UberFacts says it shares "the most unimportant things you'll never need to know" and I have to admit, that's a pretty accurate description of its content. Launched in 2009, the Internet project provides people with random facts on all kinds of topics.

From the number of janitors in the US with PhDs to the genius way Swedes protested their government classifying homosexuality as an illness, these titbits of information will make you an expert on trivia in no time. So grab yourself some broccoli (random fact: the vegetable is rich in vitamin K, and a few studies in older adults have linked a higher vitamin K intake to better memory), continue scrolling, and upvote your favorite entries!

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Roselle is the bestest girl!

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As it turns out, there are some biological reasons behind people's desire to "store" trivia in their brain and the rush of excitement they feel when they get the chance to use it. According to psychologist John Kounios Ph.D., it's a lot like playing roulette, too.

"You get a rush or a neuroreward signal or a dopamine burst from winning," the professor of psychology and director of the doctoral program in applied cognitive and brain sciences at Drexel University in Pennsylvania, told Healthline. "I think whenever you're challenged with a trivia question and you happen to know it, you get a rush. It's sort of like gambling."

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Scagsy
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2 months ago

What a fantastic way to protest. Genius.

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He said the benefits can also be similar to those of playing video games. However, unlike gambling and video games, trivia is generally not a potentially dangerous habit, Kounios said.

"I don't think there are any pitfalls. Like anything else that's fun, it takes up time."

Moreover, retaining information about things we're interested in can be like an exercise for the frontal cortex as the brain ages.

"That's the first thing to go with injury or with age if we don't use it," Deborah Stokes, Ph.D., L.P.C., B.C.N., a psychologist in Virginia who focuses on neurotherapy, said.

So there you have it, folks. Browsing trivia isn't a waste of time. It's a mental workout!

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Mark Hamill is such a good guy. I appreciate him as a voice actor as well.

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Purr·maid
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2 months ago

That's a great idea as it is very encouraging to return.

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Ray Heap
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2 months ago

Liechtenstein was invaded by Swiss armed forces on at least four occasions, they took a wrong turning, for two of which Switzerland apologized and Lichtenstein had no idea why.

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COcO BAMa
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2 months ago

Wowwww... I love this

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

Smart man, too bad most politicians want to hold onto many archaic laws.

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Dave In MD
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2 months ago

US companies need to follow suit.

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago (edited)

Nevermind Trump making me miss Barack Obama, he even makes me pine for the days when GW Bush was in power. George and Michelle's easy-going friendship demonstrates that democrats and republicans are not mortal enemies, as Trump would have you believe. A good leader unites his countrymen, not divides them like der Drumpf.

Aragorn II Elessar
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2 months ago (edited)

Yes. Barack Obama said that he didn’t want to be the Democrat’s president, he wanted to be the President of the United States. The tangerine toddler, who, Lord willing, will be put in his rightful place, insults his political opponents because he doesn’t have enough logic to fill a teaspoon, much less counter their arguments. Of course, the mere fact that Obama was black was enough to divide the country because of the racists, but at least he didn’t actively contribute to it.

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William Teach
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2 months ago

Putting politics aside, some of the shots of Bush43 giving Michelle candy are hilarious, because Barack has the look of a mom who sees grandma or grandpa slipping the kids some candy.

Bob Belcher
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2 months ago

And that is how politics should be. We may not agree on everything, but it doesn't mean we wish physical harm on others.

Leo Domitrix
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2 months ago

Proof you can have ideological differences and still get along and be nice.

Tarryn Louise
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2 months ago

Ahhh the good ol' days when being a Republican did not require you to want to hate or murder everyone who wasn't.

ADHORTATOR
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2 months ago

I guess he is happy not be the worst president ever anymore

MadDawg
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2 months ago

I miss Obama and her husband too :)

sharron lynn parsons
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2 months ago

Love this, the Obama's are such a perfect couple, Michelle is so pretty, and classy !!!

Rebekah
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2 months ago

God, I miss them. All of them.

Colleen Garland
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2 months ago

Not fond of him as a president but a wonderful man. Dad and junior certainly had that in common.

GirlFriday
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2 months ago

I didn't always agree with George II's policies, but he is a good man and did good during his presidency. I love he and Michelle's relationship.

Rita Maneata
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2 months ago

Incredibly wholesome.

Alex Mont
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2 months ago

Trump would grab her Pu**y

Dorothy Cloud
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3 weeks ago

That's uncalled for. Why wasn't that deleted?

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Pasion Jones
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2 months ago

LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE THIS!!!!!! WE CAN BE DIFFERENT AND STILL LOVE EACH OTHER!!!!

Vicki Perizzolo
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2 months ago

Real people not Drumpinski brain-washed followers into the deep pit of autocracy! I hated Bush as president - what a weenie but he's a civil human being. (and I love Michelle! she's amazing)

Janelle Collard
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2 months ago

Those 2 are so cute together! When he gave her candy at his dad's funeral - that was the best.

