Pope Benedict XVI donned a sombrero and was serenaded by mariachi bands, embraced by Mexicans who called him their brother during a March visit.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
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Everybody comes from somewhere, and that includes celebrities. Some even wandered the same high school hallways together back in their hometowns. Take a look at some stars who were high school classmates.