90 Facts about the '90s - mental_floss - List Show (Ep. 236)
90 Facts about the '90s - mental_floss - List Show (Ep. 236)
90 Facts about the '90s - mental_floss - List Show (Ep. 236)
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A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John looks at 90 facts about the 1990s.  As if!

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