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Which novel opens with the line, “All children, except one, grow up”?

Which novel opens with the line, “All children, except one, grow up”? Peter Pan Answer: Peter Pan is J. M. Barrie’s most famous work, in the form of a 1904 play and a 1911 novel. Both versions tell the story of Peter Pan, a mischievous yet innocent little boy who can fly, and has many…
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June 25, 2017 0

Who won a claim for $3.8 million in damages after his 1991 beating by Los Angeles police officers?

Who won a claim for $3.8 million in damages after his 1991 beating by Los Angeles police officers? Rodney King Answer: In 1991, a videotape circulated around the world of Rodney King being beaten by L.A.P.D. officers after an eight mile high speed chase. The video became one of the biggest police brutality cases in…
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June 24, 2017 0

Which sport would make use of a cart called a sulky?

Which sport would make use of a cart called a sulky? Harness racing Rodeo Golf Luge Harness racing The sulky was originally a lightweight, four-wheeled cart designed for one horse. Its single, open seat for one person was fixed on its shafts. The sulky evolved into a two-wheel design and was used extensively in the…
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June 24, 2017 0

Holly Willoughby showcases sleek figure at Ascot races

Holly Willoughby continued to show off her svelter look as she posed for snaps at Ascot races on Friday.


June 23, 2017 0

Pixie Lott gives the camera a swirl in a very short dress

Pixie Lott was up with the sparrow on Friday morning to nip into the Good Morning Britain studio – looking as effortlessly chic as always.


June 23, 2017 0

J.K.Rowling tells fans that there are two Harry Potters

The 51-year-old creator revealed Harry’s paternal great-grandfather was also called Harry, meaning there were multiple wizards of their name


June 23, 2017 0

Who led a team of Chicago law enforcement agents nicknamed “The Untouchables”?

Who led a team of Chicago law enforcement agents nicknamed “The Untouchables”? Eliot Ness Answer: Eliot Ness was a law enforcement official in Chicago, best known for his efforts to enforce Prohibition. Ness assembled a team of Prohibition enforcement personnel known as “The Untouchables” to combat the activities of gangster Al Capone. An attempt by…
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June 23, 2017 0

Miley Cyrus reveals that she’s ‘genderless’ and ‘ageless’

During a pre-recorded interview with Ross King, which was aired on ITV’s Lorraine on Friday, the 24-year-old pop star made the assertion that she enjoys living as a ‘spirit’.


June 23, 2017 0

Kate Garraway wears Geri Horner’s Union Jack mini on GMB

As the taped interview, which was aired on Friday morning, came to a close, 50-year-old Kate unfurled her cream jacket to reveal that she was wearing a replica of the famous frock.


June 23, 2017 0

Pamela Anderson heads out with footballer Adil Rami

As they headed out, the duo were engrossed in conversation while joined by pals following a dinner at chic restaurant La Maison in Nice


June 23, 2017 0

Kris Jenner accused of editing an Instagram photo

The self-styled momager, 61, posted a photograph of herself in a low cut crop top and leggings as she plugged a flat tummy tea. But suspicious social media users thought there was something a bit odd.


June 23, 2017 0

Ashton Kutcher talks hooking up with Mila Kunis

While on the Howard Stern show this week the star – who first met the beauty on the set of their sitcom That 70s Show when they were both teenagers – said it was purely sexual.


June 22, 2017 0

Which actor got his first major role as Alex P. Keaton the the TV show Family Ties?

Which actor got his first major role as Alex P. Keaton the the TV show Family Ties? Michael J. Fox Answer: Michael J. Fox rose to fame as Alex P. Keaton on the popular sitcom Family Ties. The fictional character was a young conservative often spouting viewpoints at odds with his hippie parents, Steven (Michael…
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June 21, 2017 0

What soft drink was originally named “Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda?”

What soft drink was originally named “Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda?” 7 Up Answer: 7 Up was created by Charles Leiper Grigg. Grigg came up with the formula for a lemon-lime soft drink in 1929. The product, originally named “Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda”, was launched two weeks before the Wall Street Crash of 1929. It contained…
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June 21, 2017 0

Which ailment is often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease?

