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Old 12-22-2009, 04:59 PM   #1
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Trivia 12/22

trivia 12/22
In 1868 approximately 100,000 meteorites fell on the town of Pultusk, Poland in one night !

1. What actress won an Oscar for her role as a pre-teen con-artist ?
2. What famous prop from the movie The Wizard of Oz is housed in the Smithsonian Institution ?
3. How many furlongs in a mile ?
4. Who Said That ??
"It's better to live one year as a tiger than a lifetime as a sheep"...
(hint; female pop singer..)
5. What do historians identify as the world's oldest toy ?
(Bonus; how about the Second-Oldest ?)
6. Name the two teams defeated by the Green Bay Packers in the first two "Super Bowls"...
7. Can you name the comedy troupe whose alumni includes Alan Alda,
Ed Asner, Dan Aykroyd, Jim and John Belushi, Peter Boyle, John Candy, Stephen Colbert, Chris Farley, Geri Hall, Bill Murray, Mike Myers, and many others...........
8. How long is a Bowling Alley Lane, from the foul line to the head of the first pin ?
Balsa wood, one of the lightest known woods, is in the "Hardwood" class of timbers.
1. Tatum O'Neil
2. the Ruby Slippers
3. Eight
4. Madonna
5. The Doll ( the yo-yo)
6. Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders
7. "Second City" Comedy Troupe
8. Sixty Feet
Balsa is considered a hardwood, despite a typical density of about 1/3 that of other hardwoods.

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