DID YOU KNOW...
Herman Melville's "Moby Dick" was inspired by a real event perhaps more spellbinding than the book. In 1820, the Nantucket whale ship Essex was repeatedly rammed by a large sperm whale and sank in the Pacific Ocean, leaving the 20 crew members adrift in three small whaleboats for 95 days. Only eight men survived.
1. what was the year that Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe tied the knot?
2. do you recall the first names of TV's Sanford and son?
3. in the novel, the scarlet letter, what did the letter "A" that Hester
must wear on her dress stand for?
4. in 1962, convicted soviet spy Rudolf Abel was exchanged for which
5. can you name the famous pirate whose flagship was the Adventure Galley
6. what year saw the building of the first aircraft carrier built from the
(the first three carriers were converted from battle cruisers)
7. who was the singer on the first record to sell a million copies?
(hint; the year was 1907)
8. what year did the classic movie From Here to Eternity
win the academy
award for best picture?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Tabasco is a State in Mexico.
2. FRED AND LAMONT
4. FRANCIS GARY POWERS
5. Captain Kidd
7. Enrico Caruso
........and so is Tequila !