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Eros (Cupid) Gossip

There are two online dating sites named after Cupid: and

In London's famous Piccadilly Circus, there's a statue of winged archer that some call the Angel of Christian Charity. However, it's more popularly known as a statue of Eros (source).

Eros has an asteroid named after him: 433 Eros (source).

Cupid is the name of a moon orbiting Uranus (source).

Two towns in the US are named after Eros: Eros, Louisiana, and Eros, Arkansas.

Though he isn't the most famous reindeer of all, one of Santa's reindeer is named Cupid.  You probably know this from the song about Rudolph.