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Questions From Mar 21 12
125501. What is the difference between a steppe and a prairie?
125502. Is there a taiga in the UK?
125503. How much does a tour at Boise State's Broncos Stadium cost?
125504. Would a polar bear be able to survive in Antarctica?
125505. Who is Nabooru?
125506. In regard to songs, what is a false ending?
125508. If I am digging in my garden, which I own outright, and uncover a chest of $20 gold coins dating from 1910, can I keep them for myself?
125509. Are there any legitimate organizations or clubs in the world to promote streaking?
125510. Which were the Maritime republics in present Italy during the Middle Ages?
125511. By the late thirteenth century, which city was the most prosperous city in all of Europe?
125512. In 1861, which Kingdom became the founding state of the new Kingdom of Italy, annexing all other Italian states?
125513. What is the difference between Bokmal and Nynorsk Norwegian?
125514. In the novel ?Jane Eyre? by Charlotte Bronte, what is the name of Mr Rochester?s home?
125515. Is Stephen Fry related to the cricketer C. B. Fry?
125516. Who invented the tie?
125517. Currently, which state's legislature has the highest percentage of women representatives?
125518. Was Adolf Hitler a vegetarian?
125519. How can I find quizzes by date written?
125520. What is the name of the large furry and circular hat that Hasidic men often wear?
125521. Which band took the name of a blind instrument technician that the members didn't realize was a real person?
125522. What is a Racie Award?
125523. What is the Hudson River School?
125524. Why was Egypt suspended from the Arab League?
125525. How long was Snowy White a member of Thin Lizzy?
125526. Who fathered the most children Chang or Eng Bunker?
125527. The first two lines from which Rory Gallagher song are on his memorial statue?
125528. Who had a jazz album with the repetitive title "Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus?"
125529. What is the title of the song on the "Tumbleweed Connection" album that asks a question?
125530. Which song did Dave Appell and the Applejacks perform in the movie "Don't Knock the Rock?"
125531. The title of what song on Jeff Beck's "Wired" album might be connected to a famous silent movie comedian?
125532. Which bank and what branch had the first ATM machine in Britain?
125533. After chicken eggs, what are the most popular type of eggs currently eaten by people in the world?
125534. Did Captain James Cook ever set foot on Australian soil?
125535. During the life of Christ, Romans ruled Jerusalem; when had these Romans won control of the ancient city?
125536. What is "reality mining"?
125538. Why don't juries have an odd number of jury members so there would be no jury deadlocks?
125539. Who was the earliest recorded ethnic white person to set foot in Australia?
125540. Who were the Nabataeans?
125541. What is the denominaton of the U.S. postage stamp commemorating the most notable act of a famous American military leader whose equally famous brother (also philatelically honored) was born in one of the towns that served as a site of a Regional Final of a 2012 NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament?
125542. Which camp rock and roll group, a number of whose original members are now professors and surgeons, helped redefine the modern concept of the 1950's?
125543. The first manager of which rock and roll group is credited with redefining a certain word in a way that defines this question?
125544. March 25, 2012 - Recently, James Cameron dived how deep into the ocean?
125545. Do the winners of golf's Masters get to keep their green jackets?
125546. Who played a coulrophobic on "Frasier"?
125547. How are the members of the Nobel Prize Committee chosen ?
125548. How can a NBA division leader be fourth in the conference?
125549. Which member of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History scored the fewest points?
125550. Are there any diseases that prevent you from farting?
125551. What is the difference between a bunyip and a yowie?
125552. What is a Mansfield bar; and, why is it so named?
125553. What is an epiphyte?
125554. Where can that "Old Time Religion" take us all to?
125555. Which Elizabeth Barrett Browning poem was made into a 1912 movie?
125556. In which movie did Wallace Reid play the same character separated by 481 years?
125557. I'm trying to find the original lyrics to "(There'll be Blue Birds Over) The White Cliffs of Dover." Online lyrics sites show either Johnny or Jimmy (even Jim) going to sleep. Does anyone know which is correct?
