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Old 06-13-2008, 09:16 AM   #1
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Trivia 6/13


Cows release some 100 million tons of hydrocarbon annually - by releasing gas. To give you an idea of how much gas a cow emits: if the gas of 10 cows could be captured, it would provide heating for a small house for a year.
But unlike what you think, cows release hydrocarbon mostly by burping.

1. What's the common name for the seed pods of conifers ?
2. The "Fosbury Flop" is a style developed in what Olympic competition ?
3. Where on your body is the Metatarsal Arch ?
4. What is "Pulchritude" ?
5. What was Beijing formerly called ?
6. Who was nicknamed "The Brown Bomber" ?
7. Which European city has a Disney Theme Park nearby ?
8. What's the common term used to describe members of the Unification Church ?
The distance between bases on a Major League baseball diamond is precisely 60 feet, 8 inches.
4. beauty; physical comeliness
That would be the distance from the pitcher's mound to home plate; the distance between bases is 90 feet.


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Old 06-13-2008, 10:19 AM   #2
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Good morning, lt.

Did good on #s 1, 3, 7, & 8. Trivia, disgusting!
Crap - it seemed alittle far.

Are "moonies" still around? I haven't seen in years.
They used to come into local bars and Newark & JFK airports years ago. But I haven't in years, so I have no idea.

Thanks, lt.

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Old 06-13-2008, 10:25 AM   #3
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got 'em all today.

sadly, euro disney has to close often because it is full of parisites.
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