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Monday 9-30-2013 Assortment


Monday, September 30, 2013

A man and his wife were deeply asleep when the phone rang at 2 A.M. The wife picked it up and listened groggily. Then she said, “How in the world should I know? It’s ninety-five miles away,” and hung up.
“Who was that?” the husband asked.
His wife replied, “Some crazy woman wanting to know if the coast was clear.”
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Who was the first athlete to appear on the cover of Vogue magazine?

Track star Marion Jones, in January 2001, shortly after she won five medals—three gold and two bronze—at the 2002 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Jones was stripped of those medals in December 2007 after admitting she had used performance-enhancing drugs.
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THIS DAY IN TV

The Flintstones premiered today in 1960. That show sure did like “rock” puns. Here are a few characters that appeared on it.

* Cary Granite (Cary Grant)

* Stony Curtis (Tony Curtis)

* Ed Sulleystone (Ed Sullivan)

* Perry Masonite (Perry Mason)

* Ann-Margrock (Ann-Margret)

* The Rolling Boulders (The Rolling Stones)
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Wilma Flintstone wore shoes just once.
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MARILYNROBERT 9/30/2013 10:46PM

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MARYJOANNA 9/30/2013 3:26PM

  Great trivia!

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PEGGYO 9/30/2013 1:02PM

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NANCYRUBIO 9/30/2013 12:56PM

    Funny,funny. Marion Jones was and still is one of my favorite people.

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TWEETYKC00 9/30/2013 10:42AM

    cool, thanks

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PDSLIM 9/30/2013 9:56AM

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GAYLE-G-63 9/30/2013 9:33AM

    1960, egad!

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CHANGE4FIT 9/30/2013 9:02AM

    Too cute-thanks for giving this Monday a light touch!

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JULIE_DV 9/30/2013 7:41AM

    emoticon Loved the joke! And The Flintstones were my favorite cartoon growing up. I remember all those episodes mentioned, except for Wilma wearing shoes! emoticon

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CAT609 9/30/2013 7:23AM

    Interesting

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OVERACTIVEELBOW 9/30/2013 7:13AM

    so much I never knew, OR, had completely forgotten.
You are a treasuretrove of fun and facts!
Thank YOU for sharing.
Audra

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ELRIDDICK 9/30/2013 7:01AM

  Thanks for sharing

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