In light of the fake girlfriend story associated with Notre Dame football player Manti T'eo, host Scott Simon talks to resident trivia expert A.J. Jacobs about several other prominent, nonexistent people in history.
Robert Swanson revolutionized American advertising and wrote some of the most memorable ad jingles of the 1950s and '60s for products ranging from Campbell's Soup to Pall Mall cigarettes. He died at 95 July 17 at his home in Phoenix, Ariz.
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