125558. Is there an episode of NCIS or JAG that Gibbs meets Abby?
125559. The Indian coach, Duncan Fletcher, played for which cricket team in 1983 world cup?
125560. Did Charlie Chaplin ever have a speaking role in a movie?
125561. Are there schools for mime artists?
125563. Is the horse that played War Adimral in Sea Biscuit the same that played Topthorn in Warhorse? (I am aware that numerous horses were used in production)
125564. Who made the first non-stop solo flight across the Pacific ocean?
125565. If a car is 16 feet long, what is the narrowest road, or space, in which it can make a 180-degree turn?
125567. Is Fats Domino an addicted gambler ?
125568. Who is said to have introduced the habit of smoking to England?
125569. Who frequently lost his temper on the show 'What's my Line'?
125570. What is the difference between in-sourcing and in-shoring?
125571. Is Gladys Knight an addicted gambler?
125572. What's the real reason Jay Traynor left Jay and the Americans? (It was not for a "solo career", I am sure.)
125573. Whe Judge Judy "writes an order " is it really enforceable ?
125574. What is the main leading cause of death in teens?
125575. Which mammal has the largest eye?
125576. Which band was twice nominated for the Juno Award Album of the Year in 1980?
125577. Why don't handgun manufacturers engineer silencers into the gun itself, instead of being a separate piece of equipment?
125578. What is the chemical process by which plastic explosives, specifically C-4, work?
125579. Is it theoretically possible to harness a lighting bolt from nature, for power?
125580. What is the specific part of the U.N. Charter that confers diplomatic immunity upon its personnel, when they are working in a foreign country?
125581. Who said, "If you're not a Liberal before you're thirty you have no heart,and if you're not a Conservative after you're thirty, then you have no brain"?
125582. Bauhaus was a school that designed architecture using circles, squares and triangles. Which country was it in?
125583. How many 9's are there from 1-100
125584. What comes first in the dictionary: bed, bear, banana or bear hug?
125585. Captain Scott and his party died in Antarctica on or abour March 29th 1912.
The Titanic sank about two weeks later on April 15th 1912.
But which news reached England first?
125586. Which instruments are mentioned in the song Eh, Cumpari?
125587. Who is Daddy in the song Beat Me Daddy, Eight to the Bar?
125588. What is Commander Cody's real name?
125589. What was the first energy drink, and when did it come out?
125590. Did the RC church ever excommunicate Fidel Castro?
125592. How many active volcanoes are in the US?
125593. How many active volcanoes are in the world?
125594. How did Friedrich Engels' personality compare to the Soviet Stalinist regime that would one day exalt him as a father?
125595. Dystopic short story "A day at the Beach" whereby in the new future a proportion of motorists ( and their families ) are gassed to death to solve the population explosion . Author and details ?
125596. In Star Wars, were the storm troopers robots?
125597. What events in history are similar to the Paris Commune?
125598. Who invented Newtons laws of Physics?
125599. Were Rin Tin Tin and Rex, the Wonder Horse ever in a movie together?
125600. What was the first English language book to be printed?
125601. Apart from the moon, which planet in our solar system is the brightest natural object in the night?
125602. What happened on August 2, 1776?
125603. What was Babe Ruth's career ERA as a pitcher?
125604. Which leader of the NSDAP (Nazi) party in Switzerland had a ship named after him, and what happened to the ship?
125606. Was there any internal trouble that led to the fall of the Strandzha Commune?
125607. What is the the longest river that runs solely in the interior of the Balkans?
125608. Which are the three largest communities above the Arctic Circle?
125609. What is a Jeepney?
125610. What happened to James Jeffries' and Tom Sharkey's hair during their 25 round rematch fight in 1899?
125611. Who wrote Barmy in Wonderland?
125613. Who is the drummer for The Woolly Bandits?
125614. Are any rivers considered international waters?
125615. What is a black letter law?
125616. What is considered to have been the biggest war not counting WWI and WWII?
125617. Who died first?
125618. In how many languages is the Old Testament translated in the The Complutensian Polyglot Bible?
125619. What is the NA27?
125620. How many words are in Jonathan Edwards sermon "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?"
125621. What was the first album to be released on Compact Disc?
125622. Who once asked Arnold Schwarzenegger whether his muscles were real or whether he had to take a lot of hemorrhoids?
