"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 01-18-2008, 11:16 AM   #1
Master Chef
 
luckytrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 7,347
Trivia 1/18

trivia 1/18
DID YOU KNOW...
THE WORLD’S FIVE SMALLEST COUNTRIES WOULD EASILY FIT INSIDE WALT DISNEY WORLD.

1. What was the name of Keanu Reeves' character in The Matrix ?
2. What beverage comes in a ruby and tawny variety ?
3. Who was the better-known partner of the 50's TV's fictional police officer Frank Smith ?
4. What type of meat is used in Weiner Schnitzel ?
5. What are the first names of X-FILES characters Mulder and scully ?
6. Japan is located in which of the earth's hemispheres ?
7. Haile Selassie ruled what country off and on from 1931 to 1975 ?
8. Who invented a better microphone, thus improving Bell's telephone ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Bruce Springsteen had more number-one hits during the 1980's than any other performer.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
1. NEO
2. PORT WINE
3. JOE FRIDAY
4. veal
5. fox and dana
6. NORTHERN
7. ETHEOPIA
8. thomas edison
CRAP !!
Springsteen had ZERO number-one hits during the eighties, nor during the seventies or nineties either, for that matter.
Of all the top-ten hits that he DID have, "Dancing in the Dark' (1984) achieved the highest position; #2 .

__________________

__________________
Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 11:32 AM   #2
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
Knew them all but #8 and I guessed that one right. WOOHOO!
__________________

__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 11:36 AM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
 
buckytom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: My mountain
Posts: 18,712
i said it's mr. andersen. it depends on which side you were rooting for.


i missed #7 today.

and it was a good day for jersey. the boss and the wizard of menlo park both hailed from new jersey.
__________________
in nomine patri, et fili, et spiritus sancti.


Meh nom eh noh...doot dooooo do do do.
buckytom is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 11:43 AM   #4
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
BT, your accent is slipping. Thats "joisey" isn't it?
__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 12:41 PM   #5
Chef Extraordinaire
 
buckytom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: My mountain
Posts: 18,712
ok, smarty pants. what was thomas edison's middle name?

and what was his mother's name?
__________________
in nomine patri, et fili, et spiritus sancti.


Meh nom eh noh...doot dooooo do do do.
buckytom is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 12:43 PM   #6
Certified Pretend Chef
 
Andy M.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 41,349
Alva

Mrs.
__________________
"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." -Carl Sagan
Andy M. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 12:45 PM   #7
Chef Extraordinaire
 
buckytom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: My mountain
Posts: 18,712
ding ding ding ding

andy got it!!!!
__________________
in nomine patri, et fili, et spiritus sancti.


Meh nom eh noh...doot dooooo do do do.
buckytom is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 12:50 PM   #8
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
Her name was Nancy. Dad was Sam.
__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 01:02 PM   #9
Master Chef
 
luckytrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 7,347
to continue this spat .......

what political item was his first patented invention ??????????
__________________
Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2008, 01:08 PM   #10
Everymom
 
Alix's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Posts: 23,184
Political item? I thought it was something to do with telegraphy.
__________________

__________________
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
Alix
Alix is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.