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Did you know that Watkins will be sentenced on 18 December, 2013 for attempted rape and sexual assault of a child under 13?

Ian WatkinsDid you know that Watkins pleaded guilty to attempted rape and sexual assault
of a child under 13 but not guilty to rape, which was accepted by the
prosecution?

Did you know that Watkins will be sentenced on 18 December, 2013 for attempted rape and sexual assault
of a child under 13?

Did you know that Watkins committed paedophile and he admitted three counts of sexual assault
involving children and six involving taking, making or possessing
indecent images of children and one of possessing an extreme
pornographic image involving a sex act on an animal?

Did you know that the evidence that was used against Watkins came from computers, laptops and mobile phones?


Did you know that Lostprophets is an alternative rock band from Pontypridd in the south Wales valleys?

Did you know that Lostprophets was formed in 1997?

Did you know that Lostprophets was founded by lead singer Ian Watkins?

Did you know that Lostprophets has released five albums, and their biggest hits included
Last Train Home and Rooftops?

Did you know that Lostprophets band sold about 3.5 million albums
worldwide?

Did you know that Lostprophets announced they were splitting up in October, ten months after Watkins was charged?

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Did you know that Yamaha is the 3rd largest selling brand of motorcycles in the world?

Did you know the largest selling brand of motorcycles in the world?
 

1. Honda

 2. Yamaha

 3. Suzuki
  4. Kawasaki
 5. Harley Davidson

For
the fifth straight year, Harley-Davidson was the number one seller of
new street motorcycles (all engine sizes) in the United States – See
more at:

http://cyrilhuzeblog.com/2013/04/24/harley-davidson-number-one-usa-seller-of-new-street-motorcycles-to-young-adults-18-34-women-african-americans-and-hispanics-caucasians-over-35/#sthash.iELV7Xgy.dpuf

Harley-Davidson
Number One USA Seller Of New street Motorcycles To Young Adults 18-34,
Women, African-Americans And Hispanics, Caucasians Over 35. – See more
at:

http://cyrilhuzeblog.com/2013/04/24/harley-davidson-number-one-usa-seller-of-new-street-motorcycles-to-young-adults-18-34-women-african-americans-and-hispanics-caucasians-over-35/#sthash.iELV7Xgy.dpuf

For
the fifth straight year, Harley-Davidson was the number one seller of
new street motorcycles (all engine sizes) in the United States – See
more at:

http://cyrilhuzeblog.com/2013/04/24/harley-davidson-number-one-usa-seller-of-new-street-motorcycles-to-young-adults-18-34-women-african-americans-and-hispanics-caucasians-over-35/#sthash.iELV7Xgy.dpuf

Did you know that the Harley-Davidson is the Number One USA Seller Of New street Motorcycles To Young Adults 18-34?


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Did you know that Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst (R) called for President Obama to be impeached during a Tea Party event,

Did you know that Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst (R) called for President Obama to be impeached during
David Dewhurst is on right

a Tea Party event,
according to the Texas Tribune?

Presidents Andrew Johnson  

Did you know that Presidents Andrew Johnson

Presidents Bill Clinton

and Bill Clinton were impeached by the U.S.
House of Representatives, but acquitted by the Senate?

Presidents  Richard Nixon

Did you know that Richard Nixon
resigned before he could be impeached?

Did you know that the right to impeach public officials is secured by the U.S. Constitution
in Article I, Sections 2 and 3, which discuss the procedure, and in
Article II, Section 4, which indicates the grounds for impeachment: “the
President, Vice President, and all civil officers of the United States
shall be removed from office on impeachment for, and conviction of,
treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors?”

Did you know that removing an official from office requires two steps: (1) a formal accusation, or impeachment, by the House of Representatives, and (2) a trial and conviction by the Senate?

Did you know that an impeachment requires a majority vote of the House?

Senate

Did you know that an impeachment conviction is more
difficult, requiring a two-thirds vote by the Senate?

Did you know that The vice president
presides over the Senate proceedings in the case of all officials
except the president, whose trial is presided over by the chief justice
of the Supreme Court?

 This is because the vice president can hardly be
considered a disinterested party—if his or her boss is forced out of
office he or she is next in line for the top job!


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Did you know that Pharrell Williams married his sweetheart Helen Lasichanh?

