The White House’s Press Briefing Room was originally a swimming pool.
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The Soviets covered up this nuclear explosion for decades.
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A prank that left "Remember Pearl Harbor" at the tip of the former prime minister's tongue.
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The bike is fully functional, with one exception: it can’t turn corners.
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