vending machines are twice as likely to kill you than a shark is.

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    Oxford University is older than the Aztec Empire.

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    A strawberry isn't a berry but a banana is!

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    An avocado is a berry!

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    NYC is further south than Rome, Italy!

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    The Unicorn is the national animal of Scotland!

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