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Old 11-11-2011, 07:39 AM   #1
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trivia 11/11

trivia 11/11
DID YOU KNOW...
In 1994 Duane and Nancy Black of Bullhead City, Arizona, read about an unclaimed
lottery ticket. Value: $1.8 million. So just for the heck of it they decided to look through
their stash of old tickets-and they found the winner. They immediately got on a plane to
Phoenix and claimed their prize . . . two hours before the six-month ticket expired.


1. One of the signers of the Declaration of Independence had two of his
direct blood-line to be elected President; Who was He ?
(Bonus; what was the relationship?)
2. What year saw the first Betty Crocker Picture Cookbook published ?
3. Name the artist who sang the To Sir, With Love theme.
4. Which herb is used in most Gremolata recipes ?
5. Which insect communicates with others by dancing ?
6. Which extends farther south ; the Southern tip of Norway, or the Southern tip of Sweden ?
7. What year was it ?
Cassius Clay became a professional boxer ; Clark Gable Died ; the world’s first laser was built.
8. Which body organ secretes insulin ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Actor Roger Moore had a recurring role on the hit TV series, Maverick.
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1. Benjamin Harrison
(His son,William Henry Harrison, and his Great-Grandson, also named Benjamin Harrison)
2. 1950
3. Lulu
4. Parsley
5. the Bee
6. Sweden
7. 1960
8. Pancreas
TRUTH !
Roger Moore (born 1927) will always be remembered as the guy who replaced Sean Connery in the James Bond series, but he was also our favorite Ivanhoe, Saint and Persuader on TV.
Roger also starred in the later seasons of the American TV series Maverick (1957 - 1962). This Western series with comedic overtones was created by Roy Huggins and ran on ABC. Roger Moore played Beauregard, the English cousin of Brett and Bart Maverick (James Garner and Jack Kelly). The Mavericks are well dressed gamblers who travel across the West trying to stay out of trouble and make a lot of money with card games. The show would occasionally feature both or all three Mavericks, but usually would rotate the central character from week to week.

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