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The Mason jar is named after American tinsmith John Landis Mason who invented it in 1858. He was really prolific, too: He also invented the first screw top salt shaker.

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Alan Rickman​ was the only Harry Potter​ actor who knew his character’s ultimate fate.
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We will run out of helium in 25-30 years.

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A hyena researcher sued Disney for “defamation of character” for its portrayal of hyenas in The Lion King​.

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That's so silly, he's not even a hyena... He just researches them.
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St. Vitus is the patron saint of oversleeping.
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In 1980, a World Hula Hoop Championship was held in more than 2,000 cities with an estimated two million participants. Judging was done on compulsory moves, including the hilariously named Wrap the Mummy and Alley Oop, as well as freestyle dance routines.

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A “cork-tease” is someone who constantly talks about the wine he or she will open but never does.

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The adult Luna moth doesn't have a mouth. After it emerges from its cocoon, it lives for about a week to lay eggs, then starves to death.

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Shanghai and Beijing have a one-dog policy.

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An article in The American Journal of Psychiatry from 1900 counted over 350 synonyms for drunk. Just among the forms that begin with 'drunk as a' we see that someone can be as drunk as an ass, a boiled owl, a brewer’s horse, a drum, a fiddler, a fish, a fly, a lord, a mouse, a pipey, a tapster, a rat, a sow, and a wheelbarrow.

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The fingerprint authentication on the iPhone 5s also works with cat paws!

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