1. 48 inches. It
carries crude oil form Alaska's North Slope to the port of Valdez.
It began operation in June 1977.
2. 40 days. The word
quarantine is derived from quaranta, Italian for
3. Warner Music Group,
in May 2005, when it offered 22 percent of its stock to the
4. San Marino. He
rented it to provide the medieval backdrop for his 1949 film
The Prince of Foxes.
5. Former Led Zeppelin
frontman Robert Plant, who told an interviewer, "I find
ironing helps me get in the mood before I perform. I always
have an ironing board in my room before I go onstage."