Tuesday, August 14, 2007


Who wrote in 1770 "If God did not exist it would be necessary to invent him"? The quote is from his epistle: Letter to the Author of The Three Impostors, or in French, Épître à l'Auteur du Livre des Trois Imposteurs, dated 10 November 1770.

A man of tables

The recipe for Imperia Brand of ___________(owned by Russian Standard co) is said to have been discovered by 19th century Russian scientist Dimtri Mendeleev, inventor of chemistry's periodic table of elements.

Most of us love it because it doesn't smell.Name it

Question from simianwolverine

Which restaurant chain, founded in the early 1970s in London by Ian Tigrett and Peter Morton, has a sign outside that reads `No Drugs or nuclear weapons allowed inside'?

The Raging Bull

The prancing horse is a symbol of Ferrari. Which brand used the symbol of a raging bull?

O2K & W2K

Scott McNealy of Sun Microsystems once said: ``People keep asking me about the Y2K problem. Let me tell you something: O2K and W2K will be far greater disasters than Y2K.'' What was he referring to?