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    4th of July barbecues.

    Corn on the cob.

    Here's something "neat": each strand of corn silk is how the corn gets fertilized; so for each kernel of corn there is a strand of corn silk that carried a grain of pollen to the ear.
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    4th of July barbecues.

    Corn on the cob.

    Here's something "neat": each strand of corn silk is how the corn gets fertilized; so for each kernel of corn there is a strand of corn silk that carried a grain of pollen to the ear.
    So when I shuck an ear, does that mean I'm aborting dozens of corn fetuses now?
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    Quote Originally Posted by FreshFish View Post
    4th of July barbecues.

    Corn on the cob.

    Here's something "neat": each strand of corn silk is how the corn gets fertilized; so for each kernel of corn there is a strand of corn silk that carried a grain of pollen to the ear.
    Quote Originally Posted by FadeToBlack&Gold View Post
    So when I shuck an ear, does that mean I'm aborting dozens of corn fetuses now?
    And are those things like a bundle of limp peenises? Peni?

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    Old historical photos. Some are neat, others are chilling. Take a gander at Mussolini's party HQ.

    http://omgcheckitout.com/historical-..._a_na_st_i3_t4

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    that is neat!

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    I've heard all the theories, including the most intriguing one - captured by the Japanese.

    Nevertheless, it's obvious that she and her navigator/co-pilot miscalculated, ran out of gas, and died at sea. Everyone navigated by the stars back then, so it's the most plausible outcome.
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    Re: That's Neat! 1: That's neat

    @JackOfQuills: how did "the quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog" become the typical sentence that contains all letters of the alphabet and not "sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow" which is objectively a million times cooler

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    Re: That's Neat! 1: That's neat

    Quote Originally Posted by joecct View Post
    @JackOfQuills: how did "the quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog" become the typical sentence that contains all letters of the alphabet and not "sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow" which is objectively a million times cooler
    Because if you say that in a dark room with candles you summon some sort of demon poltergeist....everyone knows that...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MinnesotaNorthStar View Post
    Because if you say that in a dark room with candles you summon some sort of demon poltergeist....everyone knows that...
    So who in Brooklyn typed that on November 6, 2018?

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