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Old 11-07-2008, 07:29 AM   #1
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Trivia 11/7

trivia 11/7

The Earth travels at a speed of 1,100 miles per minute in it's orbit around the Sun.

1. Name the four states that border on Wisconsin.
2. What future TV western star was CBC News's "Voice of Canada" during WWII ?
3. What's the only part of Statue of Liberty's exterior that's not copper ?
4. What famous novel is subtitled "The Autobiography of a Horse" .
5. What Beatles number one hit repeats the song's title in the lyrics forty-one times ?
6. What's "The Other White Meat" ?
7. Where in it's phase cycle is a "Gibbous" moon ?
8. What's the only one of the Great Lakes with no Canadian waters ?
The Notre Dame in Paris exemplifies classic modernist architecture.
1. Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois and Michigan
2. Lorne Greene
3. The torch is Gold-leaf
4. Black Beauty
5. Let It Be
6. Pork
7. Three-quarters full
8. Lake Michigan
The Cathedral, made even more famous in Victor Hugo's classic noir-ish novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, is about as Gothic as they come.


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Old 11-07-2008, 08:12 AM   #2
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Morning, lt.
#1 Got 3 out of 4. Duh, Minnesota.
#2 - okay
#4 - Mr. Ed. LOL! I hated that dumb show, but all I could think of.
#6 - okay
CRAP - good. Thought I remebered it was much older.

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Old 11-07-2008, 08:32 AM   #3
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i missed michigan in #1 (dern youpers), and #'s 2 and 5.
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Old 11-07-2008, 08:44 AM   #4
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Oops. I didn't mean #2. I meant the Torch. I didn't know about Lorne Greene, except Alpo & Bonanza. Loved his voice.
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Old 11-07-2008, 07:00 PM   #5
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Only missed 1 and 4 today. (Missed Illinois dang it)
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Old 11-07-2008, 09:21 PM   #6
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Wow. I missed 5, pretty bad I know.....boooo hooooo
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Old 11-08-2008, 12:45 AM   #7
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I did horribly tonight! I can't believe I didn't get all of #1 correct. I got #s 2, 4, 6, 7 (7 was a guess), and T or C. Sheesh.


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