Today’s Trivia

 

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Via tokyotimes.com

 

Lord Acton actually said “Power TENDS TO corrupt; absolute power corrupts absolutely.” Which is much more nuanced. (source)

 

In July 2011 Apple Inc had more cash in the bank than the US Government. (source)

 

Three quarters of the cars that Roll Royce has ever produced are still on the road. (source)

 

The song “Happy Birthday” is copyrighted and brings in about $2m a year to the copyright holders. (source)

 

Where you stand in a lift reflects your social status. (source)


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