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9 September 2018
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In Boston, potstickers are known as Peking Ravioli.  The reason why is that they were named that when introduced in the area to appeal to the area's Italian immigrants.

 

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Standing is also called orthostasis.

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15 September 2018
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Maybe Paul should have called his album Orthostasis Stone. a-hard-days-night-ringo-7

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That you would have to make £92.1 per year to live near the St. John's Wood Tube stop (the nearest stop to Abbey Road Studios and 7 Cavendish Avenue).

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/pr.....ondon.html

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The Magic Schoolbus theme is performed by Little Richard. 

https://youtu.be/egmmYxXhScQ

Makes sense. Piano is absolutely nasty. 

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"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"

-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues

"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

-Brian Wilson, Surfer Girl

23 October 2018
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Women who smoke during pregnancy are more likely to give birth to left-handed children.*

 

*this probably needn't be said, but Necko does not endorse smoking during pregnancy.

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2 November 2018
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From the book In My Father's House:

As few as 5 percent of families account for half of all crime, and only 10 percent account for two-thirds.

This statistic is for the United States.

3 November 2018
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The Pope isn't a Roman Catholic.

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"I only said we were bigger than Rod... and now there's all this!" Ron Nasty

 

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11 November 2018
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UK albums didn't always have 14 tracks on them, with many bands issuing 12 or 13 track albums instead. Also, a couple of bands had a 14 track debut album but their subsequent albums only had 12 tracks, which would explain why no one criticized A Hard Day's Night for only having 13 tracks.

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From @Joe's Bowie Bible a-hard-days-night-george-10, I learnt the grand piano used on Hunky Dory (the album I'm looking into thanks to @TheWalrusWasBrian' suggestion) is the same one our lads used on Hey Jude ! :

https://www.bowiebible.com/alb.....ky-dory/4/

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Wowie! I should send people out on album researching missions more often! Thanks, Peppdog, that's really cool! 

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Beatles fans get offended when you mention the name of the man who killed John Lennon .

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Did you learn this from experience?a-hard-days-night-ringo-14

I wouldn't say I get offended, just depressed and mad, but not necessarily at the person mentioning the name.

Also thank you for not saying the name. (VOLDEMORT!)

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A lot of people feel like you're giving him what he wants when you say his name -- a large part of his motivation for killing John was notoriety, and it worked. So Beatles fans avoid referring to That Man by name for that reason. mccartney-shrug_01_gif

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It verges from the sublime to the ridiculote

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I try not to hate anybody, but if I did, I would hate That Man (That Horrible, Wicked, and Evil Man)

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He doesn't deserve to be acknowledged as a person. 

aw now im all sad. *hugs john*

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Dogs, humans, and lions are the only animals known to develop prostate cancer.

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French vegetables are masculine. a-hard-days-night-paul-4

Also, botanically, bananas are berries. They also share 50% of their DNA with humans. 

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Sorry about the double post but for some reason the attachment didn't attach.

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50yearslate said
French vegetables are masculine. a-hard-days-night-paul-4

Also, botanically, bananas are berries. They also share 50% of their DNA with humans.   

Memories of my friends and I trying to sound philosophical: "if you have two bananas, do you have a human?"

Also, learned bout the Hinge Theorem yesterday. Basically it's like a door, but a triangle, according to me.

" Guys, it's a door, give me my nobel prize, i figured it out! "

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