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11 Things We Didn’t Know Last Week
Posted By Steve Mencher On February 12, 2014 @ 3:10 pm In 11 Things We Didn't Know Last Week | Comments Disabled
News, discoveries and … fun
1. Valentine’s Day is for lovers … and scammers. (Learn more at AARP)
– Barbie (@Barbie) February 10, 2014
3. The FDA has approved a pill camera to replace some colonoscopies. (Learn more at AP)
4. Discussing movies about relationships could cut the divorce rate. (Learn more at AARP)
5. Bumblebees can fly higher than Mount Everest. (Learn more at Live Science)
6. Diapers with a sensor alert you when changing is needed. (Learn more at Discovery)
7. A federal judge says T-Mobile owns the color magenta. (Learn more at Washington Post)
8. Every two seconds, somebody falls victim to identity theft. (Learn more at AARP)
9. Wearing a banana costume while holding an AK-47 can earn you a citation in Texas. (Learn more 12NewsNow)
10. A robot is directing traffic in the Congo. (Learn more at Jalopnik)
11. Spanx and other slimming undergarments should come with a health warning. (Learn more at AARP)
Bonus video: Is this promo for the show The Walking Dead a prank in good fun, or an assault on New York City pedestrians?
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