"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-29-2011, 06:11 AM   #1
Chef Extraordinaire
luckytrim's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 11,070
trivia 12/29

trivia 12/29
Istanbul, Turkey, is the only city in the world located on two continents.

1. What is the Islamic equal to the red cross?
2. In fable who sold a cow for five beans?
3. What did Alfred Nobel invent, making him super-rich ?
4. Who was the first man to run a sub four minute mile?
Bonus ; What year was it ?)
5. Air Lingus is the national airline of which country?
6. What does an alopecia sufferer lack?
7. What is a baby rabbit called?
8. Michael Caine played Harry Palmer in what 1965 espionage film ?
China censors the internet with something nicknamed the Great Firewall of China.
1. Red Crescent
2. Jack ( and grew a beanstalk )
3. Dynamite
4. Roger Bannister (1954)
5. Republic of Ireland
6. Hair
7. Kit or Kitten
8. The Ipcress File
Officially known as the Golden Shield, the Great Firewall of China began operations in 1998, under the control of the Chinese Ministry of Public Security.
But, like the real Great Wall, its eroding !

Never order the fish on Mondays !

- Anthony Bourdain
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.