THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Football Coaching Trees

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Just like Socrates begat Plato, Plato begat Aristotle, and Aristotle begat Alexander the Great, many great football coaches had great mentors. How well do you know the branches of the various NFL coaching trees?

Mary Ann really was prettier than Ginger, at least in beauty pageant terms. <em>Gilligan's Island </em>star Dawn Wells was beautiful and talented enough to represent Nevada in the 1960 Miss America pageant.

Mary Ann really was prettier than Ginger, at least in beauty pageant terms. Gilligan's Island star Dawn Wells was beautiful and talented enough to represent Nevada in the 1960 Miss America pageant.

Despite your mother's dire warnings, chewing gum doesn't stay in your stomach for years if you swallow it. It gets digested and disposed of just as quickly as anything else you consume.

Despite your mother's dire warnings, chewing gum doesn't stay in your stomach for years if you swallow it. It gets digested and disposed of just as quickly as anything else you consume.

Name the Six Clue Characters in Two Minutes

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You've probably played it a million times, but how well do you remember the six original characters from Clue? None of this new-fangled "Madame Rose" or "Sergeant Grey" stuff - strictly the basics, please. And sorry, there's no Singing Telegram Girl either. You'll need to enter the whole name (so, "Ms. Chartreuse, not just 'Chartreuse"). To jog your memory, the victim is Mr. Boddy. You've got two minutes - good luck!

It is illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament in a suit of armor.

It is illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament in a suit of armor.

The Golden Hamster is native to Syria. In fact, all hamsters in captivity today can trace their roots back to the original litter discovered in 1930 by archaeologist Aaron Abrahams.

The Golden Hamster is native to Syria. In fact, all hamsters in captivity today can trace their roots back to the original litter discovered in 1930 by archaeologist Aaron Abrahams.

5 Questions: Karate!

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5 Questions: Groundhog Day

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Air Force One can only be called "Air Force One" when the President of the United States is on it. Hence, the controller announcing, "We are now Air Force One" when the President boards. When the President is not there, it's just a really expensive plane.

Air Force One can only be called "Air Force One" when the President of the United States is on it. Hence, the controller announcing, "We are now Air Force One" when the President boards. When the President is not there, it's just a really expensive plane.

Your foot is the same size as the distance between your wrist and elbow.

Your foot is the same size as the distance between your wrist and elbow.

The first VCR, developed by the Ampex Corporation in 1956, weighed nearly 1,500 lbs. It took another 15 years before a commercially viable product hit the scene.

The first VCR, developed by the Ampex Corporation in 1956, weighed nearly 1,500 lbs. It took another 15 years before a commercially viable product hit the scene.

5 Questions: The Weather Outside is Frightful

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In the early stage version of <em>The Wizard of Oz</em>, Toto was replaced by a cow named Imogene.

In the early stage version of The Wizard of Oz, Toto was replaced by a cow named Imogene.

The winning word at the 1940 National Spelling Bee was "therapy."

The winning word at the 1940 National Spelling Bee was "therapy."

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