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Old 05-08-2009, 07:47 AM   #1
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Trivia 5/8

trivia 5/8
DID YOU KNOW...
The name of the first airplane flown by the Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk was Bird of Prey........the flight traveled 53 feet, which is less than half the wing span of a 767.


1. What are the three ingredients of a White Russian cocktail ?
2. From the fibers of which plant is linen made ?
3. How many equal angles are there in an Isosceles triangle ?
4. Multiple Choice;
The album Chant was a hit for Monks of which order ?
a. Franciscan
b. Carthusian
c. Benedictine
5. Who am I ??
My mother is Tippi Hedren. I married Don Johnson (twice) and Antonio Banderas.......
6. What animal has been described as a "Horse, designed by committee".....
7. To which of the fifty must I travel to visit the Tongass National Forest ?
8. What flower comes in an "Alice Forbes" and "Baily's Delight" varieties ?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
A Kedgeree is a stringed instrument native to Turkey .

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1. Vodka, Kahlua, Half-and-half
2. Flax
3. Two

4. c- Benedictine
5. Melanie Griffith
6. the Camel
7. Alaska
8. Carnation

CRAP !!
Kedgeree is a spiced East Indian dish of rice, lentils and onions, Anglicized in the 18th century when the English added flaked smoked fish, hard-cooked eggs and a rich cream sauce. Kedgeree is a popular English breakfast dish.

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Old 05-08-2009, 07:53 AM   #2
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Ending the week on a good note, got 6 / 8, and the TorC! Thanks, LT.
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:18 AM   #3
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Whew! I did better here too! Got 'em all except the last one. (OK I guessed Alaska but at least it was a correct guess!)
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Old 05-08-2009, 09:21 AM   #4
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Hat's off (mortarboards ON!) to ya both !!
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Old 05-09-2009, 08:52 AM   #5
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CRAP !!
Kedgeree is a spiced East Indian dish of rice, lentils and onions, Anglicized in the 18th century when the English added flaked smoked fish, hard-cooked eggs and a rich cream sauce. Kedgeree is a popular English breakfast dish.
We call this dish 'Khitchri' or 'Khitchuri'
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Old 05-09-2009, 08:58 AM   #6
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Thx, radhuni--- Kedgeree is the anglicized (English) name.
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