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Old 09-18-2008, 03:24 PM   #1
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Trivia 9/18

trivia 9/18
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 ?
Early Soap Operas were actually musicals that included opera.
5. 1961
6. the ewings (dallas)
7. sao paulo, brazil
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, 04:05 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.


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Old 09-18-2008, 05:09 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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