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Old 03-22-2007, 03:38 PM   #1
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trivia 3/22

trivia 3/22



Did you know...
AN AMERICAN LIVING IN JAPAN IN 1869 INVENTED THE RICKSHAW TO TRANSPORT HIS INVALID WIFE.
1. What are the names of the two characters in the British Sit-Com, "Absolutely Fabulous" ?
2. What was the type of animal featured in Peter Benchley's novel, "Beast" ?
3. Fill in the blank;
The herb feverview is often taken to prevent ________ .
4. What was the name of Jack Palance's character in the film, "City Slickers" ?
5. What is the name of the organization of WWII Airmen who have survived being shot down over water?
6. In the film, "Rocky", can you recall the names of Rocky's two pet turtles?
7. What product used the ad slogan, "How do you spell relief" ?
8. Who was the victim of assassin Leon Czolgosz ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
"Eric Von Zipper" was the original name of the "Rocky Horror Show" character, Dr. Frank-n-Furter.
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1. edina & patsy
2. A GIANT SQUID
3. migraines
4. CURLY
5. the goldfish club
6. CUFF AND LINK
7. ROLAIDS
8. WILLIAM McKINLEY
CRAP !!
The character Eric Von Zipper has no connection to "Rocky Horror". Von Zipper was a regular character in the early 60's "Beach Party" movie series starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello.
Played by Harvey Lembeck, Von Zipper was the leader of the Rat Pack, a bumbling bunch of leather jacketed motorcycle riders, enemies of Avalon's surfer gang.

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Old 03-22-2007, 03:49 PM   #2
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Ok, got 2, 3, 4 and 7 today.
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