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Old 11-16-2007, 02:40 PM   #1
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Trivia 11/16

trivia 11/16
DID YOU KNOW...
GALILEO’S BEST TELESCOPE WAS ABOUT AS POWERFUL AS A GOOD PAIR OF BINOCULARS IS TODAY.
1. The treaty of Panmunjon brought fighting to an end in what conflict?
2. What country is considered the "Birthplace of Democracy"?
3. Name the lawyer who defended an educator charged with the crime of teaching the theory of evolution.
4. Crispus Attucks was the first to die in what famous shooting of civilians by troops?
5. Which State Quarter depicts Washington crossing the Delaware?
6. In PC-speak, what does "BBS" mean?
7. What company's toxic fumes leak in 1984 killed over 3,300 people?
8. What celebrated Pennsylvania town has a name that translates to "Place of Gnats"?
TRUTH OR CRAP?
Mata Hari was hung for spying for the Germans during WWI.
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1. KOREAN CONFLICT
2. GREECE
3. CLARENCE DARROW
4. THE BOSTON MASSACRE
5. new jersey
6. bullitan board system
7. UNION CARBIDE
8. punxsutawney
CRAP!
Mata Hari was put to death for spying alright, but she wasn't
hung; The French executed her by firing squad.

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Old 11-16-2007, 03:21 PM   #2
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I love trivia and now feel just a tiny bit smarter.

Thanks!
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Old 11-16-2007, 03:28 PM   #3
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i missed #8, and was tricked on crap. does it matter if you're shot or hanged?

y'all made a monkey out of me.
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Old 11-16-2007, 06:11 PM   #4
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....the answer to your question is in the question, buckytom.....

Example;
if the TRUTH OR CRAP was......The HMS titanic hit a freighter and sank......................etc, etc, etc.................
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