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Old 08-22-2008, 08:03 AM   #1
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Trivia 8/22

trivia 8/22
DID YOU KNOW...
The brain of Neanderthal man was larger than that of modern man.
1. What marine mammal is in the weasel and polecat family ?
2. What cable TV character has a phobia about everything from the dark to the cracks in a sidewalk ?
3. According to the novel Dune, this is the most valuable substance in the universe, a spice that, among other things, lengthens life...
4. What team's Olympic Games abbreviation is "ASA" ?
5. In the 1989 comedy When Harry met Sally, how does Sally (Meg Ryan) order ice cream for her pie and dressing for her salad ?
6. What sort of critter is a Quetzal ?
7. What transmits African Trypanosomiasis to humans and cattle ?
8. What name is given to Dolphin fish to make it sound more appetizing on menus ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The stipe, pileus and lamellae are all parts of a mushroom.
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1. otter
2. MONK
3. MELANGE
4. american samoa
5. "on the side"
6. BIRD
7. TSETSE FLIES
8. MAHI-MAHI
TRUTH !!
The stipe is the fungi's stem, the pileus is the cap and lamellae are it's gills (the flappy stuff beneath the cap)

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Old 08-22-2008, 12:29 PM   #2
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Good morning, lt. Oops, it's afternoon already. Good afternoon, lt.

#2 - OK! One of my favorite characters. And he's on tonight, USA Network, 9pm., EDT!
#7 - okay
#8 - okay.

That's it for today. Thanks. Have a great weekend.
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:38 PM   #3
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1. otter--Yep
2. MONK--Yep
3. MELANGE--Nope
4. american samoa--Yep
5. "on the side"--Nope
6. BIRD--Yep
7. TSETSE FLIES--Yep
8. MAHI-MAHI--Yep
TRUTH !!--Yeppers

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