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Old 12-18-2006, 05:04 PM   #1
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trivia 12/18

trivia 12/18

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The Marx Brothers really were brothers. Harpo got his nickname because he played the harp. Chico got his for being a ladies man (more specifically, for chasing "chicks"). Groucho wore a "grouch bag" around his neck to keep his valuables in. Zeppo was named after Mr. Zippo, a popular comic strip character, and the oft-forgotten Gummo got his nickname from his gum-soled shoes.

1. the last US President to sport a beard left office in 1893; name him.
2. Name the far Eastern mountain that has the distinction of being the most-visited mountain on the planet.
3. Which Italian city is the birthplace of the pizza?
4. What TV ventriloquist was the voice of Lamb Chop?
5. Which State was originally named "Desert" by it's first settlers?
6. Which TV character often used the term, "correcto-mundo!"?
7. To which of the fifty must I travel to visit London Bridge?
8. What kind of poem is Edward Lear famous for?
Less than half of all murders in the USA are committed with a firearm.

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From 2000 to 2004, the FBI compiled statistics on the 68,424 murders committed in the USA. A total of 45,197, or two-thirds of those murders, were committed with a handgun, rifle, or some other firearm.

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