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What will the current monarchical era be called if there was already an Elizabethan era?

What will the current monarchical era be called if there was already an Elizabethan era? submitted by Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL in 1986, ’60 Minutes’ ran a scathing exposé on the Audi 5000, alleging it could wildly accelerate on its own. However, their on-air demonstration used a rigged car to show falsified results. Gov’t tests later vindicated Audi but their sales had already plummeted. ’60 Minutes’ never apologized.

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TIL in 1986, ’60 Minutes’ ran a scathing exposé on the Audi 5000, alleging it could wildly accelerate on its own. However, their on-air demonstration used a rigged car to show falsified results. Gov’t tests later vindicated Audi but their

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YSK that acetaminophen (found in Tylenol and other drugs) can be very dangerous when taken as a cure for a hangover. The liver is already trying to metabolize the alcohol, and if overworked with the added drug it will result in a toxic byproduct that can cause permanent liver damage.

YSK that acetaminophen (found in Tylenol and other drugs) can be very dangerous when taken as a cure for a hangover. The liver is already trying to metabolize the alcohol, and if overworked with the added drug it will result

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Why doesn’t software downloaded from the internet already come with the latest updates. It usually makes me download them seperately

Why doesn’t software downloaded from the internet already come with the latest updates. It usually makes me download them seperately submitted by Machinefun [link] [1 comment] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL Gen.George S.Patton received orders to bypass the German city of Trier as it was estimated that 4 divisions would be needed for a successful assault ,but had already taken Trier by the time the message arrived. He responded, ‘ Have taken Trier with 2 divisions, do you want me to give it back?’

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TIL Gen.George S.Patton received orders to bypass the German city of Trier as it was estimated that 4 divisions would be needed for a successful assault ,but had already taken Trier by the time the message arrived. He responded, ‘

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Do elevators/lift have back-up generators so that in the event of a fire people already in the elevator can make it to the ground floor?

Do elevators/lift have back-up generators so that in the event of a fire people already in the elevator can make it to the ground floor? Or are you doomed to die of smoke inhalation if you happen to be stuck

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TIL that when C-SPAN asked for illegal copies of Stephen Colbert’s controversial 2006 White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech to be removed from Youtube, Google bought the rights to the video and therey saved the viral videos which were already watched 2.7M times in under 48 hours.

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TIL that when C-SPAN asked for illegal copies of Stephen Colbert’s controversial 2006 White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech to be removed from Youtube, Google bought the rights to the video and therey saved the viral videos which were already watched

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TIL A huge block of marble lay neglected in a Florence churchyard for 25 years after two sculptors had already tried and failed to turn it into a sculpture. Michelangelo took the deteriorated marble and created the Statue of David.

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TIL A huge block of marble lay neglected in a Florence churchyard for 25 years after two sculptors had already tried and failed to turn it into a sculpture. Michelangelo took the deteriorated marble and created the Statue of David.

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TIL That Wal-Mart Heiress Paige Laurie paid someone to do all her homework at USC, and had to return her degree after she had already graduated.

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TIL That Wal-Mart Heiress Paige Laurie paid someone to do all her homework at USC, and had to return her degree after she had already graduated. submitted by genetics74 [link] [2099 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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