The New IQ Test

1) How long did the Hundred Years’ War last? 2) Which country makes Panama hats? 3) From which animal do we get cat gut? 4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution? 5) What is a camel’s hair … Continue reading

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Trivializing Trivial Trivia That Trivitizes Triviates!

Stewardesses – is the longest word typed with only the left hand. Lollipop – is the longest word typed with your right hand. No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver or purple. Dreamt – is the … Continue reading

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The Baby Boomer Trivia Game

Baby Boomer Memory Test Game There are 20 questions.  Average score is 12. This one will be difficult for the younger set(DUDE!). Have a paper and pencil handy to record your answers… Your mind isn’t as sharp as it once was! Good luck, 1. What builds … Continue reading

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Some Historical Trivia Or Is It? Did You Know…

Did you know the saying “God willing and the Creeks don’t rise” was in reference to the Creek Indians and not a body of water? It was written by Benjamin Hawkins in the late 18th century. He was a politician … Continue reading

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I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt!

Can you raed this? Olny 55 plepoe out of 100 can. I cdnuolt blveiee that I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd what I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno’t mtaetr … Continue reading

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Before Obama Where Did “Piss Poor Come From”?

Interesting History They used to use urine to tan animal skins, so families used to all pee in a pot & then once a day it was taken & sold to the tannery…….if you had to do this to survive you were “Piss … Continue reading

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Little Known Facts About Santa’s Reindeer

According to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, while both male and female reindeer grow antlers in the summer each year, male reindeer drop their antlers at the beginning of winter, usually late November to mid-December. Female reindeer retain … Continue reading

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Humuhumunukunukuapua’a

(No I didn’t fall asleep at the keyboard when typing this title) The Humuhumunukunukuapua’a is Hawaii’s state fish; the name means “triggerfish with a pig-like short snout”.  For short you can call it humuhumu (Why isn’t short humu?  Why isn’t … Continue reading

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Did you know? Thomas Edison Invented Wax Paper

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