Did you know that Pharrell Williams married his sweetheart Helen Lasichanh on Saturday October 12, 2013 a yacht named “Never
Say Never.”?

Did you know that Lasichanh, is also the mother of the couple’s son Rocket, 4, and
Pharrell were seen posing for wedding photos aboard?


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Did you know that in January 2011,Banksy was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary for that film.?

Did you know that Banksy is a pseudonymous England-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter?

 Did you know that Banksy satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti done in a distinctive stencilling
technique?

Did you know that Banksy artistic works of political and social commentary have
been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the
world?[1]
 

Did you know that Banksy’s was born in 1974 and raised in Bristol, England?

Did you know that Banksy does not sell
photos of street graffiti directly himself; however, art auctioneers
have been known to attempt to sell his street art on location and leave
the problem of its removal in the hands of the winning bidder?[8]

Did you know that Banksy’s first film, Exit Through the Gift Shop, billed as “the world’s first street art disaster movie,” made its debut at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival[9] ?

Did you know that in January 2011,Banksy was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary for that film.?

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Did you know that the Walking Dead is an American horror drama television series developed by Frank Darabont?

Did you know that The Walking Dead premiered on October 31, 2010, on the cable television channel AMC in the United States?[3] 

Frank Darabont  

Did you know that the Walking Dead is an American horror drama television series developed by Frank Darabont?

Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard

Did you know that the Walking Dead is based on the comic book series of

Walking Dead comic book

the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard?

Did you know that the series premiered internationally during the first week of November 2010 on Fox International Channel?[4

Did you know that the walking dead is on its fourth season of 16 episodes, which premiered on October 13, 2013?[8]

Did you know that the series has received many award nominations including ones for the Writers Guild of America Award[11] and a Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series (Drama)?[12]

Did you know that the Walking Dead series has also attained strong Nielsen ratings, which has surpassed various records for a cable series, including receiving 12.4 million viewers for its season three finale to become the most-watched drama series telecast in basic cable history?[13]

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Did you know that increasing fluid intake, consuming cranberry juice, blueberry juice, and fermented milk help sooth the symptoms of the urinary tract infection?

Did you know that Pyelonephritis is an ascending urinary tract infection that has reached the pyelum (pelvis) of the kidney?Did you know that if the infection is severe, the term “urosepsis” is used interchangeably (sepsis being a systemic inflammatory response syndrome due to infection)?

Did you know that it requires antibiotics as therapy, and treatment of any underlying causes to prevent recurrence. It is a form of nephritis? It can also be called pyelitis.[1]
Did you know Urosepsis presents with dysuria (painful voiding of urine), abdominal pain (radiating to the back on the affected side) and tenderness of the bladder area and the side of the involved kidney (costovertebral angle tenderness) which may be elicited by performing the kidney punch?

Did you know that severe cases of pyelonephritis lead to sepsis, a systemic response to infection characterized by fever, a raised heart raterapid breathing and decreased blood pressure (occasionally leading to septic shock)?

Did you know that increasing fluid intake, consuming cranberry juice, blueberry juice, and fermented milk help sooth the symptoms of the urinary tract infection?

Did you know that Pyelonephritis is very common, with 12-13 cases annually per 10,000 population in women and 3-4 cases per 10,000 in men?


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Did you know that manscaping is the modern term for the removal of body hair by shaving?

Did you know that manscaping is the modern term for the removal of body hair by shaving?

Did you know that if you have to much hair, you may need a manscape? 

Did you know that men can wax their chest hair and other areas?

Did you know that men should never use wax and creams to remove pubic hair from the penis and scrotum, because that area is too sensitive?

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Did you know who has the same number of Championship rings as Bill Russell?

Did you know that Bill Russell won 11 Championships rings as a player and two as a coach?

Did you know that Russell won 11 rings in the 13 years he played  in the NBA?

Did you know that Coach Phil Jackson has won 13 rings?

Did you know that Phill Jackson won 11 NBA titles as a coach and two as a player on the 1970 and 1973 NBA champion New York Knicks.?

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Did you know what freshmen won a Heisman Trophy?

Did you know what freshmen won a Heisman Trophy?


Did
you know that Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy?
Did you know that Manziel became the first freshman to throw for more than 3,000 yards,  and rush for more than 1,000 yards in the same seasons?

