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Old 08-24-2006, 02:30 PM   #1
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Did you know....
the popular pencil-and-paper game, "tic tac-toe" is called "noughts and crosses" in Britain.
1. what color is an airplane's "Black Box" recorder?
2. who was the first divorced person to be elected US President ?
3. what sort of product are the Japanese Asahi, Kirin, Sapporo, and Suntory ?
4. according to AT&T, on what day of the year are the most long-distance phone calls placed?
5. name the runner who, in 1954, broke the four-minute mile barrier.
6. Rolls Royce Motor Cars, Ltd. produces another motorcar as well; name it.
7. who broke ernie Banks' 44-year-old record for most home runs by a shortstop?
8. which amendment to the constitution allows the Federal Income Tax?

Marco Polo dictated the story of his adventures while in prison.
2. ronald reagan
3. beer
8. sixteenth

Marco Polo traveled to China in 1271. When he returned to Italy in 1298, he was captured and imprisoned during a war between Genoa and Venice. He dictated his adventures to a fellow prisoner named Rustichello.

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