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Old 07-11-2007, 04:03 PM   #1
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Trivia 7/11

trivia 7/11



Did you know...
GOLD FACTS
Where was the first U.S. Gold Rush?
North Carolina. It started in 1803 when a boy found a 17-pound nugget on his fatherís farm. North Carolina supplied all the gold for the nationís mints until 1829.
1. Do you recall the name of the owner of the farm that served as the location for the 1969 Woodstock music festival?
2. What was the name of the amusement park featured in the movie, "Beverly Hills Cop III" ?
3. Which pro football hall-of-famer was nicknamed "Sweetness" ?
4. By what collective name were the "Welcome Back Kotter" students known ?
5. What slogan does the US Air force use in it's recruitment ads ?
6. According to his song, where are all of George Strait's ex-wives located ?
7. Which year's summer in the sixties became known as the "Summer of Love", due to the emergence of the "Hippie" sub-culture ?
8. What two movies featuring Kevin Bacon have the number 13 in their titles ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ?
Abraham Lincoln's assassin was a famous Shakespearean actor.

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1. MAX YASGUR
2. wonderworld
3. walter payton
4. SWEATHOGS
5. "AIM HIGH"
6. IN TEXAS
7. 1967
8. "friday the 13th" and "APOLLO 13"
TRUTH !
John Wilkes Booth was a highly acclaimed actor, as were other members of the Booth family, but he was temperamental and difficult to work with.
He was a familiar figure around Ford's theater, and, on at least one occasion, performed in a Shakespearean production with the President in the audience.

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Old 07-11-2007, 07:12 PM   #2
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Well I got "sweathogs" and that was it. Back to the books for me!
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Old 07-12-2007, 07:10 AM   #3
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Back to the books for me too. All I got was the T or C!
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