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Fact: When predators approach, marmots make a high pitched, whistle-like sound to alert others. Hence the nickname "whistle pig."Fact: The only official US holiday named after an animal - Groundhog Day - is named after a marmot.Fact: Some fungi create zombies, then control their mindsFact: A group of marmots is called a "madness"
Fact: New Jersey has a town called Buttzville, population of 146 people. Can't imagine why.
Fact: Ex-governor of New Jersey Chris Christie once shut down a beach so he could have it all to himself.
Fact: By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you cannot sink into quicksand.
Fact: The same molecule that makes chicken taste like chicken can also be found in ground up oyster shells.
Fact: The reason one of the most popular and exclusive ski resorts in North America is called Whistler is because of the large native population of marmots.
Fact: Dunce caps used to be signs of intelligence