"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Jokes and Games
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 10-12-2020, 07:53 AM   #1
Chef Extraordinaire
 
luckytrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 16,107
Trivia 10/12

trivia 10/12
DID YOU KNOW...
The famous children’s story Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves was written in
Iraq about 1,000 years ago.


1. Who played Dr. Claire Lewicki in "Days of Thunder" (1990) , and won the
Academy Award for Best Actress for portraying the writer Virginia Woolf in
the drama "The Hours" (2002).
2. What is the SECOND largest moon in our solar system?
a. - Our Moon
b. - Ganymede
c. - Triton
d. - Titan
3. Located on the Colorado River, situated across the two states of Nevada
and Arizona what is the name of the largest man-made reservoir (by water
capacity) in the United States?
4. In which movie are Mr. D. Zuko and Ms. S. Olson the main characters?
5. Who was the President of Egypt before Sadat ?
6. What would you call the naming of compounds in chemistry?
a. - Assignage
b. - Nomenclature
c. - Appellation
d. - 'I Dub Thee'
7. On a hot summer day, many people in the UK may drink a shandy. What is
Shandy?
8. Easy-Peasy Dept;
What metal connects Freda Payne's 'band' and Shirley Bassey's 'finger'?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The town of Bedford, Virginia lost more men per capita in the 2nd World War
than did any other town in the USA
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
1. Nicole Kidman
2. - d
3. Lake Mead
4. 'Grease'
5. Nasser
6. - b
7. Beer mixed with soft drink
8. Gold



TRUTH !!
Bedford, now the home of the National D-Day Memorial, which is a "must see"
on anyone's travel list, lost 21 men on D-Day. The town's National Guard
unit was in the front of the attack on Omaha Beach. The deaths represented
roughly two-thirds of the fathers, sons, and brothers sent overseas from
this small town, where people were close knit.

__________________
“There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:45 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.