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Old 09-14-2011, 04:32 PM   #1
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trivia 9/14

trivia 9/14
DID YOU KNOW...
Billboard magazine was founded in 1894, and soon began carrying news of outdoor amusements such as circuses, carnivals, amusement parks, fairs, vaudeville, etc.
Jan. 4, 1936 - Billboard magazine published its first music Hit Parade Chart.
July 20, 1940 - Billboard magazine published the first Music Popularity Chart.
June 1948 - Columbia launched the vinyl 12-inch 33-1/3 rpm album.
March 31, 1949 - RCA Victor launched the vinyl 7-inch 45 rpm single.
Aug. 4, 1958 - Billboard magazine published the first 'Hot 100' Chart. (record sales and airplay)
1. who is the famous fictional resident of 221-a baker street?
2. who is the alter-ego of the fictional Lamont Cranston?
3. scurvy is caused by a deficiency of what vitamin?
4. the labial nerve provides sensation to what part of the anatomy?
5. how long are the lanes of a bowling alley?
6. what do you fear if you suffer from gymnophobia?
7. What composer wrote the musical Sunset Boulevard ?
8. Who was the first wife of a U.S. President to be referred to as the "First Lady" ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Under the official rules of the pool game of "Eight-Ball" A player is declared the winner if he / she sinks the eight ball on the initial Break.


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1. SHERLOCK HOLMES
2. THE SHADOW
3. VITAMIN C
4. the facial lips
5. 60 feet
6. nakedness
7. Andrew Lloyd Webber
8. Dolly Madison

CRAP !!
8-BALL POCKETED ON THE BREAK
If the 8-ball is pocketed on the break, the breaker may ask for a re-rack or have the 8-ball spotted and continue shooting. If the breaker scratches while pocketing the 8-ball on the break, the incoming player has the option of a re-rack or having the 8-ball spotted and begin shooting with ball in hand behind the headstring.

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