12 Facts To Cause A Quizzical Hmm

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12 Facts To Cause A Quizzical Hmm

There's a lot of information out there that isn't taught in school. For example, did you know that the world's population is projected to reach 9.7 billion by 2050? Or that the average American spends more than 10 hours a day looking at screens? These are just two of the many interesting facts that you probably didn't learn in school.

Of course, not all knowledge is created equal. Some of it is essential for everyday life, while other bits of trivia are only interesting for cocktail party conversation. However, there's a lot of value in learning new things, even if they don't have an immediate practical use. Facts can help us to understand the world around us and make us more well-rounded individuals. So next time you come across an interesting piece of information, take a moment to learn it. It just might make your world a little bit richer.

So before you go around judging people based on their educational backgrounds, remember this: just because someone has a college degree does not mean they are smart. 

Remember this next time you meet somebody who has a college degree – they might be really stupid.

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