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Old 02-25-2009, 04:26 PM   #1
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Trivia 2/25

trivia 2/25
DID YOU KNOW...
the last day that the U.S. Dollar was on the gold standard was April 4, 1933.


1. The first day of Lent is known by what name ?
2. What's the catch-phrases of TV Chef Emeril LaGasse, when adding spices to his dishes ?
3. Do You recall the name of the title character in Hemmingway's The Old Man and the Sea ?
4. List Santa's "Eight Tiny Reindeer" in the order they appear in song...
5. How does the Motto of New Brunswick, Canada, "Spem reduxit" translate to in English ?
6. Miss Vicki got married on the Tonight Show in 1969.......to whom ?
7. What future country music legend was an inmate in the audience when Johnny Cash played his concert there ?
8. Where must I travel to visit the islands of Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, or Niihau ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
President Calvin Coolidge won election to his first term by the closest margin ever up to that time.
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1. Ash Wednesday
2. "Let's kick it up a notch!", and "BAM !"
3. Santiago
4. Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donder, Blitzen
5. "Hope restored"
6. Tiny Tim
7. Merle Haggard
8. Hawaii
CRAP !!
Coolidge gained office after the assassination of Warren G. Harding.
Known as "Silent Hal", he once told his cabinet, "Don't say anything, and you won't keep being asked to repeat it".

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