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Old 01-04-2010, 04:06 PM   #1
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Trivia 1/4

trivia 1/4
DID YOU KNOW...
Mozzarella Cheese was originally made from the milk of the Water Buffalo, and the best Mozzarella is still produced from that ingredient, tho' the most common types are made with Cow's Milk,.

1. What mountain range is surrounded by the Basque region of Spain ?
2. Who is the Villain in Shakespeare's Othello ?
3. What type of vehicle comes in a "Chinook" type ?
4. What type of singing means "In the Style of the Chapel" ?
5. What is the name for the structural tissue found between vertebral discs ?
6. In which two cities would you find "Cleopatra's Needles" ?
7. What is or was a "What Not" ?
8. What is the top color in a rainbow ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The first item to be run across a UPC Bar Code Scanner as an actual sale, was a pack of Wrigley's Gum.
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1. The Pyrenees
2. Lago
3. Helicopter
4. "A Capella"
5. Cartilage
6. London and New York
7. A Display stand for "Knick-Knacks"
8. Red
TRUTH !
On June 26, 1974, Clyde Dawson pulled a 10-pack of Wrigley's Juicy Fruit gum out of his basket and it was scanned by Sharon Buchanan at 8:01 am. The pack of gum and the receipt are now on display in the Smithsonian Institution. It was the first commercial appearance of the UPC.

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