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Looking to expand his fan base, a young Elvis Presley landed a monthlong gig at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry. Unfortunately, the booking didn’t last. After just one performance (on October 2, 1954), the management threw Elvis out onto the s

Looking to expand his fan base, a young Elvis Presley landed a monthlong gig at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry. Unfortunately, the booking didn’t last. After just one performance (on October 2, 1954), the management threw Elvis out onto the street because he wasn’t singing country “correctly.”

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.

5 Questions: Fresh "Air"

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The fortune cookie was invented in the early 20th century by Makato Hagiwara, who designed the Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. He intended the cookie to be a snack for people walking through the garden.

The fortune cookie was invented in the early 20th century by Makato Hagiwara, who designed the Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. He intended the cookie to be a snack for people walking through the garden.

The USDA allows the term "wyngz" for wing-like chicken products that contain no wing meat.

The USDA allows the term "wyngz" for wing-like chicken products that contain no wing meat.

5 Questions: See-Saw

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5 Questions: Yes, I Willard

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5 Questions: "Parker" Bench

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The News Media Merchandise Quiz

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For many media personalities and outlets, the logical next step after building a large audience is selling them hoodies and lanyards and plush bears. Can you guess how much these items go for?

Before hitting the big time, Billy Joel played the organ in a TV ad for Bachman's Pretzels that featured Chubby Checker singing "The Twist."

Before hitting the big time, Billy Joel played the organ in a TV ad for Bachman's Pretzels that featured Chubby Checker singing "The Twist."

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Name All The Presidents In 8 Minutes

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Forty-three different men have served as President of the United States. Can you name them all? For most presidents, you can enter either last name or first and last name. For surnames shared by multiple presidents, we'll need first and last names. And for the Bushes, "Bush 41" and "Bush 43" will suffice.

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