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Old 12-22-2006, 09:44 AM   #1
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trivia 12/22

trivia 12/22


Did you know...
William Howard Taft, our 27th president, weighed as much as 332 pounds while in office and was so large that he got stuck in the White House bathtub and had to have a custom tub fashioned for his use.




1. What does the WD stand for in WD-40 ?
2. What Mel Brooks classic was originally titled, "Black Bart".
3. Under what name did rapper Rob Van Winkle achieve fleeting fame?
4. What Auto maker used the slogan, "We Build Excitement !" ?
5. What Sport is Jeanette Lee, AKA "the Black Widow", a champion in?
6. What name does Tom Hanks give to a volleyball in the film, "Castaway"?
7. What's the name of Snoopy's bird friend ?
8. What two boxers faced each other in the "Thrilla in Manila" ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
One of the greatest Western Movies of all time features a Russian playing an American gunslinger, a German playing a hotheaded Mexican peasant, and a Brooklyn Jew playing a Bandito.
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1.WATER DISPLACEMENT
2. "BLAZING SADDLES"
3. vanilla ice
4. pontiac
5. billiards
6. WILSON
7. WOODSTOCK
8. ALI-FRAZIER
TRUTH !!
For "The Magnificent Seven", the 1960 adaptation of the masterpiece, "Seven Samurai", executive producer Walter Mirsch cast Yul Brynner to play the leader of the hired guns, Horst Buchholz to play Chico, the peasant-turned-gunfighter, and Eli Wallach to play the Mexican villain.

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Old 12-22-2006, 03:52 PM   #2
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Missed 1 and 5 today but got the rest. Thanks LT.
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Old 12-22-2006, 04:53 PM   #3
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Missed 1, 4, and 5.

I am dumber than Alix.
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Old 12-23-2006, 10:33 AM   #4
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LMAO! Or you watch less TV than I do. We have a game called Adverteasing that I kick butt at. Its not really a good thing though, its all jingles and slogans which means I started blankly at a TV for far too long in my formative years.
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