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Top 10 Weirdest Phobias

Freaky Fears: The Top 10 Weirdest Phobias We all have things that we fear and our fears are often ones that seem irrational to other people. When those fears reach...
Aztec Slave

Aztec slaves could have their own slaves.

  In the Aztec empire, slaves were treated well. They could have their own possessions and their own slaves. They could also marry their masters or buy their freedom. Their...
Beverly Hills High School

A high school in Los Angeles earns money from oil.

  The Beverly Hills High School has 19 oil wells in its campus, which produce about 400 barrels of oil a day. As a result, the school earns about $300,000...
Pexels-Classical Music

Agatha Christie studied classical music.

  In fact, she would have ended up being a classical musician if only she hadn't been too nervous to perform.  
Mona Lisa has been sent to the moon

Mona Lisa has been sent to the moon.

  In 2013, NASA beamed a copy of the Mona Lisa on the moon using a high-powered laser that was originally used to make communication between spacecraft more effective. The...
Toothpaste on a Brush

The Ancient Egyptians invented the toothbrush and toothpaste.

  The Ancient Egyptians used the frayed ends of wooden twigs for toothbrushes - ouch! - and a mixture of burnt eggshells, ashes, powdered ox hooves and mint as toothpaste.  
Hollywood Sign

The famous Hollywood sign in Los Angeles originally read ‘Hollywoodland’.

  It was part of a real estate marketing campaign. Only in 1949 was the sign changed to Hollywood as it is today.  
Tolkien's grave, Wolvercote Cemetery

JRR Tolkien’s tombstone bears the name of one of his characters.

  It bears the name 'Beren' while his wife's gravestone bears the name 'Luthien'. Beren and Luthien were star-crossed lovers he himself invented.  

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