Which ailment is often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease? Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Answer: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease,” is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. ALS is characterised by muscle spasticity and rapidly progressive weakness due to muscle wasting.…
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June 19, 2017 0

Lynyrd Skynyrd sues ex-drummer over movie about 1977 plane crash leftright 2/2leftright

Surviving members of Lynyrd Skynyrd have filed a lawsuit against the Southern rock band’s former drummer to halt the production of a movie depicting the 1977 plane crash that killed lead singer Ronnie Van Zant. Lead guitarist Gary Rossington, Ronnie’s brother and current lead singer Johnny Van Zant, and others contend that “Street Survivors: The…
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June 19, 2017 0

New York governor urges commuter discounts for ‘summer of agony’

New York governor urges commuter discounts for ‘summer of agony’ New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urged transit officials on Monday to discount fares for some Long Island commuters because of disruptions planned during Amtrak’s summer repair program at Pennsylvania Station, the busiest U.S. train hub. Amtrak’s push to repair Penn Station’s infrastructure from July 10…
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June 19, 2017 0

Lady Gaga suffers awkward wardrobe malfunction in NYC

Lady Gaga was back at her sophisticated best as she stepped out of her apartment in New York City on Sunday.


June 19, 2017 0

Pamela Anderson flaunts toned frame in one-shoulder gown

Pamela Anderson. 49, looked effortlessly youthful as she rocked a Grecian inspired gown at the 57th Monte Carlo TV festival in Monaco on Sunday,


June 19, 2017 0

Love Island’s Mike rages at Chloe after she stirs the pot

During the episode, Mike was seen confiding in Chloe that he was having second thoughts about Olivia – a fact she immediately relayed to her model pal, causing ructions in the villa.


June 19, 2017 0

Michelle Keegan debuts new sleek shoulder-length hairdo

The EastEnders actress, 30, appeared to be making a few changes as she debuted her shorter hairdo on an Instagram story on Sunday.


June 19, 2017 0

Kylie Jenner proudly displays scar on her leg

She has spoken about how she got her scar in a horrific accident while playing hide and seek. And Kylie Jenner proudly displayed the large mark on her thigh on Sunday.


June 19, 2017 0

Heidi Klum spends a fun family day at Disney in Florida

The supermodel, 43, looked casually chic in a boho maxi dress and playful Minnie Mouse ears as she enjoyed a number of thrilling rides at the park with her four children.


June 19, 2017 0

Liam Payne yearns for son Bear as he jets to Milan

The hitmaker – who became a dad for the first time in March with girlfriend Cheryl – appeared sombre as he jetted to Milan, spending the holiday away from his family on Sunday.


June 19, 2017 0

Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman reunite for Father’s Day

The former couple took their children to the celeb-frequented Ice Cream Museum in Downtown LA for a day of fun. She is now said to be dating businessman David Hutchison.


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June 18, 2017 0

Which actress turned down the leading roles in Pretty Woman and Ghost?

Which actress turned down the leading roles in Pretty Woman and Ghost? Molly Ringwald Answer: Molly Ringwald was cast in her first major role as Molly in The Facts of Life after a casting director saw her playing an orphan in a stage production of the musical “Annie”. After appearing in the successful John Hughes…
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June 15, 2017 0

What retailer recently promised guaranteed pay for military workers?

What retailer recently promised guaranteed pay for military workers? Walmart Good news for Walmart employees who also serve in the U.S. military! The retail giant recently announced that its part- and full-time workers who must leave their jobs to serve on a voluntary or involuntary basis will not receive a pay cut. If a military…
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June 10, 2017 0

Take That the musical takes £10m 3 months before tour

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: The Take That-themed musical The Band, featuring songs by the legendary pop group, has already sold £10 million-worth of tickets — three months before a nationwide tour begins.


June 9, 2017 0

The Mummy review by Brian Viner

We all like a few hieroglyphics with our hokum, but this is too much, an absolute barrage of digitally enhanced silliness that not even Tom Cruise and Russell Crowe can save.


June 9, 2017 0

Captain America Chris Evans’ bond with young co-star

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Chris Evans is looking tough-guy fit: honed and toned with biceps bulging. He’s Captain America on screen the last dude you’d expect to get misty eyed over his leading lady.


June 9, 2017 0

Hugh Laurie wanted to star in The Night Manager

Hugh Laurie shattered the mould with his spine-tingling menace as the billionaire arms dealer Richard Roper in BBC’s The Night Manager (pictured). But could he have played the hero?


