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

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

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