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Old 06-18-2010, 09:46 AM   #1
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Trivia 6/18

trivia 6/18
DID YOU KNOW...
The title of the song, "Waltzing Matilda" refers to wandering with a blanket roll, not dancing with a lady.
1. in your average truck stop diner, when the waitress calls for "Adam & eve
on a raft", what is she ordering?
2. in 1983, afro-american Harold Washington became mayor of what major U.S.
city?
3. french director François truffant was cast in which Steven Spielberg film?
4. what letter of the alphabet is emblazoned on Hester Prynne's clothing n
"the scarlet letter"?
5. in what century was Mohammed born?
6. What Year Was It ?
color TV's and "tv" dinners were introduced ; Roger Bannister Breaks the 4-minute Mile...
7. what character is p.l. travers' most famous literary creation?
8. if you here a policeman asking for "sinkers and suds", what does he
require?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
tv guide outsells reader's digest.
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1. poached eggs on toast
2. CHICAGO
3. CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND
4. "A" FOR ADULTRESS
5. THE SIXTH
6. 1954
7. marry Poppins
8. Donuts and Coffee

CRAP !!
reader's digest is the most widely read publication in the world, with a
circulation of over 11 million in the USA alone. the first issue of reader's digest was
published in 1922; tv guide debuted in 1953.

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Old 06-18-2010, 05:58 PM   #2
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Well I got the eggs on toast anyway...sigh!
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