Wednesday, June 14, 2006

The Charles Schulz Philosophy or at least half of it...

Name the ten wealthiest people in the world.
1. Hassenal Bokiah
2. Michael Dell or Steve Jobs?
3. Warren Buffett
4. Paul Allen
5. Fahed Alsaud
6. Steve Balmer
7. Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nayhyann...?
8. Bill Gates
9. Phil Anschutz
10. Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Alsaba...?

Name the last ten Heisman trophy winners.
1995-Eddie George ?
1996- ?-Florida
1997- ?-Michigan
1998-Ricky Williams- Texas
1999- Ron Dayne- Wisconsin
2000- ?-Florida
2001- ?
2002- ?
2003- Jason White- Oklahoma or Tennesee ?
2004- Matt Lenart -Southern California
2005-Reggie Bush- Southern California

Name the last five winners of the Miss America contest.
2001-Angela Baraquio- Miss Hawaii
2002-Kate Harmon- Miss Oregon
2003-Erika Harold- Miss Illinois?
2004-Ericka Dunlap- Miss Florida
2005-Deidre Downs- Miss Alabama
2006- Jennifer Berry- Miss Oklahoma

Name eight people who have won the Nobel prize.
1. Jimmy Carter in 2002 for diplomacy

2. Yasar Arafat (won 1/3) in 1994 for assisting to create peace in the middle east

3. Nelson Mandela (won ½) in 1993 for his efforts in the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime.

4. Mikhail Gorbechev in 1990 for his effort to help maintain peace processes internationally.

5. The Dali Lhama in 1989 for his peace and humanitarian efforts

6. Eli Weisel in 1986 for his spiritual leadership and guidance when violence, repression and racism are still rampant.

7. Mother Theresa in 1979 for her peace and humanitarian efforts

8. Henry Kissinger (won ½) in 1973 for assisting in the "Ceasefire Agreement" between the U.S. and Vietnam

* For extra credit-Winston Churchill in 1953 as a Nobel Laureate in Literature followed by Ernest Hemingway.

How about the last ten Academy Award winners for best picture
1995- Braveheart
1996 -The English Patient
1997 -Titanic
1998 -Shakespeare in Love ~sigh~
1999 -American Beauty
2000 -Gladiator Loves me some Russ Crow!
2001 -A Beautiful Mind Loves some more Russ Crow!
2002 -Chicago
2003- Lord of the Rings -Return of the King A bit of Orly!
2004- Million Dollar Baby
2005-Crash
* I gotta say my fav is 1985's Oscar winner-Out of Africa. Love me Bob Redford!!!

Take that and smear it with peanut butter!
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