Did you know that Manziel 4,600 total yards were more than recent Heisman winners, Cam Newton (2010) and Tim Tebow (2007

 

Did you know that Herschel Walker, Clint Castleberry, Marshall Faulk, Michael Vick, Rex Grossan, Larry Fitzgerald, and Adrian Peterson were all elected for the Heisman Trophy as Freshman? 

 

Marshall Faulk

Michael Vick

 

Did you know that Clint Castleberry, Marshall Faulk, Michael Vick, Rex Grossan, Larry Fitzgerald, and Adrian Peterson received top-three placement as freshmen or sophmores, but never won the Heisman Trophy?

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Did you know that Marshall Faulk’s went to  San Diego State?

Did you know that Marshall Faulk’s received a game ball from the September 14, 1991 game when he ran for a NCAA-record 386 yards and scored 44 points. Faulk did this in his second game as a true freshman for San Diego State?

Did you know that Marshall Faulk’s left  San Diego State University with many of the schools’s offensive records, among them 62 career touchdowns, which is the 8th most in NCAA history?

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Did you know that Michael Vick played college football at Virginia Tech? 

Did you know that Michael Vick left after his sophmore year to enter the NFL and was drafted first overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 2001 NFL Draft? 

Did you know that Vick was the first African-American quarterback to be selected first overall in an NFL Draft?

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Did you know that Rex Grossman played college football for the University Of Florida?

Did you know that as a college quarterback Rex Grossman led the Florida Gators to the 2000 Southeastern Conference Championship, the 2001 Sugar Bowl, the 2002 Orange Bowl and the 2003 Outback Bowl?

Did you know that Rex Grossman was an All-American ant the runner-up for the Heisman Trophy in 2001? 

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Did you know that Grossman in his three-seasons college career, he threw for 9,164 yards and seventy-seven touchdowns? 

Did you know that Grossman earned a 146.77 passer rating, becoming the third most efficient passer in the Southeastern Conference’s history?

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Did you know that Adrian Peterson played college football at the University of Oklahoma? 

Did you know that Peterson set the NCAA freshman rushing record with 1,925 yards as a true freshman? 

Did you know that Peterson also set a freshman record by finishing as the runner-up in the Heisman Trophy balloting?

Did you know that Peterson nick name is ‘A.D.’ (fro “All Day”) and “Purple Jesus”?

Did you know that Peterson finished as the school’s third all-time leading rusher?

Did you know that Peterson was selected by the Viking with the seventh overall pick in the first 
round of the 2007 NFL Draft?

*************************************************************************************************************Did you know that Larry Fitzgerald played college football at Pittsburgh? 

Did you know that Larry Fitzgerald in 26 games caught 161 passes for 2,677 yards and set a Pit record with 34 receiving touchdowns?

Did you know that Larry Fitzgerald was the first player in school history with back-to-back 1,000-yard receiving seasons?

Did you know that Larry Fitzgerald had 14 games with at least 100 yards receiving broke Antonio Bryant’s previous all-time Panthers record of 13?

Did you know that Fitzgerald  also holds an NCAA record with at least one touchdown catch in 18 straight games?

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Did you know that Arness has the distinction of having played the role of Marshal Matt Dillon in five separate decades: 1955 to 1975?

Did you know that James Arness was an American actor, best known for portraying Marshal Matt Dillon?

Did you know that Arness played in the television series Gunsmoke for 20 years?
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Did you know that  Arness has the distinction of having played the role of Marshal Matt Dillon in five separate decades: 1955 to 1975?

James Arness, American actor (Gunsmoke), died from natural causes on June 3, 2011  he was , 88?

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Did you know that Angus T. Jones deal features a guaranteed $7.8 million for the next two seasons of Two and a Half Men plus a $500,000 signing bonus?

Did you know that Angus T. Jones of Two and a Half Men, is now the highest paid kid in Hollywood?


Did you know that Jones at the moment with gets $300,000-per-episode? 


Did you know that Angus T. Jones deal features a guaranteed $7.8 million for the next two seasons of Two and a Half Men plus a $500,000 signing bonus?

Miranda Cosgrove

Did you know that Miranda Cosgrove for heriCarly role on Nickelodeon, is current receiving the second highest for a child which is $180,000 per episode, which is a huge difference from Jones current and past paycheck.

