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Old 04-21-2010, 03:11 PM   #1
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Trivia 4/21

trivia 4/21
Elephant seals can stay underwater for close to two hours.

1. What's the primary ingredient in a Mornay sauce ?
2. How many grooves are there o a 45-RPM record ?
3. In 1991, three states were the first to break away from the Soviet Union ; can you name one of them ?
4. In which building do the Cardinals gather to elect a new Pope ?
5. What type of common waiting room item is a "Canterbury" ?
6. Who holds the golfing record for the most wins of the major tournaments, at 18 ?
(Bonus; who's second on the list, with 14 ?)
7. Who patented the "Six-gun" or "Six-Shooter" revolver in 1836 ?
8. Which tendon pins the calf muscle to the shin bone ?
marry queen of Scots was an avid golfer.

1. Cheese
2. one
3. Slovenia, Macedonia, and Croatia
4. the Sistine Chapel
5. a magazine rack
6. Jack Nicklaus (Tiger Woods)
7. Samuel Colt
8. The Achilles tendon

she's the first female in the world known to have played the game, which
originated in Scotland in the 16th century. she loved the game so much that
she endured the chastisement from the church for playing golf a few days
after her husband died, which broke the customary mourning period for women
grieving for their husbands.

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