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Ernie15
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You learn something new every day, whether or not you realize it right away. There are no exceptions to this rule.

Today I learned the difference between bowler hats, pork pie hats and fedoras. Before today, they were all just fedoras to me. It never occurred to me that all three of these different hat styles had different names.

I also learned that Roseanne is Jewish, and that gummy shot glasses exist.

http://giantgummybears.com/images/products/ShotGlasses-11Flavors.jpg

It doesn't have to be anything life-changing or significant or anything, just something that you learned. So AG, I ask you now, what did you learn today?

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231terminator
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i learned that reading a forum about a court system can turn to a complete cluster lol

09philj
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Some americans think Obama is a socialist. I'm very concerned.

Saphire24
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Pop tarts are tasty, and you can get away with microwaving them.

231terminator
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Today i learned that many games are using hypetrains nowadays. *Cough* Destiny

MattEmAngel
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I learned Maryland still thinks snow and any form of winter weather is some kind of Mosaic plague sent from God to destroy us or something. We might get snow. Close everything and wish for a swift death.

Note: Mosaic means "pertaining to the life and time of Moses"

apldeap123
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I learned that my school district has a philosophy that is the exact opposite of what Matt just said. Where I live, we're also receiving snow tomorrow, but the most action the district is going to take against this storm (5-8 in) is probably a delayed opening.

StormWalker
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Apparently my school offers Greek, making that the...9th language to be taught here? Who knows.

ExplosiveCake1
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I learned that Andrew Jackson effectively terminated the Second Bank of the United States (the most powerful bank in the 1830s, even able to influence Congress). The result was that inflation started which evolved into a depression.

ChapZ
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I learned that 1 dollar is 3,10 reais. I'm going to be stuck in this country forever

dragontamer8
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Laughing for 15 minutes has the same health benefits as 30 sit ups ( P.E lesson)

231terminator
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voldo from soul calibur 3 is the most amazing fighter to watch

pangtongshu
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I learned a bit about Graham's life and we are now best of friends

evilsweetblock
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http://www.riddlydiddly.com/
'nuff said

231terminator
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i learned that riddlydiddly.com is frikin amazing to watch

SportShark
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I learned how to create a multi step balance sheet and how to use a subsidiary ledger.

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