Saturday, July 5, 2014

Fact of the Day: Wally Waldo

The beloved puzzle book Where's Waldo series is not its true name. While Americans and Canadians know him as Waldo, his real name (as it is in Great Britain) is Wally. 

15 comments:

  1. One of those fun facts I enjoy finding out about. Thanks Adam!

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  2. I wonder why they changed it for the North American market?

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  3. Start with the same letter at least

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  4. Wally, huh? Who knew? Great fact Adam.

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  5. My students loved the Wally books. I even had Wally jigsaw puzzles for them to put together at different times over the years.

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  6. We call him Wally in New Zealand too!

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  7. Interesting. I wonder why it's different here.

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  8. Wally sucks. I'll stick with Waldo.

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