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Can you name the answers to these general trivia questions intended for a college audience that all share a theme?

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Which chess piece may only move along diagonals on the board? 
What term for a non-rigid floating airship can be seen above sporting events, often sponsored by Goodyear? 
What musical instrument can be found on the Guinness Brewery logo? 
What common condiment, often used on burgers, is made from seasoned puréed tomatoes? 
What late 1950's fad supposedly got its name from the hip motions used in a Hawaiian dance? 
What 1955 Disney movie has the famed romantic spaghetti eating scene between two dogs? 
What New York-based multimillionaire was also the star of the original 'Apprentice' television shows? 
What actress has more Oscar acting nominations than any other, but only won three times, most recently for 'The Iron Lady'? 
What naval strategy board game was turned into a 2012 action movie starring Rihanna? 
What is the common name of the human bone called the patella? 
What name is the same: a yellow flower, a nickname for a character in HMS Pinafore, and Westley's love in 'The Princess Bride?' 
What 5-letter acronymed American civil rights organization was founded in 1909 by people including W.E.B. Dubois and Ida B. Wells? 
What bourbon-based cocktail is considered to be the official drink of the Kentucky Derby? 
What was the Duke of Edinburgh, aka Queen Elizabeth's husband, better known as? 
What carnivorous plant shares its name with a DJ from the TV show 'WKRP in Cincinnati?' 
What 1987 movie, set in futuristic Detroit, features Peter Weller as a retooled modern policeman? 
What type of animal is being referred to when the adjective ovine is used? 
What is the ♯ symbol called, which raises a note by a half tone? 
Who is the greedy, gluttonous Golden Ticket winner from Germany in 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?' 
What Chinese dish features wispy beaten whites floating in chicken broth? 
Since 1900, what annual tennis competition features all-male teams representing now about 130 nations? 
What 1997 comet, visible for 18 months, inspired the mass suicide of the Heaven's Gate cult? 
What surname was shared by the three brothers who joined Doc Holliday enforcing the law at the gunfight at the O.K. Corral? 
What vegetable of the carrot family (Pastinaca sativa) has a long tapered edible root? 
What has been the unit of currency in Laos since 1955? 
What Rupert Murdoch media conglomerate was split and retooled after the 2011 scandals which included hacking Gordon Brown's voicemail? 
What real-life 27th century BCE polymath and priest of Ra shares his name with the titular villain of 'The Mummy' movies? 
What French-American dadaist artist is known for works such as 'Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2' and 'Fountain' (which is a urinal)? 
What second largest Belgian city hosted the 1920 Summer Olympics? 
What former Buffalo Bills quarterback and representative later served at Bob Dole's unsuccessful running mate in the 1996 US Presidential election? 

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