Are you smarter than a 60 year old

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From: Ralph & BA
Date: 30 September 2015 at 04:55
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Are you smarter than a 60 year old

MAY BE HARDER THAN YOU MAY THINK.
THE ANSWERS WILL BE ON THE TIP OF YOUR TONGUE, BUT
YOU JUST CAN’T QUITE REMEMBER THE CORRECT ANSWER .

DON’T LOOK BELOW FOR THE ANSWERS UNTIL YOU HAVE TRIED TO FIGURE IT OUT.

A TEST FOR ‘OLDER’ KIDS. I was picky who I sent this
to. It had to be those who might actually remember.
So have some fun my sharp-witted friends. This is a
test for us ‘older kids’! The answers are printed
below, (after the questions) but don’t cheat! answer them first…..

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01. After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off
into the sunset, the grateful citizens would ask, Who
was that masked man? Invariably, someone would
answer, I don’t know, but he left this behind. What
did he leave behind?

02. When the Beatles first came to the U.S. In early
1964, we all watched them on "The ? ? Show.

03. ‘Get your kicks, ? ? ?.’

04. ‘The story you are about to see is true. The
names have been changed to ? ? ?.’

05. ‘In the jungle, the mighty jungle, ? ? ? ?.’

06. After the Twist, The Mashed Potato, and the
Watusi, we ‘danced’ under a stick that was lowered as
low as we could go in a dance called the ‘?.’

07. Nestle’s makes the very best..?.’

08. Satchmo was America ‘s ‘Ambassador of Goodwill.’
Our parents shared this great jazz trumpet player
with us. His name was ? ?.

09. What takes a licking and keeps on ticking?

10. Red Skeleton’s hobo character was named ? ? ? and Red always ended his television show by saying, ‘Good Night, and ‘? ? ‘

11. Some Americans who protested the Vietnam War did
so by burning their ? ?.

12. The cute little car with the engine in the back
and the trunk in the front was called the VW. What
other names did it go by? ? & ?.

13. In 1971, singer Don MacLean sang a song about,
‘the day the music died.’ This was a tribute to ? ?.

14. We can remember the first satellite placed into
orbit. The Russians did it. It was called ?.

15. One of the big fads of the late 50’s and 60’s was
a large plastic ring that we twirled around our
waist. It was called the ? ?.

16. Remember LS/MFT ? ? / ? ? ? ?

17. Hey Kids! What time is it? It’s ? ? ? !

18. Who knows what secrets lie in the hearts of men?
Only The ? Knows!

19. There was a song that came out in the 60’s that
was "a grave yard smash". It’s name was the ? ? !

20. Alka Seltzer used a "boy with a tablet on his head" as it’s Logo/Representative. What was the boy’s name? ?

ANSWERS:

01.The Lone Ranger left behind a silver bullet.

02. The Ed Sullivan Show

03. On Route 66

04.To protect the innocent.

05.The Lion Sleeps Tonight

06. The limbo

07. Chocolate

08. Louis Armstrong

09. The Timex watch

10. Freddy, The Freeloader and ‘Good Night and God
Bless.’

11. Draft cards (Bras were also burned. Not flags, as some have guessed)

12. Beetle or Bug

13. Buddy Holly

14. Sputnik

15. Hoola-hoop

16. Lucky Strike/Means Fine Tobacco

17. Howdy Doody Time

18. Shadow

19.Monster Mash

20. Speedy

Send this to your ‘older’ friends, (Better known as Seniors.) It will drive them crazy! And keep them busy and let them forget their aches and pains for a few minutes.

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