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#886328 - 05/08/13 01:12 PM Trivia 5/8
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Try your hand at these brain-busting trivia questions. Remember, please, that you may not google or use any reference sources for the first 24 hours of this thread.

-1. The American Dialect Society named “truthiness” as its 2005 Word of the Year. What political satirist is credited with popularizing the word?
-2. What 1995 cop drama movie is famous for pairing two Hollywood heavyweights, Pacino and DeNiro?
-3. If it looks like a jellyfish and swims like a jellyfish, it might be an underwater colony of creatures known as… what?
-4. What knobby little tuber, resembling a ginger root, tastes like a cross between a radish and a potato?
-5. During the Civil War, what waste product did the Confederates mine for saltpeter to use to make gunpowder?
-6. Which basketball franchise, with eight years of consecutive NBA championships, holds the longest streak of consecutive championships in United States’ pro sports history?
-7. According to the Bible, whose jealous brothers sold him to a spice caravan?
-8. Whorl, arch, and loop are the three basic patterns for what?
-9. Name the Russian mystic who was shot three times, stabbed, poisoned, clubbed, and finally died by drowning.
-10. What household item has a support wire, mica disc, exhaust tube, ring contact, stem press, and base?

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#886329 - 05/08/13 01:14 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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9. Rasputin wave

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#886335 - 05/08/13 01:35 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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2. Heat wave
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#886339 - 05/08/13 01:45 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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Great starts, ladies! wave
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#886344 - 05/08/13 02:10 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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8. Fingerprints? smile
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#886345 - 05/08/13 02:13 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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4. Jerusalem artichoke wave

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#886346 - 05/08/13 02:28 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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10. a water nozzle?
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#886354 - 05/08/13 03:01 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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Rushes and michele Rose thumbsup

Cue, what is it about you and water? lol Try again. smile
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#886376 - 05/08/13 04:57 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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#886386 - 05/08/13 05:39 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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Absolutely! wave
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#886393 - 05/08/13 06:19 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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7. Joseph grin
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#886398 - 05/08/13 06:35 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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Great answer, Sherlock! I also like your new quote. Good point to make. smile
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#886424 - 05/08/13 10:41 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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5. guano
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#886425 - 05/08/13 10:42 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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Correct! lol
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#886429 - 05/08/13 10:45 PM Re: Trivia 5/8 [Re: Pandora]
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3. Jellyfish! whistle rolleyes wave

I couldn't resist Pandora. smile
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