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Old 11-30-2011, 04:38 PM   #1
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trivia 11/30

trivia 11/30
Did you know...

IN THE OLD WEST, MORE COWBOYS DIED CROSSING SWOLLEN RIVERS
THAN DURING GUNFIGHTS.

1. what's the only land animal to use low "infrasonic" sounds to communicate over
several miles?
2. The first “Barbie” doll to head into battle “enlisted” during which War ?
3. The Zambezi River is home to what famous landmark ?
4. In which republic of the former Soviet Union is Chernobyl located ?
5. From which hit musical is the song, I don’t Know How to Love Him from ?
6. Which is farther north; Estonia, Latvia, or Lithuania ?
7. who was Gerald Ford's vice President?
8. the novel, the hornet's nest has the distinction of being the only work of fiction written
by a US President; which president wrote it?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
It is estimated that lightning bolts strike the earth about 100 times per minute.
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1. THE ELEPHANT
2. Operation Desert Storm
3. Victoria Falls
4. Ukraine
5. Jesus Christ, Superstar
6. Estonia
7. NELSON ROCKEFELLER
8. JIMMY CARTER
CRAP !!
Lightning bolts strike Earth on an average 100 times per SECOND, which averages to
more than 8 million times per year. the odds of being struck by lightning in the USA in
any one year are 1 in 700,000.

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