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A Test For Old Kids

Discussion in 'The Lighter Side' started by pupcuss27, Mar 5, 2008.


  1. pupcuss27

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    _______________
    A TEST FOR OLD KIDS

    I was picky who I sent this to. It had to be those who might actually remember.

    The answers are printed below, but don't you cheat.
    01.

    After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off into the sunset, the grateful citizens would ask, Who was that masked man? Invariably, someone would answer, I don't know, but he left this behind. What did he leave behind?________________.


    02.

    When the Beatles first came to the U.S. in early 1964, we all watched them on The _______________ Show.


    03.

    "Get your kicks, ___________________."


    04.

    "The story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed___________________."


    05.

    "In the jungle, the mighty jungle, ________________."


    06.

    After the Twist, The Mashed Potato, and the Watusi, we "danced" under a stick that was lowered as low as we could go in a dance called the "_____________."


    07.

    "N_E_S_T_L_E_S", Nestle's makes the very best....... _______________."


    08.

    Satchmo was America's "Ambassador of Goodwill." Our parents shared this great jazz trumpet player with us. His name was _________________.


    09.

    What takes a licking and keeps on ticking? _______________.

    10.

    Red Skelton's hobo character was named __________________ and Red always ended his television show by saying, "Good Night, and "________ ________".


    11.

    Some Americans who protested the Vietnam War did so by burning their______________.


    12.

    The cute little car with the engine in the back and the trunk in the front was called the VW . What other names did it go by? __________ & ____________.


    13.

    In 1971, singer Don MacLean sang a son g about, "the day the music died."This was a tribute to ___________________.


    14.

    We can remember the first satellite placed into orbit. The Russians did it. It was called ___________________.


    15. One of the big fads of the late 50's and 60's was a large plastic ring that we twirled around our waist. It was called the ________________ !


    ANSWERS:





    01. The Lone Ranger left behind a silver bullet.

    02. The Ed Sullivan Show

    03. On Route 66

    04. To protect the innocent.

    05. The Lion Sleeps Tonight

    06. The limbo

    07. Chocolate

    08. Louis Armstrong

    09. The Timex watch

    10. Freddy, The Freeloader,and "Good Night,and may God Bless."

    11. Draft cards (Bras were also burned.)

    12. Beetle or Bug

    13. Buddy Holly

    14. Sputnik

    15. Hoola-hoop


    Send this to your "old" friends. It will drive them crazy! And, keep them busy and let them forget their aches and pains for a few minutes.





    A woman marries a man expecting he will change, but he doesn't. :supergrin:
     
  2. Shondratasha

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    I'm not old but I only missed 2
     

  3. Navy HMC

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    Oh crap, I didn't think I was old, but I got all of 'em right. Damn, I'm getting old!
     
  4. G-19

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    I only missed number 13.
     
  5. grayelky

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    I know I'm getting old. I know all of them.
    HOWEVER
    I could only remember 13 of them!