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Old 09-18-2008, 04:24 PM   #1
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Trivia 9/18

trivia 9/18
DID YOU KNOW...
Mozart wrote the opera Don Giovanni at one sitting. It was played without rehearsal the day after it was written.


1. What holy day celebrates Jesus' entry into Jerusalem ?
2. What is a young bee fed to ensure that it will develop into a Queen ?
3. What rock icon had a double-album titled Self Portrait
4. Traveling due south from downtown Detroit, what's the first foreign
country you'll hit ?
(Bonus; what city will you be in ?)
5. What year was England's "Great Train Robbery" ?
6. What TV family lived at Southfork Ranch ?
7. What South American city is the most populous city in the southern hemisphere ?
8. What traditionally tops the meat in Shepherd's Pie ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Early Soap Operas were actually musicals that included opera.
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1. PALM SUNDAY
2. ROYAL JELLY
3. BOB DYLAN
4. CANADA (WINDSOR, ONTARIO)
5. 1961
6. the ewings (dallas)
7. sao paulo, brazil
8. MASHED POTATOES
CRAP !!
The term came about in the 1940's to describe a new genre of serialized afternoon radio dramas- most of which were sponsored by detergent or soap manufacturers.

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Old 09-18-2008, 05:05 PM   #2
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1. PALM SUNDAY--I got this one.
2. ROYAL JELLY--I got this one.
3. BOB DYLAN--I didn't have a clue.
4. CANADA (WINDSOR, ONTARIO)--I got the country but not the rest.
5. 1961--Missed this one
6. the ewings (dallas)--Didn't watch the show but got this one
7. sao paulo, brazil--Missed this one.
8. MASHED POTATOES--I got this one. Yum! (James had this for supper last night!)
CRAP !!--I got this one.

Barbara
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Old 09-18-2008, 06:09 PM   #3
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Good evening, lt.
Did ok on #s 1, 2, 4, but no bonus, and 6. Guessed correct on Crap.
Thanks. Have a good evening.
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