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List Dated 2019-02-10


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List Dated 2019-01-05

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List Dated 2018-11-15

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List Dated 2018-9-30

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... that the first section of the FLINX highspeed railroad network in Kalm, from Tarott-Leuden to Rothenstadt, officially opened on June 10, 1984?

... that Jorge Kapanadze drew the first sketch (pictured) of the famous landmark Torre Kapanadze on the back of an envelope while sitting in a restaurant?
... that Freedemia actually has a tricameral, or three house legislature?
... that Zylanda's capital, Elegantia, was so named by King Gerald I "to make an elegant city out of a dirty pigpool"?

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List Dated 2018-8-18

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... that the city of Dunwic was chosen as the Ulethan Capital of Culture in 2008?
... that the Limn Landing exclave of Tigeria is only separated from mainland Tigeria by as little as 500 meters of territory?
... that Leresso has an official national tongue-twister?
... that in Glaster, suicide was punishable by death in from 1701 to 1704?

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List Dated 2018-7-1

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... that the Lekø amusement park in Mynninghamn, Østermark, is extremely popular despite being regularly closed down for safety violations, most recently for a week in summer of 2015?
... that Mauretia's economy collapsed in 1873 with an unusually lethal influenza outbreak called the "Great Death"? (Hospital ward pictured.)
... that the earliest inhabitants of Ullanyé arrived during the 9th millennium BCE, most likely by boat from the Antarephian mainland?
... that there is only one school in Rocas, the only city in the small westward island chain that is the biggest tourist attraction of the Cariocas?

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List Dated 2018-5-18

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  • ... that in Wiwaxia, men did not gain the right to vote until 1875?
  • ... that one of the football teams of Taparello, in Latina, is known as the "Rats?" '
  • ... that Khaiwoon's "most famous ambassadors" are a 10-year-old cartoon detective and a talking rabbit? '
  • ... that Aaby in Zylanda is famous for its "Exotikkwarta", the "exotic" neighbourhood with temples of many religions and shops selling world cuisines?
  • ... that 100% of the electricity on Nahuwa Atoll (pictured) is now supplied by solar power?

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List Dated 2018-4-15

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List Dated 2018-3-10

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List Dated 2018-2-10

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List Dated 2018-1-7

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  • ... that Midsummer (Keskjaari) in Karolia is considered an occasion to engage in fun and somewhat risqué activities?
  • ... that the Ardisphere is constitutionally prohibited from maintaining an "adventurist military?
  • ... that Oddo Hysenfork, the prizewinning Zylandian writer, was also a pharmacist?
  • ... that in Ūdzđąnąrąt, anarchy has now functioned as a reliable form of government for 637 years?
  • ... that the first section of the FLINX highspeed railroad network (logo pictured) in Kalm, from Tarott-Leuden to Rothenstadt, officially opened on June 10, 1984?

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