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Old 08-22-2013, 03:41 PM   #1
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trivia 8/22

trivia 8/22
Did you know…
The men who served as guards along the Great Wall of China in the middle ages were
often born on the wall, grew up there, married there, died there, and were buried within or
beside it.Many of these guards never left the wall in their lifetimes.

1. What's the heaviest breed of dog?
2. Which actress co-starred with Johnny Depp in Finding Neverland ?
3. What instrument did bandleader Glen Miller play?
4. What is a young penguin called?
5. Who's the better-known male accomplice of the fictional character, Hermione?
6. In what year did Britain abandon the gold standard?
7. Cadiz has a ferry link with which location?
(Hint; it shares it's name with an award-winning 1940's film)
8. What was special about the fabric invented by Charles Macintosh?
Moon Amtrack is an annual gathering where people bare their buns to passing trains.
2. kate winslet
5. harry potter
6. nineteen thirty-one
For more than 25 years, people have gathered annually in Laguna Nigel in Orange
County, California to "Moon" passing Amtrac passenger trains.
Called "Moon Amtrac", the event is held on the second Saturday in July, beginning with
the first train in the morning and continuing through the night.

During the day the mooners smile and wave with their backsides bared. At night, they
use strong flashlights and camping lanterns to highlight their activities.


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Old 08-22-2013, 03:59 PM   #2
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