Here is a test to see how old you are (US based). I am feeling old as
I got all of them right, though I was not positive on 2 of them.


1. After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off into the sunset,
he 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?____________

2. When the Beatles first came to the U.S. in early 1964, we all
watched them on The __________________ Show.!

3. "Get your kicks, ___________________."

4. "The story you are about to see is true. The names have been

5. "In the jungle, the mighty jungle, ________________."

6. 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 "_____________."

7. "N_E_S_T_L_E_S", Nestle's makes the very best ______________."

8. Satchmo was America's "Ambassador of Goodwill." Our parents shared
this great jazz trumpet player with us. His name was _________________.

9. What takes a licking and keeps on ticking? _______________

10. Red Skelton's hobo character was named __________________ and Red
aways ended his television show by saying, "Good Night, and

11. Some ! Americans who protested the Vietnam War did so by burning

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 o! f the late 50's and 60's was a large
plastic ring that we twirled around our waist. It was called the

now don't cheat.....

Answer the questions first....

Scroll Down for your score....


1. The Lone Ranger left behind a silver bullet.
2. The Ed Sullivan Show
3. On Route! 66
4 To protect the innocent.
5. The Lion sleeps tonight
6. The limbo
7. Chocolate
8. Louis Armstrong
9. The Timex watch
10. Freddy, The Freeloader, and "Good Night, and may God Bless."
11. Draft cards (Bras were also burned.)
12. Beetle or Bug
13. Buddy Holly
14 . Sputnik
15. Hula-hoop

Timothy Leerhoff
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