Useless Knowledge Recap
by AJ Silver
posted Aug 2 2013 4:44PM
Q: This is illegal as a high school sport in every state except Rhode Island
A: The hammerthrow
Q: Where did we get the saying “Behind every successful man, there is a woman with a road map.”
A: For much of the way, the Lewis and Clark expedition was led by a woman, Sacagawea, a Shoshone Indian. That’s where that saying came from
WINNER: Jennifer Pittsnogle
Q: What is a Hedenophobic?
A: Someone with the fear of pleasure
Q: A group of finches is called a what?
Q: These are nearly 20 times taller than Niagra Falls?
A: “The Angels Falls” in Venezuela.