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Old 30 December 2014, 04:00 PM
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Originally Posted by snopes View Post
9. France was still executing people with a guillotine when the first Star Wars film came out.
Just barely (September 1977), and it was the last one (I actually have a book about this).

Wasn't Humpty Dumpty supposed to be a riddle? That is, you were supposed to guess what he was? In my mind, that would explain why the nursery rhyme doesn't mention he's an egg.

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