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Old 09-27-2007, 03:31 PM   #1
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Trivia 9/27

Trivia 9/27
Did you know…
One-fourth of the 206 bones in the body are located in the feet.


1. What year saw the first "Break-Dancing" appear on the streets of New York City, where it was born?
2. In Greek mythology, how many daughters (known collectively as the Muses of the arts) did Zeus have?
3. Do you remember tha last names of singing trio Peter, Paul & Mary ?
4. What's the nickname of the electronic billboard surrounding One Times Square in NYC?
5. Jim Morrison (The Doors) died in what year?
6. What rock group had a hit album titled Nevermind ?
7. St. Annes lies to the south of what British Seaside resort?
8. What's the more common term for the sternum?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Personal Ads first appeared in US newspapers during the "Roaring Twenties".
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1. 1969
2. nine
3. YARROW, stookey, and TRAVERS
4. THE ZIPPER
5. 1971
6. NIRVANA
7. blackpool
8. BREASTBONE
CRAP !!
Personals date back at least to the time of Benjamin Franklin.
Before there were telephones and reliable mail services, personal ads were used to convey all sorts of messages: "lost & founds", "Thank-Yous", Dear Johns", etc.

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