This ancient Greek mathematician, poet, astronomer, and father of Geography was the first person to calculate the circumference of the earth.
What company launched the first email service in 1979, called MicroNET?
Richard Hollingshead unveiled the first one of these in Camden, NJ on June 6th, 1933. It was a huge hit.
What group had hits with the songs, “I’ll Take You There” and “Respect Yourself”?
Begun in 1948 by sculptor Korzak Ziolkowski, a memorial dedicated to this man is still under construction. Who is he?
What shortlived show on Nickelodeon featured a character named ZZ Zif and took place at Camp Anawanna?
In the movie Big Lebowski, Walter famously screams, “This is what happens when you f*** a stranger in the ass.” When the film was edited for Comedy Central, what did that line become?
What women’s baseball team was founded in Philadelphia in 1922, and took an ill-fated tour of Japan in 1925?
People always say, “That’s the greatest thing since sliced bread.” But hardly anybody knows who invented sliced bread. Who was it?
Who recorded the song “I am a Real American”, which Hulk Hogan used as his entrance music?
What Portuguese Prince led Brazil’s independence movement against Portugal, and was subsequently declared Emperor of Portugal on October 12, 1822? (Note: this is a fascinating story, well worth reading up on if you get a chance. Would make an incredible show or movie. Lots of doublecrossing, affairs, and intrigue.)
What emperor’s last words were, when translated into English, “What an artist dies in me!”?
What company has been called the Tom’s Shoes of condoms, because of their eco-minded, vegan-certified production and “buy one, give one” model of donating a condom for every one purchased?
Who wrote the classic war novel, All Quiet On the Western Front, based on his experience in World War I?