2898 Amazon River-There are no bridges over the Amazon River.
4299-benjamin-franklin-When the Declaration of Independence was being drafted, Benjamin Franklin suggested that the word “sacred” be replaced with “self-evident” because he believed that the nation should be founded on reason, not faith.
Suicide by volcano is an actual thing with more than 1200 people killing themselves in a single volcano until a barrier was erected.
4216-roddy-piper-WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper broke down in Mickey Rourke’s arms after watching a screening of ‘The Wrestler’, due to the film’s accurate portrayal of the lives many older and independent professional wrestlers live.
3018 Declawing Cats-Declawing a cat amputates a joint. It is like cutting the tops of the fingers off above the first knuckle. It is illegal in most countries.
4190-hayward-fault-line-curb-Scientists once had a favorite curb in Hayward, California. They studied the curb because it lay on the Hayward fault line and was being pulled apart each year. This evidence of Earth’s shifting plates was observed from the 1970s till 2016 when the city decided to fix the sidewalk and unknowingly ruined it.
3737 Pig War-In 1859, an American farmer in the San Juan Islands shot a pig who was eating his potatoes, but the pig happened to belong to a British colonist. In the ensuing confrontation, 461 Americans with 14 cannons faced 5 British warships with 70 cannons and 2140 men. The only casualty was the pig.
3383 Third Mithridatic War-The Third Mithridatic War, involving over 30,000 Roman troops and a larger Pontic opposition, resulted in a tie, after both sides withdrew from the field scared, as they witnessed a ‘silvery-hot’ meteor bombarding the middle ground between them.
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