"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Jokes and Games
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-26-2020, 08:28 AM   #1
Chef Extraordinaire
luckytrim's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 16,100
Trivia 3/26

trivia 3/26
Roman Augustus Caesar held the first recorded lottery that offered tickets
for sale.

1. In which of the Fifty was the Comstock Lode discovered in 1850 ?
a. - California
b. - Nevada
c. - Alaska
d. - New Mexico
2. An old-fashioned way of getting your messages through is suggested by
which double sound word?
3. What cigarette's slogan was 'You've come a long way, baby"?
4. Randle McMurphy is the central character in which novel?
5. In which song does Dolly Parton sing, "Please don't take him just because
you can."?
6. Who Said That ??
"I do nothing that a man of unlimited funds, superb physical endurance, and
maximum scientific knowledge could not do."
a. - Superman
b. - Batman
c. - Ironman
d. - Spiderman
7. Why is French Toast not really toast ?
8. Strange Words are These ; SYNERGIST ...
a. - a quality of variability and lack of uniformity
b. - a supporter who accepts something as true
c. - a drug that augments the activity of another drug
d. - the act of moving forward suddenly

The word, "Run" has the most definitions of all the English words, with 396.
1. - b
2. snail-Mail
3. Virginia Slims
4. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
5. 'Jolene'
6. - b
7. Because it's fried, not toasted.
8. - c

"Set" has 464 definitions in the Oxford English Dictionary. "Run" runs a
distant second, with 396. Rounding out the top ten are "go" with 368, "take"
with 343, "stand" with 334, "get" with 289, "turn" with 288, "put" with 268,
"fall" with 264, and "strike" with 250.

“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

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 03:58 PM.

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