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Old 06-08-2009, 05:49 PM   #1
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Trivia 6/8

trivia 6/8
DID YOU KNOW...
The earliest known surgery for cataracts is recorded in Sanskrit manuscripts from around 600 B.C.E.



1. The Lord God brought down ten plagues upon Egypt; can you name seven ??
2. Which country did boxer Lennox Lewis represent in the 1988 Summer Olympics ?
3. Name the two herbs that are added to a Hollandaise sauce to make a Bearnaise Sauce...

4. Can you name the four Thomas Harris novels in which Hannibal Lecter is a character ?
5. Who played keyboards on the Beatles' Get Back, Let It Be, and Don't Let Me Down ?
6. What's the more common term for a Somnambulist ?
7. Who became the first man to win 13 Grand Slam Tennis titles (in 2002) ?
8. The Apollo Moon landings took place in a span of how many years ?
(Bonus; How many landing were there ?)
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
the metal tungsten is the third softest metal, with a melting point only 60 degrees above the melting point for gold.

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1. blood, frogs, Lice (or gnats), flies, cattle disease, boils, hail, locusts, darkness, slaying of the firstborn
2. Canada
3. Tarragon and Chervil
4. Red Dragon (1981), The Silence of the Lambs (1988), Hannibal (1999), Hannibal Rising (2006)
5. Billy Preston
6. Sleep-walker
7. Pete Sampras (He retired with a record 14 Grand Slam Victories)
8. July, 1969 to December, 1972 (six)
CRAP !!
Tungsten is a very hard, heavy transition metal, with the highest melting point of all the non-alloyed metals.

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Old 06-09-2009, 11:41 AM   #2
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50% and the TorC. Thanks, LT!
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