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The shortest stage play - first performed in April 1970 - is Samuel Beckett's "Breath," which lasts 35 seconds and has no actors or dialogue, just screams and heavy breathing.

Five United States vice presidents - John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Martin Van Buren, Richard Nixon, and George Bush - were elected to the presidency.

The white meat of a roast turkey has fewer calories than the dark.

Vincent Damon Furnier is the real name of rock star Alice Cooper.

The letters KGB stand for Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti.

A layer of fat called blubber under their skin keeps seals warm in the icy polar water.

The hardest tongue twister in the English language is "The sixth sick sheikh's sixth sheep's sick."

Laser means Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Sunday Mail (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Jan 25, 2009
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