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3108 CS Knife Fight-A Frenchman named Julien Barreaux was so infuriated about losing a knife fight in Counter Strike, that he spent six months tracking down his opponent, and stabbed him in real life.

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3102 Karina Chikitova-In 2014, a 3-year-old Russian girl named Karina Chikitova survived for 11 days in Siberian taiga forest by drinking from a creek and eating berries while being protected by her dog which went to get help after nine days and returned with rescuers.

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3103 Three Gorges Damn-China’s Three Gorges Damn has slowed the Earth's rotation by 0.06 microseconds.

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3104 John Ritter-On ‘Three’s Company’ John Ritter’s scrotum is briefly visible through his boxer shorts in one episode. John Ritter told the NY Observer “I’ve requested that Nickelodeon air both versions, edited and unedited, because sometimes you feel like a nut, and sometimes you don’t.”

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3105 Verkhoyansk-There are 1,311 people who live in Verkhoyansk, Russia, a town with an average temperature of -45 degree C (-50 degree F) in January. In 2012, the town was attacked by a pack of 400 wolves.

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3106 Daniel Balsam-A man named Daniel Balsam got so infuriated with constant email spam that he quit his job, got a law degree and has so far earned over $1 million in court judgments against the spammers.

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3107 Cannibal Mouse-There is an unaired Mythbusters episode where two group of mice were used to test if “the box is more nutritious than the cereal.” The mice in one of the groups were eating “pallets of cardboard”. One day they checked and there were no longer 3 mice in that group, but one really fat mouse.

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3109 Rev Jeffrey Brown-The Boston Miracle resulted in a 79% drop in youth homicides in the 1990s after juvenile handgun homicides more than tripled from 22 victims in 1987 to 73 victims in 1990. A young youth pastor, Rev. Jeffrey Brown, simply went into the streets and listened to gang members problems.

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3110 Sesame Street-In 1970, a state commission in Mississippi voted to ban Sesame Street because of its 'highly integrated cast of children.'

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3101 Alison Brie-Before Alison Brie was cast in Mad Men, she worked as a clown at children’s birthday parties.

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