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Old 01-01-2010, 09:55 AM   #1
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Trivia 1/1/2010

trivia 1/1/2010
It is estimated that millions of trees are planted each year by squirrels, who tend to forget where they buried a large percentage of nuts.

1. Who am I ??
I played 18 seasons with the Pittsburgh Pirates, winning the National League MVP award in 1966, as well as 12 Gold Glove Awards throughout my career. In 1973, I became the first Latin-American player to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
2. Who played Sgt. Bosco "B.A." Baracus on TV's The A-Team ?
3. Name That Tune;
"You Never Close your eyes any more,
When I kiss Your Lips......."
4. What country was formerly known as the Dutch East Indies ?
5. Director Oliver Stone released his "Vietnam Trilogy" over a span of seven years, starting with Platoon in 1986, and completing it with Heaven and Earth in 1993. Can you name the middle film, from 1989 ?
6. Josiah Wedgwood found his calling making .......... what ?
7. What is Fromage Frais a type of ?
8. In Chapter VII of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, There is a table set out under a tree in front of a house ; can you name the three characters who are sitting at the table ?
Twenty Reams of paper is equal to a "Quire" of paper.
1. Roberto Clemente
2. Mr. T.
3. You've Lost That Loving Feeling
4. Indonesia
5. Born on the Fourth of July
6. Pottery
7. Cheese
8. The Mad Hatter, The Dormouse, and the March Hare
A "Quire" of paper consists of 24 sheets; a ream consists of 20 quires.

I come from a home where gravy is a beverage.
― Erma Bombeck
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