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Archive for February, 2016

Trivia Question for February 25, 2016 – Thomas Edison

QUESTION:

True or False

An elephant was electrocuted by Thomas Edison in the early days of electric service?
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Trivia Question for February 18, 2016 – Santa Monica Pier

In March of 1983 I witnessed the destruction of the Santa Monica Pier caused by El Nino.  One third of the pier was destroyed and a famous restaurant was lost forever.

QUESTION:
What was the name of that famous restaurant located on the Santa Monica Pier?
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Trivia Question for February 11, 2016 – Government Hams

With election season in full swing I started looking at elected officials who are hams.  There are 435 members of the United States House of Representatives. Of that number, how many are hams?

QUESTION: How many members of congress are hams?
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Trivia Question for February 4, 2016 – Guacamole

This Sunday is Superbowl 50. Millions of Americans will gather around the television to watch the game.

QUESTION:

How many millions of pounds of guacamole will be consumed during Sunday’s game?
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