“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.”
Some of you may remember (or look up) the renown violin-playing comic who, together with his butler-friend Rochester, who had audiences roaring with laughter – facial expressions, comic timing and comedy – for decades. But as you might have guessed, Jack Benny wasn’t his real name. This week we want you to not just tell us his real name, but why he picked “Jack Benny” as his stage name?
Our last trivia question asked you to name six or more things you can wear on your feet that begin with the letter “s”.
Shoes, Socks, Sandals, Sneakers, Slippers, Skis, Snowshoes and Stockings.
“Man’s most enduring stupidity is forgetting what he is trying to do.”
Can you name six or more things you can wear on your feet that begin with the letter “S”? If you name eight, you win the Octopus!
The first couple to be shown in bed together on any prime time television program were Fred and Wilma Flintstone !
“I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them.”
Name the first couple to be shown in bed together on any prime time television program.
The name Wendy was made up for the play and subsequent book “Peter Pan” by James M. Barrie.
Although there were Gwendolyns prior to Peter Pan, there was never a recorded use of the name Wendy before its use in the play!
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”