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Old 11-03-2011, 04:13 PM   #1
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trivia 11/3

trivia 11/3

Did you know ??
Most Amish people of Pennsylvania are trilingual. They speak a dialect of German called
Pennsylvania Dutch while at home and among themselves. Their church services are
given in German. Children are taught English in school, and English is often spoken
when in the company of others.

1. by what name did actor Marion Morrison gain fame ?
2. What is the name of that device with two hinged boards that hold a prisoner's head and
hands?
3. What was the USA's first national park ?
4. What was the name of the bat used by Roy Hobbs in the movie, "The Natural"?
5. What was the original name of the New York Jets?
6. What boxer was known as "Smokin' Joe"?
7. What name did "U2" singer Bono go by on the group's first album ?
8. Can you come up with the name of the drive-in movie that's playing during the
opening credits of the "Flintstones" cartoons ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
new york city has the highest reported number of violent and property crimes in the USA.
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1. JOHN WAYNE
2. A PILLORY
3. YELLOWSTONE
4. WONDERBOY
5. NEW YORK TITANS
6. JOE FRAZIER
7. vox
8. "the monster"
TRUTH !!
in 2010, the last year that complete numbers are available, the big apple reported 26,683
incidents of violent crime, and 80,796 incidents of property crime.
los angeles was the number two hot spot, with 21,665 violent and 64,950 property crimes
reported.
in both cities, the highest category of violent crime was aggravated assault, (as opposed
to murder, forcible rape and robbery).

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