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Old 11-17-2010, 04:33 PM   #1
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Trivia 11/17

trivia 11/17
DID YOU KNOW...
Assisted suicide is legal in three states: Oregon, Montana, and Washington.

1. to which 60's historic event is this quote connected; "the surface is fine and
powdery"?
2. which u.s. president died in office in 1923?
3. can you name the comic strip whose characters include flattop?
4. on which continent would you find the two-humped camel?
5. which country ran the prison on devil's island?
6. what is the capital of Afghanistan?
7. In which classic comic book cast would I find Moose Mason ?
8. Can you remember what that shaggy, longish hair-style, inspired by the Beatles, was called ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Wristwatches were originally called Wristlets, and worn by women only.

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1. FIRST WALK ON THE MOON
2. HARDING
3. DICK TRACY
4. ASIA
5. FRANCE
6. KABUL
7. Archie
8. the Mop-Top
TRUTH !!
Wristwatches were considered a passing fad, and no Gentleman would consider swapping one for his pocket watch status symbol.

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Old 11-17-2010, 04:39 PM   #2
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The president question got me again!

1. FIRST WALK ON THE MOON
2. HARDING
3. DICK TRACY--This one was a total guess--it just made the most sense.
4. ASIA
5. FRANCE
6. KABUL
7. Archie
8. the Mop-Top
TRUTH !!


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Old 11-17-2010, 04:46 PM   #3
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Horseshoes and hand grenades................

Good job !
Too bad tho' ; the Harding answer was embedded in Sunday's "Hail to the Chief" series....
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Old 11-17-2010, 04:57 PM   #4
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Horseshoes and hand grenades................

Good job !
Too bad tho' ; the Harding answer was embedded in Sunday's "Hail to the Chief" series....
I know! That's why it really bugs me that I missed it!

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Old 11-17-2010, 11:19 PM   #5
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1. FIRST WALK ON THE MOON
2. HARDING It's okay Barbara, I'll forget in another week.
3. DICK TRACY
4. ASIA
5. FRANCE
6. KABUL
7. Archie
8. the Mop-Top I'm so 70's, I said the Shag.
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