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Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, was featured in a movie-themed question on the popular game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” last week.

The question: After a kayaking accident in Chile, Ohio Senator Rob Portman purposely slammed his dislocated shoulder into a rock, a trick he said he learned from what film?

The answers: A: The Rock; B: Lethal Weapon 2; C: Die Hard 2; D: Con Air.

The correct answer for trivia buffs is B. Who knew that Portman was such a Mel Gibson fan?

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