FACT OF THE DAY
April 24 2021
The very first Olympic race, held in 776 BC, was won by Coroeubus, a chef.
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May 30 2023
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May 29 2023
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May 28 2023
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May 27 2023
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May 26 2023
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May 25 2023
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May 24 2023
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May 23 2023
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May 22 2023
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May 21 2023
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May 20 2023
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May 19 2023
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May 18 2023
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May 17 2023
After watching a documentary on a serial killer who tortured and killed women in the basement, a woman realized that she was actually living in the same apartment.
May 16 2023