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  1. The scientific term for brain freeze is “sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia”.

  2. Canadians say “sorry” so much that a law was passed in 2009 declaring that an apology can’t be used as evidence of admission to guilt.

  3. Back when dinosaurs existed, there used to be volcanoes that were erupting on the moon.

  4. The only letters that don’t appear on the periodic table are J & Q.

  5. One habit of intelligent humans is being easily annoyed by people around them, but saying nothing in order to avoid a meaningless argument.

  6. If a Polar Bear and a Grizzly Bear mate, their offspring is called a “Pizzy Bear”.

  7. Calling “shotgun” when riding in a car comes from the term “shotgun messenger” which was used to refer to the guard who sat next to the Stagecoach driver. The guards would use a shotgun to keep robbers and criminals away. It made its way into society due to Hollywood’s love of Western flicks.

  8. There were two AI chatbots created by Facebook to talk to each other, but they were shut down after they started communicating in a language they made for themselves.

  9. Nintendo trademarked the phrase “It’s on like Donkey Kong” in 2010.

  10. In 2006, a Coca-Cola employee offered to sell Coca-Cola secrets to Pepsi. Pepsi responded by notifying Coca-Cola.