Saturday, August 15, 2015

Are you old enuf...

 to be able to answer the following questions correctly.??
I must admit that 3 of them stumped me...
and I'm old enuf to know EVERYthing...:) 

1.  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? ________

Come back tomorrow for the answers .....
be sure to post YOUR answers in the comment section here...will be fun to know how many are as old as I am...(or have a better memory than me)... and NO FAIR googling for answers...
XOXO, bj


  1. Give us a few on this one My Friend....
    1 Silver Bullet werewolf killer, as well)
    2 Ed Sullivan ... ( a Really Big Show)
    3 on route 66
    4 protect the innocent
    5 the Lion Sleeps Tonight
    6 Limbo (from the Islands for many years before)
    7 Chocolate...???
    8Dizzy Gilespie / Louie Armstrong...???
    9 Timex ( "Stacey")
    10 Freddy the freeloader / Bless You
    11 draft cards
    12 bug / beetle
    13 cannot remember which singer did that he was singing about...
    14 Sputnik ... ("the "Black Knight has been up Much longer)
    15Hula Hoop... ( Mine was a "glow in the dark"..)
    16 no...
    17 "Howdy Doody Time"...???
    18 Shadow.....
    19 it was the "Monster Mash" (Bobby Picket)
    20 "Speedy"....
    How did we do dear Lady...?? most were a bit before my time....

    1. That was Fun and made us "Think"... Great one dear Lady....!!!!

  2. I'll try and think of all the answers, only some come to mind .#s...., 5 the Lion Sleeps Tonight, ,6, Limbo, 7,Chocolate ,8,Louis Armstrong,13,Buddy Holly,14, Sputnik ,15 Hula Hoop ,....great quiz, I'm sure everyone will start thinking all night!!!

  3. I knew many of them . . . and those I didn't I will be twisting around in my mind until you give me the answers. I guess I too was old enuf!

  4. That was a good one, so nice of you to share. Greetings!

  5. Hmmm...maybe I am not old enough after all! Looking forward to tomorrow's post!

  6. Bj, Yikes, I must be older than dirt. I knew them all....or at least I think I do. !. silver bullet, 2. Ed Sullivan 3.on route 66 4. protect the innocent 5. the lion sleeps tonight 6. limbo 7. chocolate 8.louis armstrong 9.timex 10.freddy freeloader/ god bless 11. draft cards 12.bug/beetle 13.jBuddy Holly14.sputnick 15.hula hoop 16.lucky strike/ means fine tobacco 17. howdy doody time 18. shadow mash 20.speedy Blessings,, xoxo,Susie

  7. I am old enuf ! but guess I wasn't alert enough! I got 12 right!

  8. 1.) Silver bullet...?
    2.) Ed Sullivan show
    3.) on Rt. 66
    4.) protect the innocent
    5.) the lion sleeps tonight
    6.) limbo
    7.) choccccccccccccccccolet
    8.) Louis Armstrong
    9.) Timex...????
    10.) ?????? Good night and God bless
    11.) induction papers
    12.) Beetle Vokswagon...?
    13.) Buddy Holley (and Don MacLean wrote "American Pie", in 'The Tin N' Lint"... a bar in my city. ,-) And he used to appear at 'Lena's', in my city. :-)))))))
    14.) sputnik
    15.) hoola hoop
    17.) Kool Aide Time
    18.) Shadow
    20.) Speedy...And "Pop, pop, fizz, fizz, oh what a relief it is" was thought up by the father of actress Julianna Margulies!!! -grin-

    Do I get extra credit, to cover my misses, from adding Don MacLean and Alka Seltzer trivia?????? -giggggles-

    That was fun, Honey-Bun!!!!


  9. You know I'm old enough -- know most of them, the rest of them will come to me in the middle of the night!!!! Sally

  10. I knew most of them. Have a blessed day. Madeline

  11. LS/MFT is Lucky Strike means Fine Tobacco, I believe. I'm also stumped on #13, and agree with most of Dr. Theda posted.

  12. 1. Mask?
    2. Ed Sullivan
    3. On Route 66
    4. Protect the Innocent
    5. The Lion sleeps tongiht
    6. Limbo
    7. Chocolate
    8. Dizzie Gillespie
    9. Timex
    10. Bobo the Clown? and Sweet Dreams?
    11. American flags
    12. the Bug and ?
    13. death of buddy Holly
    14 Sputnik
    15. Hula Hoop (tho I think they spelled it Hoola)
    16. ?
    17. Howdy Doody Time
    18. The Shadow
    19. the Mash
    20. and 21 - no clue

    1. ah missed too many now i read back some of the correct answers - some i knew just because but never saw before - this was fun bj thanks for the memories (heh song) ♫

  13. Hmm, not as smart as I thought. I totally drew a blank on #16, and missed #1, #10 and #20.

  14. My brain has most of the answers stored but it won't let me retrieve the information...
    about 5 of them really stumped me...

  15. BJ I knew most of the answers .... I guess I'm getting real old or perhaps it's from watching too much TV, listening to too much music and being in advertising for many years. Fun quiz. Enjoy your weekend.

  16. Ok I am old I got them all except Number #8. Happy Saturday.

  17. That was so... much fun! Thanks♥

  18. I'll try my best:
    1. ?
    2. Ed Sullivan
    3. On Route 66
    4. Protect the innocent
    5. A lion sleeps tonight
    6. Limbo
    7. Chocolate
    8. ?
    9. Timex
    10. ? God Bless
    11. American flags
    12. Bug and Beetle
    13. ?
    14. Sputnik
    15. Hula hoop
    16. Lucky strike means fine tobacco
    17. Howdy Doody time
    18. ?
    19. The monster mash
    20. ?
    Brings back memories, bj!

  19. Oh my, it is too tempting to not look at others answers!! I knew some of them right away, had to ask my husband the first one, and other ones I know I know but couldn't recall right away, proving that I am old enuf to know!!

  20. bj..# 1 is a silver bullet, of course! Everyone knows that. :) #2 The Ed Sullivan Show #3 ...On Route 66 #4 to protect the innocent. #5 ..the lion sleeps tonight. #7 choc o late! (and the mouth slaps shut!) 8. Louie Armstrong. 9. Timex 10. Freddie the Freeloader (I think!) or some such thing. Good night and God bless. You won't ever read this but it was fun as far as I went. This was days ago ..I'm off to see what's cookin' on the 15th of August.

  21. I downloaded Windows 10 and my life has been miserable when on the computer. #11. draft cards. American flags? draft cards!! 12. bug and beetle. I owned one. What a pain those were!! 13. I love that song but age keeps the name of the folk singer that died..away. 14. Sputnik 15. HOOLA HOOP. :) 16. Lucky Strike makes fine tabacco. 17. Howdy Doody Time! (seven kids here!) :) 18. ..the shadow knows. 19. The Monster Mash.. 20. Not a clue. Hated that commercial. That was fun..but I didn't get them all. :(

  22. Ok...I am old enough. Knew all of them. Is this a good or bad thing? Ha! Thanks for the fun. Sheila

  23. 1.?
    2.The Ed Sullivan Show
    3.On route 66
    4.To protect the innocent
    5.The Lion Sleeps Tonight
    6.The Limbo
    8.Louis Armstrong
    11.American Flag?
    12.Bug &?
    13.Ricky Vallens, The Big Bopper and Buddy Holly
    15.Hoola hoop
    17. Howdy Doody Time
    18. Shadow
    19.The Monster Mash

    Not bad for a 45 year old I think LOL



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xo bj