Quiz: Notorious Stand-up Comedians Quiz
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Notorious Stand-up Comedians Quiz
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They make us laugh, despite their often controversial and raunchy comedy. How much do you know about these notorious stand-up comedians? Take this quiz to find out.

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What comedian was best known for his rant on the "seven words you can't say on TV"?
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Who said this? "There's no such thing as soy milk. It's just soy juice."
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What comedian grossed $50 million with his stand-up concert film?
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This raunchy comedian made his television debut on the variety show "On Broadway Tonight."
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What was Rodney Dangerfield's signature line?
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What female comedian's biography is titled "The Bedwetter"?
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What successful stand-up comedian got one of his first big-screen roles playing Pookie in "New Jack City"?
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True or false: Friends of comedian Andy Kaufman claim he faked his death in 1984.
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This angry, chain-smoking comedian became well-known for his act No Cure for Cancer.
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What politically opinionated satirist and comedian has a weekly cable TV show on HBO?
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This shrieking and often insulting comedian was a preacher before he was a comedian.
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What comedian got her start in stand-up at a Coors Light Super Talent Showcase in Washington?
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This funny man was star of "Big Momma's House" and former host of "Def Comedy Jam."
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True or false: Funny woman Roseanne Barr tried running for president in 2012.
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True or false: Political satirist Stephen Colbert delivered a blistering stand-up roast of George W. Bush at the 2006 White House Correspondents' Dinner.
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What comedian was one of the original cast members on "Saturday Night Live" and one half of the Blues Brothers?
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What legendary stand-up comedian was known as the Queen of Comedy?
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True or false: GQ called Louis C.K. the undisputed king of comedy.
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What comedian's fourth stint as Golden Globes host was his most-watched yet?
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True or false: Robin Williams attended the prestigious Juilliard School.
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Who began his film career as Ahchoo in Mel Brooks' "Robin Hood: Men in Tights"?
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This comedian received an honorary Oscar at the 2013 Governors Awards.
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What comedian is most remembered for his raunchy comedy records and nightclub acts during the 1950s and '60s?
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Which comedian deliberately botched "The Star-Spangled Banner" at a San Diego Padres game.
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What comedian released her memoir, "My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-night Stands," in June 2005?
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True or false: Before hosting "Full Frontal With Samantha Bee," Samantha Bee was the longest-serving correspondent on "The Colbert Report."
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This comedian is known to be deliberately offensive and controversial and to make light of serious, disturbing and taboo subject matters.
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True or false: Bernie Mac was one of the "Original Kings of Comedy" with Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer and Kevin Hart.
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This funny man was a longtime advocate against animal cruelty.
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What hit 1989 film showcased three premiere comedians of their respective generations?
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