Archive for Smarties

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1: The number of teams that have completely collapsed and been eliminated after holding a two goal lead with less than 90 seconds to go in game seven of a Stanley Cup playoff series.

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866: The number of teams that have held a two goal lead with less than 90 seconds to go in game seven of a Stanley Cup playoff series.

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15,140: The amount of money (in “dollars”) included in each standard-edition Monopoly game.

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50: The number of U.S. states in which it is legal to refuse accommodation to a tenant if they are gay.

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29: The number of U.S. states in which it is legal to fire an employee for being gay.

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5.090: The amount of money given to charities (U.S. dollars) by Alex Rodriguez’ charitable foundation in 2006.

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403,862: The amount of money raised (U.S. dollars) by Alex Rodriguez’ charitable foundation in 2006.

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25,000,000,000: The number of songs purchased on iTunes to date.

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37: The percentage of correct predictions for the February 2 “groundhog shadow” belief in a multi-decade compilation of weather data from across North America

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2.8: The size in carats of the diamond stud in the navel piercing that Diana Spencer had done four hours before her fatal automobile accident.