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6 Facts About The European Union EU

  1. 10% of the E.U.’s budget disappears in fraud and bad management.
  2. All three major parties want Britain in the E.U.
  3. Britian pour some forty BILLION pounds every year into the E.U.
  4. Population 500Million on July2010.
  5. population Growth Rate 0.2%
  6. Unemployment 9.5%

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6 Facts About Genghis Khan

  1. Temujin is known in world history as “Genghis Khan. His real name is Borjigin Temujin.
  2. 1 in every 200 men is a descendant of Genghis Khan.
  3. Temujin and his men attacked Samarkand in Central Asia using prisoners as body shields and executed every soldier that had taken arms against him.
  4. It was in 1227 that Genghis died, some stories say that he was castrated by a Tangut princess using a knife inserted on her vagina to avenge his treatment of the Tanguts and stop him from raping her.
  5. Prior to his death, to avoid conflict among his sons, Genghis explicitly divided his empire among them and made them all Khan in their own right and by appointing one of his sons as his successor.
  6. According to some historians, they estimated that Genghis Khan’s campaigns killed as many as 40 million people.

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6 Facts About Saladin

  1. Saladin, pronounced Salah al-Din in Arabic, was a Kurd born in Tikrit, Iraq in 1137. In 1174 he became Sultan of both Egypt and Syria after the death of Nur ad-Din, who was once Saladin’s political rival and once-mentor.
  2. Following a year long truce with the Crusaders, on July 4, 1178 Saladin defeated the Crusaders at the Battle of Hattin.
  3. During this battle Saladin captured the King of Jerusalem Guy de Lusignan.
  4. The fall of Jerusalem led to the calling of the Third Crusade, and soon Saladin’s famous rival Richard I of England was on his way to the Holy Land along with the King of France and the Hly Roman Emperor. The armies of Richard and Saladin soon fought several times and the two leaders had a great respect for each other. Before Richard surrounded the city, Saladin burnt all the crops in the fields outside of the city walls so Richard and his army would have no food.
  5. Eventually Richard realized that even if he did capture Jerusalem, he would not be able to defend it against Saladin, so in 1192 the two kings agreed to a truce. Saladin would remian in control of Jerusalem, so long as he allowed safe passage to and from the city for Christian pilgrims.
  6. The following year, in the city of Damascas in Syria, Saladin passed away on March 4. When his advisors opened his treasury there was not enough money to even bury the great Sultan, he had long since given nearly everything away to charity.

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6 Facts About Calories

  1. If you average out the calorie consumption per day in America, it’s 3,790 calories per day per person.
  2. There are no calories in tea or coffee (just in the milk and sugar that you add…)
  3.  New York restaurants are now legally obliged to display calorie counts on menus … and in the UK, government ministers are calling for similar legislation.
  4.  Eating a high-calorie diet when pregnant is linked to giving birth to boys rather than girls. (The rise in low-calorie diets in the developed world is seen as one possible reason for the increasing number of female babies being born compared to male babies.)
  5. The average deep fried mars bar contains almost 1,000 calories – that could be most of your daily allowance, if you’re a small female office dieter.
  6. The Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps eats 12,000 calories per day whilst training – that’s enough calories to feel ten sedentary office dieters!

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6 Facts About Alexander The Great

  1. Alexander was tutored by Leonidas of Epirus (not Leonidas, king of Sparta) and the great Greek philosopher Aristotle.
  2. Alexander the Great had three wives: Roxane, Statiera, and Parysatis.
  3. Alexander never loses in a single battle.
  4. Aristotle educated Alexander and his companions in medicine, philosophy, morals, religion, logic and art.
  5. Alexander had two sons, Alexander IV of Macedon of Roxana and Heracles of Macedon from Barsine. Both children were killed before they reached adulthood. He lost another child when Roxana miscarried at Hydaspes.
  6. Alexandra Bucephalus was a city founded in 326 BCE by Alexander the Great and named in honor of his beloved horse, Bucephalus.

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6 Facts About Hitler

  1. No matter how warm he feels, Hitler will never take off his coat in public.
  2. Hitler has no interest in sports or games of any kind and never exercised, except for an occasional walk.
  3. He paces frequently inside rooms, always to the same tune that he whistles to himself and always diagonally across the room, from corner to corner.
  4. He went to the circus on several occasions in 1933 and sent extremely expensive chocolates and flowers to the female performers. Hitler even remembered their names and would worry about them and their families in the event of an accident.
  5. In 1923, Nazi press secretary Dr. Sedgwick tried to convince Hitler to get rid of his trademark mustache or grow it normally. Hitler answered: “Do not worry about my mustache. If it is not the fashion now, it will be later because I wear it!”
  6. He refuses to use cologne or scents of any sort on his body.

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6 Facts About Dogs Part(III)

  1. The U.S. has the highest dog population in the world. France has the second highest.
  2. Petting dogs is proven to lower blood pressure of dog owners.
  3. In Croatia, scientists discovered that lampposts were falling down because a chemical in the urine of male dogs was rotting the metal.
  4. The best dog to reportedly attract a date is the Golden Retriever. The worst is the Pit Bull.
  5. The Akita is one of the most challenging dogs to own. Some insurance companies have even characterized it as the #1 “bad dog” and may even raise an Akita owner’s homeowner insurance costs.
  6. One kind of Pekingese is referred to as a “sleeve” because it was bred to fit into a Chinese empress’ sleeves, which was how it was often carried around.

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5 Facts About The Hilton Hotels

  1. Portfolio includes more than 540 hotels and resort.
  2. Serves more than 78 countries across six continents.
  3. More than 193,232 guest rooms.
  4. More than 144,000 Team Members.
  5. Flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide.

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6 Facts About The Crusades

  1. The Crusades were a series of Holy Wars launched by the Christian states of Europe against the Saracens.
  2. There were a total of nine crusades.
  3. The reason for the crusades was a war between Christians and Moslems which centered around the city of Jerusalem.
  4. The first crusade, which lasted from 1095-1099, established the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.
  5. The crusades also gave rise to the important knightly orders, the Knights Templar, the Teutonic Knights and the Hospitaller.
  6. For a period of two hundred years Europe and Asia were engaged in almost constant warfare.

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6 Facts About Women & Pornography

  1. 13% of Women admit to accessing porn at work.
  2. 70% of women keep their cyber activities secret.
  3. 17% of all women struggle with pornography addiction.
  4. Women favor chat rooms 2X’s more than men.
  5. 1 out of 3 visitors to adult website’s are women.
  6. 9.4 million women access adult website’s each month.

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