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Old 01-28-2014, 09:04 AM   #1
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trivia 1/28

trivia 1/28

Super Very Rich Guy And CEO Warren Buffett’s investment firm Berkshire Hathaway is partnering up with Quicken Loans to dangle a $1 billion-bounty to anyone who can complete a totally perfect March Madness bracket.

1. Complete this Jane Austin quote ;
'It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a _____ .'
2. Who was the first Tsar of Russia ?
3. In Roman History, who was responsible for maintaining the sacred fires of Vesta ?
4. What gland in the body is insulin secreted from?
5. What does David compare the days of man to in Psalm 144:4?
6. Pierre tells me that Susan, a girl in his class, "me bat froid". I tell him it's probably because she likes him. What has Susan been doing to Pierre?
a. - She is fighting with him.
b. - She is feeding him ice cream.
c. - She is helping him with his homework.
d. - She is giving him the cold shoulder.
7. What’s the Capital of Mississippi ?
8. Which Baseball team played their home games at Forbes Field from 1909 till 1970 ?
Tobacco proved to be helpful in curing Black Plague symptoms.
1. Wife
2. Ivan The Terrible
3. The Vestal Virgins
4. Pancreas
5. a shadow that passeth away...
6. – d
7. Jackson
8. Pittsburgh Pirates
There was a superstition that smoking tobacco provided protection against the plague, but not a cure. Even young children were encouraged to smoke.

"I hate liars !

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