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And the Capital of Sri Lanka Is?

By Martin W. Lewis | February 10, 2010 | One Comment

Perceptive Geocurrents reader Gnesileah noted that the Mo Rocca/Claire Calzonetti “capital-off” contest (posted on January 30) contained a few minor errors. The capital of Sri Lanka is not Colombo, as Mo Rocca had responded, apparently correctly, but rather Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte (usually simply called “Kotte”). Kotte is not far from Colombo, but it is a

The Capital Off with Mo Rocca & Claire

By Samuel Raphael Franco | January 30, 2010 | 3 Comments
The Capital Off with Mo Rocca & Claire

Check out former daily show correspondent Mo Rocca going toe to toe in a battle of world capitals with Claire Calzonetti, a former student of Professor Lewis, and producer for the Joy Behar show.My favorite part of this, aside from Turkmenistan, is watching Mo jump around like a bunny, giddy with the power that comes

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