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Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
Jack Paar's German Shepherd was named Leicha.

Body measurements of Playboy models and Miss America contestants from 1979-1988 revealed that their body weight has significantly decreased to 13-19% below what is considered expected weight. They all meet at least one criteria for anorexia nervosa.

Volcanoes can create lightning.

"Wild Bill" Hickock's name was James, not William. His original nickname was "Duck Bill," which lampooned an odd puckering expression he often wore.

Washington, D.C.'s city officials originally didn't want cherry trees.


The above is information which Mr. Smarty Pants read in a book, a magazine, or the newspaper; heard on the radio; saw on television; or overheard at a party. Got any facts? Leave a message for Mr. Smarty Pants, at 454-5766, ext. 226 for possible inclusion in the column. E-mail: [email protected]
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