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Today's Random Fact: 

Officially, the longest war in history was between the Netherlands and the Isles of Scilly, which lasted from 1651 to 1986. There were no casualties. 

The Anglo-Zanzibar war of 1896 is the shortest war on record lasting an exhausting 38 minutes.

    • Fyrefox

      By Fyrefox

      Wars without casualties and wars of 38 minutes duration are definitely the way to go, if one must have them at all! I imagine some feelings were hurt, however...