2.) My family had a cat named Isosceles, because he had a triangle on his nose. Sadly, Isosceles passed away due to cancer during my freshman year of college.
3.) I took AP Calculus and AP Statistics in high school, but somehow bypassed any math classes in college. The 16 credits of a French apparently fulfilled both a "math" requirement for G.E.'s as well the foreign language requirement for the English major. Go figure.