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Your Morning Juice, Dec. 20: Yes, Aquaman and Superman played soccer together in Iowa

Iowa fun fact: Jason Momoa, star of upcoming DC flick "Aquaman," and Brandon Routh, the actor who played Clark Kent in 2006's "Superman Returns," played high school soccer together in Iowa. Juice has everything you need to know about Momoa, the latest Iowan to appear in a leading role on the silver screen. Now, for more entertainment news…

New to Ingersoll 

Teddy Maroon's, the newest restaurant to open on Ingersoll Avenue, promises "fun twists on appetizers, salads, burgers, sandwiches, side dishes, entrées and pasta bowls." Take a look inside the new dining option here

A holiday hippo 

A shrill, inescapable earworm, the 65-year-old “I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas” may be one of the most celebrated oddities in all of holiday music. And it was written by an Iowan. Read here for the full story from Juice. 

Holiday highlight…

For your holiday weekend

  • Saturday: Iowa group Euforquestra brings its annual "Home for the Holidays" show to Wooly's. More information at
  • Saturday: The Iowa Wild take on the Stockton Heat at Wells Fargo Arena. More information at
  • All weekend: Des Moines comedy classic Triple Espresso continues to run at the Temple Theatre. More information at