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Old 05-29-2012, 03:32 PM   #1
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trivia 5/29

trivia 5/29
The sun rotates on its axis once every 25.38 Earth days or 609.12 hours.

1. What is the name of the wizarding pub in the "Harry Potter" stories?
2. What did Nintendo manufacture when it first opened in 1907?
3. What film finds Dustin Hoffman playing the role of Benjamin Braddock?
4. What "holiday" is associated with Gobbler's Knob, Pennsylvania?
5. What does the "L.L." stand for in the name, L.L. Bean?
6. What year did the Milwaukee Brewers move from the American to the National
7. What year did the USA complete the switch from leaded to unleaded gasoline?
8. Who played the title role in the 1964 movie musical, "The Unsinkable Molly
Munchausen's syndrome is a disease of commoners who believe they are of
royal lineage.

1. the leaky cauldron
2. playing cards
5. leon leonwood
6. 1997
7. 1986
The rare syndrome describes people who wander from hospital to hospital
feigning severe diseases that require dramatic emergency care. The "patient" is
always a pathological liar and may even self-mutilate to present symptoms. Once
admitted, these people will often get into violent arguments with staff, pushing for
painful diagnostic procedures and needless operations. William McLllhoy, a
renowned Munchausen's patient, cost the British health system over $4 million
over 50 years with 400 operations at 100 hospitals using 22 aliases.

"I hate liars !

I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
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