125623. Was there a settlement at the site of London prior to the Roman invasion?
125624. Who was the first person to ever become an Honorary Citizen of the United States?
125625. Which British male, born in the 1940's, attended a girls school from age 8 to 10?
125626. Which fish species would benefit from an increase in ocean acidity ?
125627. Were the varangians the same as the Rus ?
125628. What is the name of the young man who fell into a deep sleep while the Apostle Paul was preaching?
125629. Do American sports crowds sing during matches, in the same way that British soccer crowds do?
125630. Did anyone work on both the 1960 and the 2001 versions of "Ocean's Eleven ?"
125631. What European river, which either passes through or along ten countries, starts at black and ends at black?
125632. Who wrote the very first song?
125633. Who was the last Victorian wicketkeeper to play a test for Australia as the keeper?
125634. Who was the India`s first female movie actor of the silent era?
125635. The Prime Minister who twice succeeded Ramsay macdonald and was twice his successor adopted the name of what town as part of the title of his earldom?
125636. Which is the first Indian film with a soundtrack?
125637. Why is the chemical symbol for mercury "Hg"?
125638. In which state is the Statue of Liberty located?
125639. What is Boyle's law?
125640. What is Dalton's Law?
125641. Does the Rhine pass through Italy?
125642. Did the Goths have a capital?
125643. What country did the House of Griffins rule?
125644. What country did the P?emyslid dynasty rule?
125645. Do Kangaroos have any vocalisations?
125646. How did chocolate come to be associated with Easter?
125647. Who played Friedrich Nietzsche in Béla Tarr's "The Turin Horse"?
125648. Who first claimed that before Columbus most people thought the world was flat ?
125649. What was the name of the german child that had a hit single in the 90's? (He was 4 or 5 yrs of age I think)
125650. Was Nietzsche a nihilist?
125651. What 2 authors, 1 male & 1 female have the most entries in the UK crime writers association list of the top 100 crime novels of all time?
125652. Which critically endangered bird, thought to be extinct just a few years ago, has had its population increased by a large percentage recently?
125653. Network of nerves in the human abdomen where the coeliac trunk artery, the superior mesenteric artery and the renal arteries branch from the aorta?
125654. How do pilots land in fog?
125655. How do neon signs glow?
125656. How do they suspend suspension bridges?
125657. How do they cut diamonds?
125658. How do they dig tunnels underwater?
125659. How do they steer balloons?
125660. How do they measure the universe?
125661. Who recently became southern Africa's first female head of state?
125662. How did Professor Georg Wilhelm Richmann of St. Petersburg, Russia die?
125663. Why do cans of compressed air turn ice cold when dispensing air?
125664. How might a Sophie Tucker song be connected to a 2002 movie role by Renée Zellweger?
125665. Why is that trilobed thing on a stalk inside an Easter Lily flower called?
125666. What city is often called simply by the initials "TJ"?
125667. When and why did outsourcing begin in the United States?
125668. What is the Gabriel Inscription?
125669. In the movie "No Strings Attached", where is the real location of the scene set amongst rows of streetlights where Natalie Portman keeps punching Ashton Kutcher?
125670. What is the opposite of a "facepalm"?
125671. What the connection between IDL and GMT?
125672. Which jargonistic appellation would you reasonably infer to describe a surfer you observe wearing their leash on their left leg?
125673. Who has been on the most teams in the NBA?
125674. How old was Abraham's wife Sarah when she gave birth to Issac?
125675. What special achievement did Thomas Higgins achieve?
125676. What did Ty Cobb do that made him so unpopular?
125677. Is it possible to pot a red ball by the breaking shot in snooker?
125678. Name the two patron saints associated with horses?
125679. With which warrior clan associate bushido?
125680. Do all birds have a syrinx?
125681. Val Valentino is known as what masked man?
125682. Why did the Miami Marlins baseball team suspend their manager Ozzie Guillen for five games, in April 2012?
125683. In the New Question Game, what does "The Skunkworks" refers too?
125684. What is "liquid armor" and how does it work ?
125685. In an episode of 'The Andy Griffith Show,' who was the woman/actress that was Goober's "date match" who had a PHD?
125686. How many English Monarchs were beheaded?
125687. "Uh oh..." was the tagline for what film?
125688. In what US state is the Springfield that the TV show "The Simpsons" is in?
125690. Is it true that galaxies are moving away from each other faster today than they were in the past?
125691. How did the street drug methamphetamine get the nickname crank?
125692. 'Stoned' perfume by Solange Azagury-Partridge is infused with what kind of dust?
125693. Did Chris Isaak release "Solitary Man" and/or "Blue Moon" on any albums (cds)?
125694. In a computer program designed to generate random numbers, are the numbers truly "random", or could the results be predicted by a knowledge of the algorithms involved?
