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Old 03-28-2007, 04:03 PM   #1
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Trivia 3/28

Trivia 3/28

DID YOU KNOW...
FLORIDA’S DISNEY WORLD IS LARGER THAN THE ENTIRE CITY OF BUFFALO, NEW YORK.
1. 2. Name the TV Crime-fighter who drove an auto named "Black Beauty".
2. What is the agent number of TV cartoon character Secret Squirrel?
3. How long was the title character marooned in the novel, "Robinson Crusoe"?
4. What does a Lepidopterist Collect or study?
5. What does the name, Pinocchio" translate to in English?
6. What is the name of the Central American country formerly known as British Honduras?
7. "Unadulterated Food Products" is the original name of what beverage maker?
8. What was Detective Harry Callahan's badge number in the "Dirty Harry" films?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas) was at one time added to whipped cream to make it sprayable.
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1. GREEN HORNET
2. 000
3. over 28 years
4. BUTTERFLIES
5. pine-eye
6. BELIZE
7. snapple
8. 2211
TRUTH !!
In 1932, a chemist named Charles Goetz tackled the problem of whipped cream turning runny and un-usable shortly after being made. He added laughing gas to it, and ice-cream parlors everywhere rejoiced.
(He used the same technology on shaving cream, by the way...)

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Old 03-28-2007, 04:59 PM   #2
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Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas) was at one time added to whipped cream to make it sprayable.
They still put it in there.
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Old 03-29-2007, 01:44 AM   #3
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Sheesh! I only got one tonight. The one I got (total guess) was Snapple. My daughter was in a Snapple commercial about 10 years ago, but you couldn't see her. It was a large group thing with all the band and chorus members from her high school.

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