Quiz: How Well Do You Know Star Wars?

A New Hope DVD cover

The latest installment of the Star Wars adventure, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, opens Friday. Before you go, brush up on Star Wars trivia with this quiz from bloggers Michelle and Stephen. Good luck, and may the Force be with you.

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know Star Trek?

The Fifty-Year Mission book cover

It was 50 years ago this month that we first heard the now famous monologue, “Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the Starship Enterprise…” Few would have guessed that Star Trek would become the juggernaut it is today. It’s spawned multiple TV shows, 13 movies, numerous books, comic books, board and video […]

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#TBT: Happy Birthday, Tony Bennett!

Tony Bennett performing

Singer Tony Bennett celebrated his 90th birthday Wednesday, so for this Throwback Thursday post, let’s look at Tony through the years. Born and raised in Queens, Bennett started his career as a teenager singing in restaurants while waiting tables. He later sang in military bands while serving in World War II, but his big break […]

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know NCAA Basketball?

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March Madness is underway! This year’s bracket-shattering tournament is keeping us on the edge of our seats as many low-seed teams made unexpected exits in the first round. And 10 double-digit-seeded teams advanced to the second round! Will a Cinderella team win the championship? We’ll have to wait and see, but in the meantime, test […]

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Quiz: Super Bowl Turns 50

Super Bowl 50, February 7, 2016 sign with San Francisco in the background

The AFL/NFL World Championship Game, also now known as Super Bowl I, was held January 15, 1967 in Los Angeles. The Green Bay Packers defeated the Kansas City Chiefs, 35-10. As they played that game, they probably had no idea the Super Bowl would become the event it is today. The stage for this year’s […]

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A Charlie Brown Christmas Is 50!

A Charlie Brown Christmas debuted 50 years ago this month, on December 9, 1965. It’s hard to believe now, but when CBS executives previewed the show, they thought audiences would hate it. Thankfully they were wrong; critics and viewers loved it!  The show won an Emmy and a Peabody Award, and CBS was so happy with […]

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