125695. When did "ne plus ultra" become "plus ultra"?
125696. Of which cowboy actor who died in 1940 might it be said was truly killed by his wealth and fortune.
125697. In Bangkok, what is yaba?
125698. Is mammoth cloning possible?
125699. What university holds the record for having produced the most winners of a Nobel Prize?
125700. Professor Léon Theremin patented which device in 1928?
125701. How did the Irish playwright Terence MacSwiney die?
125702. How many lifeboats did the Titanic have?
125703. Which U.S. state has been named in the most Supreme Court Cases?
125704. Which U.S. state has been named in the least Supreme Court cases?
125705. Why was Baby Peggy blacklisted from Hollywood?
125706. Has there been any documented cases of a persons hair turning white overnight?
125707. Which actress in "The Stolen Jools" (1931) took her last name from her favorite perfume?
125708. Who decides what rating to give to a movie?
125709. How do they decide whether a steak is Prime or Choice?
125710. How long did it take for the Titanic to submerge after hitting a iceberg?
125711. Is there any allegorical meaning to the nursery rhyme 'Three Blind Mice'?
125712. Is it possible to smell electricity?
Does electricity have an odor?
125713. How do microwave ovens cook food so fast?
125714. When was the term "Coming out of the closet" first used for people who would reveal that they were gay?
125715. When did the City of Babylon cease to exist?
125716. Is there a particular time of day when tornadoes are more prone to strike and if so, why?
125717. In matters of law, what makes Quebec unique?
125718. How do they get corn off the cob and into the can?
125719. How do they make mirrors?
125720. Is there much basis for the universal fear that you'll get sucked down by a sinking ship if you're too close?
125721. Who played doctor zhivago in david leans novel of the same name?
125722. Which of the three stooges had the heaviest brain?
125723. How does a thermostat know that your house has cooled off?
125724. Do mint flavored toothpastes contain sugar?
125725. Who released the "3+3" album in 1973?
125726. Who released the "Twenty 1" album in 1991?
125727. Who released the "40oz. to Freedom" album in 1992?
125728. Who released the "98º and Rising" album in 1998?
125729. Who released the album "8701" on August 7, 2001?
125730. Who released the "15" album in 2006?
125731. Who released the "5th Gear" album in 2008?
125732. Who released the "4x4=12" album in 2010?
125733. Who released the "31 Minutes to Takeoff" album in 2010?
125734. Who released the albums "19" in 2008 and "21" in 2011?
125735. Who released the album "13" in 1970?
125736. How do they predict the path of a hurricane?
125737. What is the difference between a "Spoonerism" and a "Malapropism?
125739. In American and/or English law, is there a difference between Judicial Process and Due Process?
125740. Under American law, is the principle of Habeus Corpus applicable to all criminal cases?
125741. Where is Nelly Furtado currently living?
125742. What are the background singers saying on the Earls' doo-wop hit from the fifties, "Lookin' For My Baby"? It sounds like they are saying "run run, tomato, potato cheeky papa".
125743. What is the most popular instrumental record on the Billboard Hot 100 charts in the last 50 years (since 1962) in terms of number of weeks spent at #1?
125744. What did John Wilkes Booth shout as he was leaping from the balcony at Ford's Theatre after shooting President Lincoln? Everyone says that is was "Sic Semper Tyrannis", or "Thus ever to tyrants", but Bill O'Reilly's new book on the Lincoln assassination claims that he shouted, "The South is avenged!"
Are any authors represented in all ten classes of the Dewey Library Classification System?
125746. Did St. Paul ever travel to Spain?
125747. What was a Q Ship?
125748. What is the purpose of a carburetor; and, how do they work?
125751. Currently, who is the best hitting pitcher in the National League?
125752. Which country was the first to require all resident adult citizens to maintain (not necessarily carry at all times) identity cards?
125754. How many places in the world bear the name of Venice?
125755. What impressive act did Scot Halpin perform?
125756. Which islands are the most northern pieces of land in the Australian continent?
125757. Where was Ho the colonial capital?
125758. Where was Buea the colonial capital?
125759. Was Captain Morgan a real person?
125761. What was the first electronic gadget?
125762. Where did the idiom "ballpark figure" come from as having the meaning a rough estimate? Especially, when actual baseball statistics are meticulously and accurately kept for every game and play?
