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Old 04-11-2012, 01:19 PM   #1
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trivia 4/11

trivia 4/11
DID YOU KNOW...
In present-day Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Pakistan, a girl who loses her virginity before her wedding day may be punished or murdered along with her lover by the males of her own family.

1. Who was the first European to explore North America?
2. In what language did St Paul write his epistles?
A. - Latin
b. - Hebrew
c. - Aramaic
d. - Greek
3. In National Lampoon’s Vacation, what fictional theme park were the Griswolds trying
to get to?
4. Where in the USA is the UFO Museum located?
5. What is the name of the vehicle that transports Scooby-Do and the gang around?
6. What company claims to be the "Most Trusted Name in Electronics"?
7. What Broadway hit is set in the New York City Municipal Orphanage?
8. Of the latest five US Presidents, (Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton and Bush) which one
had the highest job approval rating after one year in office?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The "Great Leap to Freedom" in the dance world refers to Rudolf Nureyev's daring
escape from the Russian KGB at Le Bourget airport in Paris in 1961..
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1. LEIF ERIKSSON
2. d - Greek
3. WALLY WORLD
4. ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO
5. mystery machine
6. RCA
7. "ANNIE"
8. Jimmie Carter at 76%
TRUTH !!
After defecting to the west, Nureyev quickly became a superstar of ballet, receiving wild
acclaim on a par with Mick Jagger and Andy Warhol. He joined London's Ballet
Company and partnered with Margot Fonteyn, giving new life to such classics as
"Giselle" and "Swan Lake".
He died of AIDS complications in 1993.

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Old 04-11-2012, 06:11 PM   #2
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I got the ones in red:

1. LEIF ERIKSSON
2. d - Greek --I wavered back and forth and went with the wrong one.
3. WALLY WORLD
4. ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO
5. mystery machine

6. RCA
7. "ANNIE"
8. Jimmie Carter at 76%
TRUTH !!
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Old 04-11-2012, 06:13 PM   #3
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The only reason I remembered the Mystery Machine was because a few years ago we bought our grandson Andrew a Mystery Machine alarm clock. When the alarm went off the Mystery Machine honked and the headlights flashed.
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Old 04-12-2012, 07:35 AM   #4
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probably a collector's item now, Barb !

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