Ask Me A Trivia Question -- 2 --
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185142 Nov 24, 2012
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185143 Nov 24, 2012
Repost ....______ MONTHS __________

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$300 ~ The 20th Amendment moved Congress' opening from the first Monday in December to the third day of this
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$400 ~ The next year this month will have five Sundays is 2032
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$500 ~ On the Gregorian calendar, it's the ninth month
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185144 Nov 24, 2012
Repost ....______ JAZZ __________

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$600 ~ Ella Fitzgerald & Al Jarreau are famed for this technique of singing made-up syllables
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$1000 ~ "Birth of the Cool" & "Kind of Blue" are albums from this late trumpeter's pre-fusion period
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185145 Nov 24, 2012
Repost ....______ AUTHORS & THEIR WORKS __________

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$600 ~ "The Pygmies" & "The Pomegranate Seeds" are 2 of his "Tanglewood Tales"
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$800 ~ He said his 1994 novel "A Son of the Circus" "Isn't about India. I don't know India. I was there only once"
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$1000 ~ She says her Gothic-style novels, like "Bellefleur", are "not exactly parodies" but "parodistic"
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185146 Nov 24, 2012
Repost ....______ THE 68th OSCARS __________

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$100 ~ Paul Sorvino wept with joy when this actress, his daughter won for "Mighty Aphrodite"
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$300 ~ Christine Cavanaugh, the voice of this pig, carried a jeweled handbag shaped like a pig to the Oscars
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$500 ~ Winning for "Dead Man Walking", she told Tim Robbins, "This is yours as much as mine. Thank God we live together!"
Joe Fryday

Palm Harbor, FL

#185147 Nov 24, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
Buzzzmm!! That is not a question. Go to your room.
Joe Fryday

Palm Harbor, FL

#185148 Nov 24, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
Repost ....______ AUTHORS & THEIR WORKS __________
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$600 ~ "The Pygmies" & "The Pomegranate Seeds" are 2 of his "Tanglewood Tales"
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$800 ~ He said his 1994 novel "A Son of the Circus" "Isn't about India. I don't know India. I was there only once"
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$1000 ~ She says her Gothic-style novels, like "Bellefleur", are "not exactly parodies" but "parodistic"
For $1,000, Alex, who is Joyce Carol Oates ?
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185149 Nov 24, 2012
Joe Fryday wrote:
<quoted text>
For $1,000, Alex, who is Joyce Carol Oates ?
correct
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185150 Nov 24, 2012
__________ INSPIRATIONS __________

He inspired Clare, a girl from a rich & noble family of Assisi, to become a nun
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185151 Nov 24, 2012
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The rushing of diphtheria medicine from Nenana to Nome in 1925 via this form of transport inspired a race
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185152 Nov 24, 2012
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A battle during this war inspired "The Star-Spangled Banner"
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185153 Nov 24, 2012
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While Dante has inspired many writers, this woman was his love & inspiration
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185154 Nov 24, 2012
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Film director whose life was the inspiration for the Clint Eastwood film "White Hunter, Black Heart"
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185155 Nov 24, 2012
__________ MEN OF NOTE __________

Korean conductor Myung-Whun Chung was named music director of this city's Opera de la Bastille in 1989
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185156 Nov 24, 2012
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Tracy Marrow is the real name of this rap singer whose stage name is a tribute to the novelist Iceberg Slim
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185157 Nov 24, 2012
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This composer is always good company; his 1971 musical "Company" was revived on Broadway in 1995
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#185158 Nov 24, 2012
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This flutist, a native of Belfast, played in the Belfast military band as a child

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#185159 Nov 24, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
01) On 24 November, 1859,(Personality, please), a British naturalist, published "On the Origin of Species." It was the paper in which he explained his theory of evolution through the process of natural selection.
A) Clyde J. Coleman
B) D.B. Cooper
C) Charles Darwin
D) Joseph F. Glidden
E) Barry Sanders
F) John Steinbeck
Who was Charlie Darwin

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#185160 Nov 24, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
02) On this date in 1871, the National Rifle Association was incorporated in (Country, please).
What was NY

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#185161 Nov 24, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
03) On this date in 1874,(Personality, please) was granted a patent for a barbed fencing material.
A) Clyde J. Coleman
B) D.B. Cooper
C) Charles Darwin
D) Joseph F. Glidden
E) Barry Sanders
F) John Steinbeck
What was Glidden Exterior Spred Satin Paint

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