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Old 12-09-2008, 04:17 PM   #1
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Trivia 12/9

trivia 12/9


DID YOU KNOW...

A RECORD IS PLAYED FROM THE OUTSIDE IN; A CD IS PLAYED IN REVERSE, FROM THE INSIDE OUT.



1. Remember Starsky & Hutch? What were their first names ?
(Bonus: what was "Hutch" short for?)
2. Agatha Christie wrote 80 who-dunnit's over her long career; In how many of them did the Butler "Do it" ?
3. How many seasons has Joe Paterno been head coach at Penn State ?
4. Fill in the blank;
Dutch explorer Abel Tasman, in 1642, was the first European to sight the island of ________ .
5. What was the title of Stevie Nicks' debut solo album ?
6. NAME THAT TV SHOW !
"The Devil made me do it!" With the possible exception of Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In (1968-73), it was the hippest show on TV during the 1970's, with the host playing a collection of humorous characters. There was the Reverend Leroy, private eye Danny Danger, Good-Time Ice Cream man Herbie, and others....
7. What battle in American history is the origin of the famous quote, "Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes!" ?
8. In which Disney film was the title character's love interest named Jasmine ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Teddy Roosevelt was the first Presidential Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
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1. David and Kenneth (Hutchinson)
2. None
3. 43'rd season, as of this year
4. Tasmania
5. Bella Donna
6. The Flip Wilson Show
7. Battle of Bunker Hill (acceptable; Breed's Hill)
8. Aladdin
TRUTH !!
The 26th President of the U.S.A. accepted the award in 1906, for helping to settle the Russo / Japanese War.

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Old 12-09-2008, 04:39 PM   #2
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I didn't do too well today. I only got the ones in red:

1. David and Kenneth (Hutchinson)
2. None
3. 43'rd season, as of this year
4. Tasmania
5. Bella Donna
6. The Flip Wilson Show
7. Battle of Bunker Hill (acceptable; Breed's Hill)
8. Aladdin
TRUTH !!

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