"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 08-31-2018, 11:39 AM   #1
Chef Extraordinaire
 
luckytrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 16,104
Trivia 8/31

trivia 8/31
DID YOU KNOW...
The only number whose letters are in alphabetical order is 40
(f-o-r-t-y).

1. If I commit “Amicicide”, who or what have I killed ?
2. Name That Flick ...
Lexie, an up-and-coming figure skater on a fast track to Nationals, loses
her sight after suffering a head injury. With the support of her boyfriend,
she struggles to get back on the ice and skate in competition again.
3. Name the journalist who served 17 months in jail for writing a fake
autobiography of Howard Hughes ...
(First and last name please))
4. What is the French for Twenty ?
a. - Vingt
b. - Quinze
c. - Deux Cent
d. - Dix-Sept
5. She was Queen of Egypt, and wife of Akhenaton.... name her
6. In medieval warfare, What was the ballista a huge model of?
a. - a Sling Shot
b. - a Crossbow
c. - a Battering Ram
d. - a Mace
7. Which of these participants in the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral later died
violently ?
a. - Wyatt Earp
b. - Morgan Earp
c. - Virgil Earp
d. - Doc Holliday
8. You've heard of people dying from consumption in historical books and
films, but what exactly was it?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
According to a recent study by Experian, Generation Y-ers (ages 20-30)have
the highest Vantage (credit) Scores of the four generations, Baby Boomers,
Gen-X, Gen-Y and the G-Generation.
(the Vantage Score was established in 2006 by the three main credit bureaus
to compete with Fair Isaac's FICO score).
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
1. a Friend
2. "Ice Castles’
3. Clifford Irving
4. - a
5. Nefertiti
6. - b
7. - b
8. You've heard of people dying from consumption in historical books and
films, but what exactly was it?




CRAP !!
Gen Y has an average credit score of 672, Gen X (ages 30-46) has an average
score of 718, Baby Boomers (47-65) have a 782, and the Greatest Generation
(66+) have an average of 829.

__________________
“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
Old 08-31-2018, 12:09 PM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
 
luckytrim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 16,104
Answer to #8 is Tuberculosis


Andy, wanna fix that ? ... and delete this post.
__________________
“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
Old 08-31-2018, 12:23 PM   #3
Certified Pretend Chef
 
Andy M.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 48,217
I'm not a mod but someone should come along soon.
__________________
"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." -Carl Sagan
Andy M. 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 11:19 PM.


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