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Friday, October 7, 2016

Greetings Infomaniacs,

Congratulations to "dc bush" who won this week's "Mind Scrambler". Here was the scrambler:

I have many feathers to help me fly.
I have a body and head, but I'm not alive.
It is your strength which determines how far I go.
You can hold me in your hand, but I'm never thrown.

What am I?

ANSWER: An arrow.

Enjoy!

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WHO SAID IT?

QUOTE: "In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later."

HINT: (1910-1997), American businessman most famous for serving as president of the ITT Corporation.

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RANDOM TIDBITS

The Bayer Aspirin Company trademarked the brand name Heroin in 1898.

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Bowing to pressure from anti-smoking groups, Hasbro took away Mr. Potato Head's pipe in 1987.

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Prior to 1953 the slogan of L&M cigarettes was "just what the doctor ordered."

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Denny's restaurants used to be known as Danny's restaurants.

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The original name for the Bank of America: the Bank of Italy.

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At one time, tulip bulbs were traded on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange.

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*** Weekly Mind-Scrambler ***

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Answer will be posted in Friday's Trivia Today. Good Luck!
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WHO SAID IT?

QUOTE: "In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later."

ANSWER: Harold Geneen

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