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    574.5875 Fahrenheit = 574.5875 Kelvin
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    -40 C = -40 F

    There is no number which represents the same temperature in both C and K
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    Quote Originally Posted by parallaxicality View Post
    Roman Catholic popes claim to trace their line to St Peter; Coptic Orthodox popes claim to trace theirs to St Mark.
    If Roman Catholics claim Jesus said "You are Peter, and on this rock I will build my Church", do Coptic Christians claim Jesus said "Mark. Get Set. Go?"
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    The previous post contains no fact, random or otherwise.
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    Okay, I'll make up for it with:

    No matter how much I urinate, I can't seem to fill up my toilet.
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    I wish I hadn't made my previous post in this thread.
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    I feel a little bad about that last post.
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    The volume of a cylinder of cheese with a radius of z and a height of a is equal to Pi z z a
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    The volume of a cylinder of Swiss cheese will be smaller.
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    5 surnames are shared between over half of all Koreans: Kim, Lee, Park, Choi and Jeung.

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    Viewed from the object being orbited, a parabolic orbit traces out a circle in the sky, with one point missing.
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    Post #6,666
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    On Easter Sunday, April 8, it will be exactly 30,000 days since Pluto was discovered on February 18, 1930.

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    Mario and Zelda creator Shigiru Miyamoto's statement that he would eventually retire at some point as Nintendo's chief game developer dropped the company's stock by 2 percent.

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    The British now confer knighthood on scientists, businessmen, and politicians while women serve in the British Army, so the knights now stay at home while the damsels go out to fight to protect them.

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    As a child, Andre the Giant was too tall for the school bus, so he was driven to school by Samuel Beckett

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    The chance of a monkey typing the script to Hamlet on the first go, including punctuation, is 1 in 4.4 10^360,783.

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    Quote Originally Posted by parallaxicality View Post
    The chance of a monkey typing the script to Hamlet on the first go, including punctuation, is 1 in 4.4 10^360,783.
    This depends on the probability distribution of the different keys for this particular monkey, and whether successive keystrokes are independent or not.

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    Thailand's Bhumibol Adulyadej is the world's longest-serving current head of state, having reigned since June 9. 1946

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    5,283 km was the longest canoe race in history. Does anyone know when and where?

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    In many Western US states it is illegal to collect rainwater on your own property.

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    There is free wi-fi here.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pinemarten View Post
    5,283 km was the longest canoe race in history. Does anyone know when and where?
    I would suspect it being the length of one of the major rivers, I'll go with the Mississippi. When? No idea.

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    Air fares have gone up.
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    The tune "shave and a haircut" is highly offensive in Mexico, where it is used to count out the syllables of a particularly rude phrase.

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    2+2=4

    I expect it might be controversial at this board, though.
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    2+2=4
    only in base 5 or higher.

    What? You wanted controversy...

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    BAUT is a conspiracy.
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    In Belguim there is a legal law that goes like this:

    Art. 14. The owner of a beeswarm as the right to take possession of it, aslong he didn't seased to follow it or to claim it.
    Otherwise the swarm belongs to the first occupant and, in the absence of a first occupant, to him who has ownership or possession of the land on which the swarm has put down.

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    I do not wish to occupy a beeswarm.
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