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In 1942, Hollywood actress Hedy Lamarr co-invented spread spectrum communications, the forerunner to today's CDMA cell phone technology.

In 1942, Hollywood actress Hedy Lamarr co-invented spread spectrum communications, the forerunner to today's CDMA cell phone technology.

5 Questions: For and Against

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5 Questions: Faster, Faster!

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5 Questions: Quiz to My Lou

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5 Questions: Just Fine, Thanks

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5 Questions: Day 2: Turtle Doves

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Name the 1992 Dream Team

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Four years after a disappointing third-place finish in the 1988 Olympics, the U.S. sent the pros to Barcelona. The Dream Team sleep-dribbled to the Gold Medal, winning by an average of 43.8 points. Coach Chuck Daly didn't use a single timeout. Sixteen years later, can you name the twelve players on the roster? Last names will do. You've got two minutes.

5 Questions: Snug as a Bug

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5 Questions: Big Bang Theory

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Vladimir Nabokov was a butterfly expert. In the 1940s, he became curator of the Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology’s butterfly collection.

Vladimir Nabokov was a butterfly expert. In the 1940s, he became curator of the Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology’s butterfly collection.

5 Questions: Liquidity

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So, Where'd You Go To College?

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Let's see if you can guess where some notable people earned their undergraduate degrees. Today's focus is the media, because my TV was tuned to Morning Joe on MSNBC when I put this quiz together.

Fast Times at Ridgemont High: 30th Anniversary Quiz

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This week marks 30 years since Fast Times at Ridgemont High hit theaters. How well do you remember the movie?

Jesse "The Body" Ventura was born James George Janos.

Jesse "The Body" Ventura was born James George Janos.

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