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Old 10-01-2012, 04:13 PM   #1
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trivia 10/1

trivia 10/1
DID YOU KNOW...
The Chinese invented eyeglasses. Marco Polo reported seeing many pairs worn by the
Chinese as early as 1275, 500 years before lens-grinding became an art in the west.


1. What is Hillary Clinton's Alma Mater?
2. Which country owns the island of Zanzibar?
3. What famous landmark towers over Colorado Springs, Colo.?
4. Who broadcasts his "Hour of Power" from his Crystal Cathedral?
5. What's the significance of wearing a white carnation on Mother's Day?
6. Kevin Costner played the role of John Dunbar in a 1991 Oscar-winning film;
name the film.
7. What name does weird Disc Jockey Barry Hansen broadcast under?
8. Which of the fifty has the motto, "With God all things are possible"?
a. Utah
b. Iowa
c. New Hampshire
d. Ohio
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Lynyrd Skynyrd named their band for a gym teacher at their high school.
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1. Wellesley
2. TANZANIA
3. PIKE'S PEAK
4. Robert schuller
5. IT SIGNIFIES THAT THE WEARER'S MOTHER IS NO LONGER LIVING
6. "DANCES WITH WOLVES"
7. dr. demento
8. - d
TRUTH !!
The teacher, Leonard Skinner, was notoriously strict in enforcing the short haircut policies of the time.
The name evolved and became Lynyrd Skynyrd.

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Old 10-01-2012, 06:07 PM   #2
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I got the ones in red:

1. Wellesley
2. TANZANIA
3. PIKE'S PEAK
4. Robert schuller -- On the edge of my brain, but when I tried to get it, it fell over the edge.
5. IT SIGNIFIES THAT THE WEARER'S MOTHER IS NO LONGER LIVING
6. "DANCES WITH WOLVES"
7. dr. demento
8. - d
TRUTH !!
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