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Old 04-28-2006, 08:22 AM   #1
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Trivia 4/28

1. what on the human body is called the "philtrum"?
2. in the "batman" comics, do you know the last name of bruce wayne's butler, alfred?
3. what was the greatest weight difference between two contenders in a heavyweight championship fight?
4. before the name was shortened, what battlefield weapon was named "pomegranate"?
5. how much did billionaire dennis tito pay to the russians for a ride in the international space station?
6. name the new jersey community named for prince william of orange, who later became king william III.
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
the man who wrote, "god bless america" was born in russia.
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1. the vertical groove on the upper lip. (???)
2. PENNYWORTH
3. 86 pounds (55 pounds?)
4. GRENADE
5. TEN MILLION DOLLARS
6. PRINCETON ( !! )
FACT !!
irving berlin was born in eastern russia in 1888, but immigrated to new york city with his family five years later. he first published the music for "god bless america" in 1938, and is well known for the more than 1,000 other songs in his catalog, including "white christmas",and "puttin' on the ritz".

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Old 04-28-2006, 12:10 PM   #2
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I got 4, 5 and 6 today. An improvement over yesterdays trivia at least.
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Old 04-28-2006, 03:06 PM   #3
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"four out of six ain't bad", he said, tapping his septum............
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