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Straining to recall information on the tip of the tongue makes us learn our mistaken guesses rather than the correct answers we eventually remember.

Amount that Egypt owes the United States in unpaid parking tickets:

$1,700,000

An Egyptian court sentenced former president Mohamed Morsi and 106 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to death for killing and kidnapping police; conspiring with Iran, Hamas, and Hezbollah; participating in a 20,000-man jailbreak; and stealing chickens.

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