Whether we read it in a history book, saw it on the news, or listen to our dumb friends, we all like to regurgitate smart-sounding facts. Well, it's time for some real talk, bitches.

With the help of master plastician AuntieMeme, we'd like to clear the air on some "well-known facts" you may have learned throughout life.

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If someone really wants to commit suicide, there's no stopping them, right? Actually, of the 515 people prevented from committing suicide by jumping o

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Plane crashes are rare, but surviving one is almost impossible, right? Nope. Of the collective UU 487 people involved in plane crashes in the U.S. fro

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22 Shocking Statistics That Change How You See the World

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It seems like one of the basic rules for success is don't be a jackass. Turns out jerks make Creative more money, Getty and are more Photo: likely to

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You've probably heard the statistic that for every 100 Americans, there are 90 guns, and concluded that most households are armed. 34 90 Actually, onl

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A11 the colonists supported the American Revolution, and couldn't wait to be free of the British... right? Wrong. Only 1/3 of them were board. on We

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If you want to get ahead, the last thing you should be doing is hanging out in bars. (even if everpbodu knows your name) Actually, you might want to d

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