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  1. YNWA
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    09 Jan '21 18:16
    @trev33 said
    That'll be the Irish influence on Scouse land 😀
    So, if a kid offered to mind your car for a bullet what are they asking you for?
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    09 Jan '21 19:14
    @relentless-red said
    So, if a kid offered to mind your car for a bullet what are they asking you for?
    £1? Honestly don't know.
  3. YNWA
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    09 Jan '21 19:37
    @trev33 said
    £1? Honestly don't know.
    Yup, a pound coin. Should have made a poll. I think kids only started saying that after the cartridges that held five came out (and then rapidly disappeared again). Maybe not just in Liverpool??
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    10 Jan '21 15:32
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/mrs-brown

    When Queen Victoria died, as well as a cherished cast of Albert's hand, her doctor was secretly requested to place a lock of another man's hair in her coffin

    Read on to know more about this story.

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    11 Jan '21 21:31
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/how-they-make-food-look-delicious-in-commercials

    How many knew this?

    -VR
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    12 Jan '21 16:43
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/orange

    Orange: Which came first, the color or the fruit?

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    13 Jan '21 15:40
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/ancient-roman-toilets

    Sitting on the toilet in Roman times was a very social event.

    -VR
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    14 Jan '21 23:01
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/vestal-virgin

    The Vestal Virgins of ancient Rome were required to keep a sacred fire burning. But if they veered from their job description, the punishment was terrifying.

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    15 Jan '21 16:05
    today only!

    a cricket question
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    a music question
    and more

    i answer half of the questions wrong every day

    https://www.quizwise.com/
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    16 Jan '21 20:15
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/leaded-gasoline

    Twenty years after lead was removed from gasoline, something incredible began to happen in the United States

    -VR
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    16 Jan '21 20:41
    @very-rusty said
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/leaded-gasoline

    Twenty years after lead was removed from gasoline, something incredible began to happen in the United States

    -VR
    ink was used
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    18 Jan '21 18:59
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/telephone-ahoy

    The standard greeting when answering the telephone wasn't always "hello". Any guesses what the first phone-users said?

    -VR
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    19 Jan '21 15:13
    https://www.didyouknowdaily.com/story/shell-beach

    There is only one other beach like this one in the world. What makes it so unique? Take a closer look at the beach.

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    i learnt a word today


    ob•lo•quy ŏb′lə-kwē►

    n. Abusively detractive language or utterance; calumny.
    n. The condition of disgrace suffered as a result of abuse or vilification; ill repute.
    n. Contumelious or abusive language addressed to or aimed at another; calumny; abuse; reviling.
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