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Science fiction writer Robert A. Heinlein and his wife claim that Scientology is the result of a bar bet between Heinlein and L. Ron Hubbard. (Source)

 

People in the Middle Ages would brew a batch of ale, have a big party to drink it, and collect donations for the needy. (Source)

 

Scum media!  The Hindenburg disaster had more survivors than victims, wasn’t the deadliest airship accident at the time, and the emotional “Oh, the humanity!” audio report wasn’t live, but was a radio broadcast from later that night, and subsequently overlaid on the newsreel videos after the fact (Source)

 

Meerkats are the most murderous known mammal, with almost 20% of meerkats being killed by one of their own. The average among all mammals is just 0.3%. (Source)

 

Jellyfish should be kept in cylindrical tanks because they can get stuck in right angled corners (Source)

 

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