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Astronomers discovered that a black hole has been continuously emitting an extremely low B-flat note for about 2.5 billion years; they said it was the lowest note ever detected.

Estimated total calories members of Congress burned giving Bush’s 2002 State of the Union standing ovations:

22,000

A statistician determined that the five most common first names among New York City taxi drivers are Md, Mohammad, Mohammed, Muhammad, and Mohamed.

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