The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on April 29, 2001 · Page 66
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The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas · Page 66

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WitOWisdom "I've seen your genetic blueprint, and I must say it's not a pretty siglit." BY TERRY STICKELS FRAME GAMES Can you solve these word games by our noted puzzle author? Each conveys a well-known saying, person, place or thing. Answers below. TRiWiNPLE TIME 10AC TITAN 10AC TITAN $1 $1 DIAL $1 $1 DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUF BRAZIL It's vast. It's populous. It's almost entirely east of the United States. And it was named after a tree. (Portugal laid claim to Brazil 401 years ago this month, when a Portuguese fleet landed on the coast. The sailors found trees the color of a glowing ember — in Portuguese, brasa — and called them brazilwoods.) President Bush signaled the growing significance of Brazil, whose economy is now the world's eighth largest, by inviting its president to the White House this month, early in Bush's administration. Does your knowledge of the world's fifth-largest nation begin and end with The Girl From Ipanemal Try a quick quiz by Don't Know Much About Geography author Kenneth C. Davis. True or false? Answers below. 1. Brazil is South America's biggest Country in both area and population. 2. Its famous rain forest is the world's second largest. 3. The planned capital, BrasClia, predates Washington, D.c. 4. The Amazon is the world's longest river. 5. Brazil has more Roman Catholics than any other nation. 6. Only Colombia produces more coffee. 7. Brazil abolished slavery before the United States did. "Christ the Redeemer"overlooks Rio de Janeiro. Brazil's second city is one of the world's most stunning. "8881. U! P39Ji s -iSM saAB |s s,|!ZBjg -asiej „'lod3Sji0D„ i - ON S,P|JOM aqj si \\zeiQ -asiBj '9 "asjpejd XjaAipe S3!|oqiB3 uojiiiuj o£ L usqi ajoui sj) p %oz uBi|j ajooi ou q6nom 'anjj. 's •Ja4BM sjoui saijjBD uozBUiv 6uo| -3 |!Uj -000'^ 3MJ jng -jaBuo) sjaiJN sqj .'as |Bj 'tr '0961 llJun lejideDamsBMOJiauefapoiu-sosei amuiuBBaq uo !}3nj }suo3 -asiBj •£ "qUBg uo jods jaqio ^ue UBiji sjji IBOIJUB puB jUB|d jo AJBUBA jiapm e SBq ;| •(jizBjg w Xiuieui 'saiiLU ajsnbs uomiuj z jnoqB) js96je| aqi si jsaioj Ujea uozsoiv aqi'3S |Bj 'z 'Bauaoiv qinos jo isaj 3L|) ||B Uj UBij} a|doad ajouj SBI| 'VSD sm uem BajB uj ja ||BUis X|}q6!|s 'ijZBjg 'anji H SU3MSNV.,MONM x,Noa„ sjBijopiOj .uiieia 'l' sue )!iaass3uuai-£ >|B3jq Buuds'z auiitjaAoaiduiuiuiM'L S)13MSNV..S3WV9 3WVU:I. Go Undercover And Catch A Killer..Comedy! Own it on videocassette and CKILE ROCK ENTERTW;«'5ENT ip^'v:: ::: •. -or.'iTiON VTH VILLAGE ROADSHOW PICTURES tiPV EN'TERTAUiMENT ••. VOmS EILMS f-;ir;-,i:,-,:.- DOKALD f'ETE.!E :\v. SANDRA BULLOCK -Kiss COMQEKIALITT WiLLlAK SHWI^ER ERME HUD50H Ki :!lcniF «v :;:=K STEVE SCHNUR ;.:^;;ca. EDV'ARD SHEARMUR ;- S :7 F !.?, BILLY V7EBER itoxcTDKK;:3::!::. PETER LARKIN r,.::c:;;n;, LASZLO KOBACS .tJC £\K.:nvi:!?ct.:;cLF; MARC LAWRENCE GINGER SLEPGE BRUCE BERMAN f«inua~;y SANDRA BULLOCK v.>,:vTi::. i; MARC LAWRENCE - KATIE FORI) i CARVN LUCAS r:s .criL ..v DOtJALD PETRIE i'.-wv;:ni:scGngtniaIli;y r.-?t America Orline Kfr :,'Wcrd Ccnger.ialit;y v .'Wv .'raJtle -rock.colr. vvwv.'vjarnervidfc com SOUNDTRACK ALBUM ON TVT SOUNDTRAX FEATURIKCT BAHA MEN • EOSSON • GROOVE ARMADA • A TEENS • TOM JONES

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