Quiz Question: Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson, but she got her stage name from what?
The given options are as follows:
- Whoopee cushions
- Whoopie pies
- The 1928 song, ‘Makin’ Whoopee’
The correct answer is: Whoopee cushions
Fact: Whoopi is not shy about the origins of her stage name. Apparently, her gassy nature while performing led her colleagues to tease that she was ‘like a Whoopee cushion.’ The name stuck.