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  • A Real ‘Scholar’

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    July 21, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    When Melissa Hanna won the $250,000 grand prize on ABC's "The Scholar" Monday, she felt shocked but ecstatic.

    "Now I can go to the college of my dreams" the Tarzana teen said, breathlessly, as relatives hugged her and confetti caught in her hair.

    The Jewish, biracial Hanna, who at...