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The man on the can of Chef Boy-Ar-Dee was a real person. Hector Boiardi was a gourmet chef at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.

The man on the can of Chef Boy-Ar-Dee was a real person. Hector Boiardi was a gourmet chef at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.

Horses can't vomit.

Horses can't vomit.

Brain Game: Math Square #206

Sandy Wood

Despite what you may have heard about Bastille Day, the storming of the Bastille wasn’t nearly as heroic as it sounds. For one thing, very few guards were stationed around the place. Stranger still, there were only seven inmates inside.

Despite what you may have heard about Bastille Day, the storming of the Bastille wasn’t nearly as heroic as it sounds. For one thing, very few guards were stationed around the place. Stranger still, there were only seven inmates inside.

<em>Highlights for Children</em> magazine was founded in 1946 by Dr. Garry Cleveland Myers and his wife, Caroline Elizabeth Clark Myers. The pair had spent World War I teaching illiterate soldiers to read and write.

Highlights for Children magazine was founded in 1946 by Dr. Garry Cleveland Myers and his wife, Caroline Elizabeth Clark Myers. The pair had spent World War I teaching illiterate soldiers to read and write.

5 Questions: Heeelp Meee!

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5 Questions: Jonesin' for Some Trivia?

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Pope John Paul II was the first papal Harlem Globetrotter. The team made him an honorary member in 2000 during a visit to the Vatican.

Pope John Paul II was the first papal Harlem Globetrotter. The team made him an honorary member in 2000 during a visit to the Vatican.

Alan Shepard's longest golf shot on the lunar surface in 1971 only traveled about fifty feet.

Alan Shepard's longest golf shot on the lunar surface in 1971 only traveled about fifty feet.

The third right arm of a male octopus is more than an arm&mdash; it’s his reproductive organ.

The third right arm of a male octopus is more than an arm— it’s his reproductive organ.

5 Questions: The Smith Family

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The Earth's North and South Poles flip polarity on a semi-frequent basis, having done so more then 20 times in the past 5 million years. That means that with the next flip, all compasses will be pointing South rather then North.

The Earth's North and South Poles flip polarity on a semi-frequent basis, having done so more then 20 times in the past 5 million years. That means that with the next flip, all compasses will be pointing South rather then North.

5 Questions: Hello, Cleveland!

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