THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

5 Questions: Held for Ransom

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The "Q" in Q-tips stands for quality. They were originally called Baby Gays.

The "Q" in Q-tips stands for quality. They were originally called Baby Gays.

Brain Game: The Little City

Sandy Wood

5 Questions: RIP Malcolm McClaren

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Koalas are not bears; they are marsupials.

Koalas are not bears; they are marsupials.

In 1873 the Comstock Act became law, making it illegal to mail obscene materials — including any materials related to birth control.

In 1873 the Comstock Act became law, making it illegal to mail obscene materials— including any materials related to birth control.

The Celebrity Tattoo Quiz

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Summer’s in full swing, which means we’re all getting used to seeing a bit more skin. But the adorned skin of celebrities is always on display. How well do you know the tattoos of your favorite stars?

Stock Car Race or Stock Index?

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Stock Car Events can be a lot like Stock Markets. They generate large sums of cash for major corporations and they are exponentially more interesting when there's a crash. Can you tell whether these names are/were Stock Car Races or Stock Indexes?

5 Questions: National Crime Prevention Week

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5 Questions: No Peking

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5 Questions: Wall Street

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Who Drafted Him?

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You may remember that the San Diego Chargers picked Eli Manning (they made out pretty well in that deal), but do you recall who drafted these 15 other big names from the NFL, NBA and Major League Baseball?

Highway Havoc

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I'm a bit directionally-challenged, so when I'm in my car, I tend to cling to my Mapquest directions or road atlas. I've actually absorbed surprisingly little knowledge about the nation's highway system, but from what I hear, it all makes a lot of sense. Put your highway knowledge to the test - I'll give you the name of an American highway and the state one terminus is in. It's up to you to choose the state on the other side. Get all 15 right and I just may offer you a job as my backseat driver.

5 Questions: Parks and "Rec"

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