Happy 70th Birthday, Cheerios!

The iconic cereal from General Mills is 70 years old this year. Credit: David Duprey, AP
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Here's a little quiz for the breakfast table:
What is the most popular cereal brand in American grocery stores? Hint: I...
One out of every eight boxes of cereal to leave the shelf in America carries the Cheerios name.

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