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The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.

The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.

The first recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross award (for heroism or achievement in aerial combat) was Charles Lindbergh. He achieved this feat a year before his famous transatlantic flight.

The first recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross award (for heroism or achievement in aerial combat) was Charles Lindbergh. He achieved this feat a year before his famous transatlantic flight.

Did They Ever Win a Primary?

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You've heard of all the politicians in this quiz, and you definitely know they were never elected President of the United States. But did they have any success in the primaries? For each former candidate, tell us whether they won any state's Republican or Democratic primary (or caucus).

5 Questions: Junk Drawer

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During childbirth scenes in movies and sitcoms, infant actors are smeared with cream cheese and red jam for an authentic "just born" look.

During childbirth scenes in movies and sitcoms, infant actors are smeared with cream cheese and red jam for an authentic "just born" look.

The Australopithecus afarensis hominid skeleton found in Ethiopia in 1974 was nicknamed Lucy in honor of the Beatles song, “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.”

The Australopithecus afarensis hominid skeleton found in Ethiopia in 1974 was nicknamed Lucy in honor of the Beatles song, “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.”

5 Questions: "Open" for Business

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If the oceans were to gradually rise, Florida (350 feet above sea level at its highest point) would become the first U.S. state to be completely submerged.

If the oceans were to gradually rise, Florida (350 feet above sea level at its highest point) would become the first U.S. state to be completely submerged.

Albert Einstein was offered the presidency of Israel.

Albert Einstein was offered the presidency of Israel.

5 Questions: This Quiz Rings a Bell...

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5 Questions: Mad Men

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5 Questions: Classic Jeopardy

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5 Questions: Paint It, Black

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5 Questions: W.W.

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Legendary poolshark Minnesota Fats was actually from New York. He lifted his moniker from a fictional character in the film <em>The Hustler</em>.

Legendary poolshark Minnesota Fats was actually from New York. He lifted his moniker from a fictional character in the film The Hustler.

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