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5 Questions: Chew on This

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5 Questions: Five Questions in a Ro

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Brain Game: Clarence

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Winona Ryder was cast to play Michael Corleone's daughter in <em>Godfather III</em>. When she dropped out, Sofia Coppola got the part.

Winona Ryder was cast to play Michael Corleone's daughter in Godfather III. When she dropped out, Sofia Coppola got the part.

Brain Game: Battered Around

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5 Questions: "Lock" It Up

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Name the Body Parts Removed in 'Operation'

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In 2003, Hasbro held a contest to give the world's most famous patient yet another ailment, and the winner was "Brain Freeze." How many of the original 12 maladies that plagued Cavity Sam (or body parts you removed) can you name in 2 minutes?

Oz, Oz, Ozzy or Ozzie?

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We've compiled quotes from four different sources: a gritty HBO prison drama, a fiery and profane major league baseball manager, a rock star known for his outrageous anticcs and a classic fantasy musical. It's up to you to identify which Oz, Ozzy or Ozzie the quote came from.

Ashton Kutcher Tweet or Confucius Saying?

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Ashton Kutcher could be called the king of Twitter, sharing his 140 characters of wisdom with the world several times an hour. He's a modern-day philosopher of sorts, which makes you wonder what would happen if a classic philosopher had access to Twitter. Say, Confucius. Can you distinguish Kutcher's words of wisdom from those of the ancient Chinese writer?

5 Questions: Dust to Dust

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Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.

Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.

The Archaic Unit of Measurement Quiz

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We take it for granted that the weights and measures we use now will be around forever, but they might not be. Here’s a quiz testing your knowledge of archaic, obscure, and obsolete units of measure. Once you’re done, reward yourself with a butylka of beer! (Don’t worry…that’s only 624 ml in obsolete Russian terms.)

What's That Bass Line?

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All of the below tunes are pretty well known. But how well known once you strip them down to just their bass lines? We tried to give you songs with unique bass lines, at least, not the usual root, fifth, root, fifth, which is 99% of all popular music.

5 Questions: Have a Nice Trip

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5 Questions: Stop "Dragon" My Heart Around

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