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Old 06-24-2008, 04:37 PM   #1
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Trivia 6/24

trivia 6/24
DID YOU KNOW...
The average adult produces about one quart of saliva daily.


1. What do punkers in the United Kingdom call a Mohawk haircut ?
2. Name the six states the border on Oklahoma.
3. In the 1960's, who's assassination prompted the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to postpone the Academy Awards ceremony for two days ?
4. Can you name the two universities that use the word "Crimson" in their athletic team names ?
5. What was their home town when the Washington Wizards were formed as the "Packers" in 1961 ?
6. What's the principal product of clothing manufacturers Bradley, Voohees & Day
7. Which post-season College football game is known as the "Grand-daddy of them all" ?
8. What is Canada's largest island ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Pinhole cameras have no lenses.
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1. "mowies"
2. TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, COLORADO, KANSAS, missouri, ARKANSAS
3. martin luther king, jr.
4. harvard & ALABAMA
5. chicago
6. UNDERWEAR (BVD'S)
7. THE ROSE BOWL
8. BAFFIN ISLAND
TRUTH !!
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Old 06-24-2008, 05:59 PM   #2
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Geez, I didn't even get the Canadian question right. Kind of sad. Thanks anyway, LT!!!

Edited to add. Am I not the World's Best ( or worst) glutton for punishment?
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Old 06-24-2008, 06:08 PM   #3
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I got #7&8 (plus the camera one). (7 was a guess)

And 4 of 6 for Oklahoma.

Normally when there's a tv game show of some kind and I guess at the answers, the "easy" ones about celebrities I almost always get wrong but the history/science etc I get right.
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Old 06-24-2008, 11:05 PM   #4
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I got #2, 6, 7, 8, and T or C. I got half of #4 but couldn't come up with Harvard.

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