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Feb 11


Top 10 Greatest Inventions of All TimeThese ideas changed the world. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 inventions of all time.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Thomas Edison
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In what century is the wheel said to have been invented?

Paper is said to have been invented and developed by the Chinese.

The Printing Press helped spur the Renaissance, the Reformation and the Scientific Revolution.


Top 10 Movie IdiotsThese pea-brained, bone-headed dimwits keep us in stitches. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down the top 10 movie idiots.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Leslie Nielsen
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What kind of animal problem is Carl Spackler trying to solve in the movie 'Caddyshack'?

Derek Zoolander cannot turn right.

From what places does Alan Garner say he is banned in 'The Hangover'?

In the movie 'The Jerk,' Navin R. Johnson is adopted.


Top 10 Alternate Casting Choices in FilmYou know them, you love them, and you couldn't imagine things without them - but you should try. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 alternate casting choices in film.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Burt Reynolds
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Sylvester Stallone rewrote the 'Beverly Hills Cop' script so heavily it became which film?

The reason James Cameron passed on OJ Simpson as The Terminator was because OJ didn't have 'a way cool Austrian accent.'

Albeit barely, Eric Stoltz does appear as Marty McFly in 'Back to the Future.'


Top 10 Celebrity MustachesLife is better with a 'stache. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 celebrity mustaches. For this list, we've chosen ten celebrities who are known for their unique and unforgettable soup strainers (Fictional characters need not apply).FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Burt Reynolds
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Which celebrity has NOT worn a horseshoe mustache?

Charlie Chaplin wore a mustache even in real life.

Franklin Roosevelt lived by the motto 'speak softly and carry a big stick.'


Top 10 Punk BandsTheir music was fast, hard and stripped down. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 most influential punk bands.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Bad Brains' H.R.
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Social Distortion is most known these days for its cowpunk sound.

The Bad Religion album mentioned in this video to receive the most mainstream success is called ‘Stranger than Fiction.’

Which punk band on our list was once known as ‘the only band that mattered?’

Who is known as the godfather of punk?


Jennifer Aniston Biography (UPDATE)She’s an Emmy award-winning actress that everyone would like to be friends with. In this bio update, in honor of her newer roles ranging from the painful in Cake to the hilarious in Horrible Bosses 2, WatchMojo.com takes a look at what Jennifer Aniston has accomplished since we first released her biography in 2012.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Jennifer Aniston
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Jennifer Aniston received an Oscar nomination for her role in Cake.

Jennifer Aniston left Brad Pitt for Justin Theroux.

Jennifer Aniston plays a woman obsessed with a suicide in which film

Jennifer Aniston turned what age in 2015


How I Met Your Mother vs. FriendsIn the battle of the attractive, upwardly mobile ensemble casts, who reigns supreme? Join WatchMojo.com as we pit "How I Met Your Mother" against "Friends" to see who takes this sitcom smackdown.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Jennifer Aniston
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Who played Ted's annoying boss on 'How I Met Your Mother'?

In 'How I Met Your Mother,' where does the gang primarily hang out after work?

Brad Pitt never made an appearance on 'Friends' while he and Jennifer Aniston were married.

In the finale of 'Friends,' Rachel got off the plane.


Top 10 Controversial Figures in Rock HistoryGood or bad, one thing’s for sure: these rockers got our attention. Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we’re counting down our picks for the top 10 controversial figures in rock history.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Varg Vikernes
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Motorhead bassist Lemmy is a noted collector of?

Sid Vicious served 54 days of jail time for the murder of Nancy Spungen.

In 1966, John Lennon shocked America by claiming to be taller than Jesus.


Top 10 Greatest Linkin Park SongsThey’re breaking the habit. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 Linkin Park Songs. FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Linkin Parks Mike Shinoda
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In Linkin Park, what is the name of the member that is most known as the rapper in the group?

How many Transformer movie theme songs appear on our list of the Top 10 Linkin Park Songs?

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3

4

1

Hybrid Theory is the name of the debut album by Linkin Park.

Burn It Down is the only song from Living Things that made our list of the main entries on our Top 10 Linkin Park songs.


The History of Linkin ParkThey want to find something they’ve wanted all along, somewhere they belong. In this WatchMojo.com video, we take a look at the history of the rock band, Linkin Park.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Linkin Parks Mike Shinoda
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What is the name of Linkin Park's first studio album to hit number one in the U.S.?

What is the name of the second single from Linkin Park's album, 'Living Things'?

Linkin Park collaborated with rapper Nas on the 'Collision Course' EP.

Linkin Park was originally called both Xero and Hybrid Theory.


Top 10 Destiny’s Child SongsBefore Queen B struck out by on her own, there was a group of three – or four, depending on the year – women that wanted you to say their name. Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we’re counting down our picks for the top 10 Destiny’s Child songs. FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Kelly Rowland
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Which song was the last song by a girl group to reach number one on the U.S. charts?

Aaliyah helped choreograph the video for the Destinys Child song Survivor.

Farrah Franklin was last featured in what Destinys Child video?

Beyonce sent the song Independent Women to the producers of the movie Charlies Angels.


Top 10 Reality Talent Show ActsThey turned their musical dreams into reality. In this WatchMojo.com video, we count down our picks for the top 10 most successful acts from reality talent shows.FROM EVENT:
Birthday of Aubrey O'Day of Danity Kane
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J.D. Fortune was the winner of the television reality show, 'Rock Star: Supernova.'

