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17 Mind-Blowing Facts People Learned When They Were "Today Years Old"

You as you read this: "I did NOT know that!"

1. Some of these facts have been right in front of your eyes the whole time.

My son had his first Toblerone today. “What’s the bear for?” Me: “what bear?” . I was today years old when I found out there’s a bear in the Toblerone logo.

2. Like the "8" in the middle of this card.

What age were you when you first saw the 8 in the middle of the 8 of diamonds? 😯

3. Or the "LC" on Little Caesar's toga. You just have to look closely.

4. Other things — like these buttons on jackets — have actual functional reasons for existing that most of us don't realize.

I was today years old when I learned this https://t.co/DhpMkb2o1d

5. Ditto for these side flaps.

I was today years old when I found out the sides of juice boxes are for kids to hold it so they don’t squeeze out the juice https://t.co/8ZPIF8otup

6. Sometimes there are cool hacks that exist, just waiting for us to discover them.

I was today years old when I found out this life changing iPhone hack:

7. Like this one Don Cheadle discovered.

today years old ... https://t.co/QVjWd3lCFH

8. OK, be honest — did you realize it was Pumbaa with two "a's"?

I was today years old when I found out Pumbaa was spelt with 2 As https://t.co/56OB4siFt7

9. Or that the old movie Kevin watches in Home Alone wasn't real?

I was today years old when I found out that the old gangster movie that Kevin watches in Home Alone, isn’t a real movie. “Angels With Filthy Souls” is a fictional movie within a fictional movie. Merry Christmas, YA FILTHY ANIMALS!!!

10. Or that the Michael Myers mask in Halloween was originally a mask of William Shatner (aka Captain Kirk)?

i was today years old when i found out that michael myers mask was just a william shatner mask spray painted white. https://t.co/FUxa6kJ9bd

11. Some of this stuff makes so much sense once you stop to think about, but you probably never have.

CBS / Via reddit.com

12. Like, you probably never wondered how babies and small children were x-rayed.

I was today years old when I found out how they X-ray small children and I can’t stop laughing😭😭

13. And you probably never wondered what Chuck's middle name was, amirite?

I was today years old when I found out that Chuck E Cheese's full name is Charles Entertainment Cheese.

14. There are trivia/facts out there just waiting to blow your mind.

i was today years old when i found out california has a bigger population than canada

15. Some of which are kind of dark.

I’m 22 years old & I just realized that “This little piggy went to the market” doesn’t mean he went food shopping

16. Some of which are pretty funny.

I was today years old when I realized this. I may never be the same.

17. And some of which — like the fact camels can swim! — will blown your mind.

Right?

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