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Old 12-17-2007, 04:04 PM   #1
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Trivia 12/17

trivia 12/17
In 1920 Socialist Eugene Debs received over 920,000 votes for president of the U.S.- yet he ran his entire campaign while in jail.

1. In which country are the Zagroz Mountains ?
2. Which female player won the Olympic Gold Medal in tennis at the Sydney Games ?
3. Which ancient Egyptian queen is renowned for her great beauty ?
4. In what year did women gain the vote in Switzerland ?
5. What country leads with the highest percentage of it's citizens hooked up to the internet ?
6. Name the first U.S. President to be born in a hospital.
7. In which sport are stones and brooms used ?
8. Who made the tune Tiny Bubbles famous?
Eddie Bauer was a mountain man who started his company selling clothes to miners and trappers in Oregon.
1. iran
2. venus williams
4. 1971
5. south korea
Eddie Bauer, who founded his company in Seattle in 1920, was no mountain man, tho' he was a lover of the great outdoors.
His stores blended flannel and fashion, keeping people warm and toasty in very cold weather.
Today, Eddie Bauer Inc., a division of Spiegel, consists of more than 400 stores with locations in North America, Germany and Japan.

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