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Old 02-09-2007, 10:09 AM   #1
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trivia 2/9

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DID YOU KNOW...
A rainbow can be seen only in the morning or late afternoon. It is a phenomenon that can occur only when the sun is 40 degrees or less above the horizon.
1. There are more motor vehicles registered in what state than in any other?
2. What Hollywood club is famous for it's "Roasts" of celebrities?
3. Name the cowboy crooner who first introduced us to "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer"?
4. Name New York City's biggest holiday parade.
5. What are the four H's in "4-H Club"?
6. To which of the fifty must I travel to attend the annual Cranberry Festival?
7. In what State capital did Jefferson Davis take office as President of the Confederacy?
8. What Ivy League school awards the Pulitzer Prizes?
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1. CALIFORNIA
2. FRIAR'S CLUB
3. GENE AUTRY
4. st. patrick's day parade
5. HEAD, HANDS, HEART, health
6. massachusetts
7. MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA
8. new york university

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Old 02-09-2007, 12:40 PM   #2
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I'm thinking that either I am losing my edge or these are getting tougher. I got 1 and 5 today. Yeesh. I'm afraid to see what Sunday's will be like.
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Old 02-10-2007, 07:39 AM   #3
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Gotta keep it interesting; don't want to bore y'all...........

btw Alix, if you want to bone up, sunday's theme is oscar-winning songs, and the movies they were introduced in.
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Old 02-10-2007, 11:02 AM   #4
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Oh dear lord. I SUCK at entertainment trivia of all types.
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Old 02-10-2007, 02:15 PM   #5
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I was surprised at the parade - I thought it would be Thanksgiving.
I love these fun facts.
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Old 02-10-2007, 02:48 PM   #6
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i missed #'s 3, 5, and 7 today.

the st. pat's day parade is a.k.a. "amateurs day" to us plastic paddy's.
and no girly-men allowed!

joisey also has a huge cranberry festival, of which we attend most years. no pahkin' the cah in the yahd for us.

i shoulda known #7. ken burns would be disappointed with me.
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Old 02-11-2007, 07:12 AM   #7
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i shoulda known #7. ken burns would be disappointed with me.
Well, Bucky, hit the books, 'cause next Sunday is, well, Ken Burns Day, one might say........................
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