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Old 10-30-2012, 09:29 AM   #1
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trivia 10/30

trivia 10/30
DID YOU KNOW...
The first Jack O’Lanterns were actually made from turnips.

1. “The pony was quiet because he was a little horse” is an example of which of the following;
a. - pun
b. - idiom
c. - hyperbole
d. – paradox
2. Which actor, known primarily for his work in Westerns, was the most decorated soldier of WWII, and a Medal of Honor recipient ?
3. What is the main language of India ?
4. Who was the Norse god of mischief?
a. - Tyr
b. - Loki
c. - Heimdall
d. - Bragi
5. In the NATO Phonetic Alphabet, what word represents M?
6. What is the English translation of "siempre"?
7. Australian Lingo :
"Lights are on but there's nobody home" means the same as _________ ?
a. - Couldn't lie straight in bed
b. - A couple of snags short of a barbie
c. - Went down like a sack of spuds
d. - Show a clean pair of heels
8. True or false ;
Methane is a “Greenhouse” gas.
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The Hatfields and McCoys are still feuding ; 8 people died in 2008 alone !
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1. – a
2. Audie Murphy
3. Hindi
4. – b
5. Mike
6. Always
7. – b
8. True
CRAP !!
the Hatfield – McCoy feud lasted from 1878 to 1891.
The Hatfield-McCoy feud began in the mountainous Tug River valley. The Tug River separates West Virginia from Kentucky and separated most of the Hatfield and McCoy clans.

Learn more here ...........
http://hatfieldmccoycountry.com/feud/



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