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Two donkeys at a zoo in Poland which were separated because their love-making was objected to by some visitors have now been reunited in a single pen together.... MORE

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Calendar Nov 24

Nov 24, 1996

Loughborough University in England announced plans to start an anti-stress course for football managers.

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Four be the things I'd be better without:
Love, curiosity, freckles and doubt

Dorothy Parker ,
1893-1967

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WEIRD FACT OF THE DAY
COLT, Samuel (1814-62)

COLT, Samuel (1814-62)

Samuel Colt, inventor of the first practical mass-produced revolver and founder of Colt's Patent Fire-Arms Manufacturing Company, died not in a gunfight but of gout.

His brother John killed a man who owed him money, not with a revolver but an axe.

He committed suicide on the day of his execution.

Again he didn't use a gun but stabbed himself through the heart.

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