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Old 06-23-2020, 06:43 AM   #1
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Trivia 6/23

trivia 6/23
DID YOU KNOW...
Coca-Cola has traditionally been considered a wonder cure for almost
everything, including hiccups, colic, low libido, and jellyfish-sting pain.


1. Which early television icon was known as "Mr. Television"?
a. - Sid Caesar
b. - George Gobel
c. - Milton Berle
d. - Red Skelton
2. Name the body organ often referred to as the graveyard for blood cells...
3. What is processed in a Ginnery?
4. Which daughter of the then-serving American president hosted her senior
prom at the executive mansion?
a. - Julie Nixon
b. - Tricia Nixon
c. - Susan Ford
d. - Chelsea Clinton
5. What actress from "Married to the Mob" was married to the mob again in
"The Family"?
6. What is another name for the disease phthisis?
a. - Smallpox
b. - Tuberculosis
c. - Typhoid
d. - Syphilis
7. In what year did America enter World War I?
8. Your mates in the International Club send you to fetch some beers: "bost,
pet, fem, vijf, cinq, fünf, pénte, daseot, lima and quinque" beers
specifically. How many ought you bring back?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Thomas Jefferson played the piano and wrote the song, "Greensleeves", a song
still performed today .
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1. - c
2. the Spleen
3. Cotton
4. - c
5. Michelle Pfeiffer
6. - b
7. - 1917
8. - 8

CRAP !!
Jefferson played the violin, and Henry VIII wrote "Greensleeves" .
There is a persistent belief that Greensleeves was composed by Henry VIII for his lover and future queen consort Anne Boleyn. Boleyn allegedly rejected King Henry's attempts to seduce her and this rejection may be referred to in the song when the writer's love "cast me off discourteously".

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Old 06-24-2020, 09:48 AM   #2
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What ??? Nobody noticed that the answer to #8 was wrong ???
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What ??? Nobody noticed that the answer to #8 was wrong ???
It's five!
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It's five!



"If you see something , SAY something."
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"If you see something , SAY something."
Sorry, I didn't see it earlier
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