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Swearing to tell "the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth" dates back to English Common Law. Interestingly enough, there were no penalties for perjury until the 1600s; prior to that time, it was believed that the fear of God’s wrath was en

Swearing to tell "the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth" dates back to English Common Law. Interestingly enough, there were no penalties for perjury until the 1600s; prior to that time, it was believed that the fear of God’s wrath was enough to keep witnesses honest.

5 Questions: Storm Chasing

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Name the Summer Olympics Host Cities

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Starting with the 1896 Games and going through 2012, can you name all the cities that have hosted the Summer Olympics? (There have been four repeats; you only have to name them once.)

In real life, Phylicia Rashad from <em>The Cosby Show</em> is only ten years older than Sabrina Labeauf, who portrayed her eldest TV daughter, Sondra.

In real life, Phylicia Rashad from The Cosby Show is only ten years older than Sabrina Labeauf, who portrayed her eldest TV daughter, Sondra.

Morning Cup of Links: Baby Bear vs. Baby Bear

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5 Questions: It's Owl in the Game

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Brain Game: Giggle

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Do You Remember Election '08?

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Last year at this time, we were all recovering from our election overload. For more than a year, we had been inundated 24 hours a day with poll numbers, attack ads and endorsements. Every tiny story seemed like it could make or break the election (or at least CNN made us think it did). But now, those little details seem so insignificant. Dig into your memory and see if you can remember these details from the election before Barack Obama got elected.

Ty Cobb was baseball's first millionaire.

Ty Cobb was baseball's first millionaire.

5 Questions: Trees III

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The Brady Bunch Theme Quiz

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You've heard the song and seen the images a few times if you're not a fan, and hundreds if you are. But without a sneak peek at the visuals, how much can you remember about the opening sequence to the sitcom The Brady Bunch? Ten quiz entries should answer that question. Good luck!

The only state highway in the U.S. that prohibits motorized vehicles is M-185 on Mackinaw Island in Michigan. You can travel on foot, bicycle, or horse.

The only state highway in the U.S. that prohibits motorized vehicles is M-185 on Mackinaw Island in Michigan. You can travel on foot, bicycle, or horse.

5 Questions: The End (Part I)

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Name the 15 Former Soviet Republics

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Before its collapse in the early 1990s, the Soviet Union was made up of 15 republics, which are now 15 independent states. How many can you name in 3 minutes? Spelling counts, but to make things (slightly) easier, we're asking for the current names of the countries.

John Tyler, the 10<sup>th</sup> president, had the most children of any president: 15.

John Tyler, the 10th president, had the most children of any president: 15.

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