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We did the numbers on what some of the wealthiest people on earth are capable of purchasing.
Doing the numbers on the super rich Fun fact: No one really knows how many licks it takes to get to the Tootsie Roll center of a Tootsie Pop.
But more than one group of candy-crazed engineers have tried to find a satisfying answer. Read about it here:Tootsie Roll CEO, 95, leaves behind a sweet legacy Fun fact: Amazon Prime subscriptions are booming in — of all places — rural Alaska.
That’s because Amazon Prime’s $99 annual subscription fee comes with free shipping, no matter how heavy the package.
Free shipping a boon for Alaska's Amazon customers Fun fact: When it comes to the presidential wardrobe during the State of the Union address, blue ties beat out red.
Still, both red and blue are more popular than the dark and yellow tie President Clinton wore in 1998.State of the Union, by the numbers
A group of prominent scientists use the clock as a symbol of imminent disaster for humanity.
Abdullah put forward the Arab Peace Initiative for a deal with Israel, cracked down on al-Qaida within the kingdom, and became known as a ruler committed to reform. But the moves were limited.
They are being hailed as a technological solution to bad police-community relationships, but research on the cameras' impact is thin, and some departments are dealing with unintended consequences.