The Internet at the Speed of Thought

Facts That Seem Fake but Are Actually True

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How Do You Weigh That?

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The average cumulus cloud weighs 1.1 million pounds. (hipsterhank)

Sor-bet You Didn’t Know…

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When my wife crushed me by informing me it was in fact “sherbet” and not “sherbert”. I immediately went to the grocery store where I was dumbfounded to find out she was correct. That was over 10 years ago and I am still pissed off. (User313)

The mistake has become so popular that some dictionaries now include it as a viable option.

Fun With Abbreviations

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The part number for a Toyota prius oil wrench is “ASSTOY640” Saw in the Youtube comments for some car video and it blew me away lol (LeyvaFlava)

Similarly, there was a class offered at my high school, Analysis and Functions, that was abbreviated to “analfun” on students’ schedules. (Walrusguy32)