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Friday, September 23, 2016

Greetings Infomaniacs,

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

I am served at a table, in gatherings of two or four;
Served small, white and round. You'll love some,
And that's part of the fun.

What am I?

ANSWER: Ping pong balls.

Enjoy!

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WHO SAID IT?

QUOTE: "Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."

HINT: (1812-1882), was a German-Jewish poet and author.

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It has been estimated that Mick Jagger runs the equivalent of five miles on stage during each Rolling Stones concert.

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Sonny Bono is the only member of U.S. Congress to have scored a number one single on the Billboard Hot 100 ("I Got You Babe" in 1965).

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Loretta Lynn became country music's first millionairess in 1965.

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The lyrics to Bill Haley's recording of "Shake, Rattle And Roll" that said I'm like one-eyed cat, peepin' in a seafood store, were ironic because Haley himself was blind in one eye since the age of four.

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Willie Nelson's first gig: playing guitar in a polka band.

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In August, 1984, Ray Parker Jr. asked "Who you gonna call?" on his #1 hit "Ghostbusters". Huey Lewis heard the song and answered, "A lawyer." Lewis sued Parker for plagiarism for copying his song "I Want a New Drug". The two eventually settled out of court.




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WHO SAID IT?

QUOTE: "Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."

ANSWER: Berthold Auerbach.

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