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Old 02-04-2013, 04:37 PM   #1
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trivia 2/4

trivia 2/4
DID YOU KNOW...
When casting the campy 1960’s TV series, producers narrowed down the choices for the lead roles of Batman and Robin to two sets of actors: Lyle Waggoner and Peter R. J. Deyell, and Adam West and Burt Ward, the pair who won out. Also almost cast: Spencer Tracy, who was offered the role of the Penguin. He said he’d take the role if he could “kill Batman.” (Request denied.)


1. Between the North and South Islands of New Zealand, there is a narrow strait. What is this strait called?
2. What was the only theme song from a James Bond film to hit number one on American pop singles charts?
3. What animals teeth gave rise to the expression" long in the tooth" to describe someone passed his or her prime ?
4. Name the three US states that contain five letters ...
5. What movies Oscar winning score was used as background music for Marlboro man cigarette TV commercials in the 1960's ?
6. President George Washington's cabinet consisted of only four members, or secretaries; which of the following was NOT one of those space?
a.- Sec. of agriculture.
b. - Secretary of state.
c. - Sec. of war.
d. - Sec. of the treasury.
e. - Atty. Gen.
7. In the film." The nutty professor", what was the name of the professor’s alter ego ?
8. Which of the following is not a son of the Biblical Jacob?
a. - Issachar
b. - Ithamar
c. - Zebulun
d.- Dan
TRUTH OR CRAP??
The signatures on the $60,000,000 in the US paper currency authorized by Congress in 1861 were hand – signed.

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1. Cook Strait
2. "A view to a kill" – Duran Duran
3. The horse.
4. Idaho, Maine, Texas
5. The magnificent Seven (1960).
6. - a
7. Buddy Love.
8. – b
TRUTH !!
All the bills were hand signed by treasury department clerks. The following year, and ever since, engraved signatures of high treasury department officials have been printed on US paper currency

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I got 2 out of 3 on #4, #8 and Truth!
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:37 PM   #3
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Got 3, 4, 6, 7, and truth.

I thought for sure either Live and Let Die or Nobody Does It Better for James Bond.
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Old 02-04-2013, 08:28 PM   #4
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I got the ones in red:

1. Cook Strait
2. "A view to a kill" – Duran Duran -- All I could think of was "For your eyes only."
3. The horse.
4. Idaho, Maine, Texas

5. The magnificent Seven (1960).
6. - a
7. Buddy Love.
8. – b
TRUTH !!
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Old 02-05-2013, 03:56 PM   #5
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Got 3, 4, 6, 7, and truth.

I thought for sure either Live and Let Die or Nobody Does It Better for James Bond.

Live and let die spent three weeks at # 2 ...............
Madonna's Offering Peaked at # 8
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