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11Back to the future

Back to the future was rejected by Disney. They said a mother falling in love with her son is not appropriate for a family film.

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Categories: Corporation, Movies

12Confederates descendents

After the Civil War many wealthy Confederate families fled to Brazil, today many Southern cultures and traditions can still be seen in the descendants of these "Confederados"

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Categories: Countries, People, Places, War

13Marcel Marceau

French actor Marcel Marceau first used mime during World War 2 to keep Jewish children quiet while he helped them escape from occupied France to neutral Switzerland.

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Categories: Actors, War

14Ben-Hur film

During the filming of Ben-Hur, an extra turned blue when he fell into a pond that had dye poured into it. He was kept on the MGM payroll until the color wore off.

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Categories: Corporation, Finance, Humanbody

15Snake Charming

Snake charming has nothing to do with the music being played but instead, has to do with the instrument's movement.

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Categories: Animals, Music, People

16Norway butter crisis

In 2011, Norway went through a nationwide butter shortage, where smugglers would often get caught smuggling butter and online auctions for one packet of butter reached as high as $77.

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Categories: Countries, Food

17Korean language

After only 73 years of separation, the Korean language spoken in the North and South has diverged so much that 45% of North Korean defectors have trouble understanding South Koreans and 1% can't understand South Koreans at all.

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Categories: Language, People

18Cattle ranches

Cattle ranches have been replacing 10 to 50% of cattle feed with the rejected gummy worms and fruit loops from manufacturers to save money, and they've been doing this for years.

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Categories: Animals, Food

19Andrew Jackson

US President Andrew Jackson had been shot so many times people said he "rattled like a bag of marbles."

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Categories: President, Weapons

20Vietnam war

61% of US soldiers killed in the Vietnam war were less than 20 years old. The average age of deaths being 23 years old.

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Categories: Military, War

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