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7 Ways People Woke Up, Pre-Alarm Clock

David K. Israel

Not to, er, sound a note of alarm or anything, but you'll notice roosters are nowhere to be found on this list.

Brain Game: Roosevelt Franklin!

Today's Brain Game has an unknown number of correct answers.

Gurning, the 800-Year-Old Face-Making Competition

Ransom Riggs

It all started at a crab-apple fair in rural England way back in 1269.

Morning Cup of Links: Presidential Reunion

Miss Cellania

Our moods affect our thinking abilities in several ways. The research may explain why our greatest artists are often unhappy people. * Urinals with a View.

5 Questions: Cracking the Code

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Name That Sculpture

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Sure, you probably recognize all of the sculptures in this quiz, but do you know their names? See if you can get all ten of these piece's real titles.

The Late Movies: 10 Awful TV Credits Sequences

Chris Higgins

I came across the "Super Mario Brothers Super Show" closing credits sequence (the first video below), and just had to post it.

The Quick 10: Where 10 Oscar Winners Keep the Little Guy

Stacy Conradt

Don't you wonder what in the heck you would do with an Oscar if you won it? Does it go in a trophy case? Do you just casually display it as a bookend? Keep it in your office?

Swingers: The Life of the Research Fruit Fly

Meghan Holohan

Fruit flies must get excited when they're selected for research roles. The life of a research fruit fly mimics that of a college student.

TED Talk: "We think of our future as anticipated memories"

Chris Higgins

How do we measure happiness? What does it mean to be happy? How do we remember happiness?

How Did You Know Katie Otim and Sheldon Hewlett ?

David K. Israel

We had a record number of players this month, and a record number of 100% correct submissions on Day 5! Vvvvery well done, gamers. We hope you enjoyed our V-themed hunt this month.

February's Most Popular Quizzes

Jason English

1. Are They Canadian? by Jason English * 2. Ashton Kutcher Tweet or Confucius Saying? by Jason Plautz * 3. City Nicknames by Jason

In Space, Can Anyone Hear You Scream?

Matt Soniak

"In Space, No One Can Hear You Scream." That was the tagline for the movie Alien, Ridley Scott's 1979 sci-fi/horror masterpiece.

The Pee-wee Herman Quiz

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For the better part of the 1980s, Paul Reubens' Pee-wee Herman was America’s favorite man-child. His 1991 arrest for indecent exposure in a Sarasota adult film theater hobbled his career, though Reubens has since appeared regularly in film and on TV. How well do you know the many appearances of Pee-wee and Paul?

So a Lion, a Tiger and a Bear Walk Into a Bar...

Jill Harness

What do you do when a raid of a drug dealer's house turns up a lion, a tiger and a bear cub that are each only two months old?

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