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Old 03-26-2010, 07:18 AM   #1
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Trivia 3/26

trivia 3/26
DID YOU KNOW ...
About 19 percent of the total electricity generated in the United States comes from nuclear power.


1. One of the many "Perks" enjoyed by most of our elected officials is "Franking" ; what is "Franking" ?
2. What Lili Tomlin character issues philosophy from a big rocking chair ?
3. What country's citizens are called "Monegasques" ?
4. What company's logo is called the "Swoosh" ?
5. By what name was 11th-century Spanish military leader Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar known ?
(Hint; Picture Charlton Heston and Sophia Loren in a 1961 biographical film ....)
6. What NBC sitcom once saw two of its neurotics try to pitch NBC on a sitcom about nothing ?
7. Which Disney movie offer the songs Twitterpated and Let's Sing a Gay Little Spring Song ?
8. Which of a snakes senses is aided by the Jacobson's Organ ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The concept of the Leap Year first appeared in the Julian Calendar.
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1. free postage
2. Edith Ann
3. Monaco's
4. Nike's
5. El Cid
6. Seinfeld
7. Bambi
8. sense of smell
CRAP !!
The Julian Calendar didn't factor in leap years ; The Gregorian Calendar modified the Julian version and incorporated leap years as we know them today.

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