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2022-04-06 8:23:48 AM  
19 votes:
On average, American supermarkets waste 3,000 lbs of food a year.

That seems low.
 
2022-04-06 9:42:05 AM  
14 votes:
"Coffee
The only place where coffee is grown domestically in the US is Hawaii."


Puerto Rico is a thing, it has real people and real grown coffee.


/and they're U.S. citizens
 
2022-04-06 9:56:05 AM  
9 votes:
"This collection of strange but true facts about the United States, taken from [known russian propaganda outlet] Zero Hedge"


Haha no thanks
 
2022-04-06 8:29:58 AM  
8 votes:

dionysusaur: claytonemery: 27% believe the Moon landing was a hoax?

So this whole "compulsory education to create an informed populace" experiment is a failure, huh?

It was created to form a population trained to sit quietly, in neat rows, doing pointless busywork as paper-pushing clerks.


*looks up from desk and paperwork*

Well I'll be damned. It worked.
 
2022-04-06 9:38:49 AM  
8 votes:
These facts aren't freaky.  Here's a freaky fact:

Forced sterilization in prisons was practiced as recently as 2010 and outside of prisons until 1981.
 
2022-04-06 8:14:09 AM  
7 votes:
27% believe the Moon landing was a hoax?

So this whole "compulsory education to create an informed populace" experiment is a failure, huh?
 
2022-04-06 8:29:25 AM  
6 votes:
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Used to fish for striped bass on the other side of that lighthouse after work.

Those were good times.
 
2022-04-06 8:39:25 AM  
6 votes:
The most dangerous job in the country is being the President.


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2022-04-06 8:56:22 AM  
6 votes:
#9 is wrong, as it fails to account for about 4,530 miles of inland coastline.
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/Inland coastline is still coastline.
 
2022-04-06 8:20:54 AM  
5 votes:

claytonemery: 27% believe the Moon landing was a hoax?

So this whole "compulsory education to create an informed populace" experiment is a failure, huh?


It was created to form a population trained to sit quietly, in neat rows, doing pointless busywork as paper-pushing clerks.
 
2022-04-06 9:11:56 AM  
5 votes:

pheelix: #9 is wrong, as it fails to account for about 4,530 miles of inland coastline.
[media.mlive.com image 800x710]
/Inland coastline is still coastline.


Then you would have to count every lake, pond, and wetland in the country. And we don't. You sir, are a fraud. Clean out your locker at the club and turn in your keycard, you're farking fired.
 
2022-04-06 12:07:19 PM  
4 votes:
In over half of the US states, the highest paying government job is a football coach.

Fixed that for you.
 
2022-04-06 9:14:49 AM  
3 votes:
Americans consume around 100 acres of pizza every day.

That's it??
 
2022-04-06 9:34:56 AM  
3 votes:
Freaky Fact: The last chattel slave in the USA was freed until September 1942.
 
2022-04-06 12:02:40 PM  
3 votes:

claytonemery: 27% believe the Moon landing was a hoax?

So this whole "compulsory education to create an informed populace" experiment is a failure, huh?


The Q Anon guy with his mouth smeared with horse paste out front should have told you.
 
2022-04-06 10:32:07 AM  
2 votes:

IgG4: IgG4: Freaky Fact: The last chattel slave in the USA was freed until September 1942.


Another Fun Fact:

When was the last Indian raid on an white settlement in the USA?  Answer: 1931.  Some Apaches came up from Mexico and raided a farmstead in Arizona.
 
2022-04-06 12:42:10 PM  
2 votes:

UberDave: On average, American supermarkets waste 3,000 lbs of food a year.

That seems low.


I'm guessing that's per store.
 
2022-04-06 9:38:19 AM  
1 vote:

IgG4: Freaky Fact: The last chattel slave in the USA was freed until September 1942.


Freed in September 1942
 
2022-04-06 1:08:10 PM  
1 vote:
Freaky, as in unbelieveable???

Researched the firefighter listing cause it looked skewed....according to the NFLPA, as of 2019, 69% of all firefighters are full time fully-trained professionals-vounteers make up 31%.  Who fact checked this crap, Mike Lindell?

Yet another exmple of untrue facts passing itself as legit, piss poor editing and proofreading, accepted as true. Don't be sheeple! Question everything!


Get off my lawn!
 
2022-04-06 1:17:21 PM  
1 vote:
College graduate
Some 60% of all bachelor's degrees in 2013 were given to women.
Earned.  Those degrees were earned, you asshole.
 
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