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Austin Chronicle Mr. Smarty Pants

By R.U. Steinberg

MARCH 30, 1998: 

A cow's sweat glands are in its nose.

According to the Vol. 22, #2 issue of The Skeptical Inquirer, each time you drink a glass of water, you are probably imbibing at least one atom that passed through the bladder of Aristotle.

GTO (as in Pontiac) is short for the Italian "Gran Turismo Omologato."

Therics, a New Jersey drug company, claims to have invented a machine that can produce custom pills containing several different drugs that release themselves during the course of a day.

Billy the Kid had buck teeth.

The above is information which Mr. Smarty Pants read in a book, a magazine, or the newspaper; heard on the radio; saw on television; or overheard at a party. Got any facts? E-mail: mrpants@auschron.com

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