Trivia AIML

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Trivia AIML
« on: March 25, 2007, 11:16:52 pm »
This is an AIML file made by KnyteTrypper.  Tyler our forum bot uses this.  If you want to test it just say something like "tell me some trivia" or just "trivia" to her..
« Last Edit: March 25, 2007, 11:50:14 pm by Freddy »



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Re: Trivia AIML
« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2007, 11:28:50 pm »
curiiously, every entry in the file is there at least twice. Is there an easy way to sort AIML?




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Re: Trivia AIML
« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2007, 11:31:45 pm »
Yes you are's the way it should look...
 (I've reattached the new file to my first post too)

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<li>Here's something:</li>
<li>How about this:</li>
<li>I found this interesting:</li>
<li>I just found this:</li>
<li>Have you heard this:</li>
<li>Did you know this:</li>
<li>Listen to this:</li>
<li>Abraham Lincoln, who invented a hydraulic device for lifting ships over shoals, was the only US president ever granted a patent.</li>
<li>According to the Gemological Institute of America, up until the 1730's, India was the only source for diamonds in the world.</li>
<li>Antarctica is the only continent without reptiles or snakes.</li>
<li>Australia is the only country that is also a continent.</li>
<li>Baskin Robbins once made ketchup ice cream. This was the only vegetable flavored ice cream produced.</li>
<li>Bats are the only mammal that can fly.</li>
<li>Bats have only one baby a year.</li>
<li>Elvis Presley made only one television commercial - an ad for "Southern Maid Doughnuts" that ran in 1954.</li>
<li>Franklin D. Roosevelt was the only US president elected four times.</li>
<li>George Washington is the only man whose birthday is a legal holiday in every state of the United States.</li>
<li>Gerald Ford was the only US president not to have been elected to either the presidency or the vice presidency.</li>
<li>Giraffes are the only animals born with horns. Both males and females are born with bony knobs on the forehead.</li>
<li>Grover Cleveland is the only US president to have been married in the White House.</li>
<li>Hawaii has the only royal palace in the United States - Iolani.</li>
<li>Hawaii is the only US state that grows coffee.</li>
<li>Honey is the only food that does not spoil. Honey found in the tombs of Egyptian pharaohs has been tasted by archaeologists and found edible.</li>
<li>In 1969, "Midnight Cowboy" became the first and only X-rated production to win the Academy Award for Best Picture. (Its rating has since been changed to R.)</li>
<li>James Buchanan was the only US president never to be married.</li>
<li>Libra, the Scales, is the only inanimate symbol in the zodiac.</li>
<li>Maine is the only state in the United States whose name is just one syllable.</li>
<li>Mercury is the only metal that is liquid at room temperature.</li>
<li>Notables who were the only child in their families include Ansel Adams, Hans Christian Andersen, Carol Burnett, Raymond Chandler, Eric Clapton, Linda Ellerbee, Louis Gossett, Jr., Robert Englund, Charlton Heston, James Earl Jones, Ted Koppel, Ivan Lendl, Barry Manilow, Maria Montessori, Jack Nicholson, Flannery O'Connor, Al Pacino, Charlie "Bird" Parker, Robert Edwin Peary, Lisa Marie Presley, Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jean-Paul Sartre, Frank Sinatra, Robin Williams, and Tiger Woods.</li>
<li>Ohio is the only US state without a rectangular flag. Ohio's flag is a pennant.</li>
<li>Only one foreign country--Liberia in Africa--has a capital city named after an American president. The capital is Monrovia, named after James Monroe.</li>
<li>Only one person ever won an Oscar by a write-in. In 1934 and 1935, write-in votes were permitted and Hal Mohr won an Oscar for Cinematography in 1935 for his work on "A Midsummer Night's Dream" as a write-in. 1935 was the last year such votes were permitted.</li>
<li>Q is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear in the name of any state of the United States.</li>
<li>Richard M. Nixon is the only US president to have resigned.</li>
<li>Swans are the only birds with little thingyes.</li>
<li>Teeth are the only parts of the human body that can't repair themselves.</li>
<li>The bat is the only mammal that can fly.</li>
<li>The Beatles held the Top Five spots on the April 4th, 1964 Billboard singles chart. To date, they're the only band that has ever accomplished that.</li>
<li>The Bledowska Desert in Poland is the only true desert in Europe.</li>
<li>The bloodhound is the only animal whose evidence is admissible in an American court.</li>
<li>The city of Chicago has the only post office in the world where you can drive your car through.</li>
<li>The first graves in Arlington National Cemetery were dug by James Parks, a former Arlington Estate slave. Buried in Section 15, James Parks is the only person buried in Arlington National Cemetery who was also born on the property.</li>
<li>The hummingbird is the only bird that can fly backwards.</li>
<li>The hyoid bone in the throat is the only bone in the human body not joined to another.</li>
<li>The Joshua tree is the only tree that grows in California's Mojave Desert.</li>
<li>The king of hearts is the only king without a moustache on a standard playing card.</li>
<li>The number 4 is the only number in the English language that has the same number of letters in its name as its meaning.</li>
<li>The only active diamond mine in the United States is in Arkansas.</li>
<li>The only continent without reptiles or snakes is Antarctica.</li>
<li>The only country in the world that has a Bill of Rights for Cows is India.</li>