June 9, 2017 0

Wilson is an engaging dark comedy, says BRIAN VINER

The U.S. reviews of this film have been distinctly mediocre, but I loved it, maybe because I’m a sucker for a really good screen misanthrope. And Woody Harrelson’s Wilson is right up there.


June 9, 2017 0

Richard Gere’s Norman conquest is perfectly cast

Norman, with its unwieldy sub-title The Moderate Rise And Tragic Fall Of A New York Fixer, is a quietly compelling gem of a movie.


June 9, 2017 0

BRIAN VINER: Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean has buckled

Every time the movie has the wind in its sails, up lurches Captain Jack with another unfunny wisecrack or pratfall, reminding you the charm Depp once had has gone, writes BRIAN VINER.


June 5, 2017 0

In 1975, General Foods ran ads assuring parents that which candy wouldn’t cause your stomach to explode?

In 1975, General Foods ran ads assuring parents that which candy wouldn’t cause your stomach to explode? Pop Rocks Answer: Pop Rocks are the brainchild of William A. Mitchell, a research chemist who worked for General Foods for 35 years. Rocks are basically just sugar gasified with carbon dioxide. When they come into contact with…
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May 31, 2017 0

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Formidable Nicole is the queen of Cannes

Nicole Kidman kicked off her stilettos and announced she was going for a paddle to soothe her sore feet, as she spoke to BAZ BAMINGBOYE at the Cannes Film Festival.


May 26, 2017 0

Idris Elba’s the boss on both sides of the camera

Film-maker and actor Idris Elba goes behind the camera on Monday to direct his first feature movie. Yardie is about a Jamaican gangsta out to crack the cocaine market in North London.


May 12, 2017 0

BRIAN VINER watches post-war melodrama Frantz

French director Francois Ozon has created a lovely-looking, nicely acted, but ultimately rather soppy romantic melodrama, writes BRIAN VINER.


May 12, 2017 0

Which Sesame Street character was bright orange during the show’s first season?

Which Sesame Street character was bright orange during the show’s first season? Which Sesame Street character was bright orange during the show’s first season? Oscar the Grouch Answer: Oscar the Grouch is a Muppet character on the television program Sesame Street. In the first season of Sesame Street, Oscar was orange, and later became green…
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April 23, 2017 0

Gemma Arterton leads cast in tale of Britain’s finest hour

Their Finest has also sprung from a book, in this case a novel by Lissa Evans about the making of a propaganda film thinly disguised as a drama, at the height of the Blitz.


April 21, 2017 0

Comedy Set To Reveal Trump Wiretaps – Will CHANGE EVERYTHING!

Comedy Set To Reveal Trump Wiretaps – Will CHANGE EVERYTHING! 0:00breaking what FBI director james comey 0:10is set to reveal that Trump wiretaps 0:12will change everything it looks like 0:16we’re finally going to get answers about 0:18for President Barack Obama’s politically 0:21motivated surveillance of president 0:24Trump’s campaign tomorrow FBI director 0:28James Comey is set to…
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March 15, 2017 0

what happened in new orleans today

what happened in new orleans today BREAKING: New Orleans HORROR – 28 injured after truck mows down Mardi Gras crowd AT LEAST 12 people have been critically injured after a truck plowed through pedestrians in New Orleans. The crowd was watching the Krewe of Endymion parade – one of the many parades to take place…
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February 26, 2017 0

What was the highest political office held by the third husband of the woman who was later married to the first husband of Patti Sacks?

What was the highest political office held by the third husband of the woman who was later married to the first husband of Patti Sacks? Clue:  U.S. Political Fred S. Karger (born January 31, 1950) is an American political consultant, gay rights activist and watchdog, former actor, and former candidate for the Republican nomination for…
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February 5, 2017 0

The Parthenon has an 8 x 17 colonnade of columns around the periphery. What is the total number of columns around the outer perimeter?

The Parthenon has an 8 x 17 colonnade of columns around the periphery. What is the total number of columns around the outer perimeter? XLVI 4 6_ FORTY SIX Historical Setting When work began on the Parthenon in 447 BC, the Athenian Empire was at the height of its power. Work on the temple continued…
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February 5, 2017 0