125763. Why is a thought worth specifically one penny in the old saying, "A penny for your thoughts"?
125764. Who originally decided which specific constellations would be used in Western Civilization's zodiac?
125765. Which animal/animals used to be known by a different name which differed only by the addition of an initial letter (e.g. with opossum and possum)?
125766. April 21, 2012 - What strange ingredient is Starbuck's removing from their products?
125767. Which U.S. city had its citizens accidentally excluded from federal grand juries for three years due to a computer error?
125768. What religion did L. Ron Hubbard follow before he invented Scientology?
125769. What National Hockey League player has the dubious distinction of having been given the longest ever suspension?
125770. Did any music acts perform at all three Woodstock concerts?
125771. Which county have won the championship most times?
125772. Who fought in the Imprisoning War?
125773. What is the meaning of the phrase "Shackled and Drawn" which is a song on the new Bruce Springsteen CD??
125774. How many bridges are there which cross the Mississippi River?
125775. How do they decide who is pictured on United States paper currency?
125776. Which Irish born soldiers are buried in the british military cemetery in Be'er Sheva, Israel?
125777. What is the average spend per head per week by a UK citizen on food, cigarettes and lottery tickets ?
125779. What is a good online guitar tuner hat can be changed to any tuning?
125780. Which member of The Crests later became a member of The Brooklyn Bridge?
125781. For what group was Paul Wheatbread the drummer?
125782. Which nephew of Sam Cooke sang the hit song "Take a Letter Maria?"
125783. Who wrote the songs "Hitchin' a Ride," "The Night Chicago Died" and "Billy, Don't Be a Hero"?
125784. Who recorded the songs "Thunder Island" and "Shakedown Cruise" in the late 1970s and later won the 2007 Film & TV Music Award for Best Score for a Comedy Television Program?
125785. Who had a #2 song with The Jaggerz in 1970 and later made it to #19 with he song "Ah! Leah!" in 1980?
125786. What hit song was on the Whatever Happened to Benny Santini? album by Chris Rea?
125787. Who wrote the #1 hit songs "Undercover Angel" and "Angie Baby?"
125788. What song by Jigsaw reached #3 in the USA??
125789. Which Paul Simon songs are on BMI's Top 100 Songs of the Century list?
125791. In MLB, how do they measure the speed of fastball?
125792. Which railway station is regarded as the most remote one that has a direct service to London? (Not the furthest from London, and the carriages you start in arrive in London with you - no need to touch an intermediate platform.)
125794. What state in the United States is there a royal palace?
125795. What has been the most recent volcanic activity in Japan?
125796. Who sang "I've Never Been to Me?"
125797. What does the "SOS" mean in The SOS Band?
125798. What two groups merged to become MARRS?
125799. What dance song was released in 1984 by Ollie & Jerry?
125800. Who produced the "Forever Now" by The Psychedelic Furs?
125801. Which song did MC Hammer's "U Can't Touch This" sample?
125802. Who replaced Jimmy Vaughan in The Fabulous Tunderbirds?
125803. What song written by Berry Gordy, Jr. made it to the Top 40 in 1962 and 1988?
125804. "Bip, bomp, bam alakazam, But only when you're grooving with?(who)?
125805. What was the most popular song by the Jump 'N the Saddle Band?
125807. How long will eggs stay fresh when not refrigerated?
125808. Why do Viet Nam vets refer to South Vietnam as "South Viet Nam , Republic of ?"
125809. For most of Alaska's first decade under the American flag, which community was the only one inhabited by American settlers?
125810. What it is the only national capital that borders two independent countries?
125811. Where and when was the first champagne made?
125812. What is the oldest spa town in Europe?
125813. During a Chinese motorized funeral procession, why do they sometimes throw small slips of cut blank paper out of the car?
125814. In "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance", what year and make of motorcycle does the author ride?
125815. What percentage of US WW2 vets used the GI Bill?
125816. What song did Roger Daltry write in memory of Keith Moon?
125817. Which English Monarch was the first to use the Royal We?
125819. How does the small intestine know how to absorb the good stuff and leave the rest behind to pass along as faeces?
