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Karenna Gore

The Secret Service codename for Al Gore’s eldest daughter was “Smurfertte”

Barack Obama is called Renegade, while his wife Michelle is Renaissance, and their daughters...
honey

Some vegans choose not to eat honey because they consider beekeeping to be slavery

I live in Johnson City, Tennessee; therefore I don’t meet many other vegans. On...
coconutgreen

Coconuts kill more people a year than sharks do

“Falling coconuts kill 150 people worldwide each year, 15 times the number of fatalities...
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venom needs to be injected, as opposed to poison, which need to be ingested

The terms poison and venom are often used interchangeably, but they actually have very...
Khaleesi

Nearly 150 babies were named Khaleesi in 2012.

Khaleesi is a trending baby name for girls in the United States. The Baby...
Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan was the first divorcée to be elected President of the United States

In 1938, Reagan co-starred in the film Brother Rat with actress Jane Wyman (1917–2007)....
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There’s a disorder called Maple Syrup Urine Disease, where one’s urine smells like maple syrup.

Maple syrup urine disease (MSUD) is a rare, inherited metabolic disorder. With MSUD, the...
I Love Lucy

Reruns of I Love Lucy still bring in around $20 million of revenue a year to CBS

The last new episode of “I Love Lucy” was broadcast over 50 years ago,...