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Old 02-03-2009, 04:28 PM   #1
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Trivia 2/3

trivia 2/3
The Great White Shark, the world's largest predatory fish, can weigh as much as three tons !

1. What Spanish artist is known for his hallucinatory paintings ?
2. Who wrote Paradise Lost ?
3. What was Canada Day originally called ?
4. Ren and Stimpy are a dog and a cat; what breed of dog is Ren ?
5. In the 60's movie Hello Dolly, who played the title role ?
(Bonus; who played the title role on Broadway ?)
6. what is the primary ingredient in sushi ?
7. Where in the world must I go to visit Nippon ?
8. What year is it ?
President Marcos is overthrown in the Philippines; the Challenger shuttle explodes; Chernobyl power station disaster takes place...
Five percent of Antarctica can support plant life.
1. Salvador Dali
2. John Milton
3. Dominion day
4. Chihuahua
5. Barbara Streisand (Carol Channing)
6. Cold Cooked Rice
7. Japan
8. 1986
The majority of the Antarctic continent is covered by permanent ice and snow leaving less than 1% available for colonization by plants. Most of this ice and snow-free land is found along the Antarctic Peninsula, its associated islands and in coastal regions around the edge of the rest of the Antarctic continent.

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Old 02-03-2009, 04:35 PM   #2
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Much better today. I only got 2 and 4 wrong and I knew them, they just wouldn't come to mind. Of course if I had gotten 3 wrong I would be driven from my country in disgrace!!!!! I also knew both parts of No. 5! I got No. 6 because it was also the year Vancouver hosted Expo and I was heading to the site (I worked there for our Provincial Government) when the news about the Challenger was announced over the loudspeaker on our rapid transit.
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Old 02-04-2009, 09:04 AM   #3
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Looking good! 5 / 8, and the TorC. Thanks, LT.
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