Brian Switek enthuses about fossil finds in his books My Beloved Brontosaurus and Written in Stone, as well as on his National Geographic blog Laelaps. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, to be closer to the petrified inspirations of his writing.
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DID YOU KNOW? Marlon Brando hated memorizing lines so much that he posted cue cards everywhere to help him get through scenes.
He even asked for lines to be written on an actress's posterior. (That request was denied.)