Useless Knowledge Recap Week Of 8/29/16

Useless knowledge

Q: Why do they call this amusement park Six Flags?

A: Because of the 6 different nations Texas has been apart of, which is the state it originated. Spain, France, Mexico, Republic of Texas, United States, and the Confederacy.

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Q: These movies have all done this? “Ben Hur”… “Titanic”… and “The Lord of The Rings: The Return of the King”.

A: Hold the record for the number of Oscars for one movie which is 11.

Useless knowledge

Q: This restaurant launched in 1946, but it was originally called the “Dwarf Grill”?

A: Chik-Fil-A

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Q: Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson & Walter Johnson have this in common?

A: They were the first players elected to the baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.

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Q: There are 13 stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame where people are only identified by one name, can you name on of them?

A: Parkyakarkus, Cantinflas, Houdini, Liberace, Mako, Meiklejohn, Paderewski, Roseanne, Sabu, Shakira, Slash, Sting, and Thalía.