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Quiz No. 42
January 11, 2024
1 / 10

On June 17, 1994, an estimated 95 million viewers watched live TV coverage of the LAPD pursuing what vehicle?

Toyota Camry
Honda Civic
Ford Bronco
Jeep Wagoneer
Not bad for a rookie.
Not quite there, but an entertaining guess nonetheless.
Your answer, it seems, will remain untold.
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2 / 10

With top speeds of 190 miles per hour, what is the fastest bird on Earth?

Ostrich
Whooping crane
Peregrine falcon
Ruffed grouse
Don’t get cocky, it’s just one answer.
Do you need a hint? Or ten?
You’re out of time.
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3 / 10

Giving the world the ability to skip over commercials, the TiVo digital recorder was first released in what year?

2009
1999
1989
1979
You might just be my favorite contestant today.
Who needs right answers when you've got... whatever that was?
Where's a time machine when you need one?
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4 / 10

"Brevity is the soul of wit" is a memorable line from what Shakespeare play?

Henry V
The Tempest
The Merchant of Venice
Hamlet
I guess even I can be surprised sometimes.
I've seen better answers on a magic 8-ball.
Time is a fickle friend.
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5 / 10

The Webby Awards famously limits acceptance speeches to how many total words?

10 words
7 words
5 words
3 words
Not too shabby.
Not your finest moment, but we've all been there.
Oh, too slow.
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6 / 10

Which of the following actors did NOT appear in the 1994 action film Speed?

Keanu Reeves
Dennis Hopper
Jeff Daniels
Bill Paxton
Well, aren't you the sharpest tool in the shed?
That was a rookie move.
Looks like the sand ran out of your hourglass.
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7 / 10

Who ran the world's first recorded four-minute mile on May 6, 1954?

Roger Bannister
Dick Fosbury
Jesse Owens
Gordon Lightfoot
Even a squirrel finds a nut sometimes.
Everyone's got their off days. Today's just yours.
Time is a fickle friend.
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8 / 10

At only 90 minutes long, what 1955 movie is the shortest film to ever win the Oscar for Best Picture?

Lawrence of Arabia
West Side Story
Marty
Ben-Hur
Here's to hoping you’re always this lucky.
I'd say I'm surprised, but I'd be lying.
Time waits for no one.
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9 / 10

How many total words are in Abraham Lincoln's famed "Gettysburg Address"?

1,776
271
36
845
Even I'm shocked you got that right.
Fortune favors the bold... just not this time.
Like Cinderella at midnight, your time is up.
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10 / 10

Chevy Chase was the original "Weekend Update" anchor on Saturday Night Live. Who was the second?

Al Franken
Jane Curtin
John Belushi
Bill Murray
Okay, you've earned my begrudging respect.
On a different day, in a different quiz, that might've been right.
Time’s up.
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FINAL SCORE
124
0 out of 10
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