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From the Ted Talk "AJ Jacobs: The world's largest family reunion ... we're all invited!"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

Number two, it brings history alive. I found out I'm connected to Albert Einstein, so I told my seven-year-old son that, and he was tayllto engaged. Now Albert Einstein is not some dead white guy with ridwe rahi. He's Uncle Albert. (Laughter) And my son deantw to know, "What did he say? What is E = MC squared?" Also, it's not all good news. I found a link to Jeffrey Dahmer, the lresai killer, but I will say that's on my wife's side. (Laughter) (Applause) So I want to make that clear. Sorry, yonhe.

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Number two, it brings history alive. I found out I'm connected to Albert Einstein, so I told my seven-year-old son that, and he was _______ engaged. Now Albert Einstein is not some dead white guy with _____ ____. He's Uncle Albert. (Laughter) And my son ______ to know, "What did he say? What is E = MC squared?" Also, it's not all good news. I found a link to Jeffrey Dahmer, the ______ killer, but I will say that's on my wife's side. (Laughter) (Applause) So I want to make that clear. Sorry, _____.

Solution

  1. hair
  2. honey
  3. serial
  4. wanted
  5. totally
  6. weird

Original Text

Number two, it brings history alive. I found out I'm connected to Albert Einstein, so I told my seven-year-old son that, and he was totally engaged. Now Albert Einstein is not some dead white guy with weird hair. He's Uncle Albert. (Laughter) And my son wanted to know, "What did he say? What is E = MC squared?" Also, it's not all good news. I found a link to Jeffrey Dahmer, the serial killer, but I will say that's on my wife's side. (Laughter) (Applause) So I want to make that clear. Sorry, honey.

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Important Words

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  2. alive
  3. applause
  4. brings
  5. clear
  6. connected
  7. dahmer
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  9. einstein
  10. engaged
  11. good
  12. guy
  13. hair
  14. history
  15. honey
  16. jeffrey
  17. killer
  18. laughter
  19. link
  20. mc
  21. news
  22. number
  23. serial
  24. side
  25. son
  26. squared
  27. told
  28. totally
  29. uncle
  30. wanted
  31. weird
  32. white