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5 Questions: SNAILS

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While mittens have been around since prehistoric times, the glove (with articulated fingers) dates to ancient Greece, popping up in some translations of Homer’s <em>Odyssey</em>.

While mittens have been around since prehistoric times, the glove (with articulated fingers) dates to ancient Greece, popping up in some translations of Homer’s Odyssey.

5 Questions: HAVING A BALL

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The ancient Egyptians invented several forms of early deodorant, including cones made out of scented grease that were worn on top of the head. As the grease melted, it ran in cooling, fragrant trails down the person’s face and body.

The ancient Egyptians invented several forms of early deodorant, including cones made out of scented grease that were worn on top of the head. As the grease melted, it ran in cooling, fragrant trails down the person’s face and body.

5 Questions: Hey, Nineteen

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In 1950, the first independent credit card company in the world, Diners Club, started as a way for New York businessmen to pay for client meals at 14 participating restaurants. The Club went on to inspire the first credit card-themed Hollywood movie (1

In 1950, the first independent credit card company in the world, Diners Club, started as a way for New York businessmen to pay for client meals at 14 participating restaurants. The Club went on to inspire the first credit card-themed Hollywood movie (1963’s The Man from the Diners' Club).

Morning Cup of Links: Chappie the Robot

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5 Questions: June is Bustin' Out All Over

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a practicing ophthalmologist, but not a very good one. In his autobiography he wrote that he didn’t see a single patient.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a practicing ophthalmologist, but not a very good one. In his autobiography he wrote that he didn’t see a single patient.

5 Questions: It's Weddings-Day Thursday!

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The man on the can of Chef Boy-Ar-Dee was a real person. Hector Boiardi was a gourmet chef at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.

The man on the can of Chef Boy-Ar-Dee was a real person. Hector Boiardi was a gourmet chef at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.

5 Questions: Cherry Picker

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Despite what you may have heard about Bastille Day, the storming of the Bastille wasn’t nearly as heroic as it sounds. For one thing, very few guards were stationed around the place. Stranger still, there were only seven inmates inside.

Despite what you may have heard about Bastille Day, the storming of the Bastille wasn’t nearly as heroic as it sounds. For one thing, very few guards were stationed around the place. Stranger still, there were only seven inmates inside.

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