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Old 09-28-2012, 08:54 AM   #1
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trivia 9/28



trivia 9/28
DID YOU KNOW...
In the United States, there is little difference between the terms 'college' and 'university.' However, the term 'college' in other countries, such as Canada, refers to a junior college or trade college, where as a 'university' is larger, more research focused, and usually contains multiple colleges.

1. What now common electronic tool, when first marketed in 1950, was called the "Lazybones"?
2. To which of the fifty must i travel to visit the painted desert?
3. What TV sitcom's final episode in February,1983 was the highest-rated show of all-
time?
4. What composer was known as "The March King"?
5. Name the Long Island community famous for it's annual Oyster Festival?
6. What year was "Little America" established on Antarctica?
7. Arizona State University's Sun Devil Stadium is host to what annual Bowl Game?
8. June 14 is what American national holiday?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Margaret Thatcher first became famous when she refused to wear a bikini as a contestant in the 1959 Miss England Pageant.


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1. TELEVISION REMOTE CONTROL
2. ARIZONA
3. "M*A*S*H"
4. JOHN PHILLIP SOUSA
5. OYSTER BAY, WHAT ELSE?
6. 1928
7. fiesta bowl
8. FLAG DAY
CRAP !!
She became famous after entering politics, reaching the office of Prime Minister in 1979.
The “Iron Lady” once said, “Being powerful is like being a lady; If you have to tell people you are, you aren’t”.






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Old 09-28-2012, 12:34 PM   #2
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I got the ones in red:

1. TELEVISION REMOTE CONTROL
2. ARIZONA
3. "M*A*S*H"
4. JOHN PHILLIP SOUSA

5. OYSTER BAY, WHAT ELSE?
6. 1928
7. fiesta bowl
8. FLAG DAY -- This is also my uncle's birthday, so it is always easy for me to remember!
CRAP !!
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Old 09-28-2012, 02:21 PM   #3
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American stuff AGAIN!
Just kidding, Luckytrim. I find I learn so much from not knowing the answers!

This time I got three right and I already knew the "did you know?"
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