135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

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67. The bend in a flamingo’s leg isn’t a knee.

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It’s an ankle.

68. In 1946, Boston basketball team owner Walter Brown chose the nickname Celtics.

His other choices were Whirlwinds, Olympians, and Unicorns.

69. After It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown aired, Charles Schulz was overwhelmed with candy shipments.

They were sent by kids who were concerned for Charlie, who got rocks instead of treats in his Halloween sack.