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Old 07-17-2008, 04:30 PM   #1
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Trivia 7/17

trivia 7/17
DID YOU KNOW...


SCIENTIFIC NAME FOR ANY FOOTBALL-SHAPED OBJECT: A PROLATEor POINTED-PROLATE SPHEROID.

1. In 2004, Comedy Central published a list of the top 100 stand-up comics of all time. Here's the top five; can you put them in their proper places, number one to number five ?

A. Woody Allen
B. Lenny Bruce
C. George Carlin
D. Richard Pryor
E. Chris Rock

2. What's the name of King Henry III's Flagship, which went to the bottom in 1545,was raised in 1988 and restored ?
3. Name the Thornton Wilder novel that was the basis for the Broadway musical, Hello Dolly.
4. What was the name of the title character in the Thin Man series ?
5. What do fans of singer Jimmy Buffet call themselves ?
6. How many Hollywood films did Elvis Presley star in ?
7. Fill in the blank;
All in the Family's Archie Bunker worked at Prendergast Tool & Die as the ____ ______ .
8. What is the more common term for "eructating" ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Jacob and Emily were the most popular names for babies born in 1910.
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1. D-C-B-A-E
2. THE MARY ROSE
3. the matchmaker
4. nick charles
5. PARROTHEADS
6. THIRTY-ONE
7. DOCK FOREMAN
8. belching
CRAP !!
CRAP !!
According to census information compiled by the Social Security Administration, Jacob and Emily have been the most popular names thus far in the 2000's.
In 1910, the top names were John and Mary.



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Old 07-17-2008, 04:42 PM   #2
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Hey, lt.

For trivia I said A, D, C, E, A. But what do I know?
I didn't necessarily agree, but thought those would be the answers.

Then I only got
#s 5 & 7 correct.

One of theses day (Alice), one of these days.
I'll keep on trying. I'm a stubborn scorpio.....

Thanks, lt.
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