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2395 Extreme Makeover Home Edition-The makers of “Extreme Makeover Home Edition” had to downsize their makeovers due to families not being able to afford utility bills.

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2396 Sophie Tucker Dog-In 2009, an Australian cattle dog named Sophie Tucker fell off a boat during a huge storm and swam 5 nautical miles through shark infested waters to an island and survived a month off wild goats until rescued by coast guard.

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2397 Krakatoa Eruption-The 1883 eruption of Krakatoa (one of the deadliest and most destructive volcanic events in recorded history) was so powerful that it ruptured the eardrums of sailors 64 km (40mi) away, created tsunamis over 40 meters high, and was so violent that it was heard 3,110 km (1,930mi) away in Australia.

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2398 Charlie Watts-After Mick Jagger rang up bandmate Charlie Watts during the night and asked “Where's my drummer?” Watts got out of bed, shaved, dressed in a suit, put on a tie and freshly shined shoes, then went to Jagger’s room, punched him in the face and told him, “Don't ever call me your drummer again. You’re my fucking singer!”

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2399 Terry Kath-The lead singer of Chicago, Terry Kath, died after he picked up a 9mm pistol and said, “Don't worry about it... Look, the clip’s not even in it,” then held it to his head and pulled the trigger.

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2400 Cat 911-A stroke suffering cat owner tried to teach his cat to press a 911 speed dial. Unsure whether the training stuck, the owner later fell from his wheel chair during a seizure. Police received a silent 911 call from the house and arrived to find the man incapacitated and the cat by the phone.

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2391 Rosamund Pike-For her role of Amy in Gone Girl, Rosamund Pike gained and lost thirteen pounds three times to play the character at different times in her life. She stuffed herself with hamburgers and malts to gain the weight, and exercised with a professional boxer for as long as four hours a day and ran five miles (in 42 minutes) to lose the weight.

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2392 Richard Nixon-Richard Nixon sabotaged Vietnam peace talks to give himself a better chance in the 1968 U.S. Presidential election, prolonging the war by 5 years.

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2393 Owl eyes-An Owl's eyes are so well developed that they don’t have eyeballs but elongated tubes. It is for this reason that they cannot roll or move their eyes and can only look straight ahead. This is why they have adapted an extraordinary range of movement in their neck.

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2394 Ana Lezama de Urinza-Known as “The Valiant Ladies of Potosi”, Ana Lezama de Urinza and and Dona Eustaquia de Sonza were two aristocratic 17th-century lesbian lovers, who disguised themselves as cowboys and fought to clean up Potosi in Peru, one of the toughest towns in all of South America.

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2383 Bruce Wayne vs Clark Kent-In DC Universe, Bruce Wayne is a part owner of the Daily Planet where Clark Kent works. So, Batman pays Superman’s salary.

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2384 Quincy Florida-A banker in the small Florida town of Quincy encouraged people to buy shares of Coke during the Depression and now the town has “secret Coke millionaires.”

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2385 Giant squid-In 1978, a US Navy ship was attacked by an unknown species of giant squid. Nearly all of the cuts found on the sonar dome contained remnants of sharp, curved claws found on suction cups of squid tentacles. The claws were much larger than those of any squid that had been discovered at that time.

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2386 Satoru Iwata-When it was time to make Pokemon Stadium, future Nintendo President Satoru Iwata got a hold of the PKMN Red/Green source code, and figured out how all the battle logic worked so it could be ported. The original programmer was astounded he figured out the complicated system in just a week.

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Nelson RockefellerNelson Rockefeller, once vice President of the United States, died at the age of 79 of a heart attack that was rumored to be caused during sex with his assistant. The New York Magazine quipped: “Nelson thought he was coming, but he was going.”

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2388 Craig Cobb-White supremacist and racist Craig Cobb said he would take a genetic test, and receive the results on live television. He was found to be 14% Sub- Saharan African.

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2389 Nicolas Cage-Nicolas Cage once awoke to a naked man wearing a leather jacket eating a Fudgesicle in front of his bed, in his Orange County house. Cage couldn’t live in that house again and moved to the Bahamas.

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2390 Gal Gadot-When Gal Gadot was asked by a reporter about how she would get Wonder Woman's breasts from the comics, she answered: “Wonder Woman is amazonian, and historically accurate Amazonian women actually had only one breast. So, if I'd really go 'by the book'...it'd be problematic.

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2381 Lamborghinis-So few Lamborghinis were ordered with a manual transmission that whenever someone did, the factory just assumed it was an error and made sure it was double-checked.

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2382 Tommy Cooper-In 1984, British comedian Tommy Cooper had a heart attack and died on live television. The audience all assumed it was part of his act and laughed/applauded during his final moments.

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