40 Bits of Trivia to Slurp Out of Our Milkshake From Across the Room

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40 Bits of Trivia to Slurp Out of Our Milkshake From Across the Room

If we have a milkshake, and you have a milkshake… And you have a straw — there it is, thats a straw. Your straw reaches across the room, and starts to drink our milkshake. You drink our milkshake! You drink it up!

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