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Did you know that Mississippi is the top fattest state for 5th year in a row?

Did you know that Mississippi is the top fattest state for 5th year in a row?

#7 Alabama

#7 Alabama
Adult obesity: 32%
Kids who don’t exercise: 63%
Adolescent obesity: 18%

#6 Arkansas

#6 Arkansas
Adult obesity: 30%
Kids who don’t exercise: 69%
Adolescent obesity: 20%

#5 West Virginia

#14 South Carolina

Adult obesity: 31%
Kids who don’t exercise: 67%
Adolescent obesity: 19%

#4 Kentucky

#4 Kentucky

Adult obesity: 31%

Adolescent obesity: 21%
Kids who don’t exercise: 74%















#3 Louisiana

#20 Florida


Adult obesity: 31%

Kids who don’t exercise: 66%
Adolescent obesity: 21%


#2 Tennessee

Adult obesity: 32%
Kids who don’t exercise: 70%
Adolescent obesity: 21%

#2 Tennessee


#1 Mississippi

#17 Missouri

Adult obesity: 34%
Kids who don’t exercise: 71%
Adolescent obesity: 22%

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Did you know who where Hollywood’s 3 Highest Paid Actresses for 2010?

Did you know who where Hollywood’s 3 Highest Paid Actresses for 2010?

Sarah Jessica Parker and Angelina Jolie, were tied, they each earned  $30 million.

Parker hasn’t strayed far from her association with fashion-lover Carrie Bradshaw from the hit TV show Sex and the City. In 2010 she starred in the second Sex movie, which earned $290 million. She’s designing clothes with Halston and she has a line of best-selling fragrances, including NYC, which brought in $18 million in 2010.





Jolie is the only woman making bank for playing action heroes these days. Salt brought in $300 million on a budget of $110 million. Her other movie from 2010, The Tourist, earned 75% of its $280 million box office overseas.






3 Jennifer Aniston, $28 million

Aniston is slowly proving herself to be one of Hollywood’s surest things on the business side. Her 2010 movie The Bounty Hunter opened weak and was immediately written off by the pundits. But the film kept attracting audiences, eventually earning $136 million on an estimated budget of $40 million. She later helped Adam Sandler’s Just Go With It earn a healthy $212 million

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Did you know the movie Salt, which was originally written for Tom Cruise?

Did you know the movie Salt, which was originally written for Tom Cruise?


Did you know that Salt brought in $300 million?

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Did you know that Jack won a Oscar in two movies where the actress also won?

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Did you know that Doggles are a commercial brand of sunglasses for dogs in the form of tinted goggles designed to fit the shape of a dog’s head?

Did you know that Doggles are a commercial brand of sunglasses for dogs in the form of tinted goggles designed to fit the shape of a dog’s head?

Did you know that several practical and medical uses have been reported, and prescription lenses for dogs with restricted eyesight are available?

Did you know that Doggles were invented by Ken and Roni di Lullo after they noticed their dog squinting in the sunlight,  developed a pair to fit the shape of a dog’s head?

 Did you know that Doggles are produced by the Doggles Company in North Carolina?

Dd you know that Doggles are constructed out of a tinted polycarbonate material for ‘UV protection, with elastic straps to secure them to the dog’s head?

Did you know that by 2004, Doggles were being sold in 4,500 shops in 16 countries[5] and now include the option of prescription lenses?

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Did you know that Michael Bay in 2010 won three Golden Raspberry Award Worst Picture, Worst Director and Worst Screenplay?

Did you know that Michael Bay films, which include The RockArmageddonPearl Harbor and the Bad Boys and Transformers series, have grossed over three billion dollars world-wide?

Did you know that Michael Bay co-owns Platinum Dunes, a production house which has remade horror movies including Friday the 13thThe Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and A Nightmare on Elm Street?








Did you know that Michael Bay teamed up with Steven Spielberg in 2007, he directed and produced Transformers?

Did you know that Michael Bay in 2010 earned seven Golden Raspberry Award nominations and winning three: Worst Picture, Worst Director and Worst Screenplay?

Did you know as of 2009, Michael Bay’s worldwide box office totals make him the director with the 8th highest domestic US gross of all time?

