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Old 01-16-2019, 08:42 AM   #1
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Trivia 1/16

trivia 1/16
DID YOU KNOW...
In 1951, Ray Bradbury explained that his novel, ‘Fahrenheit 451 came about
because of his fear that television might replace literature.

1. In Cajun cooking the 'Holy Trinity' is composed of Onions, Bell Pepper
and celery ;
In Native American culture, what comprises the 'Three Sisters' ?
2. Who wrote, directed and starred in 1994's version of "Don't Drink the
Water"?
3. Which Japanese admiral was shot down in WWII in the Pacific?
4. Name the Apollo 1 astronauts who died during training...
5. Which science fiction classic opens with the line "Dr Strauss says I
shoud rite down what I think and remembir and evrey thing that happins to me
from now on." (sic)
6. List the States that border on the Pacific Ocean...
7. Fill in the Blanks ;
Ligaments attach _______ to _______; Tendons attach ________ to _________.
8. What is the name of the sugar found in milk?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The Seattle Grunge band, Nirvana, successfully sued another band in the UK,,
Nirvana, for using the name.
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1. Squash, Corn, and Beans
2. Woody Allen
3. Yamamoto
4. Virgil 'Gus' Grissom, Ed White, Roger B. Chaffee
5. Flowers for Algernon
6. Alaska, Washington, Oregon, California, and Hawaii.
7. Ligaments attach Bones to Bones ; Tendons attach Muscles to Bones
8. Lactose

CRAP !!
Just the opposite !
Other than the Seattle grunge group, there was another band named Nirvana
who formed in 1967 in the UK. They successfully sued Kurt's band over the
use of the name. It is thought that the UK Nirvana were the first to ever
release a narrative concept album, their debut record 'The Story of Simon
Simopath'.

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