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Why are blue jeans sewn together with orange thread?

-- mitch hearn (, April 01, 2002


To match the metal used on pockets and zippers.

-- Melinda (, April 01, 2002.

Agreed. It was to match the copper rivits.

New question: What is the offical name of the Rolls Royce hood ornamant? Don't run out to the garage and look, its not written there!

-- mitch hearn (, April 01, 2002.

The hood ornament actually has several names depending on what part of the world you in. Spirit of Ecstasy is the most correct. The flying lady, silver lady are also used. RR calls her Emily. The model used for the ornament was the mistress of the RR exec.

-- Gary in Ohio (, April 01, 2002.

Correct Gary.

New question: What year and amount is Canada's most valvuable collectors coin?

-- mitch hearn (, April 01, 2002.

The 1911 Canadian silver dollar is worth more than a million dollars due to there being only 2 made that year, both are in public collections.

-- mitch hearn (, April 02, 2002.

WOW! I wouldn't mind having just a half of one!

-- Melissa in SE Ohio (, April 02, 2002.

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