Dude Chilling Park

The Dude Chilling Park is a Local Name Given to a Park Space in Vancouver. The Name was Based on the “Reclining Figure” Sculpture That Resembled a Dude Chilling.

The Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation is responsible for 250 public parks and beaches, the VanDusen Botanical Garden, the Bloedel Conservatory, and an extensive public recreation system that includes community centers, pools, rinks, fitness centers, golf courses, street trees, marinas, sports fields, and playgrounds. But did you know that the Dude Chilling Park did …

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William Shatner

William Shatner Has Had Tinnitus from Standing Too Close to a Special Effects Explosion During the Original Star Trek Series Filming. The Incident Left Him with Permanent Ringing in His Ears.

William Shatner has played a starship captain, a blowhard attorney, and the man who can get you a good deal on a hotel room over the last half-century. During his long career on Star Trek, William Shatner faced alien threats, but he has also faced a real-life threat, tinnitus, for years. But do you know …

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Goat Mating Ritual

Male Goats Urinate on Their Heads to Smell More Attractive to Female Goats.

Goats mate during the fall, which is known as their typical mating season. Both male and female goats show signs of being ready to mate. A female goat will only accept a male mate when they come into heat. But did you know how male goats attract their mates? Male goats urinate on their heads …

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General George Washington

George Washington Lost as Many Battles as He Won. But, He Was The Master of the Tactical Retreat and Accepted Tactical Defeats While Working Towards the Strategic Victory.

George Washington served in the military for over forty years, from 1752 to 1799. He served in three different armed forces during the French and Indian War, the American Revolutionary War, and the Quasi-War with France under the British provincial militia, the Continental Army, and the United States Army. But did you know that he …

George Washington Lost as Many Battles as He Won. But, He Was The Master of the Tactical Retreat and Accepted Tactical Defeats While Working Towards the Strategic Victory. Read More »

Dwight Eisenhower

General Dwight D. Eisenhower Found Victims of the Nazi Concentration Camp. He Anticipated That There Would Be Attempts to Deny What Had Happened, So He Ordered All Possible Photos to be Taken for Evidence.

Holocaust Denial refers to any attempt to deny the well-established facts of the Nazi genocide against European Jews. Anti-semitism, prejudice against or hatred of Jews, includes Holocaust denial and distortion. Holocaust denial and distortion generally assert that the Holocaust was invented or exaggerated by Jews to advance Jewish interests. But did you know how General …

General Dwight D. Eisenhower Found Victims of the Nazi Concentration Camp. He Anticipated That There Would Be Attempts to Deny What Had Happened, So He Ordered All Possible Photos to be Taken for Evidence. Read More »

Phyton Programming Language

The Python Programming Language Got Its Name from Monty Python and Not a Snake.

A programming language is any set of rules that converts strings, or in the case of visual programming languages, graphical program elements, to various types of machine code output. Programming languages are computer languages used to implement algorithms in computer programming. But did you know that the Python Programming Language did not come from the …

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Reinforced Concrete

The Life Expectancy of Reinforced Concrete is About 50 to 100 Years.

Steel reinforcement was a revolutionary invention of the nineteenth century. Steel bars provide strength, allowing for long, cantilevered structures and thinner, less-supported slabs. And because less concrete is required to pour such slabs, construction times are reduced significantly. But do you know how long reinforced concrete lasts? Engineers in the early twentieth century predicted that …

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Mock Funeral

Microsoft Held a Mock Funeral for the iPhone because They Thought That the Windows Phone was Going to Smash Apple Sales.

Windows Phone 7 is the first version of the Windows Phone mobile client operating system, and it was released worldwide on October 21, 2010, with the US option following on November 8, 2010. The Windows CE 6.0 kernel powers it. But did you know, as a marketing stint, Microsoft held a mock funeral for the …

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Mohammed Aisha

Mohammaed Aisah, a Sailor, was Stranded on a Cargo Ship Near the Suez Canal for Almost 4 Years. The Ship’s Owner had Financial Difficulties, and the Captain Left the Vessel. The Courts Decided that the Lone Sailor Aboard be the Legal Guardian of the Ship.

The Egyptian Red Sea Port Authority has shied away from responsibility in the shocking case of Mohammad Aisha and the Bahraini-flagged MV Aman. According to representatives of the union federation representing the stranded seafarer, they have a moral obligation to act now, regardless of legal rights and wrongs. But did you know how long the …

Mohammaed Aisah, a Sailor, was Stranded on a Cargo Ship Near the Suez Canal for Almost 4 Years. The Ship’s Owner had Financial Difficulties, and the Captain Left the Vessel. The Courts Decided that the Lone Sailor Aboard be the Legal Guardian of the Ship. Read More »

Dame Judi Dench

Dame Judi Dench was in The Chronicles of Riddick because Vin Diesel Wanted to Work with Her. The Writers Had to Re-create a Role to Fit Her; Aereon, an Elemental Alien Ambassador.

Judi Dench, whose full name is Dame Judith Olivia Dench, is a British actress best known for her various stage roles and work in television and film. But did you know how she got her role in The Chronicles of Riddick? Vin Diesel wanted to work with Dame Judi Dench in The Chronicles of Riddick. …

Dame Judi Dench was in The Chronicles of Riddick because Vin Diesel Wanted to Work with Her. The Writers Had to Re-create a Role to Fit Her; Aereon, an Elemental Alien Ambassador. Read More »