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431-Alison brie-Alison Brie once had sex with a gay friend just so he could confirm that he was actually gay.

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-432-CERN-The United States spent more than $2 billion digging 24km of tunnels in Texas for a particle accelerator similar in scope to CERN, only to abandon the project.

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433-Michael Caine-In responding to why he starred in Jaws: The Revenge, Michael Caine said

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434-Deborah Sampson-Deborah Sampson who disguised herself as a man to fight in the U.S. Revolutionary War, served in an elite Light Infantry unit and was wounded in battle. After her secret was discovered, she was honorably discharged, but had to fight to receive her veteran's pension.

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435-Irish drummer-During the Siege of Astorga in 1810, an Irish drummer in the French Army continued to beat his drums despite having lost both legs. He was awarded the French Legion of Honor for his bravery.

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436-Les paul-Guitarist Les Paul's right elbow was shattered in a car accident. Doctors were unable to repair it so he had them fuse his arm bones at a 90-degree angle so he could continue to play guitar.

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437-Kurt russell-While filming The Hateful Eight, Kurt Russel mistakenly smashed a priceless 1870s Martin Guitar on loan from the museum, when the prop department forgot he was holding the original. The Martin Museum says

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438-Julian Altman theft-In 2007, Joshua Bell pretended to be a street violinist and everyone ignored him. Just two days earlier, he had played in a sold out theater with each seat costing $100. The violin he used on the street was worth 3.5 million dollars.

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439-Joshua bell-In 2007, Joshua Bell pretended to be a street violinist and everyone ignored him. Just two days earlier, he had played in a sold out theater with each seat costing $100. The violin he used on the street was worth 3.5 million dollars.

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440-Roy sullivan-The 7th time that park ranger Roy Sullivan was struck by lightning coincided with the 22nd time he fought off a bear with a stick.

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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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