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WORD OF THE DAY

Fitch [fich] (noun) the European polecat, Mustela putorius.

FILM FACTS

In "Uncle Buck," how does Buck do laundry?

A. He sprays them outside with a hose

B. He doesn't

C. He uses the ceiling fan and microwave

D. The uses the washer and dryer

(Answer at bottom of column)

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TRIVIA ANSWER

C. He uses the ceiling fan and microwave

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