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The parents of Don Shirley - the classical musician that the highly-acclaimed 2018 movie "Green Book" is based on - were actually immigrants to the United States. What country did they emigrate from?

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Answer: Jamaica
Don Shirley (1927-2013), who was born in Pensacola, Florida was actually the son of Jamaican immigrants to the United States. Sadly enough, despite being a musical prodigy, Shirley had to deal with racial barriers on his way to success.

Hard

Which artist(s) won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1990?

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Answer: Milli Vanilli
The infamous Milli Vanilli won this award in 1990 for their outstanding debut album "Girl You Know It's True", though they later returned it after it was revealed they didn't actually perform any of the vocals.

Easy

Simona Halep played in the final of the 2018 Australian Open Championship. Which nation does she hail from?

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Answer: Romania
Simona Halep was born on the 27th of September 1991 in Constanta, Romania.

VeryHard

Which television series ended in the apparent suicide of its main character?

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Answer: Dallas
The last episode of "Dallas", which aired during its 14th season in 1991, featured J.R. Ewing seemingly committing suicide, though in a Dallas reunion movie aired in 1996 it was revealed that he had not.

Easy

According to many Super Bowl MVPs, what is their preferred destination after winning the big game?

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Answer: Disneyland
The phrase "I'm going to Disneyland" or "I'm going to Disney World" are a ubiquitous part of on-field Super Bowl celebrations.

Medium

Besides being Head of Hufflepuff House, what department was Pomona Sprout the head of at Hogwarts?

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Answer: Herbology
Madam Professor Pomona Sprout was Head of the Herbology department.

Easy

Who presented gifts to baby Jesus?

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Answer: The Three Wise Men
The Three Wise Men, also known as the Magi or Kings, paid a visit to Jesus moments after he was born and bestowed precious gifts upon him.

VeryHard

What prime number is the smallest?

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Answer: 2
Zero and 1 are not prime numbers since a prime number is a whole number that is bigger than 1 and whose only factors are itself and 1. Due to this, 2 is the smallest prime number.

Easy

Who knocked Roger Federer out of the fourth round of the men's singles 2018 U.S. Open Tournament?

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Answer: John Milman
Australian, John Milman defeated Roger Federer in the fourth round of the 2018 U.S. Open championship.

Medium

Which NBA personality came under fire in 2016 for using the word "posse" in a way many people deemed racist?

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Answer: Phil Jackson
Though Phil Jackson set the record for NBA Championships won by a Head Coach during his time with the Lakers, his skills as an executive afterwards left much to be desired.

VeryHard

Where does postage addressed to Santa go in the United States?

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Answer: Indiana
All letters addressed to Santa go to "Santa Claus" at the Indiana post office.

Easy

Who was the last man to walk on the moon?

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Answer: Captain Eugene Cernan

Easy

What are the color of football goal posts?

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Answer: Yellow
High schools, colleges and the NFL tend to use some shade of yellow for goal posts.



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