THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

Did They Win An Oscar?

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One of the best parts of any Academy Awards ceremony is hearing established actors and actresses referred to as "Academy Award winners" and wondering, "What the heck? When did they win an Oscar?" as you rack your brain to try to remember for what film they could possibly have won the statue.

5 Questions: Twist My Armenia

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Chickens with white ear lobes lay white eggs, whereas chickens with red ear lobes lay brown eggs.

Chickens with white ear lobes lay white eggs, whereas chickens with red ear lobes lay brown eggs.

Poison!

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March is Poison Prevention Month. Test yourself with the 10 questions in today's lunchtime quiz!

5 Questions: No "Trans"-Fat in this Quiz

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Slumber Party Barbie of 1965 came with her own "How to Lose Weight" book. One tip: "Don’t eat."

Slumber Party Barbie of 1965 came with her own "How to Lose Weight" book. One tip: "Don’t eat."

Steven Wright or Mitch Hedberg?

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One of my favorite ways to waste time at work is to read a quote from Steven Wright or Mitch Hedberg, then ask my co-workers to guess which one said it. (We have quite a time down here.) With this quiz, you can play along at home.

5 Questions: I Am A D.J.

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Until coffee gained popularity, beer was the breakfast beverage of choice in most urban areas of the United States.

Until coffee gained popularity, beer was the breakfast beverage of choice in most urban areas of the United States.

Failed Wrestling Gimmicks

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With a good gimmick and some grappling skills, a wrestler can enjoy a decades-long career in the ring. (Just ask Ric Flair or Hulk Hogan.) With a terrible gimmick, though, even a rising star can crash and burn. Lots of top wrestlers have struggled through horrible gimmicks before hitting it big. How well do you know these conceptual nightmares?

5 Questions: Really Gifted

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With a nurse and a calligrapher, Saddam Hussein had a copy of the Koran written using his own blood.

With a nurse and a calligrapher, Saddam Hussein had a copy of the Koran written using his own blood.

Apollo Astronaut Who Walked on the Moon or Lesser-Known Pro Golfer?

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You remember Neil Armstrong and his Apollo 11 counterpart Buzz Aldrin, but what about America's other moon-walkers? Twelve men walked on the moon, ending with the Apollo 17 flight in 1972, but many of their names have floated off into anonymity. Can you pick them out from another group composed largely of semi-obscure white men—lower-ranked professional golfers?

5 Questions: "Pic"ky, Picky

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The Democratic Republic of Congo is roughly the size of the United States east of the Mississippi River.

The Democratic Republic of Congo is roughly the size of the United States east of the Mississippi River.

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