Robert Hruzek/flickr In part one you got to find out how silly the origins of a few superstitions were, and here are a few more to contemplate if they happen ...

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David/flickr Are you superstitious? Do you jump that crack in the sidewalk or maybe toss some salt over your shoulder when you want to ward off a bit of unluck? ...

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You would think that the world’s largest garbage dump would be located on land somewhere, but you would be wrong.  The largest dump swirls in the Pacific Ocean and is ...

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Issue 9 of the Completely Useless Facts of the Week includes facts about Greenland, Banana Skins, Mercury, the New York Marathon, and Reno. Indulge in the facts behind the facts. Greenland ...

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Numbers, numbers, everywhere.  Numbers, numbers, why should you care?  Great question, and I don’t have a good answer, but these fascinating tidbits of statistical wizardry will have you scratching you ...

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Elvis, the King of Rock and Roll, was one interesting cat, man.  His life was scattered with numerous oddities and fascinating facts.  One of the most amazing was his desire ...

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We played with them as a kid. And now they’re a great excuse to have kids, as long as you don’t step on them in the middle of the night ...

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Issue 8 of the Completely Useless Facts of the Week will keep you informed about Bert and Ernie, Aglets, the Shroud of Turin, Barbie, and WD-40. lakelander/flickr Sesame Street’s Bert ...

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We’ve all spent countless hours on that incessant machine, whiling away our time and spending most of it watching the seconds tick past tirelessly slow. But where did the term ...

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It seems as though every corner of the globe has been explored or connected with the rise in global communications, satellite imagery, and air travel, but there are still areas ...

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Where are the barbecue hotspots in the U.S. and how are they different?  Also a short history of barbecue and the difference between barbecue and grilling, all in this infographic. ...

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