Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Trivia Tuesday

I really like trivial trivia.

Here's some....

Cats are feline, what are sheep?
Ovine.
 


What was the name of the first baseball player to have his number retired?
Lou Gehrig

Canada sold what to the United States in 1885?
Niagara Falls


What animal was the first to be domesticated?
Dogs.

What dog was once considered sacred in China?
Pekinese.


What was the name of the first dog in space?
Lyka.

Where besides their nose do dogs have sweat glands?
Paws.

Where was my daughter, Laura Katherine (Carmack) Maxwell, born?
Lawton, Oklahoma
There she is (with me) the night before her wedding (06/05/2010).


What internet social media website launched in 2004?
Facebook.

Which classic novel sold only fifty copies during the author's lifetime?
Moby Dick


What is the minimum number of musicians a band must have to be considered a "big band"?
Ten.


The working title of the TV series Dallas was what?
Houston.  (!)



How old was my husband Sam when he got his private airplane license? 
Eighteen.   (He started taking flying lessons when he was sixteen.)
(His mother had a good prayer life.)



Where and when did we get Shiloh?
North Richland Hills Animal Shelter twelve years ago.
He was described as a 'Husky-mix' and was guessed to be 4 months old.
The rest is history.

 
That is my favorite picture of him.


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I hope you have a good rest-of-the-week!
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please do if you can.

Thanks!

1 comment:

Sara Elizabeth said...

Oh mi goodness!!!!!!!!! Baby Shiloh!!! What an adorable pup face! He's definitely matured into a great dog but his puppy face is so cute!!