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A one ounce milk chocolate bar has 6 mg of caffeine.
An apple, potato, and onion all taste the same if you eat them with your nose plugged.
Buttermilk does not contain any butter.
During World War II, Uncle Ben's was the exclusive supplier of rice to the U.S. Armed Forces.
The 'vintage date' on a bottle of wine indicates the year the grapes were picked, not the year of bottling!
The U.S. army packs Tabasco pepper sauce in every ration kit that they give to soldiers.
'Bimbo' is a brand of soft drink manufactured and marketed by Coca-Cola, Inc.
10 percent of the Russian government's income comes from the sale of vodka.
50% of U.S. pizzas are sold with pepperoni on them.
68 percent of a Hostess Twinkie is air!
90% of all restaurants fail during their first year of operation.
A coffee tree yields about one pound of coffee in a year.
A hardboiled egg will spin. An uncooked or softboiled egg will not.
A peanut is not a nut. It is a legume.
According to U.S. FDA standards, 1 cup of orange juice is allowed to contain 10 fruit fly eggs, but only 2 maggots.
Acorns were used as a coffee substitute during the American Civil War.
All coffee is grown within 1,000 miles of the equator.
Almonds are a member of the peach family.
Almost all varieties of breakfast cereals are made of grass.
Americans collectively eat one hundred pounds of chocolate every second.
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