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What is the connection and difference between the language "Latin" and "Latin American Heritage"?

What is the connection and difference between the language "Latin" and "Latin American Heritage"? <!– SC_OFF –><div class="md"><p>I know Latin is an antiquated language. But why are Mexican people and others in South America referred to as Latin?</p> </div><!– SC_ON

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TIL in 1990, a 15 year old girl testified before Congress, describing how Iraqi soldiers killed babies in a Kuwaiti hospital. This helped stir US favor for the Gulf War. The girl was later found to be the daughter of a Kuwaiti ambassador, and her story fabricated by American PR firm Hill & Knowlton

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TIL in 1990, a 15 year old girl testified before Congress, describing how Iraqi soldiers killed babies in a Kuwaiti hospital. This helped stir US favor for the Gulf War. The girl was later found to be the daughter of

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TIL that American speech is punctuated with “uh” & “um”, English speech with “er” & “erm”, Japanese with “ā”, “anō”, & “ēto”, German with “äh”, French with “euh”– basically, every language uses different sounds to interrupt themselves while their brain is working on forming thoughts into words.

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TIL that American speech is punctuated with “uh” & “um”, English speech with “er” & “erm”, Japanese with “ā”, “anō”, & “ēto”, German with “äh”, French with “euh”– basically, every language uses different sounds to interrupt themselves while their brain

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If an American goes missing in another country, who from the U.S goes and investigates it?

If an American goes missing in another country, who from the U.S goes and investigates it? submitted by WharfBlarg [link] [9 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL the test pilot for the first american jet plane wore a Gorilla mask, a Durby hat, and a Cigar just to mess with other pilots he buzzed. The Pilots were then convinced they were crazy for having seen a Airplane without a propeller with a monkey at the controls.

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TIL the test pilot for the first american jet plane wore a Gorilla mask, a Durby hat, and a Cigar just to mess with other pilots he buzzed. The Pilots were then convinced they were crazy for having seen a

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TIL that Tom Cruise saved the American release of ‘Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels’ by endorsing it at a buyer screening, launching the careers of Guy Ritchie, Matthew Vaughn, and Jason Statham in the process.

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TIL that Tom Cruise saved the American release of ‘Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels’ by endorsing it at a buyer screening, launching the careers of Guy Ritchie, Matthew Vaughn, and Jason Statham in the process. submitted by PXL_LHudson [link]

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TIL: Christian Bale went to his lunch meeting with ‘American Psycho’ writer Bret Easton Ellis as Patrick Bateman. Ellis became so uncomfortable with it that he had to ask Bale to stop the act.

TIL: Christian Bale went to his lunch meeting with ‘American Psycho’ writer Bret Easton Ellis as Patrick Bateman. Ellis became so uncomfortable with it that he had to ask Bale to stop the act. submitted by RhllorTheLordOfLight [link] [2945 comments]

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TIL: Christian Bale went to his lunch meeting with ‘American Psycho’ writer Bret Easton Ellis as Patrick Bateman. Ellis became so uncomfortable with it that he had to ask Bale to stop the act.

TIL: Christian Bale went to his lunch meeting with ‘American Psycho’ writer Bret Easton Ellis as Patrick Bateman. Ellis became so uncomfortable with it that he had to ask Bale to stop the act. submitted by RhllorTheLordOfLight [link] [2927 comments]

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What sports have a huge following in only one country the way American football is huge only in the US?

What sports have a huge following in only one country the way American football is huge only in the US? submitted by danielchile [link] [66 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL that FDR founded an organization to find a cure for polio, and believed that if every American gave only a dime, polio would be eradicated. Because of this motto, after his death in 1945, FDR’s face was put on the dime, and his organization was renamed “The March of Dimes.”

TIL that FDR founded an organization to find a cure for polio, and believed that if every American gave only a dime, polio would be eradicated. Because of this motto, after his death in 1945, FDR’s face was put on

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