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Old 02-02-2012, 04:21 PM   #1
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trivia 2/2

trivia 2/2
DID YOU KNOW...
Sherlock Holmes has been played by more actors than any other fictional character.
List of actors who have played Sherlock Holmes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

1. Who wrote The Rights of Man and The Age of Reason ?
2. The Mau Mau Uprising took place in which country\( 1952 thru 1960 ) ?
3. In Greek mythology who killed the Gorgon Medusa ?
4. Which two metals are alloyed to make pewter ?
5. Where did the mutineers of the Bounty settle ?
6. The Po is the longest river in.......
a. - China
b. – Italy
c.- Russia
d. – Spain
7. What does a polyandric have more than one of ?
8. What is the American equivalent of the Irish Poteen ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
In 1989, Disney Corp. sued three Florida Day-Care centers because they had depicted Disney characters on their walls.
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1. Thomas Paine
2. Kenya
3. Perseus
4. Tin and Lead
5. Pitcairn Island
6. – b
7. Husband
8. Moonshine
TRUTH !!
The Day-Care centers were sued for trademark infringement for using Disney characters, like Mickey Mouse, which are trademarked.
They were replaced on the centers’ walls with trademarked characters donated by Universal studios and Hanna-Barbera Productions !

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Old 02-02-2012, 05:35 PM   #2
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Not too good. I got the ones in red:

1. Thomas Paine
2. Kenya
3. Perseus
4. Tin and Lead
5. Pitcairn Island
6. – b

7. Husband
8. Moonshine
TRUTH !! -- I knew this one had to be true. Disney is vicious about trademark infringement.
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