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Tuesday, November 18, 2008
IX Alternative Tuesday Trivia
Wherein real weighty stuff today
Why did Serena Williams not vote?
Hey, Superman, who did Lou Reed marry earlier this year? Hint -- she created the tape-bow violin.
What store sold the Tandy TRS-80?
Now spending his time as a Segway polo player, he once used his earnings as an early home computer impresario to fund the US Festivals in 1982 and 1983.
Born Raymond Joseph Teller, the silent half of Penn and Teller claims to possess one of the few United States passports issued in what?
Sally Fields and Burt Reynolds made four movies together. Not counting Smokey and the Bandit (I & II), name one.
For the Academy Award for Best Actress, who received nominations in 1977, 1978, and 1979, winning once.
From 1980-1989, Meryl Streep was nominated 5 times for the Academy Award for Best Actress. Two other actresses were nominated 3 times during the same period, name one.