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  • Diarrhea was the leading cause of death in the American Civil War and soldiers had an honor code against shooting someone that was pooping.
    Diarrhea was the leading cause of death in the American Civil War and soldiers had an honor code against shooting someone that was pooping.
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    Mongol
  • 2779 Eminem Kim
    2779 Eminem Kim
  • 3498 Helicopter Escape-In 1973, a helicopter landed in Dublin's Mountjoy prison exercise yard. The guards assumed it was a surprise inspection until three IRA prisoners got in and escaped.
    3498 Helicopter Escape-In 1973, a helicopter landed in Dublin's Mountjoy prison exercise yard. The guards assumed it was a surprise inspection until three IRA prisoners got in and escaped.
  • 1029 Jerry Lee Lewis
    1029 Jerry Lee Lewis
  • 686Private Browsing
    686Private Browsing
  • 3753 Big Bang-The Big Bang was initially rejected as a theory of the universe because of its “religious” implications and its origins. The originator of the theory was a Catholic priest.
    3753 Big Bang-The Big Bang was initially rejected as a theory of the universe because of its “religious” implications and its origins. The originator of the theory was a Catholic priest.
  • 3245 Space Ehthusiasm Lost-Barely a year after the 1969 moon landing the American public had completely lost interest in space exploration, to such an extent that 90% of people surveyed could not remember Neil Armstrong’s name.
    3245 Space Ehthusiasm Lost-Barely a year after the 1969 moon landing the American public had completely lost interest in space exploration, to such an extent that 90% of people surveyed could not remember Neil Armstrong’s name.
  • When Steve Jobs accused Microsoft of stealing idea for Windows from Mac, Bill Gates replied: "Well, Steve, .... I think it's more like we both had this rich neighbor named Xerox and I broke into his house to steal the TV set and found out that you had already stolen it."
    When Steve Jobs accused Microsoft of stealing idea for Windows from Mac, Bill Gates replied: "Well, Steve, .... I think it's more like we both had this rich neighbor named Xerox and I broke into his house to steal the TV set and found out that you had already stolen it."
  • 1291 Nixon
    1291 Nixon