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Adam's Fun Facts, Mr. Pibb, Cock Fighting, George Clooney & More!

Here are your Fun Facts from Adam: 1. There are 4 NBA teams that have a team name that does NOT end in "S" and they are Jazz, Thunder, Heat and Magic! 2. The cartoon version of "Inspector Gadget" never revealed his real name. But in the 1999 movie with Matthew Broderick, they say his name is John...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Crab, CD's, John Mayer & More!

All you can eat CRAB?! I'm in! Enjoy these Fun Facts for YOUR Friday: 1. Red Lobster ran an "all-you-can-eat crab" promotion in 2003 and wound up taking a $3.3 million loss because they seriously underestimated how much people can eat. 2. George Washington went shopping early on July 4th, 1776,...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Volkswagen, Powdered Wigs, "For Dummies" Books & More!

Here are YOUR daily #FunFacts from Adam Alexander: 1. The first "for dummies" book was "DOS for Dummies" in 1991. Now the series has around 2,500 titles and more than 200 million copies in print. 2. People used to say “prunes” instead of “cheese” when having their pictures taken. 3. The founder of...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Nintendo, Presidential Losers Of The Popular Vote, "Dirty Harry" & More!

Happy DAY to you and here are your #FunFacts: 1. The Nintendo character Kirby is named after an attorney named John Kirby who successfully defended Nintendo in court when they were sued because Universal said Donkey Kong was a rip-off of King Kong. 2. Five people have won a presidential election...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Largest Hotels, Bob Newhart, "The Lovely Bones" & More!

Let's hope these Fun Facts find you health and happy and if not, maybe reading them will make you that way! It's Adam's Fun Facts: 1. Ryan Gosling gained 60 pounds to star in "The Lovely Bones" but when he showed up on set, it turns out Peter Jackson WASN'T picturing an overweight lead. So Gosling...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Bill Murray. The Cheesecake Factory. Jimmy Carter & More!

Have you ever heard of the Bill Murray movie referenced in these #FunFacts and did you know where the recipe for The Cheesecake Factory cheesecake came from? You will after you read Adam's Fun Facts: 1. Bill Murray's character in the movie "Osmosis Jones" talks about the National Buffalo Wing...
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Adam's Fun Facts: NASA. Roger Moore, Burger King & More!

1. Roger Moore retired from being James Bond at 58 years old because, quote, "The leading ladies were young enough to be my granddaughter and it becomes disgusting." 2. President Millard Fillmore wound up marrying his high school teacher. He was 19 when she was his teacher, she was 20. 3. The first...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Bob Ross Paintings, Blu-Ray, Tea Plantations In The U.S. & More!

You might not learn anything from these Fun Facts today OR you might learn 5 new and amazing things! You won't know until you read! 1. Bob Ross made 1,143 paintings during his career on PBS. The majority of them are stored at the headquarters of Bob Ross Inc. in Virginia and his business partner...
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Adam's Fun Facts: Kit-Kats, Ticker Tape Parades, Eucatastrophe & More!

Happy day to you! Here are your Fun Facts AKA Adam's #FunFacts: 1. "Ticker tape parades" got their name because the confetti they used to use was the paper from manual stock ticker machines. 2. The guy who invented Vicks VapoRub also invented junk mail. 3. The opposite of a catastrophe is a "...
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Adam's Fun Facts: New Jersey,  Smallest U.S. County, Samuel L. Jackson & More!

Hdere are 5 Fun Facts for you to think about as you do your thing, whatever your "thing" is: 1. There are just 25 words that make up about one-third of all the printed material in the English language. They include most of what you'd expect, words like the, of, and, a, to, in, is, you, that, and it...
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