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I have lived my life in complete ignorance. I always thought ponies were simply young horses. A young horse is actually called a foal and they cannot in fact be ridden.

Did anyone else not know this? Am I alone?

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closed as off topic by Bill the Lizard Nov 10 '09 at 17:39

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At least wait until Friday afternoon... –  Troggy Nov 10 '09 at 17:36
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@Bill - would have been funnier closed by TheTXI ;-p –  Marc Gravell Nov 10 '09 at 17:44
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Tomorrow's a holiday for me, so I have two Fridays this week. –  mmyers Nov 10 '09 at 17:46
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@Marc: He'll be closing "Did anyone realize that salamanders are not lizards?" on Friday. –  Bill the Lizard Nov 10 '09 at 17:52
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"Are lizards reptiles or amphibians?" "Why does 'lizard' sound so much like 'wizard'?" "Are geckos lizards?" "Can lizards sell car insurance?" –  mmyers Nov 10 '09 at 17:58
    
Somebody send TheTXI the memo, so he is ready on friday ;) –  perbert Nov 10 '09 at 20:10
    
Kind of pleasantly surprised on your edit Jeff! –  perbert Dec 23 '09 at 22:43

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