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Old 03-11-2011, 07:02 AM   #1
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trivia 3/11

trivia 3/11
Early Roman women were forbidden to drink wine, and a husband who found his wife drinking was at liberty to kill her.

1. Which of the Fifty's Auto License plate boasts that it is the "Birthplace of Aviation" ?
2. What are you afraid of if you have Catoptrophobia ?
(Hint; I betcha Count Dracula suffered from this...)
3. What was the original significance of the "O" in Irish Surnames ?
(Bonus; how about the "Mac" ?)
4. How many years after the 1929 Wall Street "Crash" did the market reach its pre-crash peak ?
5. Which U.S. President had a seven-seat Hot Tub installed on the White House Lawn ?
6. Which English city is located at the mouth of the Plym River ?
7. "You can Quote Me !" Dept;
Who said; "How in the hell would you like to have been in this business for as long as I have, and then have one of your kids win an Oscar before you did ?"
8. What attraction at California's Disneyland was transformed into Tarzan's Treehouse in 1999 ?
"Aplomb", "Brise'", and "Dessous" are terms used to describe Bullfighting moves.

1. Ohio
2. Mirrors
3. "O" meant Grandson of..... ("Mac" meant Son of...)
4. twenty-five (1954)
5. Bill Clinton
6. Plymouth
7. Henry Fonda
8. The Swiss Family Treehouse
They are Ballet terms.

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