Knowledge is essential but fleeting; we learn, we forget.

But some things – often called  trivia –should always be etched in our minds.

How many of this short list do you know by heart? No Google searching, please.

Elvis Presley: What were three films he did in Hawaii?

  • The lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
  • The words to “The Lord’s Prayer.”
  • What were Clark Gable’s famous  eight-words utterance in “Gone With the Wind”?
  • Who said ,“May the force be with you” in “Star Wars”?
  • The song that is credited to be the first to launch the rock music era?
  • The color of Judy Garland’s shoes in “The Wizard of Oz”?
  • The titles of three films Elvis Presley did in Hawaii?
  • The number of Santa’s reindeer and their names?
  • Who said, “Ohana means family, family means no one gets left behind, or forgotten?”
  • For Hawaii citizens only, the lyrics to “Hawaii Aloha” and “Hawaii Ponoi”?
  • What happened to Jack, when he went up the hill to fetch a pail of water?
  • The crime committed by Jean Valjean in “Les Miserables,” that sent him to prison?
  • What famous Hawaiian holiday tune was flipside song of Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas” 78 rpm disc?

Feel free to add to this list to continue this discussion…

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