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Old 05-20-2013, 07:40 AM   #1
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trivia 5/20

trivia 5/20
And now, the end is near: Frank Sinatra’s last TV appearance was on Who’s the Boss?

1. What land mammal has the longest tail?
2. How many copies of a record album have to be sold for it to be certified "diamond"?
3. What on-line store was originally named Cadabra.com ?
4. The Pierce Arrow was the first auto to be named for a weapon; name two more.
5. How do squid communicate with each other?
6. Future governors Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jesse Ventura appeared in three
Hollywood films together; name two...
7. How long is the hour hand on London's Big Ben?
a. – 6 feet
b. – 9 feet
c. – 12 feet
d. – 15 feet
(Bonus; how long is the minute hand?)
8. What is Wonder Woman's secret identity ?
On the hit TV series, Bonanza, each of Adam Cartwright’s three sons was born to a different mother.

2. 10 million
3. amazon.com
4. AMC JAVELIN, dodge magnum (also the sunbeam rapier)
6. "PREDATOR", "the running man", "BATMAN AND ROBIN"
7. – b (14 feet)
8. Diane prince
He had three sons, each by a different wife: the eldest was the urbane architect Adam Cartwright (Pernell Roberts) who built the ranch house; the second was the warm and lovable giant Eric "Hoss" (Dan Blocker); and the youngest was the hotheaded and impetuous Joseph or "Little Joe" (Michael Landon).

Via exposition (Bonanza, "Rose For Lotta", premiere September 12, 1959) and flashback episodes, each wife was accorded a different ethnicity: English (Bonanza, "Elizabeth My Love"; episode #65) Swedish (Bonanza, "Inger My Love", episode #95) and French Creole (Bonanza, "Marie My Love", episode #120) respectively.

The fictional Ponderosa ranch was about 600,000 acres.

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