Tuesday, December 10 In 1956, Chicago's fire academy was built, rather aptly, on the site of Mrs. O'Leary's barn, at 558 W DeKoven Street, which was numbered 137 at the time of the fire. The barn, or more precisely, a cow inside of it, was once blamed for burning the …Read more. Monday, December 9 A vet named Pete Hodgson was known in New Zealand as one of the pit bulls of the Labour Party. Outside New Zealand, though, he is known for being appointed "Minister of the Rings" to promote the fact that "The Lord of the Rings" …Read more. Saturday, December 7 In 1541, on the Yucatan Peninsula, a Franciscan monk named Diego de Landa burned all the Mayan books he could find, except for a few codices written in hieroglyphs on bark paper. This was part of an inquisition to suppress traditional religious …Read more. Friday, December 6 Jane Smiley won the Pulitzer for "A Thousand Acres," a book that reworked Shakespeare's "King Lear" as the story of an aging farmer who divides his land among three daughters: Ginny, Rose and Caroline. These names parallel …Read more.more articles
RELEASE: FEBRUARY 29, 2012
A lot of Canadians write for network TV, and a lot of them star in it. But there are also Canadian characters. The best example on TV now is Cobie Smulders' Robin character from "How I Met Your Mother," who used to a Canadian teen pop star. But there's also Dave on "NewsRadio" (played by Dave Foley) and Ron on "Undeclared" (played by Seth Rogen). All of these actors are Canadian as well. To this list, you can add Megan on "Mad Men," Spence on "The King of Queens," and Todd on "Samantha Who?"
Do you remember "Samantha Who?" Probably not. She was Samantha Newly, the Chicago Realtor with amnesia.
A) Christina Aguilera
B) Christina Applegate
C) Christina Milian
D) Christina Ricci
Previous answer: A day on Mars is a lot like a day on Earth, as far as length goes.
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