125820. Can you name footballers other than the known two who are potential victims of the "Poul Dam curse"?
125821. Did Queen Victoria ever visit India?
125822. What is the distance between Belfast International Airport and Belfast Train Station ?
125823. Some teams are managed by the same manager more than once (e.g. Liverpool under Kenny Dalglish), but within the top four tiers of the English football league, what examples, if any, are there of clubs being promoted more than once under different spells of the same manager?
125824. The father is most associated with the Falklands War and the son is best known for his contribution to Wallace and Gromit. Who are they?
125825. Which languages do linguists regard as the most and least efficient by numbers of syllables used to convey general meaning?
125826. The exact nature of which substance is a bit of a mystery as the only early reference to it is one famous occurrence in the Bible?
125827. How many teams in the Barclay's Premier League have been relegated two years after promotion (two seasons in league)?
125828. What NHL team, has a tradition of throwing octopus on the ice?
125829. How does the intelligence of squid and octopi compare with that of dogs?
125830. Who is Josef Gusikov?
125831. Who did the song "Walk the Dinosaur?"
125832. Who produced Heart's "Red Velvet Car" album?
125833. What song reached #1 for The Escape Club in 1988?
125834. What song plus 50 years connects Pérez Prado to Lou Bega?
125835. Which country music superstar has an alter ego named Chris Gaines?
125836. Which Tom Cochrane song did Rascal Flats sing on the "Cars" soundtrack?
125837. Which lead singer of The Chi-Lites recorded a solo record entitled "The Eugene Record?"
125838. How is the singer of the 1991 song "Walking in Memphis" connected to TV news journalist Elizabeth Vargas?
125839. Who sang "Turn around, bright eyes" on Bonnie Tyler's "Total Eclipse of the Heart" song and was a voice in one of the Hungry Hungry Hippos TV commercials?
125840. Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger have played the Joker of the batman Universe. Has anybody else done the role?
125841. What is the longest unbridged river in the world?
125842. Inspired by a film based on the first in a series of books, which popular work's central heroine has a name based on the initials of the author of the original books?
125843. In the 1960s and 70s British honours degrees were first, upper second, lower second and third, with a pass for either slightly shorter degrees or people who failed a subject in the final year. I have now discovered London University issued honours only for firsts and seconds (Oxford did not split their seconds like others used to in the past), and had no third but a pass for all below. Was this something unique to them and either way when did British universities start to share the same systems for grading honours degrees?
125845. Is it true that Alaska is the only state of the USA that has never reported a tornado, and also is the only state where termites have never been seen?
125846. People are always misunderstandilng song lyrics. What is second phrase in the (I think it's) Manfred Mann song "Blinded By The Light" after he opens the song with that phrase?
125847. Which U.S. states have never been the home to a presidential or vice presidential candidate?
125848. How many colors do diamonds come in?
125849. Other than words imported from other languages, are there any standard English words which require an accent?
125850. Is there film footage of the Atomic blasts of the bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
125851. Who invented the the B-Bender ?
125852. After its donation, how was the Hope Diamond delivered to the Smithsonian Institute?
125853. Currently, what is the largest diamond, of any color, known to humanity?
125854. What is the closest common relative to hippos?
125855. At first, what did the US military claim crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico in July of 1947?
125856. What is the difference between seppuku and harakiri?
125857. What musician was notorious for blowing up toilets in hotels?
125858. When furnaces were installed in the "New Howard Hotel" in 1912, what major problem was quickly realized?
125859. In Australian political history, what event is sometimes known as "The Saga of the Missing Trousers"?
125860. When was the last time France won a war - without outside help?
125861. Are Alvin Lee and Ric Lee of Ten Years After related?
125862. Which 1970s rock star opened the Killer Shrimp Restaurant?
125863. Which William Robinson Jr. song was over twenty-three minute long on the "Rare Earth in Concert" album of 1971?
125864. Which child actor in the Broadway musical "Fanny" went on to be a member of Spookytooth and had two solo smash hits in the 1970s?
125865. Which Jimmy Webb song on "The Magic Garden" album by The 5th Dimension appeared later on the "Brooklyn Bridge" album by The Brooklyn Bridge?
125866. What is the difference between a sauna and a steam room?
125867. Did the United States have any contingency plans in place in case of the unlikely event that Japan would not capitulate after 2 nuclear bombs?
125868. Did Japan have any nuclear program in place to counter the U.S. war effort,and how aware was Japanese intelligence of The Manhattan project?
