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Wah!! Fall from Perfection!


Thursday, October 10, 2013

Up until today, I was scoring an unprecedented 100% in Trivia.

Today, got one wrong. The USA is NOT the biggest importer of cocoa beans. It's the Netherlands.

OK then. This relates to nutrition and fitness how exactly?? And non-American Sparkies should have these facts about the US of A at their fingertips why exactly??

And grump grump grump grump grump, basically.
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KANOE10 10/11/2013 8:00AM

    I am an American and would have guessed the US also, I am sorry about breakig your streak. You can start a new streak tomorrow.

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PHEBESS 10/11/2013 2:11AM

    (And your blog is the reason the quiz is called TRIVIA, LOL!)


BTW, I'm hovering at 89-90% this month, so getting to this date with 100% is phenomenal!!!

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PHEBESS 10/11/2013 2:10AM

    You need to know this because, if the Netherlands is importing more cocoa that the US, it means that more of the cocoa is turned into Dutch-processed cocoa powder. And that has fewer antioxidants that non-Dutch-processed cocoa. So if you want to have healthy chocolate, you need to make sure it hasn't gone to the Netherlands first.

See, there's a reason this is important data!

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COCK-ROBIN 10/10/2013 9:49PM

    You're doing better than I usually am.

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SEAJESS 10/10/2013 5:51PM

    Is the streak for perfection or just showing up and answering Trivia questions? I'm sure if you wanted to spend forever researching you could still be batting a thousand... but why inflict all that extra chair time on your butt?

...Or you could just come back as a New Sparker.
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_LINDA 10/10/2013 4:28PM

    Sorry that great streak was blown :((
I have been doing poorly on trivia the last two months -I get those stupid 'number' questions that I always get wrong. Why is important to know what % of Americans are allergic dust mites?? 10 %
For whatever reason I actually did know that America wasn't the largest importer of cocoa beans, must have read an article recently.
To be getting so many questions right is fantastic!! You must have an incredible memory!

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DALID414 10/10/2013 4:23PM

    Yeah, who cares about us Americans and our stupid stuff emoticon

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TRAVELGRRL 10/10/2013 3:07PM

    Stupid triva questions! Sometimes I get 6 wrong before I get three right! Grump grump grump.

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FIFIFRIZZLE 10/10/2013 12:40PM

    This dunc eis still in awe of your perfection!

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PHOENIX1949 10/10/2013 11:44AM

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MEADSBAY 10/10/2013 11:03AM

    Not even sure if I believe that factoid of useless information.
You could be right!
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4A-HEALTHY-BMI 10/10/2013 10:51AM

    Yes, now I see that you are actually a terrible person with no knowledge, whatsoever.

LOL

Silly Ellen.

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CRYSTALJEM 10/10/2013 9:20AM

    Thanks for making me smile. If you want some company..... grump grump grump. Feeling any better? I know I am. emoticon

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ISHIIGIRL 10/10/2013 8:53AM

    Lol, I guess we learn something everyday. And remember, its ok to NOT be perfect. Keep that in mind!

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DDOORN 10/10/2013 8:29AM

    Yep, been there done that...sadly more than once have I tripped on that question...lol!

Hey you wouldn't be PERFECT if you DIDN'T fall from perfection once in a blue moon...! :-)

Don

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NANCY- 10/10/2013 8:27AM

    Drat and There, there.
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Go out and refresh your spirit with a nice long walk in the sunshine with Charlie.
You are still a champion in my eyes.
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KALIGIRL 10/10/2013 8:22AM

    emoticon I guess it makes sense - all those yummy Belgium emoticon sold to their closest neighbors?
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