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A researcher at California State University calculated that non-fiction writers live an average of 68 years, several years longer than their cohorts who write poems, plays, and fiction works.

A researcher at California State University calculated that non-fiction writers live an average of 68 years, several years longer than their cohorts who write poems, plays, and fiction works.

Which Is Greater? The Sports Quantity Quiz

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For some sports fans, it’s all about the numbers. If you’re one of them, you’re going to love this quiz. We’ll give you two quantities from the sports world, and it’s your job to pick out which one is larger.

The first artist signed to the Beatles' Apple Records label was singer-songwriter James Taylor.

The first artist signed to the Beatles' Apple Records label was singer-songwriter James Taylor.

5 Questions: AMC

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When MTV debuted on August 1<sup>st</sup>, 1981, the first music video ever played was “Video Killed the Radio Star” by the Buggles.

When MTV debuted on August 1st, 1981, the first music video ever played was “Video Killed the Radio Star” by the Buggles.

5 Questions: MST3K

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Morning Cup of Links: R.I.P. Joan Rivers

Miss Cellania

An estimated 15% to 20% of people who receive gift cards never redeem them.

An estimated 15% to 20% of people who receive gift cards never redeem them.

5 Questions: Mining for Answers

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5 Questions: Making the Grade

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5 Questions: How Do You Spell Relief?

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Athletes in Prison

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It’s been a rough season for former NFL players on the judicial circuit. O.J. Simpson is sitting in jail in Nevada, and RB bust Lawrence Phillips got slapped with a 10-year sentence. How well do you know your incarcerated athletes?

Arrested Development II

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[You might want to warm up with our first Arrested Development quiz.]

Who Said It: Paul Ryan or Alex P. Keaton

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VP nominee Paul Ryan may be getting all the press right now. But how does he compare to the greatest young Republican of the 1980s: Family Ties' Alex P. Keaton? Given a quote, can you tell if it's from the Wisconsin Congressman or the Nixon-loving high-school conservative?

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