125869. Do airlines have closed circuit cameras on their planes?
125870. Is the Chrysanthemum native to Japan?
125871. Is glass really considered a liquid?
125872. Are there any other cities other then Venice in danger of sinking into the sea?
125873. When it was decided that the Pope was infallible, was this applied retroactively and if not, who was considered to be the first Pope to be infallible?
125874. In what movie was Buster Keaton chased by 500 potential brides and 1,500 rocks?
125875. How did Dr. William Beaumont take advantage of Alexis St. Martin's gunshot injury?
125876. Was Great Britain ever part of Europe, physically speaking?
125877. Was Michele Obama or Bill Clinton aware of the attack against Bin Laden's compound the day before it happened?
125878. Why did Curt Kobain drink so much tea?
125879. How many people are estimated to have been ritually murdered by the Thugees?
125880. Who was the only artist to have toured with Elvis Presley, The Beatles and The Eagles?
125881. Which wife was not mentioned by name in Chaplin's autobiography?
125882. Which one of the greatest athletes of all time had a son who is a professional tennis player who has represented his country in the Davis Cup?
125883. What are Prince Edward's four given names?
125884. How old was Henry VIII when he died?
125885. What is the largest city of Azerbaijan?
125886. Why are large cotton balls put in new sealed medicine bottles?
125887. Why, at times, does the moon appear in clear bright sky during the day?
125888. As a follow up to the last question, why does the moon appear in the daytime sky on a rare occasion and not all the time?
125889. Who has been living on reds, vitamin c, and cocaine?
125890. Who said she was first famous as someone's daughter then someone's wife and probably finally as someone's mother ?
125891. Before becoming Queen Elizabeth II she was Duchess of .... ?
125892. Did the Reverend on "Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman" ever regain his sight?
125893. What horse won the 2012 Kentucky Derby?
125894. Did the beaver top hat and prosthetic teeth Lon Chaney wore in London After Midnight (1927) survive?
125895. Who holds the world record for having the most descendants during their lifetime?
125896. Who has the bar Lou Ferrigno bent in the first World's Strongest Man competition in 1977?
125897. What caused Ted Nugent to explodes in a profane rant on a CBS News' interview this past week?
125898. Which sporting record was set in 1899 by Archdale Palmer Wickham and was not broken for well over 100 years?
125899. What are Theo chocolate bars and who makes them? (I never heard of them before)
125900. What is a dispersed settlement?
125901. In the movie "Scarface", what does Tony Montana tell his mother that he does to earn money?
125902. What is the difference between space and hyperspace?
125903. How does an X ray photograph your bones but not the surrounding flesh?
125905. Prior to Bryce Harper, who was the last teenager to steal home in a MLB game?
125906. Which song written by an actor's brother appeared many years later on the soundtrack of a film that has an oscar-winning performance by the duo's daughter/niece?
125907. What is the largest democracy by population in Europe?
125908. The Saharan Desert geographically comprises the largest part of which African country?
125909. In 1952 what right did women win in Britain?
125910. Did the ancient Egyptians worship insects?
125911. What does it mean when a senator is "present" during a vote?
125912. What's the connection between a bovid and the UK parliament?
125913. Who is the footballer that scored the fastest goal in his English Premier League debut match?
125914. What is about to happen in the capital of Albania in May 17th for the first time in the history of this country?
125915. What does the word "Croatoan" mean or refer to?
125916. May 9, 2012 - President Obama did something today that no other president has done before him; what did he do?
125917. 10th May 2012 - Today sees the lighting of the Olympic torch. How, exactly, is it transported by air to the host country?
125918. Is it rue that Barbra Streisand once owned the screen rights to "Evita ?"
125919. Can you find a direct connection between an Irish fish and chip shop and the preludes to the Russian Revolution? (If so, who or what is it?)
125920. What does hinc illæ lachrymæ mean?
125921. As of 2012, in which countries is divorce prohibited?
125922. When was divorce made legal in England?
125923. What is the Turkish word for "tomb", and for the characteristic mausoleums, often relatively small, of Ottoman royalty and notables?
125924. Technically, who was the last monarch of Russia?
125925. What's the difference between an Archduke and a grand duke?
125926. What's the difference between a duchy and a dukedom?
125927. Used in cooking, agar-agar is a gelatin made from what?
125929. Which current U.S. sitcom has had the majority of its 100-plus episodes start with the same four-letter word of dialogue?
