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TIL Axl Rose once postponed a Guns N’ Roses show because he was watching TMNT 2: Secret of the Ooze

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TIL Axl Rose once postponed a Guns N’ Roses show because he was watching TMNT 2: Secret of the Ooze Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL Bill Watterson was thinking of allowing his famous Calvin and Hobbes comic strip to be animated, as he admired animation as an art, but decided against it once he realized he didn’t want to hear Calvin’s voice.

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TIL Bill Watterson was thinking of allowing his famous Calvin and Hobbes comic strip to be animated, as he admired animation as an art, but decided against it once he realized he didn’t want to hear Calvin’s voice. submitted by

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TIL rats who were trained to press a lever for their food would stop pressing the lever once they saw that it would electrically shock other another rat

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TIL rats who were trained to press a lever for their food would stop pressing the lever once they saw that it would electrically shock other another rat submitted by dasfiskitak [link] [300 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL When larger Kangaroos are chased they will often lead their pursuer to water, then once standing submerged to the chest, the kangaroo will attempt to drown the attacker.

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TIL When larger Kangaroos are chased they will often lead their pursuer to water, then once standing submerged to the chest, the kangaroo will attempt to drown the attacker. submitted by Lamplighter616 [link] [690 comments] Source: top scoring links :

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Is there technically an “Earth Prime” or did the entire multiverse come into existence at once?

Is there technically an “Earth Prime” or did the entire multiverse come into existence at once? submitted by Darkspider94 [link] [7 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL Abraham Lincoln once gave a speech in Bloomington, Illinois so captivating that it caused every single reporter present to forget to take notes. There is no copy of this speech in existence, and we can only guess at the content. This speech is known as Abraham Lincoln’s ‘Lost Speech’.

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TIL Abraham Lincoln once gave a speech in Bloomington, Illinois so captivating that it caused every single reporter present to forget to take notes. There is no copy of this speech in existence, and we can only guess at the

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TIL during the riots in Ukraine, St. Michaels Cathedral rang all of their bells at once to alert the sleeping city to the violence. The last time all the church bells had been rung at the same time was in 1240, when the Mongols were attacking

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TIL during the riots in Ukraine, St. Michaels Cathedral rang all of their bells at once to alert the sleeping city to the violence. The last time all the church bells had been rung at the same time was in

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TIL that Steven Spielberg promised Tom Sizemore a role in Saving Private Ryan as long as he never failed a drug test while shooting. If he failed once, even on the last day, Spielberg promised to kick him out of the movie and reshoot all of his scenes with a new actor.

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TIL that Steven Spielberg promised Tom Sizemore a role in Saving Private Ryan as long as he never failed a drug test while shooting. If he failed once, even on the last day, Spielberg promised to kick him out of

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Why is a 21 Gun Salute not fired by 21 soldiers at once?

Why is a 21 Gun Salute not fired by 21 soldiers at once? submitted by Ilwrath [link] [4 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL that Sean Bean was once stabbed at a bar for defending a former Playboy model, refused an ambulance, and then ordered another drink.

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TIL that Sean Bean was once stabbed at a bar for defending a former Playboy model, refused an ambulance, and then ordered another drink. submitted by DIP_MY_BALLS_IN_IT [link] [525 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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