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May 23rd in history: 

Walt Disney became rich and famous because of a cartoon mouse named Mickey. The first cartoon in which Mickey actually spoke, “The Karnival Kid,” debuted on May 23rd, 1929. 116 more words

Today In History

Squamish teacher wins five straight games on Jeopardy

A teacher in Squamish has ended one run on Jeopardy! – but is looking forward to his next one.

Andrew Haringer, a teaching fellow at Quest University, won five straight games on the show before ending his run with a tight loss on Thursday. 407 more words


Final Jeopardy for 5/22/15

Final Jeopardy for May 22, 2o15

Category : Children’s Literature

In a recent British poll, the 1926 book about this title character was named the favorite children’s book of the past 150 years… 6 more words


Final Jeopardy for 5/21/15

Final Jeopardy for May 21, 2o15

Category: 19th Century Authors

In an essay, he wrote, “I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself that be crowded on a velvet cushion”

Answer: Who is Thoreau


Thursday Numbers

Welcome to Thursday Numbers and to your weekly dose of knowledge!

In case you’re new around here, “Thursday Numbers” is the weekly column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary sometimes sprinkled with sarcasm. 567 more words

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