mindblowingfactz: Iceland is so safe that parents routinely…

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Iceland is so safe that parents routinely leave their babies alone to nap outside in their strollers while they run errands.

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Even though he owned slaves in the past, Benjamin Franklin…

Even though he owned slaves in the past, Benjamin Franklin became more opposed to slavery later in his life. Eventually becoming the president of an abolitionist society, he even included a provision in his will that required his child to free her slave in order to gain his inheritance.

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JFK’s father Joseph Kennedy made much of his fortune…

JFK’s father Joseph Kennedy made much of his fortune through insider trading. FDR later made him chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. When asked why he appointed a crook, FDR replied, “set a thief to catch a thief.” Kennedy proceeded to outlaw the practices that made him rich.

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