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Old 06-16-2011, 04:49 PM   #1
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trivia 6/16

trivia 6/16
DID YOU KNOW...
Vincent Van Gogh sold only one painting during his lifetime.

1. Name the only two countries where truffles (the fungus) are found.
2. Can you name Popeye's crony with a penchant for hamburgers?
3. Which Broadway musical was based on the novel, "Don Quixote"?
4. What sort of critter comes in a Mata Mata variety?
5. Can you name the two States that include the "Quad Cities"?
6. What's the name of the "Toys r Us" mascot?
7. Can you list the four consecutive years that Shirley Temple was
Hollywood's biggest star?
8. Name the top-selling American Rock Band of all time (to date).
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
A shiny penny is composed of almost 80% copper.
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1. FRANCE AND ITALY
2. WIMPY
3. "MAN OF LA MANCHA"
4. Turtle
5. Iowa and Illinois
6. GEOFFREY
7. 1935 thru 1938
8. Aerosmith
CRAP !!
Despite its shiny, copper-colored exterior, the penny's majority ingredient is zinc, at 98%. The remainder is copper.

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Old 06-16-2011, 06:09 PM   #2
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I got the ones in red:

1. FRANCE AND ITALY
2. WIMPY--"I'll gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today!"
3. "MAN OF LA MANCHA"

4. Turtle
5. Iowa and Illinois
6. GEOFFREY

7. 1935 thru 1938--I said 1934 through 1937.
8. Aerosmith
CRAP !!
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