Who was the first Prime Minister of Israel

No googling.

Ben-Gurien ( spelling may be off )

I believe

**You got it A.W. **
Man of much wisdom.

What large body of water is in South-Central Florida at the Northeastern edge of the everglades?

lake Okeechobee ( again spelling may be off ) used to be good fishing there .

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lake Okeechobee ( again spelling may be off ) used to be good fishing there .
[/quote] Wow, cool.

I should of named this the trivia thread!

You got it again.

Okay:

Which U.S. President established the Peace Corps?

hmmm it was established in 1961

JFK

Yes and it was established in March of 1961. I was 6 yrs. old!

Okay:

Which War Claimed the most lives in American History?

the civil war

no one kills Americans like Americans can.

American Civil War…Over 600,000 died…though most were from disease, not combat…

crap…beat me to it…:biggrin:

World War II…countless of millions

I am playing trivia wars here… cheating!

Okay

What does the name “Thomas” mean and where did it come from?

ah…I thought you meant in terms of US casualties…

it’s okay, I guessed it right, amazing.
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Back to the last question. Hint: Come’s from the Hebrew word “Teom”.**

ok I was misled by misreading the question, my fault there

thomas is of Aramaic derivation and means twin

I got one for you

what was the teapot dome scandal and who was president at the time ?

Not sure, you got me, Eisenhower?

it was a single source bid / bribery kickback scheme involving the teapot dome oil fields which were originally reserved by Taft for the navy.

Harding was president

So Taft was a general, right?

Taft was a previous President,
and a secretary of war before that.

What does the name “Thomas” mean and where did it come from?

It comes from the Hebrew word: Teom

Awesome memory, you remind me of my step-dad. He is a walking encyclopedia!

Okay:

In what year was the Dominion of Canada created?

I love the history lessons! Thanks:wink:

Okay:

In what year was the Dominion of Canada created?