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Old 01-11-2011, 04:20 PM   #1
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Trivia 1/11

trivia 1/11
DID YOU KNOW...
Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan, carries the designation M-1,
So named because it was the first paved road anywhere.


1. Comedian Milton Berle, paleontologist Stephen J. Gould and Oscar-winning
director Billy Wilder all died in the same year. what year was it?
a. -1997
b. - 2000
c. - 2003
2. What's the best-known song to come out of the 1925 Broadway hit "No, No
Nanette"?
3. On which famous list is one Catherine Parr number six?
4. Which cartoon character has nieces named April, May and June?
5. What's the occupation of the lead character in the novel, "The
Fountainhead"?
6.What are the four colors on the flag of Iraq?
7. What in the info-tech world was feared, seemingly unnecessarily, at the turn of the century, 2000 ?
8. What's the whiskey traditionally used in the making of a Manhattan Cocktail ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Leonardo da Vinci was the first Western artist whose biography was published while he was alive.
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1. c - 2003
2. Tea for Two
3. WIVES OF HENRY THE EIGHTH
4. DONALD DUCK
5. architect
6. RED, WHITE, GREEN, BLACK
7. The Millennium Bug (acceptable , the Y2K Bug)
8. Rye
CRAP !!
It was Michelangelo who had his biography published while still alive. In fact, two were written during his lifetime.

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Old 01-12-2011, 08:52 AM   #2
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1. c - 2003
2. Tea for Two
3. WIVES OF HENRY THE EIGHTH
4. DONALD DUCK
5. architect
6. RED, WHITE, GREEN, BLACK
7. The Millennium Bug (acceptable , the Y2K Bug)
8. Rye
CRAP !!
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Old 01-12-2011, 09:16 AM   #3
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trivia 1/11
DID YOU KNOW...
Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan, carries the designation M-1,
So named because it was the first paved road anywhere.


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I did not know that and I was born on Woodward Ave. Lived near there for many years. I love learning something new.
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