"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-14-2008, 02:51 PM   #1
Master Chef
luckytrim's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 7,347
Trivia 4/14

trivia 4/14
There are over 40,000 Chinese restaurants in the USA; that's more than all the McDonalds, Burger King, and Kentucky Fried Chicken combined !

1. What's the only bird to be honored with it's own year on the Chinese calendar ?
2. What 1992 movie gave Geena Davis a chance to prove she was a good spitter ?
3. In what book would I find Patrick Bateman, a trader who kills women at night ?
4. Cartoonist Robert Crumb created what famous feline ?
5. What versatile pocket item is produced by Victorinox ?
6. What was the year, make, and model of the car driven by Starsky and Hutch ?
7. Which company marketed the first home pizza-making kit ?
(Bonus- what was the year ?)
8. In what cartoon feature film would I find a villain called Oogie Boogie Man ?
A popcorn kernel can shoot up over eight feet in the air during the heating process.
1. rooster
3. american psycho
5. swiss army knife
7. chef boyardee (1959)
But they have been known to top the three-foot mark.


Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-14-2008, 02:52 PM   #2
Executive Chef
miniman's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Basingstoke, England
Posts: 4,687
Wow - a whole 1 right.

miniman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-14-2008, 03:54 PM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,088
Oopie, do! I got 4 out of 8. Knew the pizza one. I must've eaten cases of those little boxed goodies when I was a child.
"As a girl I had zero interest in the stove." - Julia Child
This is real inspiration. Look what Julia became!
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:26 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.