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    History Lesson: Christopher Columbus Thinks Manatees Are Mermaids

    And this is what he said about them.

    January 9, 1493, six months after Columbus set sail for the New World, he sees....

    These guys. But thinks they're....

    Mermaids!

    And then says: [They're] "not half as beautiful as they are painted." Womp-womp.

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