This week I learned

This week I learned you're cutting cake the wrong way, and more

Lauren Hansen
June 19, 2014
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Read more about the facts mentioned:

Who made the pie chart (The New York Times)

Ross Perot's crazy campaign song (C-Span)

Willie Nelson dusts off his songwriting chops (NPR)

Boop-Oop-A-Doop: The Story of Betty Boop (Neatorama)

Seven iconic characters you never knew were voiced by Casey Kasem (People)

Watch Numberphile explain how best to cut a cake:

Watch Betty Boop's debut in Dizzy Dishes: