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Old 04-26-2006, 03:24 PM   #1
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1. what TV series character worked for the "Phoenix Foundation"?
2. what does "Pizza" translate to in English?
3. according to Mary Poppins, what is "easily made, easily broken"?
4. do you recall the name of the organ / harmonica player in The Grateful Dead rock Band?
5. what Soap Opera is set in Pine Valley, Pa.?
6. in the "Back to the Future" movies, what was the name of Marty McFly's rock band?
the yeast extract left over from the manufacture of beer is considered a delicacy in Australia.
2. PIE
3. a "pie-crust promise" (a promise?)
fred Walker, a Melbourne native working in the food industry, found that the tons of leftover yeast extract that comes from brewing beer were not only a good source for vitamin b, but also quite delicious- if you liked that sort of thing.
He first marketed the product in 1922, calling it "Vegemite, but it took 14 years for the product to catch on. Currently, 22 million jars of the pungent spread are sold each year.

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I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
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