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Morning Cup of Links: The World's Hardest Rubik's Cube

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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.

Elephants are the only mammal physically unable to jump. This is because of their enormous weight.

Elephants are the only mammal physically unable to jump. This is because of their enormous weight.

Quiz: Guest Stars on The Simpsons

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A slew of guest stars have lent their voices to The Simpsons. Although many guests simply play themselves, the most memorable one-off characters often have a guest voice behind them. How well do you know who voiced these gems?

Brain Game: Math Square #201

Sandy Wood

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.

5 Questions: Get It?

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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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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.

Brain Game: All Thawed Out

Sandy Wood

Charlie Chaplin once took part in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest in a theater in San Francisco. He lost.

Charlie Chaplin once took part in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest in a theater in San Francisco. He lost.

5 Questions: B"liz"zard of Trivia

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