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Old 05-14-2012, 04:31 PM   #1
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trivia 5/14

trivia 5/14
DID YOU KNOW...
An elephant has 40,000 Muscles and tendons in its trunk.

1. The British Bobbies call it a truncheon ; what’s it called in the USA ?
2. In DC comics Linda Lee Danvers is whose “Secret Identity?
3. Philatelists would love to own a Penny Black, or a Two-Penny Blue ;
What are they ?
4. What sort of food item is Tokay ?
5. Which Country’s currency is the dong ?
6. The official Bird of the USA is the Bald Eagle ; What is Britain’s ?
7. What does Zip stand for in the American Zip Code?
8. What is the most common hardwood used in manufacturing plywood ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
In the 1600’s, the Vatican ruled that, as far as Lent was concerned, Beaver meat was fish.
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1. Nightstick
2. Supergirl
3. Rare Postage Stamps
4. Wine
5. dong
6. The European Robin
7. Zone Improvement Plan
8. Birch
TRUTH !!
The Bishop of Quebec put the question to the Vatican because Canada was using the furs for trade and that left a lot of uneaten beaver available.


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Old 05-14-2012, 05:06 PM   #2
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hey, LT, we need a better answer for #5. Thanks.
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Old 05-15-2012, 05:04 PM   #3
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oops !
Vietnam
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oops !
Vietnam
I thought it was "Ding."
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Old 05-15-2012, 08:23 PM   #5
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I thought it was "Ding."

The Ding is a derivative of the Dong from the A-Ling province of Viet Nam.
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Old 05-16-2012, 05:18 AM   #6
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Ding-Dong!
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