The Chinese teacup.

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+31 1. smee420 commented 11 years ago

QI should replace school
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+4 2. datastreamdude commented 11 years ago

interesting stuff.
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-12 3. Baboon commented 11 years ago

interesting ... I understand now why dogs need to raise their leg to pee, because their first ancestor was peeing without doing that, and some kind of wall fell on him, so now they all put their leg on the wall to prevent a potontiel massive object falling on them...
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+60 4. justice-league commented 11 years ago

One invention that Chinese did invent was the compass! If this wasn't invented, Columbus would never have found America and you know what would have happened....

Oh, and yes because the compass was "made in China", Columbus ended up in America and not India...:-)
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+13 5. Abreujr commented 11 years ago

so, while the rest of the world was busy inventing things the chinese where drinking tea?
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+2 6. joker1535 commented 11 years ago

what show is this??
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+9 7. Dauntless commented 11 years ago

#6 look at #1
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+3 8. Sizzlik (admin) commented 11 years ago

hahaha #4 good one :D
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+4 9. Syrup commented 11 years ago

paper's rubbish for a window! ha! qi is such a great show.
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+1 10. max2000 commented 11 years ago

and still today I don't have Maple sauce, or barely access to Peanut butter which I kinda love, and even the Louisiana's Tabasco is a miracle in some places, and just to be thinking of food ;) ..p.s.-and Mongolia hasn't got Cow milk, so to serve the British tea somewhere over there >:)
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+3 11. MakeTnotWar commented 11 years ago

#4 that may not be true. Actual theory is that the "wet compass" was invented in Europe independently from China. A compass was definitely known in Europe before Marco Polo's travels to China.
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+2 12. TheFatViking commented 11 years ago

#4 Also, the Vikings discovered America like 200years before Columbus, but they don't teach that in American schools.
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+3 13. Taineract commented 11 years ago

#12 - yes, actually they do. Colombus is focused on more, however, for a variety of reasons.
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-5 14. amiknema commented 11 years ago

That's profound nonsense !
I mean it's funny but the comparaison between china and glass is rubish
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+4 15. d3vill0ck commented 11 years ago

This show is Quite Interesting. What's the name of if :)?
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-3 16. stepanstas commented 11 years ago

Second segment I've seen from this show and it's so stupid. Seems like they just criticize other nations and don't look at how much they stink on their own. China did just fine without glass. Look how long they survived in history without relying on anyone else. The show said it, they came to China. If these British idiots are so advanced, why did they go to a nation that uses paper for windows, hah. BTW, im not Chinese, im an American still upset over the last segment. >:)
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0 17. lockandload commented 11 years ago

seen a few clips like this now, think i need to start watching this interesting program ;)
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0 18. BooTheGoose commented 11 years ago

QI is awesome. More please mods! Otherwise, check out clips on YouTube.
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0 19. Tehnol commented 11 years ago

Interesting yes, but like alot of QI it's just useless trivia, might help you win the pub quiz though