<li>The only crime defined in the U.S. Constitution is treason - Article III, Section 3.</li>
<li>The only Englishman to become Pope was Nicholas Breakspear, who was Adrian IV from 1154 to 1159.</li>
<li>The only father and son to hit back-to-back home runs in a major league baseball game? Ken Griffey, Jr., and his father, Ken Griffey, Sr., both of the Seattle Mariners, in a game against the California Angels on September 14, 1990.</li>
<li>The only known common metal that is liquid at room temperature is mercury.</li>
<li>The only lizard that has a voice is the Gecko.</li>
<li>The only married couple to fly together in space were Jan Davis and Mark Lee, who flew aboard the Endeavor space shuttle from Sept 12-20, 1992.</li>
<li>The only one of his sculptures that Michelangelo signed was the "The Pieta," completed in 1500.</li>
<li>The only part of the human body that has no blood supply is the cornea in the eye. It takes in oxygen directly from the air.</li>
<li>The only repealed amendment to the US Constitution deals with the prohibition of alcohol.</li>
<li>The only river that flows both north and south of the equator is the Congo. It crosses the equator twice.</li>
<li>The only rock that floats in water is pumice.</li>
<li>The only wood used by famed London cabinetmaker Thomas Chippendale was mahogany.</li>
<li>The pecan tree is the only naturally growing nut tree in North America. It is native to the Texas, Mississippi and Mexico River Valleys.</li>
<li>The penguin is the only bird that can swim, but not fly. It is also the only bird that walks upright.</li>
<li>The Virginia opossum is the only marsupial (pouched mammal) indigenous to North America.</li>
<li>There is only one Q in a Scrabble game.</li>
<li>There's only one city in the United States named merely "Beach." It is found in North Dakota, which is a land-locked state.</li>
<li>Uranus is the only planet that rotates on its side.</li>
<li>When Pierre Trudeau wed Margaret Sinclair in 1971 he became the only Canadian Prime Minister to get married while in office. The couple divorced in 1984.</li>
<li>Woodrow Wilson was the only US president to earn a doctorate.</li>
<li>Zsa Zsa Gabor was the first - and only - recipient of a Golden Globe Award for "Most Glamorous Actress." She won the peculiar award in 1958. The category was deleted thereafter.</li>
<li>A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.</li>
<li>A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.</li>
<li>A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.</li>
<li>A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.</li>
<li>A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds</li>
<li>A "jiffy" is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.</li>
<li>A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.</li>
<li>A snail can sleep for three years.</li>
<li>Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.</li>
<li>All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the 5 bill.</li>
<li>Almonds are a member of the peach family</li>
<li>An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.</li>
<li>Babies are born without kneecaps. They don't appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.</li>
<li>Butterflies taste with their feet.</li>
<li>Cats have over one hundred vocal sounds. Dogs only have about 10.</li>
<li>"Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".</li>
<li>February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.</li>
<li>In the last 4,000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.</li>
<li>If the population of China walked past you, in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.</li>
<li>If you are an average American, in your whole life, you will spend an average of 6 months waiting at red lights.</li>
<li>It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.</li>
<li>Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.</li>
<li>Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.</li>
<li>No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver, or purple.</li>
<li>Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.</li>
<li>Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.</li>
<li>Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.</li>
<li>"Stewardesses" is the longest word typed with only the left hand and "lollipop" with your right.</li>
<li>The average person's left hand does 56 of the typing.</li>
<li>The cruise liner, QE2, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.</li>
<li>The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.</li>
<li>The sentence: "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter of the alphabet.</li>
<li>The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.</li>
<li>The words 'racecar,' 'kayak' and 'level' are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left (palindromes).</li>
<li>There are 293 ways to make change for a dollar.</li>
<li>There are more chickens than people in the world.</li>
<li>There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous": tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.</li>
<li>There are two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order: "abstemious" and "facetious."</li>
<li>There's no Betty Rubble in the Flintstones Chewables Vitamins.</li>
<li>Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur. </li>
<li>TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.</li>
<li>Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance.</li>
<li>Women blink nearly twice as much as men.</li>
<li>Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks; otherwise it will digest itself.</li>
<li>How cool is that!</li>
<li>Life sure is strange.</li>
<li>What an interesting world we live in.</li>
<li>Isn't that interesting!</li>
<li>Wow! Imagine that.</li>
<li>I thought that was interesting.</li>

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