THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

<em>Limelight</em>, a 1952 Charlie Chaplin film, won an Oscar for Best Dramatic Score 21 years later. Since the movie had never been shown in Los Angeles, it was still eligible to enter the competition as a "new" picture in 1973.

Limelight, a 1952 Charlie Chaplin film, won an Oscar for Best Dramatic Score 21 years later. Since the movie had never been shown in Los Angeles, it was still eligible to enter the competition as a "new" picture in 1973.

Three Dog Night

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The three-headed beast of Danny Hutton, Corey Wells and Chuck Negron made up the wildly successful group Three Dog Night. Known as much for their own songs as for popularizing other works ("Joy To The World," "Mama Told Me Not To Come"), from 1968 - 1976, it was hard to find a more popular band. How well do you remember the group?

5 Questions: Junk Drawer

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In 1912, Kazimierz (Casimir) Funk discovered the first vitamin, Niacin (or vitamin B<sub>3</sub>)

In 1912, Kazimierz (Casimir) Funk discovered the first vitamin, Niacin (or vitamin B3)

Do You Actually Know The Legislative Process?

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Sure, you took a civics class back in elementary school, but how much did you really learn about the legislative process? The system has plenty of quirks, and a lot of stuff seems obvious, but isn't. Let's put your legislative knowledge to the test.

5 Questions: Have You Got a "Tin" Ear?

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The first U.S. dog guide was a German Shepherd named “Buddy.” He was presented to Morris Frank in 1927.

The first U.S. dog guide was a German Shepherd named “Buddy.” He was presented to Morris Frank in 1927.

The Beverly Cleary Quiz

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Due to our readers' violent demands (and by violent demands, we mean polite emails)—and for those of you who weren’t allowed to read Judy Blume—we've put together the ultimate Beverly Cleary quiz. How much do you remember about Ramona and the kids from Klickitat Street?

5 Questions: Hoofin' It

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Styx's seventh album, "The Grand Illusion," was released on 7/7/77.

Styx's seventh album, "The Grand Illusion," was released on 7/7/77.

Lit Slits, Volume V: Graphic Novels

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Holy perspicacity, Batman! It's time for another edition of Lit Slits, where we show you a vertical stripe of text, and you tell us where it's from. But it's more than just text this time--all of today's slits come from the world of graphic novels.

Before we begin, we should tip our hats to the people who originated this idea: Lit Slits debuted in 1993 at Williams College's semi-annual trivia contest.

5 Questions: Trees I

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The length of your ring finger in comparison to your index finger indicates the amount of testosterone you were exposed to as a fetus. Longer ring fingers equates to more testosterone.

The length of your ring finger in comparison to your index finger indicates the amount of testosterone you were exposed to as a fetus. Longer ring fingers equates to more testosterone.

Brain Game: By Threes and Fours

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Name That Sculpture

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Sure, you probably recognize all of the sculptures in this quiz, but do you know their names? See if you can get all ten of these piece's real titles.

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