TIL Mount Everest is named after Sir George Everest despite him having zero connection to the mountain (he never even saw it) and against his own wishes. He objected to the naming on the grounds that "Everest" could not be easily written in Hindi nor pronounced by the local people.
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No charges to be filed against Coloma teacher who gave John Green book to students: "The Berrien County Prosecutor's Office will not pursue charges against the Coloma teacher who gave her students copies of 'Looking for Alaska' because the prosecutor cannot prove the teacher committed a crime"
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