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Old 06-04-2007, 11:11 AM   #1
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Trivia 6/4

Trivia 6/4
DID YOU KNOW...
U.S. “PAPER” MONEY IS 75% COTTON AND 25% SILK.
1. For every 90 climbers who start up Mt. Everest, how many never come back down?
2. Name the Company that, in 2001, filed the largest corporate bankruptcy in US history.
3. What is the more common name for the Lebanese Shi'ite Party of God ?
4. How many copies must a recording sell to be designated multi-platinum?
5. Which Season sees the most deaths from weather-related causes?
6. What was the name of the Religious Sect that perished in the 1993 disaster at Waco, Texas?
7. Can you name the only U.S. Attorney General to serve time in prison?
8. When it comes to horse racing, about how long is a "length"?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Sinclair Lewis was the first American to win a Nobel Prize for literature.
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1. three
2. ENRON
3. HEZBOLLAH
4. TWO MILLION
5. summer
6. BRANCH DAVIDIANS
7. JOHN MITCHELL- (Nixon's A.G.)
8. eight feet
TRUTH !!
Though Lewis turned down a Nobel Prize in 1925 (???) He accepted the honor in 1930, becoming the first American to do so.

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