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Old 04-28-2010, 03:56 PM   #1
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Trivia 4/28

trivia 4/28
DID YOU KNOW...
The world's largest cut diamond is an unnamed Fancy Black, containing small red diamond crystals. It weighs 555.55 carats and was polished into 55 facets over several years and completed in June 2004.

1. can you recall the first name of vice president dan quayle's wife?
2. what was George Washington's presidential salary in 1789?
3. caspar weinberger served as secretary of defense under what president?
4. aboard what ship did captain Joseph Hazelwood gain worldwide press
coverage?
5. what year did Gilda radner succumb to cancer?
6. what was the name of the actress who was married to mike Tyson?
7. geopolitically speaking, what is the "molink" on the presidents desk?
8. how many of the "monkees" rock group can you name?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
the original price for an APPLE I computer was $666.66.
(1994)
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1. Marilyn
2. $25,000.00
3. RONALD REAGAN
4. THE EXXON VALDEZ
5. 1989
6. robin givens
7. THE RED PHONE "HOT-LINE" BETWEEN MOSCOW AND WASHINGTON
8. MICKEY DOLENZ, DAVEY JONES, mike Nesmith, PETER TORK

TRUTH !!
the computer, introduced in 1976, was somewhat like a circuit board. it
came without a keyboard, power supply or monitor. it did allow purchasers
to create their own programs, once they hooked up needed devices to the
contraption. one of these dinosaurs recently brought $12,500 at auction.

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