That’s Fascinating! (29 PICS)

Posted in PICTURES       2 Dec 2022       12722       31 GALLERY VIEW

Surveillance in China

Liu Bolin – The Invisible Man

This is a list showing what every performer at Woodstock got paid in 1969.

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Police confiscated these weapons from Brazilian gangs

The All Star Team of Scamming

The smallest active-duty vessel (mini tug) of the United States Navy

"Iranian couple kisses under the “si-o-se” historical bridge in iran. what they’re doing would land them in prison for up to 14 years"

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"Concrete truck got stuck at an Amish job site"

Reese Witherspoon and her daughter

This is Big Jake, the world's tallest horse:

And this is the world's tallest statue, the Statue of Unity:

It's located in India and is 600 feet high.

 

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In 2011, Peter Glazebrook grew the world's largest onion, which weighed in at 18 pounds:

And here's my man again in 2015 at the World's Heaviest Marrow competition with his 115-pound big boy:

This is a close-up of some well-worn pebbles on the surface of Mars:

This is Samantha Ramsdell, the woman with the world's largest mouth gape:

It measures 2.56 inches in width.

 

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This is how big Greenland actually is compared with how big it appears on most maps:

Before CGI, this is how MGM filmed its iconic movie intro:

This right here is what one of the Titanic's lifeboats looked like before the passengers were rescued:

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This is how big Plymouth Rock is in real life:

There's a movie theater in Switzerland that lets you rent out beds to watch a movie in:

In 1964, Randy Gardner, pictured here, set the world record for the longest time without sleeping after staying awake 264 hours:

Those items next to him are objects he would identify throughout the experiment to show he was still lucid.

 

This is what 1,500 Jenga pieces balancing on one single piece look like:

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This is what a 100-sided die looks like:

In the early 1950s, the A.C. Gilbert Co. sold a children's toy called the Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Lab. It contained actual radioactive material, encouraging children to create their own nuclear reactions. It was quickly taken off the shelves:

This is the Barringer crater, an enormous crater created in Arizona by a meteor 50,000 years ago:

This year, the Pabst Brewing Co. sold an 1,844-can pack of Pabst Blue Ribbon to commemorate the beer's founding in 1844:

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And, finally, there's an ancient Egyptian statue at the Field Museum in Chicago that looks just like Michael Jackson:



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1.
Hoda 1 year ago
#12 Pink, it's a girl
       
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Midge 1 year ago
       
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3.
Daisy 1 year ago
Midge,

Not true.
He raised the prices of life saving drugs that directly affected those needing them.
"While he was head of Turing Pharmaceuticals, Shkreli notoriously raised the price of the life-saving drug Daraprim, an antiparasitic medication commonly used by AIDS patients and others with suppressed immune systems, from $13.50 per pill to $750."
Do your research Midge. Otherwise he gets a free pass from people like you.
       
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4.
Mollie 1 year ago
Daisy,

He didn't technically scam the people that he chose to let die by being a greedy bastard. Raising the price was (unfortunately) technically legal.... I'm not defending him in any way just pointing that out.
       
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5.
Waldo 1 year ago
Mollie,

there's your freedom for you.
       
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6.
Loren 1 year ago
#10 The daughter looks more like her father, Ryan Phillippe.
       
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Loren 1 year ago
#27 The meteor just missed the visitor’s center!
       
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Cass 1 year ago
Quote: Loren
Barringer crater

by just a bit though. If you consider how long it flew to get there, it was a pretty good shot/accuracy
       
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Sidney 1 year ago
Cass,
Probably forgot to factor in the wind.
       
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Magdalena 1 year ago
Loren, the visitor center must have been covered with a lot of dust after impact. What a mess to clean up!
       
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Jeremiah 1 year ago
#6 Does anyone know who these people are? I spent some time googling and could only find the two women on the top row (Elizabeth Holmes & Anna Sorokin.) I've never seen any of them before, and I' m curious to know what they did. It's, um... well, it's fascinating...
       
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Anselm 1 year ago
Jeremiah,
Elizabeth Holmes
Sam Bankman-Fried
Anna Sorokin
Martin Shkreli
Caroline Ellison
Simon Leviev
       
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Carol 1 year ago
Anselm,

I was wondering this, too. Thanks! good
       
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Frony 1 year ago
#13
I didn't know that hobbits are allowed in this contest
       
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Vonna 1 year ago
Frony,

He does kinda-almost-slightly resemble Tolkien, but that's a weird looking hobbit....
Anyway, I gave you an upvote because hobbits. :D
       
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Zay 1 year ago
#27 The meteorite that created this crater has been estimated to have been 160 feet across, (50 m) and traveling at 29,000 mph. (12.8 kilometers per second) It's on private land.
       
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Diah 1 year ago
#10 I cant find the spoon?
       
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18.
Abel 1 year ago
Diah,

"Did you hear that actress Reese 'what's-her-name' stabbed somebody?"
"Witherspoon?"
"No, with her knife."
       
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Carmon 1 year ago
#1 Coming soon to the US...
       
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Zay 1 year ago
Carmon,
Already here. Our cameras are just less obtrusive.
       
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Demerias 1 year ago
#3 They actually paid Grateful Dead? I thought those guys were lost and just wandered in because they smelled weed. Why would anyone pay those hacks?
       
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Cille 1 year ago
Demerias,

Because they draw a crowd. Oh, and also because they're good musicians.

I'm sure your taste in music is real swell. I'd bet your favorites are Taylor Sniffed, Lady Googoo, and Billie Eyelash. Maybe you throw in a bit of Lil' Gansta-Bong pXq so you look cool in front of your homo-ies.
       
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Carm 1 year ago
Cille, Wow! A Dead fan who can read? Calm yourself. But they still s#ck and always have.
       
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24.
Duncan 1 year ago
Cille,

Outdated just like your music taste. This is coming from someone who is over 40 and no I don't have any idea who those people are you comment on.
       
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25.
Frank 1 year ago
#1 Could be Britain.
       
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Frank 1 year ago
#7 Those are fun to operate.
       
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Frank 1 year ago
#16 That is a marketable talent.
       
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Arie 1 year ago
#29 After his nose fell off 35
       
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29.
Elouise 1 year ago
#6 Musk is missing!
       
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30.
Lonzo 1 year ago
Elouise,

How is Musk stealing money from people?
       
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Trannie 1 year ago
#5 It seems that Brazilian gang members like anime...
       
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