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The Beatles Hold the Top Five Billboard Singles

Sunday, December 9th, 2007 Posted in Mind Boggling Trivia | No Comments »

The Beatles held the Top Five spots on the April 4th, 1964 Billboard singles chart. To date, they are the only artist that has ever accomplished that. Billboard was founded in 1894 and actually was a trade paper called Billboard Advertising.? ...

Giant truffle nets $330,000 at auction

Saturday, December 8th, 2007 Posted in Mind Boggling Trivia | No Comments »

The Associated Press reports that a giant white truffle, which weighed in at a record 3.3 pounds, was auctioned for $330,000.? The winning bid was made by Stanley Ho, owner of the Grand Lisboa hotel, a Macau casino where the ...

Reese Witherspoon Highest-Paid Actress

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007 Posted in Mind Boggling Trivia | No Comments »

Reese Witherspoon is a moneymaker, even though her latest film, Rendition, was a flop.? The 31-year-old Academy Award winner commands $15 million to $20 million a movie, placing her at the top of The Hollywood Reporter's 16th annual "Women in ...