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The footnote also says that Benjamin Franklin invented electricity in 1776 and that the average person eats 622 spiders per minute while sleeping. I don't think the footnote is a reliable source of information.
  
I think we oughta slap a big old[Citation Needed] on that footer
  
Or possibly {{Original research}}
  
We need a fake facts and a dumb facts thread for this.
  
I could have sworn we already had one. Something like "The totally true and not-fake fact thread!". A quick search hasn't yielded any results, though.
  
Make it, then. I could use a "Dumb, Fake, Obvious, and Potentially Misleading Facts" Thread. I got some really stupid facts to share.
  
Done.
  
Ok, I'll make this one just for dumb facts that are true; eg: "The earth is the largest planet in the world"
  
PoikiChoi said:
The average woman eats a pound of lipstick by the time she reaches the age of

Are you sure about that? all are not used to like this.
  
you can go faster by increasing your velocity (sometimes, depending on what direction you are traveling)
  
If you eat a ferret, that is gross
  
Videocassette literally translates to, "I see a cassette." (correct if wrong)
  
Videocassette literally translates to, "I see a cassette." (correct if wrong)


I see a little box.
  
There are more stars in our galaxy than atoms in the universe.
As stars are multi-atomic entities, there are, by default, more atoms than stars.
This is proof that the footer is an unreliable source of information.
at least according to math.
  
Wyyca21 said:
There are more stars in our galaxy than atoms in the universe.
As stars are multi-atomic entities, there are, by default, more atoms than stars.
This is proof that the footer is an unreliable source of information.


That's actually because the scribe misheard the original fact. It's actually

There are more stars in our galaxy than Adams in the universe.

I only know about three Adams, so this seems to be true.
  
Spray Your Headphones With Some "Johnson's No More Tangles" When They Are Tangled
  
eating 20000000 bananas in one day can give you radiation poisoning
  
ghoughpteighbteau is the correct way to spell the name of the edible object you all know as a potato.
  
Hitler was actually a really nice guy
  
Hitler was actually a really nice guy


"Oh, this guy’s a lunatic. Oh, look at that psycho, he’s going to get us all killed."
  
Hitler was actually a really nice guy


"Oh, this guy’s a lunatic. Oh, look at that psycho, he’s going to get us all killed."


Is that the Urban definition?
  
Sonic Says...
I'M A HEDGEHOG ASK YOUR TEACHER!!!
  
So, are we gonna see a Super Sonic Comeback this year?
  
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