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December 3, 2009 Page 7 >BUT TRUE By Samantha Weaver * It was American comedian Joey Adams who made the lk)llowing sage observation: "'If it weren't for the tact that tlae TV set and the retYigerator arc SO [~lr apart. SOlne or us wouldn't get any exercise at all.'" A butterlly-s sense of taste is locat- ed on its feel ~\)u kno~ that smoking is haz- ardous to your health, but you might not realize all the differenl types of damage it can do. For instance, a shop in Great Britain required more than $400,000 in repairs to its roof due to a fire I?om a cigarette. A tire from au inadequately extinguished butt isn't at all unusual, but in this case il wasn't because tile owner or any other person was careless. It eelns a sparrow that had been building its nest in the store's eaves liked to use ciga- rette butts. Tile bird evidently picked one up thai was still burning, eventu- all3 setting the building alight. - Someone with 1oo irluch time ou his hands once determined thai there are 293 different combinations of corns that will make change lot a U.S. dollm; Every year, doughnut-maker Krispy Kreme uses a whopping I rail- lieu pounds of sprinkles on its pas- tries. - Coffee is one of the most-traded commodities on earth, second only to oil. If you, like many others, are trying Io figure out how to n3eet that special sonteone, you might want to reconsid- er the use of personal ads. Those who study such things claim that approxi- Trivia 1. GEOGRAPHY: What is the capi- tal of Canada's Northwest Territories? 2. ANIMAL KINGDOM: What is a baby bat called'? 3. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: What type of furniture is referred to as a "highbo} "? 4. MUSIC: How man) holes does a recorder ~wind instrument} have? 5. LANGUAGE: What is a lazaretto? 6. ARCHITECTURE: What is adobe made off? 7. MYTHOLOGY: Who was the Greek god of medicine? 8. DISCOVERIES: Who is credited with im, enting the air brake'? 9. BIRTHSTONES: What is Novem- ber's traditional birthstone'? 10. VIATH: What is the Arabic equivalent of the Roman numeral MCMXC? Answers I. Yellowknife 2. A pup 3. Tall chest of drawers 4. Eight 5. A place to quarantine people with infectious disease 6. The building material is made of dried earth and straw 7. Asclepius 8, George Westinghouse. 1868 9. Topaz 10. 1991) 2009 King Features Synd,, [nc Ju.ct hike ~ & Dog~ King Crossword 10 1t ACROSS 7-- 7"- 1 Vacationing ____ 4 Told a tale t2 , 8 React in pain 1-7-- 12 Romanian money ~8 ' 13 Between IIII 14 Competent 26 27 15 Stevenson's ____ personifica 3~ tion of good 3-7--- 17 Leave at the altar 37 18 Whine .ET: /I carrier? 21 Under the 45 46 weather 50 22 "Sex for ____ Dummies" 53 writer 26 Eccentric 48 29 Attention getter 30 Vast expanse 31 Libertine's feeling 32 Foundation 33 Minus 34 Mound stat 35 Monkey suit 36 Circum- ference 37 Oprah adviser 39 Wambaugh or Wapner (Abbr.) 40 Moray, for one 41 Dermato- logist's case 45 Sail support II 24 25 IIII 43 44 "A Study in opus memo Scarlet" 6 Blueprint 29 Whammy narrator addition 32 Edition sold 50 Head light? 7 Tricked the n~ght 51 -- and 8 Collegian's before terminer choice 33 "Hungaria" 52 Expert 9 Sapporo composer 53 Unimprovable sash 35 Dead heal place 10 The whole 36 Kid's racer 54 Money enchilada 38 Egret's 55 Longing 11 Bottom line cousin 16 Oust 39 "You Were DOWN 20 Saute Meant for 1 Automaker 23 Addict Me" singer Ransom 24 Criterion 42 Catch sight of Eli- 25 Scrambled 43 Additional 2 Spore eggs side 44 Any time now producer dish 45 That girl 3 Honshu 26 Coaster 46 Cushion mountain 27 Kitten's 47 Ginger 4 Probable sound 49 Reuben 5 Pastoral 28 Now. on a holder BY HENRY BOLTINOFF I ,, I H Find at least six differences in details between panels. libI @ 2 g g aldde ue 6u!PlOq s! Ao8 9 |uaJeg!p Sl asou s,JaLIOeel_ g 5u!ss!tu s! eeJ.t 'lt "peppe uaeq eAeq SlleqMous "8 "tJeos e seq fob 8 |ueJe,u,!p s! leq s, uem~ous 1. :seouaJe~i!Cl b9 Dave I'. PN-pp= [ LAFF - A- DAY R.ED. 8 ~:0 "a