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#186861 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
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In "Sea Fever" John Masefield wrote, "All I ask is a tall" one of these "and a star to steer her by"
Is he aboard a fine SHIP?

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#186862 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
What was Ottawa eh
GOLD Star!

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#186863 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
What was the Atlantic
GOLD Star!

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#186864 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
What was Mars
GOLD Star!

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#186865 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
Who was George McClellan
GOLD Star!

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#186866 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
Who is Bobby Allison
GOLD Star!

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#186867 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
Who is Heather Menzies
GOLD Star!

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#186868 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
Who is Rick Mears
GOLD Star!

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#186869 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
Who is Daryl Hannah
GOLD Star!

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#186870 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
<quoted text>
Who is Julianne Moore
GOLD Star!

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#186871 Dec 3, 2012
beachball wrote:
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Who is Brendan Fraser
GOLD Star!

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#186872 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
__________ AUTHORS & THEIR WORKS __________
The Dictionary of American Literary Characters lists "Great White Shark" from this 1974 Peter Benchley book
Are we looking at Brucie, from "Jaws"?

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#186873 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
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Nordhoff & Hall's 1934 "Men Against the Sea", the story of Bligh & his men in an open boat, was a sequel to this
Had we been reading "Mutiny on the BOUNTY"?

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#186874 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
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Budd Schulberg based the alcoholic central character of "The Disenchanted" on this "Gatsby" author
Are we shaking hands with F. Scott Fitzgerald?

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#186875 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
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This character from an 1865 work could vanish at will, with its grin the last part to disappear
Do we call him the Cheshire Cat?

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#186876 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
__________ SPORTS __________
This school's Cornhuskers won the 1995 college football title by overwhelming Florida in the Fiesta Bowl
Is that Nebraska?

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#186877 Dec 3, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
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At the 1912 Olympics, King Gustav V of Sweden called him "The Greatest Athlete in the World"
Z'at Jim Thorpe?
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186878 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Alex, I'm tempted to say Mexico.
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Would that be Dug-out Doug?
<Gen Douglas McArthur>
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Would that be Switzerland?
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Z'at Peter II?
Fifth Generation wrote:
<quoted text>Do we call it Surinam?
correct a+

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#186879 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
01) On 03 December, 1833, Oberlin College in (State, please) opened as the first truly coeducational school of higher education in the United States.
A) Ohio
B) Rhode Island
01) On 03 December, 1833, Oberlin College in Ohio opened as the first truly coeducational school of higher education in the United States.

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#186880 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
02) On this date in 1835, in (State, please), the Manufacturer Mutual Fire Insurance Company issued the first fire insurance policy.
A) Ohio
B) Rhode Island
02) On this date in 1835, in Rhode Island, the Manufacturer Mutual Fire Insurance Company issued the first fire insurance policy.

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