Sunday, December 14, 2014

alan rock's trivia

Q: What famed cartoonist's drawing became the most popular image of St. Nicholas? 
A: German-born artist Thomas Nast created the most common Santa Claus image.

Q:Robert May wrote a poem that was illustrated for a Montgomery Ward Christmas pamphlet back in 1939. Eight years later John Marks composed music for the poem. Can you name that poem? 
A: Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.

Q:In the song "Winter Wonderland", who do we pretend the snowman is? 
A: Parson Brown

Q: In the movie "Miracle on 34th Street", a man is on trial for claiming to be Santa Claus. What convinces the judge to rule in the man's favor? 
A: The U.S. Postal Service delivers mail to him.


Sunday, December 07, 2014

Alan Rock's Trivia

Q:What American state was the first to make Christmas an official holiday?
A: Alabama

Q:What is the shape of the candy cane modeled after? 
A: A Shepard’s crook

Q:What was the name of the dog that belonged to the Grinch in Dr. Seuss' book "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"? 
A: Max


Q: Where did the real St. Nicholas live? 
A: Turkey

Saturday, December 06, 2014

Alan Rock's Trivia

Q: In the film, ‘It's a Wonderful Life’ who lost $8,000
A: Uncle Billy.

Q: Who tells you she's in town by tap, tap, tappin' at your windowpane? 
A: Suzy Snowflake

Q: What was Scrooge's first name? 
A: Ebenezer

Q: What do elves typically have on the tips of their shoes? 
A: Bells


Q: Why was the Grinch so mean? 
A: His heart was 2 sizes too small.

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Alan Rock's Trivia

Q:In colonial America, which profession was called upon to make flags?

A: Upholsterers

Q:How many times can you fold a piece of paper? 
A: No piece of paper can be folded in half more than 7 times.

Q:What profession was the person that invented the electric chair? 
A: A dentest.