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Old 11-28-2007, 03:31 PM   #1
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Trivia 11/28

trivia 11/28
DID YOU KNOW...
THE SCOTT BROTHERS OF PHILADELPHIA FIRST SUCCESSFULLY MARKETED TOILET PAPER ON A ROLL IN 1867.
1. What body of water lies between Sweden and Finland ?
2. what year saw the Hindenberg disaster ?
3. What was the nationality of the driver of the car in which Princess diana died ?
4.What does Gandhi's title "Mahatma" translate to in English ?
5. Who was George W. Bush's first Attorney General ?
6. Who played opposite steve McQueen in The Thomas Crown Affair ?
7. what does a letter c enclosed in a circle stand for ?
8. What do you call the holes in a deck's edge that allow water to run over the side ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Roald dahl, author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, was the husband of actress Arlene Dahl.
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1. the gulf of bothnia
2. 1937
3. FRENCH
4. "GREAT SOUL"
5. JOHN ASHCROFT
6. FAYE DUNAWAY
7. copyright
8. SCUPPERS
CRAP !!
Roald Dahl was married to another actress, Patricia Neal, who appeared in several classic films, including Breakfast at Tiffany's.
He was the author of several eccentric and entertaining children's books, including James and the Giant Peach.
Mr. Dahl died in 1990.

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He was the author of several eccentric and entertaining children's books, including James and the Giant Peach.
Mr. Dahl died in 1990.
I loved Dahl's books. The Witches, Mathilda, and Boy were my favorites. I never read James and the Giant Peach though.
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