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VeryHard

What is the name of the movie trilogy that "the Good, the Bad and the Ugly" was a part of?

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Answer: The Dollars Trilogy
More information: "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" was the final installment in the "Dollars Trilogy", with "A Fistful of Dollars" and "For a Few Dollars More" preceding it.

Medium

Which day of Nisan does Passover officially begin?

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Answer: 15th day of Nisan
More information: Passover always begins on the 15th day of Nisan. This is the Jewish year's first month.

Easy

NBA brothers Pau and Marc Gasol hail from which foreign country?

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Answer: Spain
More information: In addition to being stars in the NBA during the early part of the 21st century, the Gasol brothers are also mainstays of the Spanish national basketball team.

VeryHard

The 2008 mixed doubles Wimbledon Championship was won by Leander Paes and which other player?

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Answer: Martina Hingis
More information: Indian international, Leander Paes partnered Martina Hingis of Switzerland to defeat the duo of Alexander Peya and Timea Babos in the final of 2008 Wimbledon Championship.

Easy

What is Sheldon Cooper's full name?

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Answer: Dr. Sheldon Lee Cooper
More information: Sheldon's full name is Dr. Sheldon Lee Cooper.

Medium

Which former NBA player was infamously selected right before Michael Jordan in the 1984 NBA Draft?

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Answer: Sam Bowie
More information: At that time, the Portland Trailblazers, who had the second pick in the 1984 NBA Draft, already had a couple of outstanding shooting guards and thus chose center Sam Bowie over Michael Jordan, whom the Chicago Bulls selected with the third pick. Bowie ultimately went on to earn the reputation of being a draft bust.

Hard

What is R. P. McMurphy's actual first name?

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Answer: Randle
More information: Jack Nicholson won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Randle McMurphy in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest".

Easy

"Twinkies" are produced by which famous company?

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Answer: Hostess
More information: "Twinkies" are Hostess Cake most-popular brand, with Hostess itself being a staple of the American snack industry.

Medium

The winner of the men's singles 2010 U.S. Open Championship, Rafael Nadal defeated which player in the semi-finals of that tournament?

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Answer: Mikhail Youzhny
More information: Rafael made to the final by beating Mikhail Youzhny of Russia in the semi-finals of the competition. The outcome of the game was; 6-2, 6-3, and 6-4 in favor of Rafael.

Easy

After Andy gets assaulted and beaten to pulp, who exacts revenge on the gang that perpetrated it in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Byron Hadley
More information: Byron Hadley cripples the leader of the group that beat Andy.

Hard

Which player was selected first in the 1983 NBA Draft?

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Answer: Ralph Sampson
More information: Hall of Famer Ralph Sampson was picked first overall by the Houston Rockets during the 1983 NBA draft. He had a ton of potential and an amazing start to his NBA career, winning many prestigious awards and accolades. However, his latter professional years were unfortunately stunted by injuries.

Easy

The crime-based series "the Wire" is set in which American city?

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Answer: Baltimore
More information: "The Wire" focuses on the drug scene through the eyes of dealers and law enforcement based in Baltimore, Maryland.

Medium

In "Firefly", the Alliance results from a merger of which two powerful nations?

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Answer: US and China
More information: The Alliance is a fictional corporate super government formed by the merger of the United States and China.

Easy

Saint Patrick's Day has a very famous traditional symbol? What is this symbol?

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Answer: The Shamrock
More information: St. Patrick's Day is widely represented by the Shamrock. This is a three-leafed plant that according to legend was used by Saint Patrick in explaining the concept of the Christian Holy Trinity to pagans from Ireland.



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