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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Vanna White

Yesterday was Vanna White’s 54th birthday. To honor the game show world’s most famous hostess, let’s turn around five facts you may not know about her. 1. She Really Used Her Head How did Vanna get her job? Was it her beautiful face? Her elegance when she revealed the letters? Those things certainly didn’t hurt, but [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Famous Beauty Pageant Contestants

Whether it’s becoming Wonder Woman or, you know, Oprah, many beauty queens have parlayed their time on the pageant circuit into bigger things. 1. Oprah. Her first stop on the road to world domination? Winning Miss Black Tennessee in 1972. 2. Cloris Leachman. The Des Moines native (had to throw that in there, you know) participated in [...]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Pat Sajak

He’ll sell you a vowel or sympathize when you go bankrupt, but how well do you know Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak? Here are a few things you might not have known about the veteran game show man. 1. He Got to Say “Good Morning, Vietnam” Sajak joined the U.S. Army in 1968 with the hope [...]