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Knight, right?

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It's become a bit of a tradition for the Queen to knight entertainers, sports stars and other people you wouldn't think of calling "Sir." Below are 12 people, some of whom have been knighted, others who haven't received the honour (even if they have been noted in other, lower orders). Can you identify the knights?

In 1914, Henry Ford doubled the daily wage for his factory workers (from $2.40 to $5) while cutting their daily work hours from nine to eight.

In 1914, Henry Ford doubled the daily wage for his factory workers (from $2.40 to $5) while cutting their daily work hours from nine to eight.

5 Questions: Five Questions in a Ro

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The NFL Cheerleader Quiz

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Now that the NFL season is in full swing, you probably know all of your favorite team’s starters and benchwarmers. How well do you know that other occasionally enjoyable, occasionally annoying part of the organization, though? No, not special teams…the cheerleading squads.

The first TV show to use “open captions,” or captioning for the hearing-impaired available on all television sets, was <em>The French Chef</em> on PBS.

The first TV show to use “open captions,” or captioning for the hearing-impaired available on all television sets, was The French Chef on PBS.

5 Questions: Sweeeet

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Christopher Walken's Canon of Crap

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In an interview with the New York Times magazine, Christopher Walken said, ''I'm a terrible analyzer of what will be good. 'Whatever I think the outcome is going to be, I'm always wrong.'' One look at his resume shows just how right he is. Of the terrible movies in this quiz, can you identify which ones Walken was in?

Modern scholars believe that Jericho, settled around 10,000 years ago, was the first walled city in the world.

Modern scholars believe that Jericho, settled around 10,000 years ago, was the first walled city in the world.

5 Questions: Underground

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Name the 9 Clue Rooms in 2 Minutes

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You've already proved that you know the Clue characters as surely as if Mrs. White was your kindly old granny and Colonel Mustard was your eccentric uncle. But are you as sharp on the rooms Mr. Boddy may have been killed in? As with the characters quiz, we're talking originals – no rooms from the revamped versions have been included. Good luck!

If your doctor is going to perform an auscultation on you, don't worry; he or she will just be using his stethoscope.

If your doctor is going to perform an auscultation on you, don't worry; he or she will just be using his stethoscope.

5 Questions: A Lawman and a Department Store

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Love Actually

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How well do you remember the film that swept countless girls off their feet?

<em>Time</em> magazine’s first female “Man of the Year” was Wallis Warfield Simpson in 1936. The American divorcee made headlines when Edward VIII abdicated the British throne in order to marry her.

Time magazine’s first female “Man of the Year” was Wallis Warfield Simpson in 1936. The American divorcee made headlines when Edward VIII abdicated the British throne in order to marry her.

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