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TIL that the oldest hotel in the world has been operated by the same Japanese family for over 1,300 years. 52 different generations of descendants have cared for and operated the inn.

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TIL that the oldest hotel in the world has been operated by the same Japanese family for over 1,300 years. 52 different generations of descendants have cared for and operated the inn. Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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YSK Wikipedia’s book creator can create a book containing wiki pages of your choice. You can export the book in different formats and/or order a printed copy.

YSK Wikipedia’s book creator can create a book containing wiki pages of your choice. You can export the book in different formats and/or order a printed copy. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special:Book&bookcmd=book_creator submitted by dtallee [link] [1 comment] Source: You Should Know

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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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How do apes react to apes of a different species?

How do apes react to apes of a different species? Hello, I've tried searching for an answer to this and while I've found a few loose examples of apes that have been raised in captivity together, I'm more curious about

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Why is Microsoft Word’s quotation marks different from Notepad’s quotation marks?

Why is Microsoft Word’s quotation marks different from Notepad’s quotation marks? """"" They are straight, and they are the same. Microsoft Word's “” are slanted. Did the original ASCII standard not have enough space or something to put two quotation

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What are the 4 different types of Apes?

What are the 4 different types of Apes? When I look into the different types of Apes (Great apes if you want to be specific) then I notice that all sites are agreed that there are four different types. The

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Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs.

Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs. submitted by THE-1138 [link] [17 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs.

Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs. submitted by THE-1138 [link] [17 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs.

Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs. submitted by THE-1138 [link] [12 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs.

Why did Comcast cable give me 2 different size cable boxes? Two tiny ones and one more normal sized one. This is for 3 TVs. submitted by THE-1138 [link] [7 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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