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Old 03-26-2008, 02:39 PM   #1
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Trivia 3/26

trivia 3/26
Basketball legend Wilt chamberlain once negotiated to box Muhammad Ali- But backed out minutes before the scheduled contract-signing ceremony when he couldn't get a guarantee for a $500,000 tax-free payday.
1. What company, in their ads, urged you to "leave the driving to us!" ?
2. What does a lepidopterist ?
3. What NFL Hall-of-Famer portrayed football coach Montezuma Monroe in the film, Any Given Sunday ?
4. What was the name of the whale that swallows Gapped, Cleo, Figaro, and the title character in the Disney animated film, Pinocchio ?
5. "You Hockey Puck !!" was an all-purpose put-down used by what comedian ?
6. What was Tom Cruise's character's code name in the film, Top Gun ?
7. Darla Conger was the first big "Winner" on what TV show ?
8. What's the medical term for a bruise ?
Women in England are forbidden to propose marriage during leap years.
2. butterflies
3. jim brown
6. maverick
7. who wants to marry a multi-millionaire
The leap day in a leap year, according to some traditions, was the only day a woman was allowed to propose to a man. Scotland even passed a statute that fined men who turned down the proposals !


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I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
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Old 03-27-2008, 01:45 PM   #2
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Only missed 3, 4 and 5 on this one. I'm a little embarrassed to admit I knew the answer to 7.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
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