Fact Cards

491-Macarena-The 90s hit

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492-Milkman-In 2002, British milkman Steve Leech while doing his rounds saw a shop on fire. He used 320 pints of milk to put it out and was credited with saving 7 other stores. He received the award for

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493-Wife prove lottery-In 2016, Glenda Blackwell of Leicester, North Carolina bought a scratch off lottery ticket to prove a point to her husband that it was a waste of money, but it ended up winning her $1 million.

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494-Diners host-For each episode of his show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, host Guy Fieri invites a family from the Make-A-Wish Foundation. For 363 episodes, he's made it a point to ensure the whole family is invited, not just the child battling an illness.

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495-Japan peace flame-In Japan, Hiroshima Peace Flame has been burning continuously since it was lit in 1964, and will remain lit until all nuclear bombs on the planet are destroyed and the planet is free from the threat of nuclear annihilation.

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496-Graham bell-The refrain “when one door closes, another opens

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497-Cincinnati cow-A cow named Cincinnati Freedom evaded police officers for 11 days after jumping a six-foot fence to escape a slaughterhouse. After finally being caught, she was given the

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498-Symbolic content-In 1963, a 16-year-old sent a four-question survey to 150 well-known authors (75 of which replied) in order to prove to his English teacher that writers don't intentionally add symbolic content to their books.

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499-GoT friends-Game of Thrones has the same budget ($10 million per episode) as Friends ($10 million per episode).

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500-Hugh O'Flaherty-Hugh O'Flaherty was a priest who saved the lives of 6500 Allied soldiers and Jews during WWII by hiding them in farms, homes, and convents. He was a master at disguises and evaded capture by the Gestapo many times earning him the nickname

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  1. Would you mind if I started to post these facts on iFunny? I really think people would love them and I would of course credit and link your website.

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