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Old 07-22-2011, 12:13 PM   #1
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trivia 7/22

trivia 7/22
The most lava ever recorded from a single eruption was the 1783 Laki eruption in Iceland. Though there was no single big explosion, this eruption killed one fourth of Iceland's population by producing poisonous gases and clouds of ash that resulted in widespread crop failure and starvation.

Note; I'm bringing back the "Definition" category;
For those of you who might not remember, I give you the first letter of the word, along with the Dictionary definition, and you attempt to come up with the word................

1. Definition; "S"-
adj.- 1. - Giving or spending reluctantly or unwillingly ;
2. - Scanty or meager...
2. What year was it ??
....Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush....Dillinger killed leaving Chicago Movie Theater...... Hindenburg dead; Hitler is President !
3. where are your lacrimal glands?
(Don't cry ! most people don't know ...)
4. at the battle of Gettysburg during the civil war, what was the total
number of casualties dead, wounded, missing or captured, both sides?
a. - 15,860
b. - 30,860
c. - 40,860
d. - 50,860
5. how old was Alexander the great at the time of his death?
6. in what year was the battle for the Alamo fought?
7. which three countries include parts of Lapland?
8. which famous vocalist was known as the "songbird of the south"?
You can expect to change little Junior's diaper over 20,000 times before he's potty-trained.
1. Stingy
2. 1934
3. in your eyes
4. - d
6. 1836
8. Kate smith
Unless junior has some strange reason for staying in diapers until grade school, he's likely to go through closer to 5,000 or so.

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