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YSK how to rate movies and games on a scale from 1 to 10

YSK how to rate movies and games on a scale from 1 to 10 <!– SC_OFF –><div class="md"><p>The ratings people give out are always heavily inflated. When a 7 is the baseline for a game which is average, then it&#39;s

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TIL that in 1861, the entire student body of the University of Mississippi enlisted in the Confederate Army as a single company. They suffered a 100% casualty rate during the Civil War.

TIL that in 1861, the entire student body of the University of Mississippi enlisted in the Confederate Army as a single company. They suffered a 100% casualty rate during the Civil War. submitted by DIP_MY_BALLS_IN_IT [link] [2137 comments] Source: top

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TIL during China’s Ming Dynasty, powdered smallpox scabs were blown up the noses of the healthy. The patients would then develop a mild case of the disease, & from then on were immune to it. Although the technique had a 0.5–2.0% mortality rate, it was better than the diseases 20–30% mortality rate.

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TIL during China’s Ming Dynasty, powdered smallpox scabs were blown up the noses of the healthy. The patients would then develop a mild case of the disease, & from then on were immune to it. Although the technique had a

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TIL in 1923, Germany’s hyperinflation was so high, the exchange rate went from 9 marks to 4.2M marks to $1 USD. One German worker, who used a wheelbarrow to cart off billions of marks that were his week’s wages, was robbed by thieves who stole the wheelbarrow but left the piles of cash on the curb.

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TIL in 1923, Germany’s hyperinflation was so high, the exchange rate went from 9 marks to 4.2M marks to USD. One German worker, who used a wheelbarrow to cart off billions of marks that were his week’s wages, was robbed

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Has the rate at with lions have killed and eaten humans in the wild decreased since the invention of guns?

Has the rate at with lions have killed and eaten humans in the wild decreased since the invention of guns? In other words have lions realized within the past few hundred years that humans carry sticks that can kill them

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TIL the US Murder rate in 2014 is less that half of what it was in 1990, and far lower than the 70’s and 80’s.

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TIL the US Murder rate in 2014 is less that half of what it was in 1990, and far lower than the 70’s and 80’s. submitted by EKEEFE41 [link] [917 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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TIL after a Federal Reserve interest rate decision in 2013, trades were registered in the Chicago stock market within 2 milliseconds of the announcement. These trades were later found to be insider trading, as this information would take 7 milliseconds to reach Chicago at the speed of light.

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TIL after a Federal Reserve interest rate decision in 2013, trades were registered in the Chicago stock market within 2 milliseconds of the announcement. These trades were later found to be insider trading, as this information would take 7 milliseconds

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TIL Hong Kong has one of the world’s most efficient subway systems with a 99.9% on-time rate and the entire system is manage via an AI.

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TIL Hong Kong has one of the world’s most efficient subway systems with a 99.9% on-time rate and the entire system is manage via an AI. submitted by garglemymarbles [link] [1908 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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YSK to apply for auto loan at banks NOT at the auto dealership. Dealership’s rate is always higher than bank’s.

YSK to apply for auto loan at banks NOT at the auto dealership. Dealership’s rate is always higher than bank’s. Auto dealer's interest rate is typically at least 3 points higher than the bank. $ 15,000 loan for 5 years.

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YSK to keep stray kittens around for at least 2 months before taking them to the shelter as it greatly improves their survival rate.

YSK to keep stray kittens around for at least 2 months before taking them to the shelter as it greatly improves their survival rate. I learned the hard way. I adopted a wee stray from the shelter and simply, it

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