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Old 12-19-2006, 03:28 PM   #1
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trivia 12/19

trivia 12/19


Did you know…
FILL YOUR BATHTUB WITH WATER 20,000 TIMES. THAT MUCH WATER FALLS OVER NIAGARA FALLS EVERY SECOND.
1. The USA has had only one person to serve as Vice President who was born in California; who was it ?
2. Who wrote the lines, "Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet" ?
3. Who played the part of Sally Bowles in the movie version of "Cabaret" ?
4. What company sold the very popular Cabbage Patch Dolls and Trivial Pursuit ?
5. What is the main ingredient of Vichyssoise?
6. What sort of critter comes in a "Samoyed" variety ?
7. From 1985 to 1990, the number of American households owning this entertainment appliance Quadrupled; what is it?
8. What is actor Anthony Daniels' most memorable movie role?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Ounce for ounce, the orange is the most nutrient-dense fruit.
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1. RICHARD NIXON
2. RUDYARD KIPLING
3. LIZA MINNELLI
4. coleco
5. POTATOES
6. dogs
7. vcr
8. C3-PO, in "Star Wars"
CRAP !!
The Kiwi fruit was found to be the most nutritious fruit by a 1997 Rutgers University study, followed by the papaya, the mango and then the orange.
A kiwi fruit has twice the vitamin C as the orange, is lower in sodium, and higher in potassium and vitamin E

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