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Old 12-26-2006, 10:06 AM   #1
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trivia 12/26

trivia 12/26

Honeybees are not native to North America. They were introduced from Europe in the 1600s by the Puritans.
Why do bees buzz? Because their wings beat 185 times per second, which makes the buzzing sound.

Safety tip: A honeybee wont sting what doesn'tt move-so dont swat it!

1. What company's motto is "the Company you Keep" ?
2. What radio station did Martin Payne work at in the sit-com, "Martin" ?
3. What was the name of the NFL Chiefs before they moved to Kansas City ?
4. What Comic Book Super-Heroine was born on Paradise Island ?
5. What two Pro Wrestlers made up the tag-team called "The Road Warriors" ?
6. What Baseball legend was known as "The Yankee Clipper" ?
7. Fill in the blank; The Marianas Trench is the deepest point in any of the world's oceans, plunging to a depth of almost _____ miles!
8. Who was the first US President to name a brother to his cabinet ?
While in High School, future Microsoft moguls Bill Gates and Paul Allen hatched a business called Traff-o-Data in order to secure free computer time.
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As 15-year-olds at Lakeside Prep in Seattle, Gates and Allen desperately wanted to get onto good computers, which were only available to Universities and Businesses at the time. By cobbling together a legitimate business that analyzed traffic data, the U. of Washington let the young entrepreneurs onto their computers. In 1970, the business not only got them free quality computer time, but netted them $20,000 and paved the way to their eventual success- and a combined net worth of over $60 billion.

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I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
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