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Old 05-01-2009, 03:36 PM   #1
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Trivia 5/1

trivia 5/1
DID YOU KNOW...
The body of Francisco Pizzaro, the Spanish conquistador who conquered Peru in the sixteenth century, was embalmed in special herbs after his death and preserved in the Cathedral in the main square of Lima. His body can still be viewed today, enclosed in a glass casket.

1. According to legend, what did the Greek goddess Nike represent ?
2. What was the product invented by the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing company upon which the entire corporation was built?
3. Your 'patella' is what part of your body?
4. Name That Series:
"'Sometimes You Want To Be Where Everybody Knows Your Name"...............
5. How far is the Sun from the Earth?
6. David McConnell's company was originally called the Perfume Company but he renamed it in honor of his favorite playwright, William Shakespeare. What was its "new" name?
7. Multiple Choice; In Sue Grafton's alphabet detective series, what is A for?
a. Affair
b. Alibi
c. Aggravated

8. Cinemashups !!
After Mr. Freeze is defeated in the Crusades, Sean Connery returns home to find that his lifelong love, Audrey Hepburn has joined a convent........
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Rosemary Clooney, who had great success as a singer and actress in the 50's and 60's, is George Clooney's aunt.
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1. Victory
2. Scotch tape
3. Your Kneecap
4. Cheers
5. 93 million miles
6. Avon (for Shakespeare's home, Stratford on Avon)
7. b. Alibi
8. Batman and Robin and Marion
FACT !!
'nuff said !!

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