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Old 02-29-2012, 04:10 PM   #1
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trivia 2/29

trivia 2/29
Early editions of the best-selling The Joy of Cooking recommended that you feed an opossum cereal and milk for 10 days before killing and cooking it.

1. What is the name of Captain Ahab's (Moby Dick) ship?
2. What is the main ingredient of sauce Lyonnaise?
3. From what language does the word alphabet come?
4. What fruit comes in a “Pearmain” variety ?
5. In the nursery rhyme what is Fridays child?
6. What was the Rolling Stones first no 1 hit in the USA ?
a. – It’s all Over now
b.- (I can’t Get No) Satisfaction
c. – Time is On My Side
d. – Get Off My Cloud
7. In golf what is an albatross?
8. Name the two rival gangs in West Side Story ?
During WWII, The U.S. Army’s K-9 Corps. only accepted two Breeds for service; German Shepherds an Doberman Pinchers.
1. Peaquod
2. Onions
3. Greek (alpha-beta)
4. Apple (sometimes called “Adam’s Pearmain”)
5. Loving and Giving
6. – b
7. a three-under-par score on a par-five hole
8. The Sharks and the Jets
They accepted three others; Belgian Sheepdogs, Farm Collies, and Giant Schnauzers.

“Food is like sex: When you abstain, even the worst stuff begins to look
good.” – Beth McCollister
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