Another bit of useless information

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  1. DragonHunter

    DragonHunter Bow, bow, bow, bow

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    Industrial-strength laboratory cleaning of glass with acetone and other chemicals has been a public interest side story in the news lately, related to certain plots on certain mass-transit conviences....
     
  2. LizG

    LizG On a roll, but watch out

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    Acetone can be used for thinning and cleaning fiberglass resins and epoxies.
     
  3. Nine

    Nine Ooh NO, missus...

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    Tony Toni Tone, the R&B trio formed in 1987 in California, enjoyed chart hits and good album sales for a large part of the 90s :)
     
  4. Streaky

    Streaky I can't remember

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    Bob Dylan received $50 for playing the harmonica on a Harry Belafonte album in 1960.
     
  5. Nine

    Nine Ooh NO, missus...

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    The word font derives from the Middle French word fonte, meaning 'melt' (rather like fondue) and refers to letters of a typeface originally being produced by the casting of molten metal. :)
     
  6. Streaky

    Streaky I can't remember

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    Sand fleas stay below the surface until they smell blood.
     
  7. Steverino

    Steverino does not look like this.

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    Arterial blood is bright red and while veinous blood usually looks blue-ish through your skin, inside your body it is actually dark red.
     
  8. Nine

    Nine Ooh NO, missus...

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    Skin is the largest organ of the human body :)
     
  9. Streaky

    Streaky I can't remember

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    The world's largest bat can be found in Singapore.
     
  10. Nine

    Nine Ooh NO, missus...

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    A pore on your skin is an tiny opening into an oil-secreting gland that lubricates your skin's surface. :)
     
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