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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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TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals and ending with the gunshot, lasts no longer than two minutes.

TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals

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TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals and ending with the gunshot, lasts no longer than two minutes.

TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals

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TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals and ending with the gunshot, lasts no longer than two minutes.

TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals

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TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals and ending with the gunshot, lasts no longer than two minutes.

TIL that Belarus is the last country in Europe that still uses the death penalty. The convicts are shot in the back of the head with a silenced PB-9 pistol. The whole procedure, starting with the announcement about denied appeals

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Similar to Taco Bell using Spanish, “Yo quiero Taco Bell”. Is there a company that has a marketing campaign out there that uses English as a slogan/tag line that doesn’t have English as their native language of the company/country?

Similar to Taco Bell using Spanish, “Yo quiero Taco Bell”. Is there a company that has a marketing campaign out there that uses English as a slogan/tag line that doesn’t have English as their native language of the company/country? Is

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Similar to Taco Bell using Spanish, “Yo quiero Taco Bell”. Is there a company that has a marketing campaign out there that uses English as a slogan/tag line that doesn’t have English as their native language of the company/country?

Similar to Taco Bell using Spanish, “Yo quiero Taco Bell”. Is there a company that has a marketing campaign out there that uses English as a slogan/tag line that doesn’t have English as their native language of the company/country? Is

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I noticed the IBM website uses www-935 instead of www. What is this?

I noticed the IBM website uses www-935 instead of www. What is this? Sample link: http://www-935.ibm.com/services/us/gbs/thoughtleadership/ I tried googling different extrensions than www, yes I know there's others (ftp.) but have no idea what 935 is? submitted by Olliby [link]

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YSK About Escosia, a search engine that uses ad revenue to plant trees!

YSK About Escosia, a search engine that uses ad revenue to plant trees! Information Make sure to turn off ad block, and mods if this is breaking a rule please let me know! submitted by Internethobbit [link] [comment] Source: You

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TIL Washing dishes by hand uses almost 7 times the amount of water as a modern dishwasher (103L vs. 15L for a full load)

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TIL Washing dishes by hand uses almost 7 times the amount of water as a modern dishwasher (103L vs. 15L for a full load) submitted by shor [link] [1389 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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