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The first TV show to use “open captions,” or captioning for the hearing-impaired available on all television sets, was <em>The French Chef</em> on PBS.

The first TV show to use “open captions,” or captioning for the hearing-impaired available on all television sets, was The French Chef on PBS.

Movies Where Arnold Schwarzenegger Was Hilarious and Family Friendly

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Arnold Schwarzenegger may have made his name in Hollywood as a big-time action star, but starting in the late 80s and early 90s, he had his fair share of comedy roles. How much do you remember about his family-friendly movies?

Morning Cup of Links: 2001: A Space Odyssey Trivia

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Modern scholars believe that Jericho, settled around 10,000 years ago, was the first walled city in the world.

Modern scholars believe that Jericho, settled around 10,000 years ago, was the first walled city in the world.

5 Questions: "Gar"-ded Condition

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Peladophobia is the fear of bald people.

Peladophobia is the fear of bald people.

If your doctor is going to perform an auscultation on you, don't worry; he or she will just be using his stethoscope.

If your doctor is going to perform an auscultation on you, don't worry; he or she will just be using his stethoscope.

<em>Time</em> magazine’s first female “Man of the Year” was Wallis Warfield Simpson in 1936. The American divorcee made headlines when Edward VIII abdicated the British throne in order to marry her.

Time magazine’s first female “Man of the Year” was Wallis Warfield Simpson in 1936. The American divorcee made headlines when Edward VIII abdicated the British throne in order to marry her.

Chemotherapy drugs are designed to kill any rapidly dividing cells. Unfortunately, our hair follicles are some of the fastest-growing cells in the body, which is why most cancer patients lose their hair during treatment.

Chemotherapy drugs are designed to kill any rapidly dividing cells. Unfortunately, our hair follicles are some of the fastest-growing cells in the body, which is why most cancer patients lose their hair during treatment.

Up until the early 1970s, funeral homes in rural areas offered their hearses for use as ambulances to transport patients to hospitals.

Up until the early 1970s, funeral homes in rural areas offered their hearses for use as ambulances to transport patients to hospitals.

Bill Nye The Science Guy: The Quiz

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Our Beakman's World quiz was a hit, so we thought we'd spread the love and embrace the other major kid's science show. How much do you know about Bill Nye the Science Guy?

Name the Athletes Who've Hosted Saturday Night Live Since 1991

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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will be hosting Saturday Night Live on May 5th. He joins a pretty long list of athlete hosts that includes O.J. Simpson, Wayne Gretzky, Joe Montana, and Walter Payton. Since 1991, if you don't count Jeff Gordon or The Rock, 13 different athletes have hosted SNL. How many can you name in five minutes? (Hint: A few Olympians are involved.)

5 Questions: Over Hill, Over...

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