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#184420 Nov 19, 2012
08) On this date in 1989, over 200,000 people rallied peacefully in (Community, please), demanding democratic reforms.
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A) Prague, Czechoslovakia
B) London, England

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#184421 Nov 19, 2012
09) On this date in 1990, the space shuttle Atlantis landed at (Community, please), after completing a secret military mission.
A) Washington, DC
B) Cape Canaveral, Florida

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#184422 Nov 19, 2012
10) On this date in 1992, a fire seriously damaged the northwest side of Windsor Castle in (Country, please).
<on the Thames!>
A) Prague, Czechoslovakia
B) London, England

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#184423 Nov 19, 2012
11) On this date in 1994, the Angolan government and rebels signed a treaty in (Country, please) to end 19 years of war.
A) China
B) Hungary
C) Norway
D) Venezuela
E) Zambia

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#184424 Nov 19, 2012
12) On this date in 1998, forty-six states agreed to a $206 billion settlement of health claims against the (Product, please) industry. The industry also agreed to give up billboard advertising of cigarettes.

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#184425 Nov 19, 2012
13) On this date in 2001, the (Governmental Body, please) headquarters building was renamed the Robert F. Kennedy building by President George W. Bush. The event was held on what would have been Kennedy's 76th birthday.

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#184426 Nov 19, 2012
I) An American jurist, he served as a federal judge from 1905 to 1922 and as the first Commissioner of Baseball from 1920 until his death. (Personality, please) (20 November, 1866 – 25 November, 1944) is remembered for his handling of the Black Sox scandal, in which he expelled eight members of the Chicago White Sox from organized baseball for conspiring to lose the 1919 World Series and repeatedly refused their reinstatement requests. His firm actions and iron rule over baseball in the near quarter-century of his commissionership are generally credited with restoring public confidence in the game.

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#184427 Nov 19, 2012
II) An American astronomer, (Personality, please) (20 November, 1889 – 28 September, 1953) played a crucial role in establishing the field of extragalactic astronomy and is generally regarded as one of the most important observational cosmologists of the 20th century. Our orbital observational and photographic scientific platform is named for him.

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#184428 Nov 19, 2012
III) He was a supporting actor in dozens of films, including “The Little Minister” (1934) with Katharine Hepburn, “Anna Karenina” (1935) with Greta Garbo, Alfred Hitchcock's “Rebecca” (1940) and the Frank Sinatra crime caper film “Assault on a Queen” (1966). (Personality, please) (20 November 1891 – 16 June 1967)’s last role was in “Batman” (1966) as Commodore Schmidlapp.

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#184429 Nov 19, 2012
IV) He was a British/American journalist, television personality and broadcaster. Outside his journalistic output, which included “Letter from America” and “(Personality, please) (20 November, 1908 – 30 March, 2004)’s America”, he was well known in the United States as the host of PBS “Masterpiece Theater” from 1971 to 1992. After holding the job for 22 years, and having worked in television for 42 years, he retired in 1992, although he continued to present “Letter from America” until shortly before his death.

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#184430 Nov 19, 2012
V) This American comedienne, actress, singer, and radio personality appeared on Broadway and in films. She hosted her own network radio program, a popular series broadcast from 1943 to 1955. By the time her radio program ended in 1955, she easily made a smooth transition to television with appearances on “The Colgate Comedy Hour”, “The Steve Allen Show”, “Matinee Theatre”, “Alfred Hitchcock Presents”, “Make Room For Daddy”,and other shows. In 1967, (Personality, please) (20 November, 1913 – 05 August, 1983) portrayed Mammy Yokum in an unsold TV pilot adapted from Al Capp's “Li'l Abner”. She also worked on Broadway and in Vegas nightclubs through the early 1970s, touring with “No, No Nanette” in 1971.

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#184431 Nov 19, 2012
VI) This English actor was well known for playing Corporal Peter Newkirk on “Hogan's Heroes”. (Personality, please) (20 November 1932 – 02 June 2012) was the original host of the “Family Feud” game show from 1976–1985 and 1994–1995, and a regular panelist on the 1970s version of “Match Game” on CBS from 1973 to 1978.

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#184432 Nov 19, 2012
VII) She served as the chief White House correspondent for “NBC News” from 1977 to 1982, and covered Washington, for NBC's “The Today Show” from 1982 to 1983. In 1983, (Personality, please) (20 November, 1946) moved to PBS, where for 10 years she was chief Washington correspondent for “The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour”. From 1984 to 1990, she was also the host of the PBS documentary series “Frontline With ___”. In 1993 she joined CNN, where for 12 years she was the host of “Inside Politics”. She is a board member at the International Women's Media Foundation and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

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#184433 Nov 19, 2012
VIII) He had recurring roles in “Rhoda” from 1974 to 1978; “One Day at a Time” from 1975 to 1976; “Hot L Baltimore” in 1975; and the pilot to an NBC sitcom,“Bumpers”, in 1977. In January 2006, he began appearing as a recurring character on the soap opera “All My Children”.(Personality, please)(November 20, 1948) has also appeared in guest spots on many TV shows, including “M*A*S*H”,“All In The Family”,“Hawaii Five-0",“Happy Days”,“Picket Fences”,“Matlock”,“Murphy Brown” and “Law & Order”. Look for him, also, in “Encino Man”(1992), as husband to Mariette Hartley.
Alex Trebek

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#184434 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
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Did Danny Kaye sing about Wonderful Copenhagen?
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Would that be Mexican?
Fifth Generation wrote:
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Ooh! Are we going Dutch?
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Would we say Jerusalem?
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Do you drink Darjeeling?
correct a+
Alex Trebek

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#184435 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Do we call it pollen?
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Would that be 'mach'?
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<quoted text><coff, coff> Is that ammonia?
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Is that Carotin?
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Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Is that Bozo's Bozon?
Gluons
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#184436 Nov 19, 2012
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Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184437 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
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Z'at Franz Liszt?
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Alex Trebek

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#184438 Nov 19, 2012
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Evaporated milk makes really good fudge.
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<quoted text>Do we call it quinine?
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<quoted text>I don't think I'd be too fond of kippers.
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Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184439 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Is that a drachma?
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<quoted text>Was that the Eagle, landing on the Moon?
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Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Was that Pius XII?
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