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Old 02-04-2006, 07:10 AM   #1
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Trivia 2/3

holy mole' !!
i forgot to post friday's.....

Did you know ??
your fingernails grow at an average rate of one-tenth of an inch per month. they grow faster on your dominant hand, and they grow faster in the summer than in the winter.
1. what event inspired the norman mailer novel, "the naked and the dead" ?
2. fill in the blank;
the "mama's and the papa's" singing group was comprised of john and michelle phillips, cass elloit, and_______.
3. who played babe ruth in the 1948 movie about the babe's life?
4. who is "star wars" most famous wookiee?
5. what is the name of the fictional land where hobbits live?
6. what was the name of cartoon canine scientist mr. peabody's young assistant?
young betty crocker was a cub scout den mother.
3. william bendix (??)
"betty crocker" was created in 1921 to solve a mail crisis.
after a promotion for gold medal flour flooded washburn crosby company with questions about baking, the company created a fictitious kitchen expert.
the name crocker was taken from a recently retired director of the company, and "betty" was used because it sounded friendly.


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holy mole' !!
i forgot to post friday's.....
No worries

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