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The term "paparazzi" comes from Paparazzo, a fictional freelance photographer in the 1960 Fellini film <em>La Dolce Vita</em>.

The term "paparazzi" comes from Paparazzo, a fictional freelance photographer in the 1960 Fellini film La Dolce Vita.

A Celebrity Wedding Quiz

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Last week, Jenn Thompson reported on the bizarre origins of wedding traditions, weird wedding laws still on the books, and marriage rituals from around the world. Her wedding series wraps up with this quick quiz on celebrity nuptials.

Morning Cup of Links: Game of Thrones Season Five Clues

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5 Questions: Key Grip

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The first person to successfully go over Niagara Falls in a barrel was 63 year old Annie Taylor, a former school teacher who needed money. She died destitute about 20 years later.

The first person to successfully go over Niagara Falls in a barrel was 63 year old Annie Taylor, a former school teacher who needed money. She died destitute about 20 years later.

Dixie!

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Dixie isn't always a southern term, as you'll discover in our Dixie! quiz. Fifteen questions about people, places, and things using the name Dixie. Each question has two possible answers; try to choose the correct one in each case. Good luck!

5 Questions: Go with the Flo

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The drug name Premarin is derived from the origin of the drug: PREgnant MARe urINe. Yes the urine of a pregnant horse!

The drug name Premarin is derived from the origin of the drug: PREgnant MARe urINe. Yes the urine of a pregnant horse!

The State Nicknames Quiz

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Just how well do you know your states? Are you on a nickname basis? Let’s find out.

100,000,000,000 solar neutrinos pass through every square inch of your body every second.

100,000,000,000 solar neutrinos pass through every square inch of your body every second.

The TV Sports Theme Song Quiz

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Some very well-known tunes have been written for every major network that still broadcasts sports on TV. How well do you know your NHL from your NFL, your MLB from your NBA, and your ABC from you CBS? Turn up those speakers and give this Sports Theme Song Quiz a whirl.

5 Questions: Where Are You?

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When Mario made his debut in the original <em>Donkey Kong</em> in 1981, he was known as Jumpman.

When Mario made his debut in the original Donkey Kong in 1981, he was known as Jumpman.

Led Zeppelin Quiz

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As rumors continue to circulate about a Led Zeppelin reunion tour (with or without Robert Plant), longtime fans, as well as new generations, just discovering the band for the first time, anxiously wait, hoping, speculating, even praying.

Whether you love them or love to hate them, there's no arguing Zeppelin's staying power. How well do you know the band and the legendary songs they released? Get the Led out and find out with our latest lunchtime quiz.

5 Questions: BEDlam

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