The Wanted formed on the reality show, ‘The X Factor.’

On what reality show was Carly Rae Jepsen a contestant?

What is the name of the band that Nicole Scherzinger was in before she joined the Pussycat Dolls?


Top 10 Trends of the 1980sIt was the decade when leg warmers, shoulder pads and big hair were all the rage. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 trends of the 1980s.FROM EVENT:
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
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Who directed the 1985 film 'Weird Science'?

What was the name of the popular portable music device typically listened to with headphones in the 1980s?

Kenny Loggins was involved in the movie soundtrack for 'Caddyshack.'

MTV became popular in the 1980s for showing music videos of new artists.


Top 10 Billboard RecordsThey made chart history. In honor of the 55th anniversary of its creation on August 4th, WatchMojo.com counts down our picks for the top 10 Billboard Hot 100 records.FROM EVENT:
Debbie Gibson's Foolish Beat is released
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Elvis Presley is the artist with the most number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

The female artist with the most Billboard Hot 100 chart entries in one week is Whitney Houston.

Who is the youngest artist to write, produce and perform a Billboard Hot 100 number one single?

Which male vocal group did Mariah Carey perform the Billboard Hot 100 single that spent the most weeks at number in history?


Top 10 Sports UpsetsWho doesn’t love an underdog story? Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 sports upsets in recent history.FROM EVENT:
Mike Tyson fights Buster Douglas
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The Michigan Wolverines are the winningest college football team ever.

What was the American men's Olympic basketball team's record before they were controversially beaten by the USSR in 1972?

The New York Mets started the 1969 season with 50-1 odds they'd win the World Series.

Which NFL team beat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLII to ruin their perfect season?


Top 10 Inspiring Political PrisonersCriticizing governments landed them behind bars. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 most inspiring political prisoners.FROM EVENT:
Nelson Mandela is released from Victor Verster Prison
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Liu Xiaobo established the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.

Akbar Ganji was labelled 'Iran's preeminent political dissident.'

Which of the following political prisoners did NOT win the Nobel Peace Prize?

Which of the following political prisoners was called the 'Father of the Soviet H-Bomb'?


Top 10 Best Spin-Off MoviesEveryone knows the spin-off is the truest form of flattery. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks of the top 10 best spin-off movies.FROM EVENT:
The Tigger Movie
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Who plays the bad grandpa in 'Bad Grandpa'?

What was the name of Russell Brand's character in 'Get Him to the Greek'?

'Knocked Up' is a spin-off of 'This is 40.'

'The Chronicles of Riddick' precedes the events of 'Pitch Black.'


Top 10 Quirky Movie Pick-up LinesWhen you’re looking for love, you need the words to be right… Sometimes though, they’re more hilarious than heart-felt! Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 quirky movie pick-up lines.FROM EVENT:
Hitch
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For how many years has Van Wilder been at college?

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7

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What is the girl drinking to prompt Napoleon Dynamite's pick-up line?

In 'Wedding Crashers' John thinks we only use 20% of our hearts.

Cary Grant is the recipient of Audrey Hepburn's 'I don't bite' line in 'Charade'.


Top 10 Sketch Comedy ShowsThey created some of our favorite short and silly skits. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 sketch comedy TV shows.FROM EVENT:
The TV series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! airs its first episode
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'Chappelle's Show' was cancelled when the star left to go to what country?

In addition to the Wayans family, 'In Living Color' also starred what other comedian?

'The Carol Burnett Show' was a spinoff of the popular sitcom 'Mama's Family.'

Lorne Michaels has helmed 'Saturday Night Live' for its entire run.


Top 10 Losing Streaks in SportsThese are the records you don’t want to break. Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 losing streaks in sports. For this list, we’ve excluded college teams and have decided to focus not necessarily on the longest losing streaks in sports, but the ones we’ve deemed the most heartbreaking.FROM EVENT:
The Cleveland Cavaliers snap their record 26 game losing streak
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When was the last time the Chicago Cubs won the World Series?

Which NBA team held the record for most consecutive losses before the Cleveland Cavaliers broke it during the 2010-11 season?

Auto racer J.D. McDuffie won only one race during his entire career.

The Winnipeg Jets went winless for 30 consecutive games during their inaugural season.


Top 10 Worst Adam Sandler MoviesSheesh, stop yelling like a little kid already! Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 worst Adam Sandler movies.FROM EVENT:
Just Go with It
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In 'I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry,' Adam Sandler plays:

In 'Grown Ups,' Adam Sandler and company play:

'Bedtime Stories' is a children's film.

'That's My Boy' was rated G.


Top 10 Female VocalistsGirl, can she sing! Join WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 female vocalists.FROM EVENT:
Death of Whitney Houston
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Which female vocalist on our list is known as the Queen of Rock and Roll?

Which female vocalist on our list is known as the Queen of Soul?

Whitney Houston was known as the The Voice of Her Generation.

Ella Fitzgerald was known as the First Lady of Song.


Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1980sWhile rock was still popular, this decade was dominated by genres with electronic elements, like new wave, dance, synthpop, as well as the rise of hip hop and urban music. Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we’re counting down our picks for the top 10 decade defining musical acts of the 1980s. FROM EVENT:
Death of Whitney Houston
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Bruce Springsteen scored a record tying how many top ten singles with Born In The U.S.A?

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6

7

8

Which of these is not a hit song off the Guns N Roses album Appetite For Destruction?

Bon Jovi comes from the state of New Jersey.

U2 is a 3 piece Irish band.