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The Iron Man edition of Mr. Potato Head is named Tony Starch.

The Iron Man edition of Mr. Potato Head is named Tony Starch.

The M*A*S*H Quiz

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Few TV shows have enjoyed the popularity both during and after their runs as M*A*S*H. It’s been twenty-six years since the series finale. How much about M*A*S*H do you remember?

Fast Food Franchises

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According to the January 2009 issue of Entrepreneur magazine, 15 of the nation's 50 top franchise companies are fast-food places. How many of these 15 can you name in ten minutes?

What might surprise you most are the names NOT included on this list, which are fast-food companies whose locations are more commonly company-owned instead of franchised... like Burger King and Wendy's (hint, hint). Good luck!

The Likelihood of Death: A Morbid Actuarial Quiz

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It may seem morbid to calculate the odds of someone dying—but that’s what being an actuary is all about. See if you have what it takes by completing this quiz.

Name the Cast of 'Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!' in 2 Minutes

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Can you name all 11 of Little Mac's opponents from Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!, plus Mac's trainer and the referee? Your two minutes begin when you start typing.

5 Questions: They Did the M*A*S*H

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The Baseball Movie Quiz: Major League II

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Major League is great. Major League II, less so. But it's still a fun movie and a great vehicle for Bob Uecker. How well do you remember the baseball sequel?

Giant or Munchkin?

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Originally, I envisioned a quiz where you had to choose whether the person in question was unusually tall or unusually short. I ultimately decided to go with something more recognizable, so I settled on the most famous munchkins and the most famous giants. The game is simple: for each name, identify whether they were a munchkin from The Wizard of Oz (real actors' names) or a New York (football) Giant.

5 Questions: Step on It, I'm in a "Murray"

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Queen Victoria used a tincture of marijuana to relieve period pains.

Queen Victoria used a tincture of marijuana to relieve period pains.

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