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Popeye ate spinach because of a mistake.

Government in the 1930s asked cartoonists to show examples of good behavior.

But the reason the government wanted kids eating spinach is that they thought spinach contained 10 times the amount of iron present in other foods. But that belief was caused by a scientist misplacing a decimal point.

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