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Old 05-08-2013, 05:01 PM   #1
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trivia 5

trivia 5
DID YOU KNOW...
The first experimental 3-D TV broadcast took place on April 29, 1953.

1. What liquor company has a bat logo on it's label?
2. Who was the only Baseball pitcher to notch World Series wins in three separate
decades? (60’s, 70’s and 80’s)
3. On what major U.S. construction project did workers invent the "Hard Hat"?
4.Nautically speaking, what are “Moonrakers” and “Skyscrapers” ?
5. In Great Britain, it's called a "sleeping policeman"; what's it called in America?
6. What's the derivation of the name LoJack, the stolen-vehicle recovery system?
7. To which continent must I travel to see a quoll, quokka, potoroo, and cuscus?
8. Which of the fifty states is the most earthquake prone?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Evaporated milk was invented for the U.S. space program.
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1. BACARDI
2. JIM PALMER
3. THE HOOVER DAM PROJECT *
4. types of sails
5. a speed bump
6. from "high-jack"
7. AUSTRALIA
8. Alaska
CRAP !!
Evaporated milk was first prepared commercially in 1885 by the Highland, Illinois-based
Helvetia Milk Condensing Company, which eventually settled on the brand name Pet
Evaporated Milk.



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Old 05-08-2013, 05:30 PM   #2
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Well, I got six of them right.
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Old 05-08-2013, 07:43 PM   #3
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You did better than me! I got the ones in red:

1. BACARDI
2. JIM PALMER
3. THE HOOVER DAM PROJECT *
4. types of sails -- All I could think of was types of masts. Sheesh!
5. a speed bump
6. from "high-jack"
7. AUSTRALIA
8. Alaska
CRAP !!
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