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Old 03-08-2010, 04:04 PM   #1
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trivia 3/8

trivia 3/8
DID YOU KNOW...
In the early days of the telephone, operators would pick up a call and use
the phrase, "Well, are you there?". It wasn't until 1895 that someone
suggested answering the phone with the phrase "number please?"

1. can you name the actor who played Felix Unger in the tv series, The Odd Couple?
2. what is the speed of light in feet-per-second?
3. which WWII general was known as "old blood and guts"?
4. under what name did Edson Arentes do Nascimento achieve soccer fame?
5. which major league baseball team is the oldest team without a no-hitter
to it's credit?
6. which big band leader had a hit with "american patrol"?
7. what was the name of Sky king's daughter?
8. what's the best-selling sports-related non-fiction book of all time?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
after the inventor of the Frisbee died, he was cremated and molded into a
limited edition of the flying discs (mommy, this Frisbee is making my hands
dirty!
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1.TONY RANDALL
2. 186,272
3. PATTON
4. pele'
5. the new york mets
6. Glenn miller
7. PENNY
8. "ball four"
TRUTH !!
It was “Steady” Ed Kendrick’s wish that once he passed away his ashes be incorporated into discs so that his soul could fly freely.

All proceeds from the sale of “Steady” Ed Memorial Discs go to the nonprofit “Steady” Ed Memorial Fund, raising money to support “The Ed Headrick Memorial Museum”, home to the Disc Golf Hall of Fame, showcasing many historical items from the early days of the sport at the PDGA International Disc Golf Center at Wildwood Park, Appling Georgia.

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Old 03-08-2010, 04:54 PM   #2
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I was doing great through the first four...although in all honesty, I only got number four right because he's the only soccer player I can name.
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