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

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

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