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1Wilmer Valderrama

Wilmer Valderrama purchased the Vista Cruiser used on "That '70s Show" for $500 when the series ended.

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Categories: Actors, Transport

2Lobotomy over 2000 US veterans

In 2013, The Wall Street Journal discovered a cache of files that revealed that the U.S. government lobotomized over 2000 veterans against their will after WW2. The veterans were lobotomized for reasons such as PTSD, depression, schizophrenia, and occasionally homosexuality.

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Categories: Government, Health, People, War

3Britian's fake H-bomb

During the Cold War, Great Britain had so much trouble trying to develop a fusion bomb (H-Bomb), that they "faked it" by building and testing an extremely large fission bomb and let the world believe that it was a small H-bomb.

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Categories: Countries, War, Weapons, World

4Quicksilver Vs Flash Race

In a 1996 DC/Marvel Comics crossover, Quicksilver challenged the Flash (WallyWest) to a race and lost.

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Categories: Comics, Dc, Marvel

5Redundant Acronym Syndrome Syndrome

Redundant phrases such as "ATM Machine" and "PIN Number" are examples of RAS Syndrome- Redundant Acronym Syndrome Syndrome.

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Categories: Language

6Jake Adelstein

A young American applied for and got a job as a reporter reporting in Japanese at the biggest Japanese daily, and went on to uncover a deal between a major yakuza boss and the FBI.

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Categories: Corporation, Media

7Frozen Dairy Dessert

As a result of Breyers adding excessive amounts of additives in their ice cream to cut costs, Canada has determined their product no longer contains enough milk and cream to meet labeling requirements for ice cream and must be labeled "Frozen Dairy Dessert", or "Frozen Dessert."

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Categories: Food

8Ku Klux Khan

Woodrow Wilson, the President of the US during WWI, was known to be a white supremacist and who was responsible for revitalizing the Ku Klux Klan in 1915

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Categories: President, Religion, War

9Command uniform color

The "Command" color used in Star Trek: the Original Series was actually lime green and not yellow. The fabric of normal tunic made it appear yellow under studio lighting.

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Categories: Science

10When Honda supplied engines for IndyCar

In 2006, Honda became the sole supplier of engines in the IndyCar series. It was for the first time in Indianapolis 500 history that the race was run without a single engine problem.

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Categories: Corporation, Sports

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