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Della Duck

Donald Duck has a Twin Sister Named Della Duck. She was First Mentioned in 1937 and was Never Made into an Animation Until 2017. She is the Mother of Huey, Dewey and Louie

In the late 1930s, Della Duck was first referenced in the “Donald Duck” comic strips and animated short films. She has never featured in any animated film or television series previous to her 2017 DuckTales relaunch and had just a few appearances in Disney comics. But did you know she was actually the mother of …

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Grawlixes

Grawlixes are Symbols Used in Comics as a Substitute for Profanity or Other Vulgar Language. The Term was Coined by the Creator of Beetle, Mort Walker.

Addison Morton Walker was an American comic strip writer best known for his newspaper comic strip Beetle Bailey and Hi and Lois. He was quite popular for his craft but did you know he also coined the term Gawlixes? Mort Walker, the creator of Beetle Bailey, coined the term “grawlixes” to describe the symbols used …

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90s Kids show

TV Shows in the 90’s Always Had an Educational Message Because of the Children’s Television Act

Everyone knows the 1990s were hands-down the best time to be a kid because it had some of the most creative cartoons and kids’ shows, especially when it came to after-school shows. From Rugrats to Boy Meets World and many of the TV series listed here have transcended the nostalgia of the ’90s era and …

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Charlie

What Did Peter Ostrum Do After Filming “Willie Wonka and the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”?

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is a 1971 American musical fantasy film directed by Mel Stuart. The film starred Gene Wilder in the title role. It is based on Roald Dahl’s 1964 novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory which tells the story of Charlie Bucket, played by Peter Ostrum, a poor child who, after …

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Letters to Santa

What Happens to All The Letters Sent to Santa Claus?

The tradition of writing letters to Santa Claus started when Charlie Green had kids in town drop letters in a box in his shop. His wife, Verna Green started answering them and she had kept doing so for up to 30 years. But do you know what happens to the letters kids send to Santa …

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Alec Cabacungan

What is the Remarkable Story About Alec Cabacungan?

Osteogenesis Imperfecta, known as Brittle bone disease, is a genetic disorder resulting in bones that break easily. The symptoms experienced on the skeleton and the body’s other organs may range from mild to severe.  Other signs found in different individuals include blue scleras instead of white, short stature, loose joints, hearing loss, and breathing problems. …

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Whoopie Goldberg EGOT Nick

Who is the Only Person to Have Won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony, and a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award?

One of the most anticipated awards shows in the US film industry are Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. While most celebrities dedicate their lives to getting their EGOT, some have already accomplished this and more. But who is this one particular celebrity who was able to get her EGOT and was even given the Nickelodeon …

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Who was the Youngest Soldier in World War II?

A Russian film was released in February 2019 entitled Soldier Boy. It starred child actor Andrey Andreev. He portrayed a boy who was part of the Second World War. The film showed how this young boy witnessed and experienced the devastation during the war. Who was this youngest soldier in World War II? Seryozha Aleshkov …

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Practice Babies

What Are Practice Babies?

In the United States, certain programs were designed to benefit the economy and teach high school and college-level students real-world tasks. One program, in particular, used actual orphaned children. These babies were loaned out to college homes for the sake of education. Meet the practice babies. Orphaned babies were borrowed out to college home economics …

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