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Old 10-14-2008, 03:10 PM   #1
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Trivia 10/14

trivia 10/14
Refined sugar is the only food known that provides calories but no nutrition.
1. Fill in the blank;
Islands make up ___ % of the Earth's land mass.
2. In the Life cereal TV ads of the 80's, what does Mikey "hate" ?
3. If last names were used instead of first names, what old radio sitcom would have been called....."Jones 'n' Brown" ?
4. Name that Tune ;
It went to #1 for both Percy Sledge and Michael Bolton...
5. What sort of critter was the title character in the movie, Oliver and Company ?
6. Who's missing;
Brahma, Vishnu, and...........
7. Who killed Elizabeth Lavenza ?
8. According to the popular 1970's ad jingle, what are "ooey gooey, rich and chewy inside, tender flaky golden cakey outside" ?
A "Burn Card" in poker is the low end of a straight.
1. three %
2. Everything
3. Amos 'n' Andy
4. When a Man Loves a Woman
5. A Cat
6. Shiva
7. Frankenstein's Monster
8. Fig Newtons
In card games, a burn card is a playing card dealt from the top of a deck, and discarded ("burned"), unused by the players. Burn cards are almost always placed face down next to the discard pile without being revealed to the players. Burning is most often performed in casinos to deter a form of cheating known as card counting.


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Old 10-14-2008, 04:45 PM   #2
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Only got 2,3 and 5 today. :(

I could give up chocolate but I'm no quitter!
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Old 10-14-2008, 10:41 PM   #3
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1. three %--Nope, I guessed 5% even though I thought it was too high.
2. Everything--Got this one
3. Amos 'n' Andy--Got this one
4. When a Man Loves a Woman--Nope
5. A Cat--Nope (I guessed dog)
6. Shiva--Nope
7. Frankenstein's Monster--Nope
8. Fig Newtons--I was able to sing the jingle, but didn't get it!
CRAP !!--Took a wild guess--missed it.

So I only got 2 out of 9.

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Old 10-15-2008, 08:15 AM   #4
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Okay on #2, as it was the only thing I could think of, except Fibber Magee & Molly.
Okay on #8, as I did a skit with a friend in highschool with a friend (moms' made the costumes) But we sang....
"ooey, gooey, rich and chewy inside, white and flakey, moist and cakey outside. You put the inside on the outside, and what do ya got? You got a big Fig Newton. One more time. You got a big Fig Newtoooooon!"
I LOVE that jingle!
That's all I got. Thanks, lt.
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