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Old 02-22-2008, 09:03 AM   #1
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Trivia 2/22

trivia 2/22
DID YOU KNOW...

LOOK OUT! THE CONTINENT OF AUSTRALIA IS DRIFTING NORTHWARD AT A RATE OF 2.25 INCHES PER YEAR

1. What was the first food product sold in an aerosol can in the U.S. ?

(Bonus; what year was it ?)
2. Who was the first TV newsman to be described as an "anchor" ?
3. What letter is the symbol for tungsten on the chemical element chart ?
4. Jethro was the father-in-law of what major Biblical figure ?
5. Only three women have had their own film production company in the 20th century;
Mary Pickford and Lucille Ball were two. Can you name the third ?
6. Under what name did Old West outlaw Robert Leroy Parker achieve notoriety ?
7. What is the primary ingredient of "Fauxtatoes" ?
8. To which country must I travel to visit the Great Sandy Desert ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
"Borscht" is named after a Russian statesman famous for being a real "windbag" .
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1. reddi-wip (1947)
2. WALTER CRONKITE
3. "w"
4. MOSES
5. OPRAH WINFREY
6. BUTCH CASSIDY
7. cauliflower
8. AUSTRALIA
CRAP !!
The vegetable-rich stew is simply the Yiddish word for "soup".

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