36 Whopping Bits of Trivia to Flame-Broil in Your Mind Kitchen

36 Whopping Bits of Trivia to Flame-Broil in Your Mind Kitchen

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The last execution by guillotine happened the same year Star Wars came out. Death by guillotine was the official method of execution in France until 1981, and the last execution took place in 1977. CRACKED.COM http://www.guillotine.dk/Pages/History.htm

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CRACKED YOU HAVE TO REPORT THE VALUE OF STOLEN PROPERTY ON YOUR TAXES. You also have to report any income generated from drug deals.

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CRACKED ERNEST HEMINGWAY NEVER WROTE, FOR SALE: BABY SHOES, NEVER WORN. Some version of this six-word story has existed since Hemingway was a child, having first appeared in the 1910s and 1920s.

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CRACKED The Giving Tres by She Silvertisen LL DONALD TRUMP COULD NOT BE CONVINCED THAT THE GIVING TREE WAS A REAL BOOK. During his SNL hosting stint, one writer wrote a sketch for Trump that was a play on The Giving Tree. Trump refused to do it, because he wouldn't believe that it was a real book (despite many people telling him it was).

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Pumpkins, watermelons, avocados, and bananas are technically classified as berries. However strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries aren't. CRACKED

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A snail spent several years glued to a card in the British museum before it was discovered to be alive. The zoologist who discovered this felt so bad he gave the snail another snail so he wouldn't be alone anymore. CRACKED

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Courage the Cowardly Dog's pilot episode earned an Oscar nomination. It was titled The Chicken From Outer Space, and it lost to Wallace and Gromit: A Close Shave. CRACKED

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The French Navy used Cleopatra's daughter's mausoleum for target practice. Luckily, the mausoleum was mostly unharmed - and when Emperor Napoleon III visited, much later, he demanded that it be preserved. CRACKED.COM

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Sudan has over 200 pyramids, and the oldest are from about 2500 ВС. There are also burial chambers, tombs, and temples - - a all those buildings are concentrated at three sites: Meroe, Jebel Barkal, and El Kurru. CRACKED.COM

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