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Old 13 May 2014, 02:27 PM
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1. What popular ornamental garden shrub is named for the shape of its flowers, from Greek words for "water vessel"?

Hydrenga?

2. In March, what two actors became the first father-and-son team ever to win Razzies for their appearance in the same movie?

Will and Jaden Smith.

3. Last weekend, Adam Scott of Australia had the chance to take over the world #1 ranking in what sport from its injured holder?

Golf.

4. The River Liffey is a minor waterway, only 75 miles long, but it's well-known for passing through what national capital?

Dublin, Ireland.

5. After a 105-year-run, McCall's magazine ceased publication in 2002 after a year of being renamed for what TV personality, its new editorial director?

Rosie O'Donnell.

6. The Crimean War began in 1853 when what power, no longer found on maps, attacked Russia?

Ottoman Empire?

7. What unusual distinction is shared by these U.S. presidents, and no others? Taylor, Pierce, Buchanan, Benjamin Harrison, Wilson, Truman, Eisenhower, Ford, Carter, Clinton.

Each was embroiled in scandal involving a cigar and a blue dress.