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5 Questions: Trick or Treat!

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U.S. paper money is currently produced at two facilities, one in Washington D.C. and another in Fort Worth, Texas.

U.S. paper money is currently produced at two facilities, one in Washington D.C. and another in Fort Worth, Texas.

Cheesecake was invented in Ancient Greece and served to athletes at the very first Olympic Games.

Cheesecake was invented in Ancient Greece and served to athletes at the very first Olympic Games.

Famous Middle Initials

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You know the famous people. But do you know what their famous middle initials stand for?

Brain Game: Tweet-Oompah

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5 Questions: Grand 'Mariner'

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Animal Crackers in my Soup

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Who didn't love animal crackers when we were kids? And who doesn't still love animal crackers now? The benefit of animal crackers is that they aren't just delicious, but fun to play with. Can you name all 20 of the animals in the current box of Barnum's animal crackers in six minutes?

5 Questions: Slip Me Some Skin

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Of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, 3 fell due to earthquakes, 2 due to fires, 1 probably never even existed, and only one stands today—The Pyramid of Khufu.

Of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, 3 fell due to earthquakes, 2 due to fires, 1 probably never even existed, and only one stands today—The Pyramid of Khufu.

Ty Cobb was baseball's first millionaire.

Ty Cobb was baseball's first millionaire.

The longest jellyfish on record measured 160 feet, more than half the length of a football field.

The longest jellyfish on record measured 160 feet, more than half the length of a football field.

111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321

111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321

5 Questions: Grease is the Word

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The bonnets and caps of city fire hydrants are painted certain colors to alert firefighters to the amount of water pressure available from that hydrant.

The bonnets and caps of city fire hydrants are painted certain colors to alert firefighters to the amount of water pressure available from that hydrant.

What the Hammacher Schlemmer is THAT thing?

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If you're like me, you've often smiled in wonderment while thumbing through the pages of a Hammacher Schlemmer catalog. What on EARTH is that thing? Here are 10 photos of curious looking gadgets. Think you know what they're used for?

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