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Did you know that John Stockton missed only 22 games out of over 1,400 games during his career, 18 of them in one season?

Did you know that John Stockton played college basketball for Gonzaga University in his hometown where he averaged 20.9 points per game while shooting 57% from the field in his senior year?

Did you know that John Stockton was selected by the Utah Jazz with the 16th overall pick in the 1984 NBA Draft?

Did you know that John Stockton averaged a career double-double, with 13.1 points and 10.5 assists per game?

Did you know that Stockton holds the NBA’s record for most career assists (15,806) by a margin of more than 4,000, as well as the record for most career steals (3,265)?

Did you know that Stockton had five of the top six assists seasons in NBA history (the other belonging to Isiah Thomas)?

Did you know Stockton holds the NBA record for the most seasons, games, and consecutive games played with one team, and is third in total games played, behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Robert Parish?

Did you know that John Stockton missed only 22 games out of over 1,400 games during his career, 18 of them in one season?

Did you know that Stockton played in 38 games where he tallied 20 or more assists?

Did you know that Stockton appeared in 10 All-Star games, and was named co-MVP of the game in 1993 with Jazz teammate Karl Malone, which was held in Salt Lake City, Utah?

He played with the 1992 and 1996 US Olympic basketball teams, known as Dream Team I and III, the first Olympic squads to feature NBA players, keeping the game ball from both Gold Medal games.

 He was selected to the All-NBA First Team twice, the All-NBA Second Team six times, the All-NBA Third Team three times, and the NBA All-Defensive Second Team five times.

He was named one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history in 1996. Stockton’s career highlight came in Game 6 of the 1997 Western Conference Finals. Stockton scored the last 9 points for the Jazz, including a buzzer-beating 3-point shot over the Houston RocketsCharles Barkley, to send the Jazz to the first of its two consecutive NBA Finals appearances.

Did you know that Stockton and Malone played a record 1,412 regular-season games together as teammates?

Did you know that a Majority of Stockton’s assists resulted from passes to Malone?

His number-12 jersey was retired by the Jazz during a game on November 22, 2004. A statue of Stockton can be seen in front of the Energy Solutions Arena; an accompanying statue of Karl Malone was placed nearby on March 23, 2006.

Did you know that Malone and Stockton statues stand on a bronze plaque commemorating their achievements together?

Did you know that Stockton was a member of the 2009 class of inductees to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame along with Patrick Ewing, Charles Barkley, Dominique Wilkins, Elgin Baylor, Reggie Miller, Pete Maravich, and his teammate Karl Malone?

Did you know that John Stockton is considered to be one of the best players never to have won an NBA championship?

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Did you know that the Zafirro Iridium is a luxury razor that cost $100,000 dollars?

Did you know that it took three and a half years of R&D and hundreds of prototypes, before Zafirro launched the first razor on the planet with sapphire blades?


Did you know that the Zafirro Iridium is a luxury razor that features hypoallergenic sapphire blades and a handle made from extremely rare and dense iridium–all for $100,000 dollars?


Did you know that Zafirro Iridium is available in a limited run of 99 razors?


Did you know that the Zaffiro Iridium was developed by Portland, Oregon-based Bright Light Ventures?


Did you know that the Zaffiro Iridium are atomically sharp, with an edge about 80 atoms wide, and currently last about 10 times as long as steel blades (and more than 100 times as long with servicing and resharpening)?

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Did you know that in 2010, Nathans’s Hot Dog eating contest had over 40,000 spectators attended the event, and an additional 1.677 million viewers watched it live on ESPN?

Did you know that Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest is an annual competitive eating competition? 

Did you know that Nathans’s Hot Dog Eating contest held at Nathans’s Famous Corporation’s at the corner of Surf  and Stillwell Avenues in Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York.

Did you know that the hot dog eating contest is held on July 4


Did you know that in 2010, Nathans’s Hot Dog eating contest had over 40,000 spectators attended the event, and an additional 1.677 million viewers watched it live on ESPN?

Did you know that the hot dog eating contest has been going on for over ninety-fifth years as July 4, 2010?

Joey Chestnut

Did you know that Joey Chestnut currently champion, successfully defended his title by consuming 54 hot dogs and buns (HDBs) in 10 minutes on July 4th, 2010?
Did you know that Joey Chestnut has won 4 hot dog eating contest?
Did you know that ESPN has televised the contest since 2004?


