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The top 9 questions about the NutraSweet gumball, when everybody in America got free gumballs in the mail
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Find out if you know enough about The Friendship Business to be a top Buddy Bands salesman—and if you’re Screech, Zack, Jessie, or Slater.
Creepy crawlers. You can sing the tune, but do you know where they came from?
Soccer and wheels. What could go wrong?
Game shows seem timeless, but these rule changes show that producers are constantly tweaking the formula.
The greatest foam game has a legacy that goes back centuries. It also has an honor code.
Robert Ripley found weird things and, believe it or not, he was weird too. His bio unearths some of the best Ripley trivia.
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One of Saved By The Bell’s earliest characters has a cool career outside of the show.