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The history behind Cupid

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In Love with The :30 wraps up with a look at one of the most popular images of Valentine's Day.

It's a man, or baby—nobody is sure—with a bow and arrow. We call him Cupid and he's part of Roman mythology. So how did he stay popular through the years, and what's his origin? 

Angeline Chiu is an associate professor at UVM. She appeared on The :30 to help us understand Cupid.

For more, watch the video from The :30.

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