TRICKY GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
Some pretty weird questions with some even weirder answers. How much do you know.
|1.||In 2008, Virginian Eddie Adcock played his banjo under some weird circumstances. What were they?|
During brain surgery.
|2.||Which sport uses a Stimpmeter to measure the speed of a surface?|
|3.||In World War II to whom was the nickname "Piccadilly Commandos" given by US troops stationed in Britain?|
|4.||Which U.S. music superstar missed a penalty kick during the opening ceremony festivities at the World Cup soccer finals in 1994?|
|5.||Which major House of Fashion manufactured uniforms for The Schutzstaffel (SS) during the 1930's?|
|6.||In which author's novels would you find the character of Admiral Sir Miles Messervy?|
Sir Ian Fleming.
|7.||Which Hollywood star directed the short film "I Killed My Lesbian Wife, Hung Her on a Meat Hook, and Now I Have a Three-Picture Deal at Disney"?|
|8.||In 1944 Helen Duncan was the last case of a woman being tried and convicted in the U.K. for what crime?|
|9.||In August 2008, King Harald V of Norway bestowed a knighthood on Nils Olav, The Colonel-In-Chief of The Norwegian Kings Guard. What is unusual about Sir Nils?|
He is a penguin.
|10.||Which British T.V. "soap opera" is the link between Mahatma Gandhi, Pussy Galore, Professor Charles Xavier and Gandalf the wizard?|