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Old 04 January 2012, 06:53 AM
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1. What 1980s movie protagonist is accidentally dubbed "Pierre Cardin" in the French translation of his film debut?
Marty McFly???

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2. Which calendar month is observed as Black History Month in the U.S. and Canada?
February

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3. What has s, p, d, and f subshells?
Atoms with sufficient electrons

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4. What country is named for the "Lion Mountains" that Pedro de Cintra mapped around its harbor in 1462?
Sierra Leone

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5. What married couple won 2011 CMT Music Awards for Male *and* Female Videos of the Year?
Absolutely no idea.

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6. What English clergyman and economist published An Essay on the Principle of Population anonymously in 1798?
I feel I should know this, but I can't come up with anything.

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7. What unusual distinction is shared by all these entertaining people? Roy Acuff, Melvin Belli, Clark Gable, Benny Goodman, Michael Jackson, Steve McQueen, Roy Rogers, Mack Sennett?
Roy Acuff - no idea, Melvin Belli - King of Torts, Clark Gable - King of something related to movies, Benny Goodman - King of Swing, Michael Jackson - King of Pop, Steve McQueen - King of Cool, Roy Rogers - King of the Singing Cowboys, Mack Sennett - don't know.

On an aside, I met Melvin Belli once at LAX. He was quite a pleasant fellow.
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