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How hot is your birthday?

How hot is your birthday?

According to this info graph. Some interesting trends are evident in the data: -People like to make babies around the winter holiday season (large proportion of babies are born in September) Most common birthday September 16th, least common birthday February 29. Find the exact ranking of your bday here 

IRS inmune to Nuclear wars!

IRS inmune to Nuclear wars!

Even a nuclear war won’t get you out of paying your taxes or keep the Internal Revenue Service from coming after you. Since the 1960s, the U.S. Treasury Department, has had an Internal Revenue Manual, guiding IRS employees on how to function in the event of wars, natural disasters, pandemic influenza, terrorist attacks and yes, … Continue reading

Polyphasic sleep: powernaps along the day.

Polyphasic sleep: powernaps along the day.

Some of us NEED 8 hours of sleep, we hear of people who need 4, but how about people who need a couple naps and that’s it! Taking naps along the day and night to stay awake and productive is called Polyphasic sleep. In monophasic sleep:  a single block during a single wake-sleep cycle of 24 … Continue reading

Black Friday Madness

Black Friday Madness

By the time the post is published.. 8 am .. there are millions of americans all over the country.. ALREADY SHOPPING or ALREADY SHOPPED. Black Friday now starts on Thanksgiving Thursday — Forget dinner! Let’s start shopping early, if you are not already camping outside a Best Buy. Some people have been camping out at a California Best Buy since Nov … Continue reading

Kings on a deck for a reason

Kings on a deck for a reason

Each king on playing cards represents a king in real history:   Random facts about the deck The primary deck of 52 playing cards in use today, Also known as the French deck, includes thirteen ranks of each of the four French suits, clubs (♣), diamonds (♦), hearts (♥) and spades (♠) The king of hearts … Continue reading

The deal on Human Hair

The deal on Human Hair

The deal on human hair:  Humans are among the most hairless of all mammals. The most important function of hair in mammals is that of insulating against cold by conserving body heat. The differing colurs and color patterns in hair coats can also serve purposes of camouflage and of sexual recognition and attraction among the … Continue reading

Real Life Shrek!

Real Life Shrek!

He actually existed! The French Maurice Tillet You’d imagine how these types of diseases inspired people to believe in Ogers, dwarfs and all sort of creatures that are based on a human deformity. Maurice Tillet (October 23, 1903 – September 4, 1954)[1] was a Russian-born French professional wrestler known as The French Angel. Tillet was a leading box office draw … Continue reading

Vampire fever! The real deal.

Vampire fever! The real deal.

We all know the vampire classics: They life off blood, are technically immortal, they have superpowers, if you are bit you may turn into one, affected by sunlight, and they come out funny in photos. One fact we found new: Vampires have to be “invited” in your home.  They sometimes can trick you into “inviting” them in … Continue reading