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Newfoundland

At the Great Exhibition of 1851, the Newfoundland stand was entirely devoted to cod liver oil.

QI Daily | 5 August 2018

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Teenagers

Handprint analysis has shown that most cave paintings were done by teenage boys.
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Smoke Signals

The Stuarts thought breathing the smoke from the sole of an old shoe would help if you accidentally swallowed a snake.

QI Daily | 4 August 2018

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Crisps

Approximately 80% of salt on chips is not sensed by the tongue before being swallowed.
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Luxury

The ancient Romans considered apples a luxury fruit, superior to figs.
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In 1917, John D. Rockefeller, could have paid off the whole US public debt on his own. Today, Bill Gates’s entire fortune would barely cover two months’ interest.