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City

Friday, March 18, 2011      2 comments

This oddly prophetic trivia answer I got today was written BEFORE the quake in Japan this year. An irony is that I just re started playing Pokemon games with a Pokewalker this month. Pokemon means "pocket-monsters" which are a pocket sized anim... Read more

Book

Thursday, March 17, 2011      2 comments

I am feeling better now that three days has past since my doctor visit. However, I am still sitting and reading most of the time. "Which of the following did Jules Verne not write? Your answer: Oliver Twist Jules Verne is known as the... Read more

Cartoon

Wednesday, March 16, 2011      3 comments

I knew Astro Boy was old, but not that it was the first anime cartoon in the U.S. 'Major Astro' was a childrens show originating from Wichita, Kansas. In the mid-1960s it aired the first anime syndicated for broadcast in the US. What was the ani... Read more

Hat

Tuesday, March 15, 2011      3 comments

How the heck would rope make you look mean? "Edward Teach was an infamous pirate who thought his men to be ruthless whilst sailing the seven seas. What other name did Mr. Teach go by? Your answer: Blackbeard Blackbeard would stuff bur... Read more

Treaty

Friday, March 11, 2011      1 comments

I remember the first time I visited the palace of Versailles when young. Trivia today online: "What was the name of the body which is the predecessor of the United Nations? Your answer: The League of Nations The League of Nations was ... Read more

Film

Sunday, March 06, 2011      2 comments

Woot! Got my top fav answer in online trivia today! "Bela Lugosi starred in the classic 1931 film version of what vampire story? Your answer: Dracula Bela Lugosi became typecast as a horror actor in films such as "Dracula", "Murders i... Read more

Time

Friday, March 04, 2011      2 comments

I have had to cut back on the time I spend on workouts. The doctors found non cancerous tumors in my stomach area. After the surgery on the 14th, I should be able to start "real" workouts again. (After a bit of healing time.) However, for no... Read more

Fifth

Friday, February 25, 2011      2 comments

I had heard this before: "Which is the largest of the Greek islands? Your answer: Crete At 3,219 square miles, Crete is only slightly smaller than either Cyprus or Puerto Rico. It is the largest of the Greek islands, and the fifth larg... Read more

Books

Thursday, February 24, 2011      3 comments

This would be a funny match. I need to write that book someday. "Literature loves a strong lady! Pick the choice that does NOT match the heroine up with her author. Your answer: Scarlett O'Hara; author H.G. Wells It was Margaret Mitc... Read more

Debut

Tuesday, February 22, 2011      4 comments

Both stood the test of time, really. It is funny how much music can mean to people, over the years. Oh well, we all need our hobbies to relax at the end of the day. Which classic album prevented the The Jimi Hendrix Experience's debut album, ... Read more

Purple

Sunday, February 20, 2011      5 comments

Purple used to be the color of royalty. Think of how badly it would suck to collect sea snail mucous all day long for a job. "Which of these colors is commonly associated with royalty? Your answer: purple In Roman and Greek times, the... Read more

Sick

Friday, February 18, 2011      6 comments

P.S. Doctors found two non cancerous tumors in my hips this week. This could explain why I have been working out constantly and STILL having fitness issues! They say I need surgery this year. I am greatly looking forward to it at this point. ... Read more

Cars

Friday, February 18, 2011      1 comments

I do NOT like Adolf, yet I am car shopping lately. It it very odd, the attitutdes that car manufacturers have had over the years. Some really want to help the consumer, while others go in for the programed obsolescence, bad materials, and shod... Read more

Sweet

Friday, February 11, 2011      3 comments

Steampunk is a new music name for much of what was an "industrial" scene a few years back. Some of my friends hate the name change, but heck, what is in a name anyway? "A rose by any other name would smell as sweet" according to Shakespeare, b... Read more

Nerve

Thursday, February 10, 2011      1 comments

I am taking a medical psychology class right now. We are memorizing from the text book parts of the human brain. The functions of the optic nerve are very interesting, odd that it came up on trivia today. "In the human body, the optic nerve s... Read more


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