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Old 01-08-2009, 10:14 AM   #1
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Trivia 1/8

trivia 1/8
Actor Alan Arkin was a member of The Tarriers, who charted in 1957 with The Banana Boat Song.

1. What year is it ?
I Want to Know What Love Is- Foreigner, Money for Nothing- Dire Straits, Careless Whisper- Wham....
2. What's the traditional color of the Fez ?
3. What sort of entity is a Banshee ?
4. Who Founded Standard Oil ?
5. What was the first animal to be domesticated ?
(Bonus; what was the first animal to be domesticated for a food source ?)
6. Definition (P);
v.~ to steal (a small amount or item); filch.
7. The Llama is native to which continent ?
8. Who in the movie title is the "International Man of Mystery" ?
Chemist Louis Pasteur, the first to discover that germs caused disease, suffered from "Shaking hands Phobia" and rarely shook hands.
1. 1985
2. Red
3. A Ghost
4. John D. Rockefeller
5. The Dog (The Sheep)
6. Pilfer
7. South America
8. Austin Powers
....and that condition existed BEFORE he came up with the germ thing !!
Pasteur, regarded as one of the three main founders of microbiology, also created the first vaccine for rabies.

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― Mahatma Gandhi
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Old 01-08-2009, 10:34 AM   #2
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GOOOOOOD MORNING! Good morning. Good morning to you.

okay on #s 2, 4, and 8. Knew the 1st 1/2 of T or C, but didn't know about shaking hands.

Thanks, lt.
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