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Posted: Fri Oct 28, 2005 5:03 pm
by Twitch
You got it!

Did you know that before the Smithsonian got it the machine was in a Chicago scrap yard set to be destroyed?

Posted: Fri Oct 28, 2005 6:32 pm
by blindeye01
Aye, and it was also a stealth plane.

Posted: Sat Oct 29, 2005 10:27 pm
by Harrie
Did you know that a general from my home town was one of the first people to bring Beagles to the United States circa 1860.

Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2005 11:55 am
by CaptSyf
Did you know that Texas is the only state in the Union that can vote to seperate from the U.S. at anytime.

Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 1:02 pm
by Twitch
Did you know that Eisenhower was responsible for the commencement of the interstate hiway system construction?

Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 10:01 pm
by Harrie
Did you know the largest city in the world by sheer population is Tokyo, Japan with 28 million.

I take back what i said earlier of Shanghai, China.

Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 11:35 pm
by CaptSyf
Did you know, that Star wars Episode III was released on DVD today.

That later this month, The forth "Harry Potter" movie hit's the theaters!
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Posted: Wed Nov 02, 2005 9:17 am
by Harrie
Did you know that 'cold' is often veiwed as merely being the abcence of heat.

Posted: Wed Nov 02, 2005 12:37 pm
by Twitch
Harrie- Mexico City already had some 23 million back in the early 1980s.

Did you know that for a hybrid Toyota Prius to pay for its extra cost over a Corolla you'd have to drive 66,500 miles annually for 5 years of gas would have to go to $10 a gallon?

Posted: Wed Nov 02, 2005 6:05 pm
by Harrie
Juneau is the largest capital and largest city by area in the US at 2,717 sq. miles, making it larger than Rhode Island and Delware respectively.

Twitch- Umm... no, everything I'm finding says that even in the if you take the whole Urban area into account Tokyo is larger.

Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2005 8:54 pm
by Twitch
Did you know that the land speed record is held by the Thrust SSC at 760.343 MPH

Posted: Sun Nov 06, 2005 8:55 am
by blindeye01
Did you know it was powered by the same two engines used in the F-4 Phantom fighter jet?

Posted: Sun Nov 06, 2005 12:49 pm
by Harrie
did you know that Devils Tower is actually not rising out of the ground, the ground around it is falling away because of erosion and consequentally making it taller. Though after a few more million years even the tower itself will be gone.

Posted: Sun Nov 06, 2005 5:26 pm
by Hellkite
Devils Tower Proclaimed September 24, 1906 as the nation's first national monument by President Theodore Roosevelt.

Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2005 4:59 am
by Lt_Bradley
Harrie wrote:did you know that Devils Tower is actually not rising out of the ground, the ground around it is falling away because of erosion and consequentally making it taller. Though after a few more million years even the tower itself will be gone.
Really? 8O So your saying it was once a really big mesa and it has eroded to its current state? Facinating. 8) Although is it "getting taller," because to do that either the ground is lowering below its own current height, or it is just getting narrower.