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THINGS TO KNOW:::

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In the 1400’s a law was set forth in England that a man was allowed to beat his wife with a stick no thicker than his thumb. Hence we have ‘the rule of thumb.’

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Many years ago in Scotland , a new game was invented.

It was ruled ‘Gentlemen Only…Ladies Forbidden’.. …

And thus, the word GOLF entered into the English language.

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The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time TV was Fred and Wilma Flintstone.
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Coca-Cola was originally green..
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It is impossible to lick your elbow.
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The cost of raising a medium-size dog to the age of eleven: £10,120.00

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The first novel ever written on a typewriter,

Tom Sawyer.
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Each King in a deck of playing cards represents a great King from history:

Spades – King David

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