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Local lore in Saint Louis claims that Cary Grant started the trend of placing a mint on a pillow. In an attempt to woo a lady, he had the bell hop let him into her room and place a mint on a pillow with a calling card.

Local lore in Saint Louis claims that Cary Grant started the trend of placing a mint on a pillow. In an attempt to woo a lady, he had the bell hop let him into her room and place a mint on a pillow with a calling card.

5 Questions: Dirty Talk

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BVD stands for the last names of the underwear company's three founders: Bradley, Voorhees, and Day.

BVD stands for the last names of the underwear company's three founders: Bradley, Voorhees, and Day.

The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.

The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.

Disney Days

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The pre-1960 days are widely considered the "classic" period of Walt Disney animated feature films. In this quiz, we'll provide 10 different matchups of the master's cartoons from this era. All you have to do is identify which one was released FIRST. A score of 6 or better is a win. Good luck!

5 Questions: Here and There

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To prepare for his <em>Cheers</em> audition, Ted Danson said he spent two weeks attending a bartending school in Burbank.

To prepare for his Cheers audition, Ted Danson said he spent two weeks attending a bartending school in Burbank.

The Iron Man edition of Mr. Potato Head is named Tony Starch.

The Iron Man edition of Mr. Potato Head is named Tony Starch.

The Ford Falcon was discontinued in the U.S. in 1971 but was redesigned and produced throughout Argentina in 1991. It was known there as the official vehicle of the military junta.

The Ford Falcon was discontinued in the U.S. in 1971 but was redesigned and produced throughout Argentina in 1991. It was known there as the official vehicle of the military junta.

5 Questions: Shades of Brown

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Frasier Before Frasier

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Frasier debuted 20 years ago today, on September 16, 1993. But today's quiz focuses on Dr. Crane's life in Boston, before he headed west to conquer the radio psychology universe. How well do you remember Frasier before Frasier?

Who Was His VP?

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You know the presidents. Do you know their back-up plans? Choose which person served as VP under each commander in chief.

The Late Movies - Guess The Theme 86

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In 1728, the philosopher Voltaire got rich by outsmarting the lottery. When the French government accidentally created a raffle where the prize money was significantly larger than the cost of all the tickets combined, Voltaire and his friend formed a synd

In 1728, the philosopher Voltaire got rich by outsmarting the lottery. When the French government accidentally created a raffle where the prize money was significantly larger than the cost of all the tickets combined, Voltaire and his friend formed a syndicate, bought all the tickets, and won.

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