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Earn Your PhV: The Stephen or Steven Quiz

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There are plenty of Steves in the world (and many of 'em are good guys). And then there are those who prefer to be called Steven or Stephen. These 10 men are famous enough to go by whatever name they like. But which ones like to spell their names with a PH, and which ones with a V?

5 Questions: Some Quack in Chicago

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Before antibiotics, patients with syphilis were sometimes purposefully infected with malaria. This was because the bacteria that causes syphilis doesn't fare well at higher temperatures (a blistering fever is a side effect of malaria).

Before antibiotics, patients with syphilis were sometimes purposefully infected with malaria. This was because the bacteria that causes syphilis doesn't fare well at higher temperatures (a blistering fever is a side effect of malaria).

Celebrity Stalker, Serial Killer or Washington Lobbyist?

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There are three types of people in this quiz. Some are obsessed with celebrities, some kill people and some try to sway politicians. You can debate which is worse on your own time, but right now you have to figure out which type fits the description below. For the purposes of this quiz, politicians are being called victims.

5 Questions: Funny Business

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It is never mentioned that there were specifically "three" wise men in the Bible. The number could have been anything, even numbering in the hundreds.

It is never mentioned that there were specifically "three" wise men in the Bible. The number could have been anything, even numbering in the hundreds.

Scrabble

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This year marks the 60th birthday of the popular board game Scrabble. See how much you know about the game (and related topics) with our Lunchtime Quiz.

Scrabble(R) is a registered trademark of Hasbro, Inc.

5 Questions: Look for This Label

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Spiders use their silk in many ways. Aside from building webs (which each spider does on its first try, suggesting inherited behavior), some species of male spiders wrap food in silk and offer these "presents" to females.

Spiders use their silk in many ways. Aside from building webs (which each spider does on its first try, suggesting inherited behavior), some species of male spiders wrap food in silk and offer these "presents" to females.

Who Was Mr. Brownstone? A GNR Quiz

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Whenever I need a taste of musical hedonism blaring at soul-crushing volumes (often), I know exactly what album to pop on. How well do you know the band that helped define rock music in the 80s?

5 Questions: Greetz

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In the <em>Peanuts</em> comic strip, Peppermint Patty's real name is Patricia Reichardt.

In the Peanuts comic strip, Peppermint Patty's real name is Patricia Reichardt.

Morning Cup of Links: Behind Breaking Bad

Miss Cellania

Which news icons guest-starred on Sesame Street?

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Since its first episode in 1969, Sesame Street has welcomed hundreds of guest stars, including several news anchors and talk show hosts. Which of the following media titans have paid a visit?

5 Questions: IOUS

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