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5 Questions: A Sticky Situation

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The first lotions and moisturizers date back to 3000 BC, when people in the Near East used whipped ostrich eggs and crocodile dung to keep their skin looking fresh.

The first lotions and moisturizers date back to 3000 BC, when people in the Near East used whipped ostrich eggs and crocodile dung to keep their skin looking fresh.

5 Questions: Cock-a-Doodle Deux

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Parcheesi originated as a life-size game—the ruler of India played it in his garden, using pretty young women as the pawns. As for the “home” they moved toward? That was the center of the garden, where the emperor sat.

Parcheesi originated as a life-size game—the ruler of India played it in his garden, using pretty young women as the pawns. As for the “home” they moved toward? That was the center of the garden, where the emperor sat.

5 Questions: Parts is Parts

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Hackysack was invented in 1972 by John Stalberger as a game to help him rehabilitate his knee after a football injury.

Hackysack was invented in 1972 by John Stalberger as a game to help him rehabilitate his knee after a football injury.

5 Questions: In the "Brig"

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The gestation period of some species of opossum is less than two weeks.

The gestation period of some species of opossum is less than two weeks.

5 Questions: Fu for Thought

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The first single issued by singer-songwriter Cat Stevens was titled "I Love My Dog."

The first single issued by singer-songwriter Cat Stevens was titled "I Love My Dog."

5 Questions: The Real McCoy Quiz

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The only father-daughter collaboration to hit number one on the Billboard pop chart was “Something Stupid” by Frank & Nancy Sinatra in 1967.

The only father-daughter collaboration to hit number one on the Billboard pop chart was “Something Stupid” by Frank & Nancy Sinatra in 1967.

Morning Cup of Links: Countdown in Cairo

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5 Questions: The "Dark" Side of the Quiz

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The proper name for a crash test dummy is Anthropomorphic Test Device. The first one was developed for the Air Force, not the automobile industry, and was used to test ejection seats.

The proper name for a crash test dummy is Anthropomorphic Test Device. The first one was developed for the Air Force, not the automobile industry, and was used to test ejection seats.

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