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Maybe the worst traffic jam in history occured in 2010 in Beijing: it was 62 miles long and lasted for 12 days.
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There's a Kickstarter for making a potato salad. Despite a $10 goal, it has already raised more than $37,000 - and counting.

See it here: kck.st/1t2WlCF
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In some countries, #movie posters are being illustrated instead of using photographs. Can you guess which films are being advertised here?

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In 2012, the Kansas City Chiefs were cited as a cause of death in a fan's obituary. in full, it read:

"Loren G. 'Sam' Lickteig passed away on Nov. 14, 2012 of complications from MS and heartbreaking disappointment caused by the Kansas City Chiefs football team."

on.nfl.com/1lIcyIn

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The song "Mahna Mahna" as popularized by The Muppets originally appeared in the Italian softcore movie "Sweden: Heaven and Hell."

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The CIA's "WikiLeaks Task Force" is known by the acronym "WTF."
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Stephen Hawking held a party for time travellers - he didn't send out the invites until after the party was over.

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At a surprising 4,266 words, the Disney Channel original movie Alley Cats Strike used to have the longest plot summary of all movies on Wikipedia. It has since been edited down to 52 words.

Read the original here: http://www.alleycatsstrike.com/
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Soap operas are so named because many of the sponsors of the original dramatic serials on the radio were soap manufacturers.

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During the Cultural Revolution in #China , the government sought to switch the meaning of traffic lights so that green meant stop and red meant go (since the color of communism was supposed to stand for progress). This, however, resulted in chaos and was abandoned.

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The Wolf of Wall Street has the highest count of the word "Fuck" of all major feature films: 569. That's 3.16 fucks a minute.

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Lord Voldemort's Danish birth name is Romeo G. Detlev Jr. This is an anagram of "Jeg er Voldemort" - "I am Voldemort."

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