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  • The Leaning Mailboxes

    The leaning mailboxes survived when Typhoon Soudelor struck Taipei, Taiwan. They have become an international tourist attraction.

    The Leaning Mailboxes

  • Tommy the Turtle

    At 30 feet, Tommy the turtle claims to be the world's tallest turtle riding the world's largest snowmobile. He is located in Bottineau, North Dakota.

    Tommy the Turtle

  • Omphalophobia

    Omphalophobia is the fear of belly buttons.

    Belly Button

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  • Sperm Whale

    A sperm whale can remain underwater for up to 90 minutes.

    Sperm Whale

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    Gabriel Barathieu
  • Largest Fire Hydrant

    The world's largest fire hydrant is located in Columbia, South Carolina at the Busted Plug Plaza. The hydrant is a 40 foot concrete and steel sculpture by the artist Blue Sky.

    Busted Plug Plaza

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  • Fighting Seabee Statue

    North Kingstown, Rhode Island, is the location of the fighting Seabee statue. Seabees are members of the United States Naval Construction Battalions.

    Fighting Seabee Statue

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  • Giant Grasshoppers

    The Enchanted Highway in North Dakota is the location of Gary Greff's giant grasshoppers scrap metal sculptures.

    Giant Grasshopper

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  • Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia

    Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia is the fear of long words.