Trivia Bits for Apr 16, 2014 John Lennon's last live performance wasn't with the Beatles, or with Yoko Ono, but with Elton John. In 1974, he joined John on stage at Madison Square Garden to perform the song they co-wrote, "Whatever Gets You Through the Night." This was Lennon's …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 15, 2014 Hollywood, always looking for potential franchises with name recognition, has started looking to classic board games. Despite the fact that a version of "Clue" didn't exactly set the world on fire, Universal released a movie version of "Battleship." …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 14, 2014 One of the odder battles within World War II was the Winter War, which technically made Finland part of the Axis powers. Sort of. In 1939, when the Nazis and Soviets divided up Eastern Europe, the USSR got Finland. But it had to fight for it. The …Read more. Trivia Bits for Apr 12, 2014 Elevation Partners bought stakes in such startups as Yelp, Dropbox and Facebook, all of which were fantastic business decision that enriched the investors. One of the biggest investors is Bono, who named the group for one of U2's songs. This equity …Read more.more articles
Saturday, March 2
Nowadays, the Oscars attract more attention for celebrity frocks than for the actual awards themselves. When Lizzie Gardiner won an Oscar for Best Costume Design, she accepted in a dress she'd made from 254 AmEx Gold cards. She had won the prize for "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert." AmEx played along: It issued each card in her name, although none of them were valid.
Who quoted Numbers 23:23, when he asked "What hath God wrought?" on May 24, 1844?
A) Abraham Lincoln
B) Samuel Morse
C) Harriet Tubman
D) William Wordsworth
Previous answer: William Shatner was in "The People." Poor guy.
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