Keryl Cryer
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2 months ago

Once, they were at someone’s funeral, and George nudged Michelle and gestured like, “Hey, we should dance.” You could practically see her whispering, “Not now, George. Maybe later.” 😆

Aeon Flux
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2 months ago

I love this.

Avery S Alberico
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2 months ago

"and share candy"

The one and only
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2 weeks ago

awwwwww

Silvia
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2 months ago

Politics aside, this is so heartwarming and reminds me of my siblings and I running to meet grandma when she came to visit, and fighting to see who would be first to open her closed hands which always had candies for us :) When my mom would ask if she gave us any, grandma would say "I don't know what you're talking about!"

Kay Maxey
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2 months ago

Love the look on both spouses faces when they share candy, but seem to be holding hands. 🥰

MrsGodezira
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2 months ago

That is incredibly sweet and lovely

LAM
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2 months ago

This is so cute.

backatya
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2 months ago

trump sucks. I'd take Obama any day

D. Pitbull
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2 months ago

I can't help but think.... that if Michelle Obama ran for prez... they wouldn't even need to count the ballots - it'd just be "Aight. She in. DONE." and there would be much rejoicing...

Sue Clifford
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2 months ago

I agree.

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Cyndi Hafele
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2 months ago

And yet, George Bush was called a Nazi on a regular and frequent basis.

Lynn Biasini McElfresh
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2 months ago

Sweet.

Iris Wolfie (づ ◕‿◕ )づ
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2 months ago

That's wholesome.

okpkpkp
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2 months ago

That is sick. I am going to go vomit now.

Kevin Hickey
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2 months ago

Even war criminals have their happy go lucky side!!

Alex K
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2 months ago

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she's more like a minder of a retarded child

Sue Clifford
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2 months ago

Why would you say such a horrible thing? Rhetorical question.

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Ivan Ilic
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2 months ago

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Epstein....

Christopher Walkies
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2 months ago

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2032 AD. Barack and Melania.

Brett Connor
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2 months ago

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The Bush's, Clinton's and Obama's are all close cousins and Jewish to boot. Small world at the top!

Texaspoontappa
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2 months ago

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@blue wow how is me calling someone a Libtard being an asshole? your the one calling me worse. smh

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Bunch of sensitive snowflakes on here. I cant wait to see your crybaby videos when Trump wins! I will be lmao.

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They also use the same urinal

Lauren Caswell
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2 months ago

Jealous are ya? XD

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Purr·maid
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2 months ago

Youch!

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Dorothy Parker
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2 months ago

A stellar representative of the US.

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

This does not surprise me in the least.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 months ago

A reverse compliment.

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BusLady
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2 months ago

Wait 9 years.

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Natasha Chick
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2 months ago

I like that he was that confident in his ability to turn her off that he took his stalker out to dinner

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Purr·maid
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2 months ago

Oopsie

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

This is still in practice today. Der Drumpf calls it "fake news".

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Zophra
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2 months ago

Come on Wolverine... keep up!

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Natasha Chick
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2 months ago

Not calling out either side here because i completely support peoples right to protest. But 7% of thousands of protests can still do quite a lot of damage and at least 25 people have died from protests / political unrest.

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Cecily Overli
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2 months ago

If dreams are that medically reliable, the evil purple minion inside me should be born soon

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

I totally get that.

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Maddie Max
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2 months ago

Trump is an idiot.......Wow who the F**K knew? Damn this honesty just spills out of my mouth.....

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chrissy
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2 months ago

ha! but still sad

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Out of chocolate
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2 months ago

This is what I’ll tell myself happened on my thirtieth birthday.

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago (edited)

There are more terrorist attacks/threats on US home soil than terrorist threats/attacks from other countries. This is why their gun laws are pathetic, you are more likely to be accidentally shot by your own gun than by a terrorist from another country.

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Purr·maid
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2 months ago

And just like today, there's a lady who's wearing it incorrectly.

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BusLady
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2 months ago

And he never dreamed it would work into years.

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

That’s coz bing sucks.

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Natasha Chick
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2 months ago

Dont take yourself too seriously is a good life lesson

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago (edited)

Goes to show that just because someone is a janitor doesn’t mean they aren’t educated and also just because you have a PHD doesn’t mean you will get a job in that field. I am curious to know how many refugees also have PHD’s that aren’t recognised in their new home.

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Shelp
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2 months ago

Censoring a town name is next level stupid. It's the town name! That's the whole point of it.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 months ago

He seems to be an exceptionally good and grounded man.

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Emilingo
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2 months ago

That must've been a cheap house....

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Dorothy Parker
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2 months ago

I'll have what they had!

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Shelp
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2 months ago

Great for her.

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BusLady
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2 months ago

That's disturbing to think about.

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

Can you gaslight yourself, asking for a friend lol.

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Rest in peace, brother.

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Cecily Overli
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2 months ago

I too, am hated because of my superior plumbing skills 😞. I feel you Mario.

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Foxxy (The Original)
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2 months ago

That’s okay the US voting system is flawed anyway, some peoples votes don’t even count because of the state they live in.

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