Here's a quick quiz for movie buffs. Can you name the last ten pictures to win the Best Film: Drama award at the Golden Globes? We're posting this quiz on January 17, 2010, so we're looking for the winners from the 2000 ceremony (1999 movies) through the 2009 ceremony (2008 movies). You've got 5 minutes. Good luck!
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Earlier this year, Alec Baldwin took home his second Golden Globe for his portrayal of Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock. Let's see how well you know this celebrated character. And after you're done, come on back and let us know what other TV and movie character quizzes you'd like to see.
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The '80s were a wild time. This decade of provocative fun and frivolity managed to produce some phenomenally atrocious movies. But even years later, some are as unforgettable as they were comically wretched. Let's see how much you remember. If you can match the correct movie title to the paraphrased synopsis preceding it, well, you've probably wasted more time than you should have watching movies in the Reagan-era.
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Although the show may have (some) shortcomings, and (many) detractors, it has become such a phenomenal cult hit that it has inspired multiple syndication deals on numerous networks and countless Halloween costume representations across the nation. And this week, twenty years after the gang entered Bayside High, the cast (except Screech and Mr. Belding) was featured on the cover of People. Miss Bliss could not have seen this coming.
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For today's 5pm Quiz, here's one that originally ran last November. Let's find out how much He-Man and Care Bears knowledge you've retained.
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Sometimes it takes a while before an actor can hit it big. A long while. Almost every international star and studio darling has suffered their share of humiliating assignments. Let's see if you remember the unspectacular movies these huge stars anchored before they exploded to superstardom. Can you tell whether Jack Nicholson, Harrison Ford, Dustin Hoffman or Sylvester Stallone honed their skills in the film provided?
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Fairy tales and fables have been around for centuries, but do you remember who wrote which tale? See if you can guess the author of some of the most popular fairy tales and fables ever created. For each story, pick the correct author(s): Hans Christian Andersen, The Brothers Grimm, or Aesop.
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You know the first president. You know the first black president. But do you know the first president born in a hospital? The first president to sport a beard? Let's look back at some presidential firsts you might not be aware of.
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T.S. Eliot, Bob Dylan, Woody Allen and Abraham Lincoln managed to succeed where lesser people have failed by maximizing their ability to connect and communicate with their audience. Can you tell which of the four above mentioned spoke the following words?
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Today's 5pm Quiz was originally posted during '80s Week last spring. Half the fun of Nickelodeon was tuning in to find out what those kooky producers could dream up next. How often did you tune in? Show us what you know!
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Over the past few years, we've cranked out hundreds of quizzes. Chances are you haven't aced them all just yet. We'll be re-running a quiz from the archives each day at 5pm. Now we've even got a... READ ON
Nickelodeon programming taught me a lot about myself during my formative years. I learned that I could draw a simple picture relatively well as long as the drawing process took place under the masterful tutelage of Bill Cosby. I learned that I could sit upside-down on my friend Matt Hall's couch for about twenty minutes in order to make the one scene where the image is inverted in You Can't Do That On Television appear normal. I learned that my neighbors could end up on TV—as long as it was... READ ON
Get comfortable, pop a Teamocil, crank up your favorite Dr. FÃ¼nke's 100% Natural Good-Time Family Band Solution album and show us how much you know about the series that was too well-written to enjoy the longevity it deserved on network television.
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We're celebrating Labor Day by not working. Instead, we're posting some of our favorite Daily Lunchtime Quizzes from yestermonth. Stop by every day at 11:30am Eastern Time for a new... READ ON
The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.