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Old 10-11-2010, 04:40 PM   #1
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Trivia 10/11

trivia 10/11
DID YOU KNOW...
The first High School student to break the four-minute mile was Jim Ryun,
who would become one of the greatest runners of all time, and the last
American to hold the world record in the mile run. ( 3:51.1- 1967)

1. How many quarts in a peck ?
2. Only one state became a member of the Union during the Civil War ; name it...
3. What name is shared by a type of sandwich and an award given to Cartoonists ?
4. What long-running TV show was originally titled Garroway At Large ?
5. What is the English translation for the French term, au jus ?
6. Name the Capital of Canada's Yukon Territory...
7. Which State was the site of the Civil War battle of Shiloh ?
8. What does "D" represent in Roman Numerals ?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Actor George Clooney tried for a career in Professional Baseball before settling on an acting career.
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1. Eight
2. West Virginia
3. the Reuben
4. the Today show
5. "In the Gravy"
6. Dawson
7. Tennessee
8. 500

TRUTH !!
Clooney tried out for - but didn't make it - as a center fielder for the Cincinnati Reds when he was 21.

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