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Old 03-29-2011, 04:34 PM   #1
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trivia 3/29

trivia 3/29
DID YOU KNOW...
Country Music legend Conway Twitty - born Harold Jenkins - Took his Stage name from the names of the cities where his two major love interests lived ; Conway, Arkansas and Twitty, Texas.

1. In the 1993 film comedy Groundhog Day, what song is playing morning after morning when Bill Murray's character is awakened by his radio alarm clock ?
2. Can you name the Iconic Actress who's first spoken words on-screen were, "Gimmie a whiskey - Ginger Ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby !" ?
(Hint; The year was 1930 )
3. If I am a "Cairene" where do I live ?
4. About how fast - in MPH - can a Boa Constrictor move on open ground ?
5. How many members of the California-based pop band the Beach Boys were surfers ?
6. What is the total when you add up all the numbers from 1 to 100 ?
7. What is the first name of Capt. Hook, of Peter Pan ?
(Bonus; how about Capt. Cook, the famous explorer ?)
8. In a box of Grape-Nuts cereal, what percentage of the contents are grapes and what percentage are nuts ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The first official Symbol of the U.S. Postal Service was Mercury, the winged messenger of the Roman Gods.
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1. I Got You, Babe - Sonny & Cher
2. Greta Garbo
3. Cairo, Egypt
4. About one MPH
5. Only one - Drummer Dennis Wilson
6. 5,050
7. James ( James)
8. Zero for both
TRUTH !!
He was the symbol from 1782 to 1837, when He was replaced by a running pony.
The current symbol, the Eagle, replaced the pony in 1970.

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