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Old 05-17-2007, 04:07 PM   #1
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trivia 5/17

trivia 5/17
Did you know...
COUNT THEM YOURSELF: 1 SPECK OF DUST CONTAINS A QUADRILLION ATOMS.
1. What handy devices do Britons call "handies"?
2. MTV's first game show was called. what?
3. Which of these kills more humans annually than the other two;
Salmonella, flesh-eating virus, or lightning?
4. What WWII war criminal was nick-named the "Butcher of Lyons"?
5. What former US president is enshrined in the Colorado skiing hall of fame?
6. What TV series spurred fashion crazes for name-plate necklaces and Fendi Baguettes?
7. Who wrote the book titled "The Naked Chef Takes Off" ?
8. What age milestone qualifies you to be a "Super-Centenarian"?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The Dead Sea Scrolls were written on hemp paper.
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1. cell phones
2. "REMOTE CONTROL"
3. flesh-eating virus
4. KLAUS BARBIE
5. gerald ford
6. "sex and the city"
7. jamie oliver
8. ONE HUNDRED AND TEN
CRAP !!
The scrolls were written on leather, copper and papyrus.
A shepherd found the 2,000 year-old scrolls in 1947 in caves near the shores of the Dead Sea.
They contain the earliest-known handwritten versions of the Hebrew Bible and are made up of about 850 documents.

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Old 05-17-2007, 04:26 PM   #2
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hiya, lucky. I did 50% on your quiz today. Better than the usual 0%, so I'm patting myself a little on the back.
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Old 05-17-2007, 04:32 PM   #3
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U GO MUDBUG !

always something to learn here, yes?
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Old 05-17-2007, 04:33 PM   #4
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oh yes - even if I don't always post, I always read your offerings. Big fan of useless trivia here.
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