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Old 08-12-2013, 04:15 PM   #1
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trivia 8/12

trivia 8/12

Did you know...
Myth: The chameleon changes color to match its background.
Fact: Chameleons really can change color instantaneously, but it’s a reaction to fear or to
extreme temperature and light changes—it has nothing to do with matching the colors of
its environment.

1. If I suffer from
Ichthyophobia, what do I fear?
2. The Leaning Tower of Pizza is how many stories tall?
3. How many regular-season games does an NFL team play in a season?
4. Who was soul singer Marvin Gaye's assassin?
5. What year did Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley wed?
a. - 1992
b. - 1993
c. - 1994
d. - 1995
6. What is the former name of Sri Lanka?
7. What pop song begins; "I feel it in my fingers, I feel it in my Toes.......?
(Bonus; who recorded it ?)
8. What was the first company to develop a large-scale traveller's cheque system ?
a. - American Express
b. - Carte Blanche
c. - Diner's Club
d. - Wells Fargo
TRUTH OR CRAP??
The Campbell Soup Company's first ketchup contained anchovies .
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1. fish
2. EIGHT
3. SIXTEEN
4. HIS FATHER
5. - c
6. CEYLON
7. Love is all around (the Troggs)
8. - a
TRUTH!!
"Beefsteak Tomato Ketchup" was introduced in the early 1890's. It was made from stock
containing several foods, including mushrooms, walnuts, lobsters, oysters, and anchovies,
and, in addition, mustard, mace, vinegar,cinnamon, cloves, and black pepper.

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Old 08-12-2013, 04:22 PM   #2
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Only got three right.... BTW, I believe the word is Ichthyophobia rather than Itchyophobia.
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Old 08-12-2013, 04:30 PM   #3
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yeah, it happens now and then, Hoot..........
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