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Old 03-23-2009, 02:33 PM   #1
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Trivia 3/23

trivia 3/23
40% of all U.S. tornado victims lived in Mobile Homes.

1. What is Mexico's name for the Rio Grande river ?
2. Popeye lost his eye, as he puts it, in "the mos' arful battle" of his life; which eye was it, right or left ?
3. The principal characters of Grease are students at what fictional school ?
4. Definition (T);
n.~ 1. 1. a. Any of numerous textile patterns consisting of stripes of varying widths and colors crossed at right angles against a solid background, each forming a distinctive design worn by the members of a Scottish clan. b. A twilled wool fabric or garment having such a pattern.
2. Any plaid fabric.
5. What's my "problem" if I have Alopecia ?
6. At the end of the film, The 40 Year-Old Virgin, what song from a Broadway Musical is sung ?
7. What's the nickname of the U.S. Military Base located in Cuba ?
8. Which of Stephen King's major novels is set in Haven, Maine, or in the woods around it ?
(Hint; think Batteries; lots of batteries)
All of the major Renaissance artists, sculptors, and musicians were born in Rome.
1. Rio Bravo (or, more formally, the Río Bravo del Norte)
2. Right
3. Rydell High
4. Tartan
5. Baldness
6. "Aquarius" from Hair
7. "Gitmo"
8. The Tommyknockers
As a matter of fact, though the Italian renaissance flourished in Rome, not a single artist, sculptor, or musician was born there. During that period, all archetects, painters, sculptors and musicians were imported to Rome. when they had completed their projects, they almost always departed.

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― Mahatma Gandhi
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