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The Phoenix Suns Did Not Have an Official Mascot Until a Fan Came to a Home Game Dressed as a Gorilla, He Was Asked to Dance Underneath the Ring During a Timeout

The Phoenix Suns is an American professional basketball team headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. They are part of the National Basketball Association’s Pacific Division of the Western Conference. While we are well aware today that the Suns’ mascot is a Gorilla, did you ever wonder how that happened? The Phoenix Suns had no official mascot until …

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Harlem Globetrotters

The Harlem Globetrotters Had One Official Recognized Loss in 1971; Rumored Losses in the 50’s were Not Recognized

The Harlem Globetrotters are an American basketball exhibition team. Their style of play combines athleticism, drama, and comedy. They do Basketball in pure comedy to entertain fans and make people in awe and laugh with their antics on the court in an uncompetitive basketball game. But did you know that the Harlem Globetrotters only recognized …

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Kriegspiel

Kriegspiel is a Version of Chess Invented by Henry Michael Temple Where Players Can See Their Pieces but Not Their Opponent’s

In 1899, Henry Michael Temple created a game based on Georg von Reiswitz’s original Kriegsspiel. This war game was popular during the 19th Century when officers used it for battlefield tactics. But what made this game unique? Kriegspiel is a chess variant in which each player can see just their pieces but not their opponent’s. …

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Toyota

The Toyota Motor Corporation is Headquartered in the City of Toyota, Japan

The Toyota Motor Corporation is a Japanese automotive manufacturer founded by Kilchiro Toyoda’s father. It is one of the largest automobile manufacturers globally. The company produces about 10 million vehicles a year. But did you know a city in Japan changed its name after the multinational corporation? Toyota is headquartered and was founded in Toyota, …

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Laurence Fishburne

Laurence Fishburne Lied About His Age to Get A Role in Apocalypse Now

Laurence John Fishburne III is a multi-awarded American actor. He earned three Emmy awards and a Tony for his roles on stage and screen. He has been praised for his films’ decisive, militant, and authoritative characters. He is best known for his role as Morpheus in the Matrix film series. But did you know that …

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Lyndon Johnson

Lyndon B. Johnson Did Not Run for Re-Election Because of Study Saying He Would Die at the Age of 64

Lyndon Baines Johnson, also known as LBJ, was the 36th President of the United States, who served from 1963 to 1969. Before he assumed office, he had served as President John F. Kennedy’s 37th Vice President from 1961 to 1963. He was a Democrat from Texas and served as a US representative, US senator, and …

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Suzanne Somers

Suzanne Somers was Fired From Three’s Company After Asking for a Pay Raise

Suzanne Somers is an American actress, author, singer, and businesswoman who is popularly known for her role in the TV Series, Three’s Company as Chrissy Snow. Somers was one of the show’s main characters. Unfortunately, she was fired from the show, but what was the reason behind her losing her job? Suzanne Somers was fired …

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Bangladesh Ducks

Why Do Farmers in Bangladesh Prefer to Raise Ducks in Bangladesh?

Ducks have several advantages over other poultry species, the most notable of which is their disease tolerance. They are tough, excellent foragers, and easy to herd, especially in wetlands where they tend to congregate. But did you know why Bangladesh farmers prefer to raise ducks instead? Farmers in Bangladesh have been raising ducks instead of …

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How did Stephen Curry Break Ray Allen’s Three Point Record?

Wardell Stephen Steph Curry II is an American professional basketball player for the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Golden State Warriors. Curry is widely regarded as one of the greatest point guards of all time, as well as the greatest shooter in NBA history, and is credited with revolutionizing basketball by inspiring teams and …

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Shirley Temple

How Did Shirley Temple’s Mom Try To Make Her Childhood Normal?

Shirley Jane Temple was an American child actress, singer, dancer, and diplomat who was the top box-office draw in Hollywood. She gained popularity as a child actress from 1934 to 1938. As an adult, she was appointed the United States ambassador to Ghana and Czechoslovakia and the United States’ Chief of Protocol. But did you …

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