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Old 01-10-2012, 03:22 PM   #1
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The value of U.S. imports of Christmas tree ornaments from China between January and September 2011 was $983 million. China was the leading country of origin for such items. Similarly, China was the leading foreign source of artificial Christmas trees shipped to the United States ($79.7 million worth) during the same period.

1. To which of the fifty must i travel to visit the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge ?
2. which city's airport is considered to be the world's busiest?
3. Can you name the Las Vegas Casino built by mobster Bugsy Siegel ?
4. Joey Fatone was a member of what singing group?
5. what was the nickname of Tim Robins' character in Bull Durham ?
6. what is the official language of Zambia?
7. whey is the water part of what?
8. what is the title of the play starring Julie Andrews and the movie starring Audrey
William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy are the only two actors who appeared in both the first and the last episodes of the original star trek series.
4. n'sync
5. "nuke"
Leonard nimoy is one of the two. The other is Majei Barrett, who played number one in the first (pilot) episode and also was the voice of the computer for the duration of the series.
Jeffrey Hunter played the Captain of the Enterprise in the pilot. He was offered the role, but turned it down. the part was offered to William Shatner.
Barrett went on to marry the show's creator, Gene Roddenberry.


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Don't forget that Majel Barrett also played Deanna Troi's mother in STNG. Lwaxana? I think.

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