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People used breadcrumbs to erase their mistakes before erasers were invented.

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Before erasers, people would use lumps of bread to erase their mistakes. As you might expect, these "erasers" were ineffective because they, like all bread, were susceptible to mold and rot.

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Did you Know? "Auld Lang Syne" was never meant to be a holiday song.

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Conspiracy theories are not more prevalent today than they were previously.

Audrey Hepburn

It gained popularity following Audrey Hepburn's memorable scene in Sabrina (1954).

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Did you Know? Roald Dahl, the beloved children's book author, was a spy.

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There’s a Chanel perfume with extracts from a beaver’s abdominal glands

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The parade of costumes is led by princesses and Spiderman.

Moonstone

Moonstone is a natural emotional healer.

Breathing

Get Medical Assistance if You're Still Having Breathing Issues.

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Medication + gut health = frenemies

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In India, Homi J Bhabha rose to prominence quickly.

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The Iconic silver hue of Mercedes-Benz was created by reducing weight for a race.

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Lizards have the ability to change color at will.

Mangoes

Mangoes are of huge importance for Buddhists.

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On the day of Dussehra, Goddess Chamundeshwari is worshipped in Mysore

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Cricket is still deadly.

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Nevermind was released alongside several other classic albums on the same day.

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Getting a beagle pup

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Samuel L. Jackson had a curse etched on his lightsaber.

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When did it start? And why?

alzheimer's disease.

Emotional memories are not always affected by alzheimer's disease.

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Not every Buddhist lives the life of a monk.

Yogurt

Yogurt is also beneficial to your skin.

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The smallest dog breed in the world is the chihuahua.

dust mites

One million to ten million dust mites may reside in your mattress.

Wyoming

Wyoming is surrounded by six states.