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Old 10-19-2007, 07:07 AM   #1
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Trivia 10/19

trivia 10/19
From our "Cruel Quotes" archive.....
“Elizabeth Taylor is so fat !
She puts mayonnaise on an aspirin.”
Joan Rivers
1. What year was O.J. Simpson aquitted of double-homicide?
2. If you travel the length of the Panama Canal, how many locks do you pass through?
3. Six US States have a "Panhandle"; name them...........
4. How many generations were chronicled in ROOTS ?
5. What is the diameter of a Major league Pitcher's mound?
6. In what state was Elvis Presley born?
7. All About Eve was the first film to recieve 14 Oscar nominations; can you name the other?
8.The Golan Heights border Israel and what other country?
Train engineer Casey Jones of the fateful Cannonball Express wreck was a newspaperman's concoction.
1. 1995
2. six
3. alaska, FLORIDA, IDAHO, OKLAHOMA, TEXAS, west virginia
4. seven
5. 18 feet
7. titanic
He was a real man, born John Luther Jones in 1864. When he reached his teens, he moved to Cayce, Kentucky, where he got his nickname, Casey.
Engineer Jones was at the controls of the Cannonball Express when he met his doom early on the morning of April 30, 1900.
Known for speeding, he was making up for lost time and crashed into a stalled train in front of him.

“Bad men need nothing more to accomplish their ends, than that good men should look on and do nothing.”
― John Stuart Mill
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Old 10-19-2007, 07:49 AM   #2
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Thank goodness for Elvis, otherwise I would have been zippo. Again.
Practice safe lunch. Use a condiment.
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