the L.B. quiz

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Can you name the people and things with the initials L.B.?

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Area of Paris known for artists, writers, and philosophers, called 'la Rive Gauche' in French
1968 film featuring a VW beetle named Herbie
World's oldest, deepest, and largest (by volume) freshwater body of water
Protagonist of Edith Wharton's 'The House of Mirth'
Itinerant NBA coach, or Super Bowl XXX MVP (two guys, same name)
John Philip Sousa march, or Philadelphia landmark
Host of Comedy Central's 'Root of All Evil'
Oxymoronically-named battle at which George Custer was killed
7-time Pro Bowl linebacker for the Chicago Bears
Influential rock critic who wrote for Rolling Stone and Creem
Fictional sleuth nicknamed 'Encyclopedia'
Communication difficulty encountered by people with no common tongue
Chemical species that can donate an electron pair
Botanist and horticulturist who created the russet potato
Dish with steak usually cut into thin strips, named for a city
Expensive seating area in a stadium
2002 bestselling novel by Alice Sebold
Actor who played Mr. Potter in 'It's a Wonderful Life'
Most populous city in California whose name is not derived from Spanish
Cardinals outfielder who broke Ty Cobb's stolen base record
Left back for Everton F.C. and the English national team
Former First Lady of the U.S.
Symbol used in comics to indicate that a character has an idea
Legume named for Peru's capital
Protagonist of James Joyce's 'Ulysses'
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1887 utopian sci-fi novel by Edward Bellamy
Someone who takes a long time to become successful
Puccini opera on which the musical 'Rent' was based
Massachusetts woman acquitted of axe murder in 1892
Comedienne who co-founded Desilu Productions
'The Godfather' character who 'sleeps with the fishes'
Ancient Minoan script deciphered by Michael Ventris
Final book in C.S. Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia
English translation of 'Choephoroi', the second play in Aeschylus's Oresteia trilogy
Common sport fish of the southeastern U.S., named for its prominent underbite
Best-selling Canadian beer with a colorful name
Illegitimate daughter of Pope Alexander VI who was the subject of a Donizetti opera
Stand-up comic whose 1964 obscenity conviction was posthumously overturned
Sport similar to bocce or p├ętanque
Part of the government detailed in Article I of the U.S. Constitution
Literally, a hit below the belt; metaphorically, any unfair attack
Soviet premier, 1964-82
1987 biopic about Ritchie Valens
Ray of highly coherent light
Metal band fronted by Fred Durst
Corporate takeover in which large amounts of debt are taken on by the acquirer
Composer of the Eroica, Pastoral, and Choral Symphonies
ChapStick or Vaseline
Composer of 'Candide' and 'West Side Story'
First Jewish U.S. Supreme Court justice

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