This Is A 25-Question Gen X’er Quiz That No Gen Z’er Or Millennial Could Realistically Do Well On

This Is A 25-Question Gen X’er Quiz That No Gen Z’er Or Millennial Could Realistically Do Well On

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This Is A 25-Question Gen X’er Quiz That No Gen Z’er Or Millennial Could Realistically Do Well On

And if you were born before 1976, you’ll just sail through these questions.

What TV show is this?

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Head of the Class

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Head of the Class

The Facts of Life

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The Facts of Life

Square Pegs

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Incorrect

Square Pegs

These two were the spokespeople for what wine cooler brand?

E & J Gallo Winery

California Cooler

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Incorrect

California Cooler

Bartles & Jaymes

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Incorrect

Bartles & Jaymes

Kings and Marcelli

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Incorrect

Kings and Marcelli

What gaming console is this?

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Atari 2600

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Incorrect

Atari 2600

Colecovision

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Incorrect

Colecovision

Intellivision

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Incorrect

Intellivision

Simon Le Bon is the leader singer for what band?

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The Psychedelic Furs

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The Psychedelic Furs

Depeche Mode

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Depeche Mode

Duran Duran

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Duran Duran

This is a scene from which music video?

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WMG/ youtube.com

“Hold Me Now” by Thompson Twins

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“Hold Me Now” by Thompson Twins

“Too Shy” by Kajagoogoo

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“Too Shy” by Kajagoogoo

“Take on Me” by A-Ha

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“Take on Me” by A-Ha

Which iconic singer did NOT sing on the charity single “We Are the World”?

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Prince

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Incorrect

Prince

Ray Charles

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Ray Charles

Bob Dylan

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Bob Dylan

Which player was not part of the “Dream Team” at the 1992 Summer Olympics?

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Larry Bird

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Larry Bird

Shaquille O’Neal

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Shaquille O’Neal

Patrick Ewing

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Patrick Ewing

This is a scene from which music video?

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WMG/ youtube.com

“Buffalo Stance” by Neneh Cherry

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“Buffalo Stance” by Neneh Cherry

“Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)” by Soul II Soul

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“Back To Life (However Do You Want Me)” by Soul II Soul

“Groove Is In The Heart” by Deee-Lite

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“Groove Is In The Heart” by Deee-Lite

Who was dressed like George Washington on the cover of the very first issue of John F. Kennedy Jr.’s political magazine, George?

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Cindy Crawford

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Incorrect

Cindy Crawford

Madonna

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Madonna

Sharon Stone

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Sharon Stone

This is the iconic cover for what novel?

amazon.com

Random House/ amazon.com

American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis

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American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis

Slaves of New York by Tama Janowitz

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Slaves of New York by Tama Janowitz

Bright Lights, Big City by Jay McInerney

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Bright Lights, Big City by Jay McInerney

What was the name of the fictional HBCU where A Different World was set?

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Hillman College

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Hillman College

Herbert College

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Herbert College

Douglas College

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Douglas College

On the recurring SNL skit, “Coffee Talk with Linda Richman,” who was Linda Richman’s hero?

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Neil Diamond

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Neil Diamond

Barbra Streisand

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Barbra Streisand

Jane Fonda

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Incorrect

Jane Fonda

This is a scene from which Fleetwood Mac music video?

youtube.com

WMG/ youtube.com

“Gypsy”

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Incorrect

“Gypsy”

“Everywhere”

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“Everywhere”

“Little Lies”

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“Little Lies”

In 1992, which infamous event happened while President George H. W. Bush was attending a banquet hosted by the Prime Minister of Japan, Kiichi Miyazawa?

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Bush began to choke on piece of steak and Miyazawa performed the Heimlich maneuver on him

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Bush began to choke on piece of steak and Miyazawa performed the Heimlich maneuver on him

A jet-lagged Bush feel asleep at the table in the middle of an important speech Miyazawa was making

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A jet-lagged Bush feel asleep at the table in the middle of an important speech Miyazawa was making

Bush vomited into the Miyazawa’s lap and then fainted

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Bush vomited into the Miyazawa’s lap and then fainted

Prior to appearing on Friends, Courteney Cox was probably best-known for her recurring role on what sitcom?

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Family Ties

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Incorrect

Family Ties

Cheers

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Cheers

Married… with Children

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Married… with Children

Puck was a roommate on what early season of The Real World?

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The Real World: New York

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The Real World: New York

The Real World: San Francisco

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The Real World: San Francisco

The Real World: London

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The Real World: London

This is a scene from what music video?

youtube.com

Tommy Boy / youtube.com

“Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-a-Lot

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“Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-a-Lot

“Bust A Move” by Young M.C.

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“Bust A Move” by Young M.C.

“The Humpty Dance” by Digital Underground

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“The Humpty Dance” by Digital Underground

Which music festival was started in the early ’90s?

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Lollapalooza

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Incorrect

Lollapalooza

Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival

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Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

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Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

This is a scene from a commercial for?

youtube.com

oonai5000/ youtube.com

Gatorade

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Incorrect

Gatorade

Mentos

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Incorrect

Mentos

Snickers

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Incorrect

Snickers

Suzanne Summers was the spokesperson for what exercise product?

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Thighmaster

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Incorrect

Thighmaster

Abdominizer

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Incorrect

Abdominizer

StairMaster

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Incorrect

StairMaster

What is the name of this talk show host?

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Tom Snyder

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Incorrect

Tom Snyder

Dick Cavett

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Dick Cavett

Phil Donahue

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Phil Donahue

On Beverly Hills, 90210, the Walsh Twins were originally from where?

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Chicago, Illinois

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Chicago, Illinois

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Minneapolis, Minnesota

Indianapolis, Indiana

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Indianapolis, Indiana

What was the name of the ubiquitous kids’ magazine published by Scholastic in the ’70s and ’80s, which featured celebrities on its covers, as well as interviews with them?

shop.scholastic.com

Kidz Magazine

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Incorrect

Kidz Magazine

Amazing Reader

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Incorrect

Amazing Reader

Dynamite

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Incorrect

Dynamite

In 1983, parents were literally fighting over what toy during the holiday season?

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Care Bears

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Care Bears

Cabbage Patch Kids

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Incorrect

Cabbage Patch Kids

Rubik’s Cubes

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Rubik’s Cubes

And finally, what was the name of the Clinton’s cat?

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Socks

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Incorrect

Socks

Milo

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Incorrect

Milo

Max

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Incorrect

Max

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