Watching paint dry is an actual job. Keith Jackson, an Englishman, has been watching paint dry for over 30 years (as of 2006). He works for an industrial paint manufacturer and measures how long it takes paint to dry by putting it on a piece of cardboard and timing it with a stopwatch. standard.co.uk/news/the-m…
Today I learned of the Stopwatch Gang. Three Canadian bank robbers who were known for their brilliant planning of heists, politeness to victims, and non-violent methods all while robbing banks within 90 seconds. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
Adolf Hitler requested that Heinz Linge, his personal valet, act as "referee" while Hitler used a stopwatch to time himself getting dressed each morning. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hei…
Those weird numbers on watch bezels are used for divers or as a basic stopwatch gearpatrol.com/2014/02/04…
Richard Erdman, who plays Leonard on Community, was the star of "A Kind of Stopwatch", a famous episode of The Twilight Zone where he had a stopwatch which could stop time. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ric…
Today I learned of a Joint CIA and SIS during the cold war of constructing a tunnel under the berlin wall to wiretap the landline in the soviet army Headquarters called Operation Gold/Stopwatch en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ope…
In Pennsylvania, local police are not allowed to use radar guns denverpost.com/ci_2334799…
Rihanna's song 'Diamonds' was written by Sia and in under 20 minutes news.com.au/entertainment…

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