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In 1973, China proposed to give the US 10 million Chinese women to boost...

MAO Zedong proposed sending 10 million Chinese women to the United States, in talks with top envoy Henry Kissinger in 1973, according to documents...
cocaine

Up to 90 percent of U.S. paper money contains traces of cocaine.

It's an image much beloved of Hollywood directors: the head lowered over a mirror, a crisp greenback tightly rolled and inserted in a nostril,...
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$1.5 Million President’s armored limo, aka “The Beast”

$1.5 Million President’s armored limo, aka “The Beast”

It’s cheaper to fly to USA to buy Adobe CS6 than to buy it...

Adobe may be trying its best to skirt the issue of crazy high prices in Australia, but it's going to be hard as long...

15% of American adults do not use the Internet.

At this point the Internet seems pretty ubiquitous to most of us. But there are still more holdouts than you might imagine. Fifteen percent...
cats

Cats are America’s most popular pets: there are 88M cats compared to 74M dogs.

According to a survey of American pet owners, more households have a Fido than any other furry (or not so furry) friend. By sheer...

New York city is planning to build the World’s first underground city.

New York could become the first city to build an underground park complete with trees, grass, park benches and sunlight. The underground park, in...

Americans spend more money on pets yearly than Germany spends on its entire defense...

Americans spent a record $55.7 billion on their pets last year, an industry trade group said Thursday, a figure that could increase to a...

The Vela Incident: Unidentified “double flash” of light that no one knows

On 22 September 1979, an orbiting American Vela satellite spotted an unidentified “double flash” of light near the remote Prince Edward Islands off the...

As on May 2015, 2.3 Million Americans still subscribed to AOL Dial Up internet.

Verizon's announcement Tuesday that it plans to purchase AOL revealed a interesting tidbit about what AOL is up to these days. Not only does...
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