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10 things we didn't know last week

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1. President Barack Obama is afraid of snowmen.

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2. A genie-themed 90s family comedy called Shazaam doesn't exist - but lots of Redditors are convinced it does.

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3. Too much Facebook browsing makes you miserable.

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4. There are almost twice as many rats in Paris as people.

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5. Stress can make dogs go grey.

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6. Pregnancy changes the brain.

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7. Since 2005, 198 local newspapers have closed in the UK.

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8. Dame Shirley Bassey was unable to sing for six months after her daughter died.

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9. JK Rowling is working on two new novels.

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10. Home ownership among 25-year-olds has halved in England and Wales in the last 20 years.

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