THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Hockey Hall of Famer or Dental Pioneer?

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Given how toothless the smiles of many of the sport's players are, it's a humorous coincidence that the NHL regular season starts during National Dental Hygiene Month. Can you determine whether each name belongs to a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame in Canada or that of a dentist who was a pioneer in his field?

5 Questions: Train Kept-a Rollin'

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Actual Newspaper Story or Onion Headline?

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Ever read a small-town newspaper and just scratch your head in disbelief at the funny headlines? Here at mental_floss, we do all the time, and we can't help but notice how similar many are to headlines in The Onion. Think you can spot real news from fake?

Because of the angle at which its esophagus enters its stomach, the horse is physically unable to vomit.

Because of the angle at which its esophagus enters its stomach, the horse is physically unable to vomit.

5 Questions: Not East

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Keys of the Keyboard Quiz

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Okay flossers and flossettes, you're on the honor system for this one! Turn those keyboards over or cover them up with a towel - anything to ensure you don't sneak a peek. This is a mouse-only quiz, understand?

Let's see how well you know the keyboard.

Who Said It: NFL Coach or Dictator?

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Football coaches can sound a little scary, with their militaristic talk of marching down the field and annihilating the enemy. In fact, it can almost sound like listening to some kind of brutal dictator. Can you tell which quotes came from an NFL coach and which came from a dictator?

A Pret-ty Good 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Quiz

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Hey, we needed something to do while we wait for Larry David to write season seven. How else would we get our fill of Larry and his social awkwardness? If you're craving the show like we are, check out our Curb Your Enthusiasm quiz. It's pret-ty, pret-ty good.

5 Questions: Swifter, Higher, Stronger

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The Defunct Car Quiz

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You may know what’s on the road now, but how well do you know your defunct car models? We’ll give you the name of an out-of-production model. You tell us what car company manufactured it.

By the Numbers: The Billions of Animals Killed by Cats

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The Song Fade Out Quiz

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On the heels of our Song Intro Quiz , it only made sense to follow up with a Song Fade Out Quiz. See how well you know 10 famous songs based on the very last few bars.

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