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Six-Word Fact Contest Winners!

Jason English

Time to settle up our Six-Word Fact contest! The following people have all won mental_floss t-shirts. (Except Josh, who's married to one of our researchers. Sorry.) I'll be in touch about your prizes!

Before sportscars, Ferruccio Lamborghini built tractors.
— Junell
Indiana's official state beverage is water.
— Kristen
Twinkies originally had banana cream filling.
— @ObitoftheDay
Eric Clapton lives in Columbus, Ohio.
Oregon has a 2,200-acre fungus.
Hitler and Clint Howard? Same birthday.
— Cory (This one was too weird to leave out.)
Nikki Sixx used to sell vacuums. #SixxWordFact
—Nobody Really Submitted This One
Obsessive nose picking is called Rhinotillexomania.
— Dave C. Rodway

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