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« Reply #30 on: April 14, 2015, 07:51:29 AM »
Did you know that the early Spanish explorers,made settlements and forts in the new world as far north as Morganton NC ..
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« Reply #31 on: April 15, 2015, 03:33:10 AM »
Yes vger I did know that.

Did you know:   There really was a Captain Morgan. He was a Welsh pirate who later became the lieutenant governor of Jamaica.
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« Reply #32 on: April 15, 2015, 05:35:09 AM »
Did you know that yesterday's pirates are today's captains of industry?
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« Reply #33 on: April 15, 2015, 06:26:51 AM »
Did you know that yesterday's pirates are today's captains of industry?

Really JD, I thought they were the Bankers?

Did you know that there are 1,929,770,126,028,800 different colour combinations possible on a Rubik's Cube.

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« Reply #34 on: April 15, 2015, 09:43:43 AM »
Wow!  I had no idea it could be that many combinations!!  But, I never really thought about it either.  LOL

Did you know:  Male students at Brigham Young University need a doctor's note to grow a beard?
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« Reply #35 on: April 15, 2015, 12:48:56 PM »
Yes vger I did know that.

Did you know:   There really was a Captain Morgan. He was a Welsh pirate who later became the lieutenant governor of Jamaica.


Yep Knew that as well..

Did you know that a pub visited by pirates...in Savanna,Georgia is still open ...one of the oldest pubs in the US..
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« Reply #36 on: April 17, 2015, 03:33:39 PM »
No I did not know that.

Did you know:  Hallmark now sells a line of "encouragement" cards you can send to people who've lost their job.
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« Reply #37 on: April 17, 2015, 11:27:09 PM »
Did you know that Japanese raw horse meat "sashimi" with sauce, wasabi, and a cold beer is very delicious?
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« Reply #38 on: April 18, 2015, 06:52:26 AM »
Did you know that all of the clocks in the movie 'Pulp Fiction' are fixed to 4:20?

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« Reply #39 on: April 20, 2015, 08:04:19 AM »
Did you know that one of the police codes and the most popular code for weed is 420...
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« Reply #40 on: April 23, 2015, 04:08:16 AM »
Yes I knew that.

Did you know:  The duffel bag gets its name from the town of Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
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« Reply #41 on: April 25, 2015, 11:46:52 PM »
Did you know:   The 3 Musketeers bar was originally split into three pieces with three different flavors: vanilla, chocolate and strawberry. When the other flavors became harder to come by during World War II, Mars decided to go all chocolate.
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« Reply #42 on: May 01, 2015, 04:55:39 AM »
     :smash:          Why have we stopped playing this game?   I found it to be very intriguing and I learned some new things?!   :thud:
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« Reply #43 on: May 10, 2015, 02:45:10 AM »
 :smash:   Why have we stopped playing this game?   I found it to be very intriguing and I learned some new things?!   :thud:
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« Reply #44 on: May 20, 2015, 11:53:35 AM »
 :winchesty73:    Did you know that no one will play this game?   :uhm:
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