The string of typographical symbols comic strips use to indicate profanity ("$%@!") is called a grawlix.—
Mental Floss (@mental_floss) March 08, 2013
Did you know that Swiss chard is not native to Switzerland? Or that Alfred Hitchcock was afraid of runny eggs? Neither did we, at least until we started following @MentalFloss on Twitter. The account of the trivia magazine offers links back to their website and fun facts, all presented in short, snackable tweets.
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