Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR. Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2017” calendar.

This week’s questions:

  1. What 1970s rock band was notable for being composed entirely of teenage girls?
  2. Name the capital of New Zealand.
  3. What Life magazine photographer was responsible for the famous photo, “V-J Day in Times Square,” of a sailor kissing a woman dressed in white on August 14, 1945?
  4. Which Supreme Court justice used the curious wording “legalistic argle-barle” in his 2013 dissent of the decision that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act?
  5. Why is is to hard to find Roquefort, a type of cheese that traditionally comes from France, in the United States?

This week’s answers:

  1. The Runaways (Joan Jett, Cherie Currie, Lita Ford, Sandy West, and Jackie Fox). Their hits include “Cherry Bomb” and “Queens of Noise.”
  2. Wellington.
  3. Alfred Eisenstaedt. The photograph captured the celebratory atmosphere in America after the long conflict.
  4. Antonin Scalia. The justice is known for his unique turns of phrase.
  5. The cheese is banned by the Food and Drug Administration because it made it by introducing bacteria  to refine the flavor.

Source: Workman Publishing/”Page-A-Day”

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