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Old 12-01-2008, 04:20 PM   #1
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Trivia 12/1

trivia 12/1

DID YOU KNOW...

THE NAME ANN IS USED AS A MIDDLE NAME 10 TIMES MORE OFTEN THAN AS A FIRST NAME.



1. What now defunct automobile's ads read "Ask the Man who Owns one" ?
2. What film finds Dustin Hoffman playing the role of Benjamin Braddock ?
3. Name That Product;
Man-O-Mango Berry, Great Bluedini, Rock-a-dile Red, Pink Swimmingo, etc........
4. What was studied by "Project Blue Book" ?
5. What breed of dog is McGruff the Crime Dog ?
6. What 1893 opera ends with the villain being pulled from the ruins of her own oven, now turned into a honey cake ?
7. What entertainment trio plays unusual instruments like the PVC, the Tubulum, the Shaker Gong, and the Piano Smasher ?
8. What company, in 2002, introduced the short-lived "Funky Fries", a potato product line with sweetened flavors like Cinn-o-sticks, Cocoa Crispers, etc. (the line would disappear from grocers shelves the following summer).
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Early versions of toothpaste contained snail shells, oxen hoof mash and pumice.
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1. Packard
2. The Graduate
3. Kool-Aid
4. UFO's
5. Bloodhound
6. Hansel and Gretel
7. The Blue Man Group
8. Ore-ida
TRUTH !!
These strange concoctions, generally applied with the fingers, may have helped a bit to preserve some pearly whites, but chances are they didn't taste anything like "cool mint" or help at all in whitening away those Starbucks stains.

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