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Flamingos are naturally white. Their diet of brine shrimp and algae turns them pink.

Flamingos are naturally white. Their diet of brine shrimp and algae turns them pink.

5 Questions: Stormy Weather

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5 Questions: Living in Sin

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Jim Cummings, the voice of Winnie the Pooh, calls sick kids in hospitals and chats with them in character.

Jim Cummings, the voice of Winnie the Pooh, calls sick kids in hospitals and chats with them in character.

Oh...um...Canada?

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Can you name (and spell) Canada’s 10 provinces and 3 territories? The clock starts when you do. Good luck!

How Do Our Noses "Adjust" to Bad Smells?

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The Quotation Vexation Sensation

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Interesting people say interesting things. Four of the most interesting people are inextricably linked in ways too numerous to count and essentially bridge the gaps between philosophy, politics, Jedi guruism and music: existential philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, uber-politician Bill Clinton, Jedi master Yoda and Radiohead frontman/lyricist Thom Yorke. Take our quiz and find out how much you can recognize, or have retained, from the universal truisms uttered by each over the years.

Mitt Romney's first name is Willard. When he ran for Governor of Massachusetts in 2002, one of his campaign slogans was “Mitt Happens.”

Mitt Romney's first name is Willard. When he ran for Governor of Massachusetts in 2002, one of his campaign slogans was “Mitt Happens.”

5 Questions: Brush Up Your Shakespeare

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Jeans, thought to be a strictly American product, originated in 18th century Italy where Genoan sailors wore snappy outfits made from denim.

Jeans, thought to be a strictly American product, originated in 18th century Italy where Genoan sailors wore snappy outfits made from denim.

Name the 10 Most Populous U.S. Cities (in 2 Minutes)

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You've got 2 minutes. Can you name the 10 most populous U.S. cities?

IMPORTANT NOTE: This list refers only to the population of individual cities, and does not include surrounding suburban areas.

As late as the 1800s, some American women received thimbles as symbols of their engagements.

As late as the 1800s, some American women received thimbles as symbols of their engagements.

G-rated family films earn more money than any other rated films; however, only 4% of Hollywood's output is G-rated.

G-rated family films earn more money than any other rated films; however, only 4% of Hollywood's output is G-rated.

Some of the first examples s of graffiti come from 1<sup>st</sup> century Pompeii, where messages like “I don’t want to sell my husband” and “Successus was here” were written on walls.

Some of the first examples s of graffiti come from 1st century Pompeii, where messages like “I don’t want to sell my husband” and “Successus was here” were written on walls.

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