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n. - Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870); United States divorcee whose marriage to Edward VIII created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication.

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  • Pop songstress Jessica Simpson is the guest judge. —
  • Mona Simpson is the author of four novels, including Anywhere But Here and Off Keck Road.
  • Iain Simpson on the mic, accompanied by Tom Holder
  • And, of course, Jessica Simpson is still divorcing. for more
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