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Old 03-31-2008, 04:02 PM   #1
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Trivia 3/31

TRIVIA 3/31
DID YOU KNOW...
RICHEST CHARITY IN THE U.S.: THE MAYO FOUNDATION, WITH $5.6 BILLION IN ANNUAL REVENUE.


1. In the Charlie's Angels movie series, what was the name of the character played by Cameron Diaz ?
2. Who was king of England during the American Revolution ?
3. According to French tradition, how many pleats should there be in a chef's tall starched white hat ?
4. Can you name the Beatles' first hit to go to #1 on the USA Billboard chart ?
(Bonus- can you name their last one ?)
5. What is an onychophagist ?
6. Can you name the four Hitchcock films that starred James Stewart ?
7. Which European capital is located on the Spree River ?
8. How many men were on base in the famous poem "Casey at the Bat" ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The cream filling in the center of the original Twinkies sponge cakes was banana-flavored.
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1. natalie cook
2. GEORGE III
3. 100 (to represent the number of ways a master chef can prepare eggs)
4. I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND - the long and winding road
5. a chronic nail-biter
6. rope- REAR WINDOW-
THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH- vertigo
7. berlin
8. TWO
TRUTH !!
Twinkies were filled with banana cream when they were introduced in Chicago in 1930. The filling was changed to vanilla during WWII when there was a banana shortage. The banana flavor was marketed again in 2005, to mark the release of the King Kong remake.

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Old 03-31-2008, 04:18 PM   #2
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That was fun, although my score was awful. 100 pleats in a French chef hat?! Whew! I wouldn't want the job of sewing them! It was a good move to change the Twinkie filling to vanilla. Very interesting, LT!
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Old 03-31-2008, 04:21 PM   #3
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YOU are welcome !
New Q's are posted each day, so check in !!
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Old 03-31-2008, 11:36 PM   #4
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man, i sucked today. just 2, 8, and the truth correct.
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Old 04-01-2008, 07:18 AM   #5
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I got 5 out of 8 correct, and the T or C!!!!!!
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