125930. What modern day actor closely resembles a soldier shown in a photo from the US Civil War?
125931. Is Queen Elizabeth II a duke, a duchess, neither or both?
125932. What was secretly engraved in Tojo's teeth in Morse code?
125933. Where does the Latin phrase "et in Arcadia ego" come from?
125934. What word should be added to the end of the Latin phrase "Et in arcadia ego" to make it strictly grammatical?
125935. In English terms, what are 'death duties'?
125936. What is a 'charwoman' and is the term still in use today?
125937. Why did 'The United Kingdom' reject switching to using the Euro as its currency?
125938. Are there any countries in Africa that do not have any European language as an official tongue?
125939. After the state of Israel was established, when was the first official census taken in the country and what was the population?
125940. From where do we get the word "grifter"?
125941. The Founder of the Chinese Republic was?
125942. In which major sporting events does the United Kingdom compete under the name of Great Britain?
125943. Who designed the modern Canadian flag?
125944. Officially, what is the purpose of Area 51?
125945. What was the first Stealth airplane?
125946. What is the difference between a score and sheet music?
125947. How many copies of the first edition of Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Fanshawe" has survived?
125948. I saw a still photo in one of George Burns' books from the old "Burns & Allen Show" showing Gracie hanging pancakes on a clothesline in her kitchen. Does anyone know why she's doing this?
125949. What would happen if you sprinkled salt on a slug?
125950. What is the range of perigee in miles of the moon?
125951. What is the origin of the belief that garlic wards off vampires?
125952. What is the name of tv sitcom about a newspaper guy who imagines giving all his answers to people from ancient tv shows, that he was forced to watch as a child?
125953. How many countries have six or more colors on their national flag?
125954. Out of gasoline, gasoline mixed with oil, and diesel, which is the most flammable and which one is the least?
125955. Who is the actress leading the elephants in the movie Hatari! when the "Baby Elephant Walk" song is playing?
125956. What Solomon Linda song became a #1 song for The Tokens in 1961?
125957. How many sides does a triacontagon have?
125958. Which was discovered first uranium or zirconium?
125959. Who and when was the first German Pope?
125960. Who killed Trebonianus Gallus?
125961. Why was Louis XIV known as the Sun King?
125962. Was Halley's Comet or the Daylight Comet the brightest in 1910?
125963. What is a frost fair?
125964. What is a duogong?
125965. Does lightning ever come out of volcanoes or forest fires?
125966. How did Arnold Potter die in 1872?
125967. What does the "R" in John R. Hildebrand Jr. (J.R. Hildebrand) stand for?
125968. Who was Clovis I?
125969. Who was Clovis I?
125970. What is an aeolipile?
125971. Who wrote Naturalis Historia?
125972. Who was William Sturgeon?
125973. What was the Year of Four Emperors?
125974. What did Bartolomeo Cristofori invent?
125975. What is the geometric design in the Bluetooth logo?
125976. What did calligrapher Mi Fu claim was his brother?
125977. What is Dudeism?
125978. Does George Lucas practice Jediism?
125979. What is the name of the water body during the time of pangaea?
125980. In the Beatles psychedelic song "I Am the Walrus", who or what does the walrus represent?
125981. Are people the only animal that cry?
125982. What is Walking Corpse Syndrome?
125983. Who was the first woman to break the sound barrier?
125984. The town of Purgatory is in which US state?
125985. What was Phineas Gage famous for?
125986. What is a trommel?
125987. What fate do Cerro Gordo, CA, Crystal, CO and Cornucopia, OR, share?
125988. Who was Quirino Cristiani?
125989. Who was Theodore Frelinghuysen?
125990. Why is Mitt Romney being accused of being a high school bully?
125991. Exactly how many islands are in the Canarreos Archipelago?
125992. On what day does the 2012 hurricane season begin on the east coast of the US?
125993. What is the youngest age people can marry?
125994. In the AFL, which was the first Grand Final in which two non-Victorian teams played?
125996. Did producer Robert Evans wear around his neck a belly chain from a stripper?
125997. What is the oldest board game in the UK?
125998. After an aircraft company has tightened the last nut and bolt on a new airliner, how much flight testing is required before it is certified to carry passengers?
125999. How much was the entry fee to Kew Gardens for an adult in 1977?