Below you can find the results of Fascinating Facts Game 5. Thanks to everyone who participated in this game and sharing your comments. We have included a poll with four new categories for the next Fascinating Facts game for you to chose from.
Overall in this game our players scored 65% correct answers to the four question regarding presidential blunders. The answers to each singers real name and the results of each are listed below.
1) During a radio address this President joked that we had just sent planes to bomb Russia when he did not think it was being recorded that caused quite a stir at the time. Which president was this?
Answer: Ronald Regan (Of the participants in this question 67% had the correct answer.)
Tid bit: The quote Ronald Regan made when he believed the microphone was off while warming up for a radio address was as follows: "My fellow Americans, I'm pleased to tell you today that I've signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes."
2) This president became the first US President to loose his cookies on another leader of a foriegn country. It was recorded live and broadcast on this nations television networks. Which president was this?
Answer: Japan (Of the participants in this question 78% had the correct answer.)
Tid bit: On January 8, 1992, George H. Bush was attending a state event for 135 diplomats held at the home of the Japanese Prime Minister, near the end of the President's 12-day trade-oriented trip through Asia.
3) At this Presidents funeral a Parrot had to be removed for swearing loudly. Which president was this?
Answer: Andrew Jackson (Of the participants in this question 44% had the correct answer.)
Tid bit: Andrew Jackson had a pet parrot named Poll. The parrot screamed curse words at his funeral and had to be removed. In 1835.
4) George W. Bush in 2002 was watching the NFL playoffs and had a mishap. What did this president do?
Answer: Choked on a Pretzel (Of the participants in this question 71% had the correct answer.)
Tid bit: Bush lost consciousness for a brief time in the White House on a Sunday evening while eating a pretzel and watching a professional football game on television. He fell from his couch and sustained a scrape and large bruise on his left cheekbone, plus a bruise on his lower lip.
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