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The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.

The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.

You might know that basketball was invented in 1891 in a Massachusetts YMCA. However, four years later another popular sport got its start in a neighboring Massachusetts YMCA: volleyball.

You might know that basketball was invented in 1891 in a Massachusetts YMCA. However, four years later another popular sport got its start in a neighboring Massachusetts YMCA: volleyball.

The Rose Bowl was originally known as the Battle of the Flowers.

The Rose Bowl was originally known as the Battle of the Flowers.

Pablo Escobar’s Medellin Cartel spent $2,500 a month on rubber bands to hold all their cash.

Pablo Escobar’s Medellin Cartel spent $2,500 a month on rubber bands to hold all their cash.

The 3,000 Hit, One Team Club

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Just before Derek Jeter got his 3,000th hit, the YES Network broadcast team listed the other ten members of the 3,000 Hit Club whose hits all came with one team. How many of those ten players can you name in 3 minutes? Last names will suffice. Good luck!

Dog tags are always worn in pairs in case of the unthinkable; one tag remains with the body, and the other is sent to Mortuary Affairs.

Dog tags are always worn in pairs in case of the unthinkable; one tag remains with the body, and the other is sent to Mortuary Affairs.

5 Questions: The "Don" of Man

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Paul McCartney played bass left-handed, but he wasn't the only southpaw member of the Beatles. Ringo is a lefty as well.

Paul McCartney played bass left-handed, but he wasn't the only southpaw member of the Beatles. Ringo is a lefty as well.

Brain Game: Bill the Cat

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5 Questions: Win, Lose or "Draw"

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Kansas City Royal or Actual Royal?

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Worldwide, the influence of monarchs may be diminishing. But are they less influential than the Kansas City Royals, a team that seems to perpetually be "on the rise?" See if you can determine whether the people named in this quiz are current Kansas City Royals or members of current royal families.

Director John Landis includes the phrase "See you next Wednesday" in most of his films. It was the title of a script he wrote as a teen.

Director John Landis includes the phrase "See you next Wednesday" in most of his films. It was the title of a script he wrote as a teen.

5 Questions: Very "Britt"le

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Goldfish don't blink. (They have no eyelids!)

Goldfish don't blink. (They have no eyelids!)

Brain Game: 85 Cents

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