10 Stories Behind Dr. Seuss Stories

Horton Hears a Who!Was Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now! written about Richard Nixon? Does Yertle the Turtle = Hitler? Did Horton Hears a Who! get "hijacked" by a pro-life group?

Find answers to these questions and more at Mental Floss Magazine's "The Quick 10: Stories Behind 10 Dr. Seuss Stories."

Trivia: you'll also find out the first recorded instance of the word “nerd”.  :-)