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WORD OF THE DAY

Carpology [kahr-pol-uh-jee] (noun) the branch of botany dealing with fruits and seeds.

TV TRIVIA

On "True Detective," which supernatural royal is mentioned throughout season 1?

A. The Red Queen

B. The Purple Prince

C. The Blue Marquis

D. The Yellow King

(Answer at bottom of column)

NUMBER TO KNOW

70: Coenobita brevimanus, a species of hermit crab, can live 12–70 years and can approach the size of a coconut.

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

May 1, 1931: President Herbert Hoover officially dedicates New York City's Empire State Building, pressing a button from the White House that turns on the building's lights.

FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS

Country singer Tim McGraw (54)

QUOTE OF THE DAY

"A work of art is a world in itself reflecting senses and emotions of the artist's world." - Hans Hofmann

TRIVIA ANSWER

D. The Yellow King

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