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Old 06-12-2008, 04:39 PM   #1
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Trivia 6/12

trivia 6/12
DID YOU KNOW...
ONE CHILD IN 10 SLEEPWALKS.

1. To which country must I travel in order to canoe the Mackenzie (not McKenzie) River ?
2. Who or what is the "London Eye"
3. Name the Major-League Hall of Famer who was known as the "Iron Horse".
4. How many miles must you cover to finish California's Badwater Ultramarathon ?
5. What animated creatures does Dick Van Dyke dance with in Mary Poppins ?
6. Who was the lead singer for "The Animals" ?
7. Name the musical film who's lead character is named Frank N Furter.
8. On a Simpsons episode,Ned opens a shop in the Mall, named what ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Finland and the USA both banned alcohol in 1919.

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1. canada
2. WORLD'S LARGEST FERRIS WHEEL
3. LOU GEHRIG
4. 135 miles
5. PENGUINS
6. ERIC BURDEN
7. ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW
8. THE LEFTORIUM
TRUTH !!
However, the Finnish prohibition wasn't as rough as that in the USA. During their dry period, the Finnish still home-brewed sahti, an especially sweet beer made with juniper twigs and berries.
Finland repealed prohibition in 1931, two years before the USA ended it.




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Old 06-12-2008, 05:39 PM   #2
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I can't believe I didn't get 5 or 7 correct. But only #s
1 and 2. Interesting trivia. I wonder if that always was or just due to more recent processed food diets; the sugar keeps them like the "energizer bunny".

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Old 06-13-2008, 08:06 AM   #3
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I got #1 right.
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Old 06-13-2008, 09:01 AM   #4
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I got #1 right.

Well, if you didn't you'd be banned to the Territories
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Old 06-13-2008, 09:13 AM   #5
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i guessed 125 on #4, and missed 5 and 6. got the rest.

"So come up to the lab. And see what's on the slab.
I see you shiver with antici... pation!
But maybe the rain isn't really to blame
So I'll remove the cause, but not the symptom."
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I see you shiver with antici... pation!
But maybe the rain isn't really to blame
So I'll remove the cause, but not the symptom."

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