It's not the sort of thing a university aspires to become known for, but Rutgers University in New Jersey has broken the record for the most Waldos (of â€œWhere's Waldoâ€ picture book fame) in one place.
Rutgers broke the â€œWhere's Waldo?â€ record on April 2, when 1,052 students, staff and local community individuals donned the infamous red-and-white striped shirt, matching winter cap, blue jeans and cane.
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