Fun Fact of the Day

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Fun Fact of the Day: Tom Hanks may voice Sheriff Woody Pride in all Toy Story films, but it's actually his younger brother Jim who speaks the character's lines nearly everywhere else.

[doobybrain.]

Fun Fact of the Day

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Fun Fact of the Day: "Colonel-in-Chief Sir Nils Olav is a King Penguin living in Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland. He is the mascot and Colonel-in-Chief of the Norwegian King's Guard...On August 18, 2005, he was promoted to Colonel-in-Chief and on 15 August 2008 he was awarded a knighthood.

He is the first penguin to receive such an hono

Useful Tutorial of the Day

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Useful Tutorial of the Day: How to Open a Bottle of Champagne with a Wine Glass and Influence People.

[vvv.]

Fun Fact of the Day

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Fun Fact of the Day: Apparently, this is because the nursery rhyme was originally a riddle. It's no longer posed as a riddle since the answer is so well known.

And that's your one new thing learned today. Feel free to shut everything off and go to bed.

[urlesque.]

Fun Fact of the Day

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Fun Fact of the Day: Vlog Brother Hank Green proves once again that every pop song from Slipknot to Ritchie Valenz to Rebecca Black uses the same exact chord progression.

[vlogbros.]

Lights Out

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Lights Out: Though Piero Umiliani's pop song "Mah Nà Mah Nà" became a household tune following its usage in a now-iconic Muppet Show skit, it was originally composed for the soundtrack of the Italian mondo film Sweden: Heaven and Hell -- "a pseudo-documentary about sexuality in Sweden."

[thanks rick and william!]

Poor Decision Making Skills of the Day

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Poor Decision Making Skills of the Day: In 1951, Super Glue was accidentally discovered when an assistant of the late Harry Coover inadvertently ruined two refractometer prisms by gluing them together with an experimental concoction.

60 years later, Shawn accidentally super glued a tiny sequined top hat to his head.

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