Did you know that Takeru Kobayashi won 6 hot dog eating contest?

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Did you know that in 2007, for the first time, cash prizes were awarded to the winners, as a total of $20,650 (U.S.) was awarded as follows?

Did you know that the winner wins $10,000 dollars?

  • First Place: $10,000
  • Second Place: $5,000
  • Third Place: $2,500
  • Fourth Place: $1,500
  • Fifth Place: $1,000
  • Sixth Place: $500
  • Seventh Place: $100
  • Eighth Place: $50
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Did you know the 5 most popular U.S. High School team mascots names?

Did you know who the 5 most popular U.S. High School team mascots names?



1. Eagles












2. Tigers












3. Panthers














4. Bulldogs











5. Wildcats









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Did you know that the CouchSurfing project was conceived by Casey Fenton in 1999?

 Did you know that CouchSurfing is a hospitality exchange network and website?


Did you know that almost 2.8 million members in 246 countries and territories across the world participate in the CouchSurfing network?


Did you know that Couchsurfing is the practice of moving from one friend’s house to another, sleeping in whatever spare space is available, floor or couch, generally staying a few days before moving on to the next house?



Did you know that it is free to register on the Coachsurfing network, members have the option of providing information and pictures of themselves and of the sleeping accommodation they offer, if any?


Daniel Bedingfield.



Did you know that  Julian Assange  and Daniel Bedingfield are famous Couchsurfer?







 Julian Assange

Did you know that there are three methods designed to increase security and trust, which are all visible on member profiles for potential hosts and surfers?

  1. Personal references, which hosts and surfers have the option to leave after having used the service.[2]
  2. An optional credit card verification system, allowing members to “lock in” their name and address by making a credit card payment and entering a code that CouchSurfing mails to an address of their choice. This also allows CouchSurfing to recoup some costs by requiring a fee for verification. For fairness, the verification fee is based on a sliding scale, taking into account the Purchasing Power Parity and Human Development Index of the country of residence.
  3. A personal vouching system, whereby a member that had been vouched for three times — originally starting with the founders of the site — might in turn vouch for any number of other members he knew or had met through CouchSurfing, and trusts.


Countries with over 500 registered CouchSurfers as of 3 January 2011




Did you know that Paris is the largest city with the number of resident Couchsurfers?


Did you know that English was spoken by nearly 74% of registered Couchsurfers. French (20%), Spanish (17%) and German (16%) were also spoken?
Did you know that the average age of a Couch Surfer is 28 years of age?

Did you know that the CouchSurfing project was conceived by Casey Fenton in 1999?


Did you know when Fenton’s thought of the idea about coach surfing he was looking for finding an inexpensive flight from Boston to Iceland, when Fenton randomly e-mailed 1,500 students from the University of Iceland asking if he could stay he received received more than 50 offers of accommodation and Coach Surfing was born?

Did you know that on the 5 th of March 2009 in Leeds, UK, a man named Abdelali Nachet raped a woman from Hong Kong who stayed at his place through the CouchSurfing project.[8] Nachet was sentenced to 10 years in prison?


Abdelali Nachet


Did you know that CouchSurfing as a mission statement to Create Inspiring Experiences?

At CouchSurfing International, we envision a world where everyone can explore and create meaningful connections with the people and places they encounter. Building meaningful connections across cultures enables us to respond to diversity with curiosity, appreciation and respect. The appreciation of diversity spreads tolerance and creates a global community.[10]


Did you know that CouchSurfing International Inc. is a non-profit corporation incorporated in the U.S. state of New Hampshire


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Did you know that Dwayne Carter, Lil Wayne broke the Guinness World Record for most “Likes” on a post in a 24 hour period?

Did you know that Dwayne Carter,  Lil Wayne broke the Guinness World Record for most “Likes” on a post in a 24 hour period?

Did you know the message, disclosed to his fans who helped in his attempt in breaking a Guinness World Record? 


Oreo is the world’s favorite cookie, and with your help, it will be the most ‘Liked’.” A scheme that resulted in 114,619 “likes.” 

Did you know that Oreo pleaded with their fans to aid in the setting of a world record?


Did you know the result of the hit musician’s plea—significantly more clicks with 588,243? 

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