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Old 03-27-2007, 04:07 PM   #1
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Trivia 3/27

Trivia 3/27


DID YOU KNOW ...
A GOLDFISH KEPT IN THE DARK WILL EVENTUALLY TURN WHITE.


1. What TV sit-com featured a talking 1928 Porter automobile?
2. How high are the Mt. Rushmore sculptures from tip of chin to top of head?
3. What was Apollo Creed's nickname in the "Rocky" films?
4. What's the former Lew Alcindor's name now?
5. What's the name shared by a nursery rhyme and Ella Fitzgerald's first hit song?
6. Is deodar animal, vegetable or mineral ?
7. To which city must I travel in order to view "The Last Supper" painting?
8. Which two countries are separated by the Gulf of Bothnia?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Country singer Johnny Cash was inspired to write the song, "Ring of Fire" after visiting Hawaii and viewing the volcanoes there.
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1. "My Mother, the Car"
2. 60 FEET
3. THE MASTER OF DISASTER
4. KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR
5. "a tisket, a tasket"
6. vegetable (a tree)
7. MILAN
8. SWEDEN AND FINLAND
CRAP !!
Johnny didn't even write it! "Ring of Fire" was co-written by June Carter, Johnny's future bride, and Merle Kilgore, who would be best man at their wedding. The song is based on a poem, "Love's Ring of Fire" by Bob Johnston. It was first recorded by June's sister, Anita.
"Ring of Fire" stayed at the top of the Country chart for seven weeks, and made it to #17 on the Pop chart.
Johnny's daughter, Roseanne Cash, recently wisely refused to allow the tune to be used is a hemorrhoids ad jingle.

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