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Old 03-29-2011, 03:34 PM   #1
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trivia 3/29

trivia 3/29
Country Music legend Conway Twitty - born Harold Jenkins - Took his Stage name from the names of the cities where his two major love interests lived ; Conway, Arkansas and Twitty, Texas.

1. In the 1993 film comedy Groundhog Day, what song is playing morning after morning when Bill Murray's character is awakened by his radio alarm clock ?
2. Can you name the Iconic Actress who's first spoken words on-screen were, "Gimmie a whiskey - Ginger Ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby !" ?
(Hint; The year was 1930 )
3. If I am a "Cairene" where do I live ?
4. About how fast - in MPH - can a Boa Constrictor move on open ground ?
5. How many members of the California-based pop band the Beach Boys were surfers ?
6. What is the total when you add up all the numbers from 1 to 100 ?
7. What is the first name of Capt. Hook, of Peter Pan ?
(Bonus; how about Capt. Cook, the famous explorer ?)
8. In a box of Grape-Nuts cereal, what percentage of the contents are grapes and what percentage are nuts ?
The first official Symbol of the U.S. Postal Service was Mercury, the winged messenger of the Roman Gods.
1. I Got You, Babe - Sonny & Cher
2. Greta Garbo
3. Cairo, Egypt
4. About one MPH
5. Only one - Drummer Dennis Wilson
6. 5,050
7. James ( James)
8. Zero for both
He was the symbol from 1782 to 1837, when He was replaced by a running pony.
The current symbol, the Eagle, replaced the pony in 1970.

“There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
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