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    Right handed people, on average, live 9 years longer than left handed people.

     

    Fuuuck...I need to get this cast off--it's shortening my life!

    I shoot pretty things! ~

    '14 Goals:

    • 6 duathlons (1 Olympic distance)

    • 130#s (and stay there, gotdammit!)


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      The Poisson Distribution is used to predict relatively rare events and was based on the number of Prussian Army officers killed by mule kicks.

       

      Going to have to call BS on that one.  Smile

       

       it wasn't based on mule kick deaths, but that was its earliest use. 

       

      http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.0016-7363.2006.00679.x/abstract

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        "y a tittle?"

         

        no clue, but it is.

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          Cellophane is not made of plastic.  It's made from plants - regenerated cellulose.

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          Chasing the bus

            Banging your head against the wall consistently for an hour burns 150 calories.

             

            Can we get this added to the log as an activity?

            “You're either on the bus or off the bus.”
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              Catgut is (usually) made from guts.  But not from a cat.

               


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                Right handed people, on average, live 9 years longer than left handed people. 

                 

                ... and I'll call BS on that.

                 

                http://www.salon.com/2011/10/29/the_mystery_of_left_handedness/


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                      Reno Nevada is west of Los Angeles, California.

                       

                       

                       


                      Needs more cowbell!

                        Catgut is (usually) made from guts.  But not from a cat.

                         

                        Baaaa...

                        I shoot pretty things! ~

                        '14 Goals:

                        • 6 duathlons (1 Olympic distance)

                        • 130#s (and stay there, gotdammit!)

                           ---The three most popular dogs name, in order, are: Lady, King, and Duke.

                           

                           also...

                           

                           --- Intelligent people have more zinc and copper in their hair.   Less intelligent people have more zinc and copper on their skin :-)

                           

                          and...

                           

                          --- Average number of days a West German goes without washing his underwear: 7  (Pre-berlin wall coming down.  I have heard this number is improving?)

                           

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                          The Plan '15 (big parts)→  Feb:  Va Beach Distance Series 50K (Set a PR)     /// April:  Hampton, VA 24 Hour Run for Cancer  (Goal: >80.1+Miles for a PR)  ///    "Run Hard, Live Easy."   ∞

                            -   Even after the female praying mantis bites the male's head off, the male still continues to mate with the female.   

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                            The Plan '15 (big parts)→  Feb:  Va Beach Distance Series 50K (Set a PR)     /// April:  Hampton, VA 24 Hour Run for Cancer  (Goal: >80.1+Miles for a PR)  ///    "Run Hard, Live Easy."   ∞

                              Right handed people, on average, live 9 years longer than left handed people.

                               

                              No wonder my parents and teachers forced me to use my right hand for chopsticks and writing.

                              5k - 20:56 (09/12), 7k - 28:40 (11/12), 10k trial - 43:08  (03/13), 42:05 (05/13), FM - 3:09:28 (05/13), HM - 1:28:20 (05/14), Failed 10K trial - 6:10/mi for 4mi (08/14), FM - 3:03 (09/14)


                              Needs more cowbell!

                                -   Even after the female praying mantis bites the male's head off, the male still continues to mate with the female.   

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                                The other brain still works, I guess...?

                                I shoot pretty things! ~

                                '14 Goals:

                                • 6 duathlons (1 Olympic distance)

                                • 130#s (and stay there, gotdammit!)