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5 Questions: Cleveland Rocks!

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The 30th Anniversary Caddyshack Quiz

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Yesterday marked the 30th anniversary of the day Caddyshack was released (July 25, 1980). To celebrate, we put together this little quiz.

Were They in the USFL?

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To celebrate its 30th anniversary, ESPN is running 30 documentaries on various sports stories going back to 1979. Tonight's installment details the rise and (specifically) fall of the United States Football League. The USFL played three seasons (1983-85) and featured many future NFL stars, like Herschel Walker, Jim Kelly and Steve Young. But there were others, and tonight's quiz asks if you can point them out.

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: Leaps and Bounds

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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.

Contrary to popular belief, there are no wild tigers in Africa.

Contrary to popular belief, there are no wild tigers in Africa.

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.

5 Questions: You've Been RickRolled!

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Brain Game: Clarence

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<em>Highlights for Children</em> magazine was founded in 1946 by Dr. Garry Cleveland Myers and his wife, Caroline Elizabeth Clark Myers. The pair had spent World War I teaching illiterate soldiers to read and write.

Highlights for Children magazine was founded in 1946 by Dr. Garry Cleveland Myers and his wife, Caroline Elizabeth Clark Myers. The pair had spent World War I teaching illiterate soldiers to read and write.

While many think Hydrox cookies were an Oreo knock-off, Hydrox actually came first. They were first made in 1908, four years before the Oreo.

While many think Hydrox cookies were an Oreo knock-off, Hydrox actually came first. They were first made in 1908, four years before the Oreo.

Pope John Paul II was the first papal Harlem Globetrotter. The team made him an honorary member in 2000 during a visit to the Vatican.

Pope John Paul II was the first papal Harlem Globetrotter. The team made him an honorary member in 2000 during a visit to the Vatican.

5 Questions: Bright Shiny Quiz

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