The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.
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Inscriptions written on the walls of a cave in central China document seven major droughts over nearly 500 years.
Actors and actresses known for their comedic work can often get boxed into that particular genre.
A whole new reason to get out and play.
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