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It took George Eastman, the inventor of Kodak film, four years to come up with a name for his product. He worked with his mother on it, and had a few rules for what he wanted: something short, something impossible to mispronounce, something unique, and s

It took George Eastman, the inventor of Kodak film, four years to come up with a name for his product. He worked with his mother on it, and had a few rules for what he wanted: something short, something impossible to mispronounce, something unique, and something that included his favorite letter, K.

Back to the Future: The Quiz

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No celebration of the 1980s would be complete without discussing the Back to the Future franchise—the trilogy that made a generation of kids crave hoverboards, roof-hinged car doors and Huey Lewis cassette tapes. Turn the time circuits on and see how well you remember Hill Valley, circa 1985. (And 1955. And 2015. And 1885.)

The ostrich doesn't stick its head underground to hide from predators. It bends its neck down low and flattens its head against the ground.

The ostrich doesn't stick its head underground to hide from predators. It bends its neck down low and flattens its head against the ground.

El Concurso de Los Lobos (The Los Lobos Quiz)

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They have been characterized as rock, country, alt-country, Tex-Mex, folk, R&B and blues. Whatever you call the, Los Lobos has been making music for three and a half decades. How well do you know these rockers for east LA? Take this quiz and find out.

For those of you in the Birmingham, AL area, this quiz is part of our Smart Car Giveaway. You'll find out where the smart® car is hiding at the end of the quiz.

General Robert E. Lee and his horse were buried at Washington and Lee University.

General Robert E. Lee and his horse were buried at Washington and Lee University.

Name the Top 10 Baby Girl Names for 2011

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Last week the Social Security Administration released stats on the most popular baby names of 2011. How many of the top 10 girl names can you come up with in 3 minutes?

5 Questions: Monopoly (Part 4)

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Morning Cup of Links: Baby Bunnies in the Barracks

Miss Cellania

5 Questions: It's a Cyn

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Name the R-S-T-L-N-E Presidents

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Today’s quiz was inspired by Wheel of Fortune. There have been 10 U.S. Presidents whose last names began with the letters R, S, T, L, N or E. Can you name them all in 90 seconds?

5 Questions: What were you eating under there?

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Name the NBA's Last 24 #1 Picks

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In anticipation of Thursday's NBA Draft, let's see how well you remember the top picks of 1989-2012.

Top Ten Ts

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Dozens of movies with one-word titles have become hits. Exactly 10 feature films with one-word titles beginning with the letter "T" have managed to break the $100 million plateau at the U.S. box office. How many of these 10 can you name in ten minutes? A hint? Two of them are from the 1980s, three from the 1990s, and the rest from the 2000s. The timer begins when you key in your first entry. Good luck!

5 Questions: O Canada

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