Javelin throwing. Brooks, who attended OSU from 1981 to 1984,
gave up javelin competition after he failed to make the Big
Eight Conference finals in his senior year.
2. Brazil, which
declared war on the Axis powers in August 1942 and sent more
than 25,000 troops to Europe to aid the Allies.
3. Inventor Thomas
Edison. The wax figures are in a recreation of Eiffel's office
on the third level of the famous Paris landmark.
4. Ebola. It's named
for Ebola River in the northern Congo, where it was first detected
5. J. D. Salinger,
in his short story A Perfect Day for Bananafish.