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

Sugar Grove, IL

#186941 Dec 4, 2012
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>What is 'Jaws'?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>What is 'Mutiny on the Bounty'?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>Who was F. Scott Fitzgerald?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>What is the Cheshire Cat?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>Who is Rush Limbaugh?
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Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186942 Dec 4, 2012
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>What is the University of Nebraska?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>What is Calgary?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>Who was Jim Thorpe?
BLong wrote:
<quoted text>Who was Walter Payton?
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BLong wrote:
<quoted text>What is the New York Giants?
Buffalo Bills

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#186943 Dec 4, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
Repost ....______ BOOKS & AUTHORS __________
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$400 ~ In 1993 this author sold the film rights to "Disclosure" for about $3.5 million before it had been published
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$800 ~At the time of her death in 1974, she was writing a sequel to "Every Night, Josephine!"
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$1000 ~ The rise to power of the ruthless Julian Sorel is the subject of this colorful Stendhal book
Michael Crichton

Jacqueline Susann

The Red And The Black

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#186944 Dec 4, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
Repost ....______ FRENCH CUISINE __________
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$500 ~ Coupes A L'Ananas are ice cream desserts made with this tropical fruit, not bananas
Pineapples

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#186945 Dec 4, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
Repost ....______ BIOLOGY __________
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$600 ~ An ootid is a cell that matures into this
Egg

“The Evil Parallel Universe”

Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#186946 Dec 4, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
Repost ....______ WOMEN IN MYTHOLOGY __________
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$1000 ~ Orpheus nearly saved her from the underworld, but he looked back & lost her forever
Euridyce
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186947 Dec 4, 2012
Repost ....______ 4-LETTER QUOTES __________

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$800 ~ Resigned to the fact she might be queen, Victoria said, "I will be" this
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186948 Dec 4, 2012
__________ GENERAL SCIENCE __________

Fractus, congestus & humilis are terms used to describe these aerial formations
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186949 Dec 4, 2012
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Projecting from the cecum, where the small & large intestines meet, is this non functional organ
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186950 Dec 4, 2012
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In 1862 Darwin published a book on how orchids are fertilized by these creatures
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186951 Dec 4, 2012
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It's the terrestrial planet farthest from the sun
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186952 Dec 4, 2012
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The mammalian order edentata has 3 families: anteaters, armadillos & these slow movers
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186953 Dec 4, 2012
__________ FILM DIRECTORS __________

Some say he got the nickname Woody by always bringing the stick for neighborhood stickball games
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186954 Dec 4, 2012
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In 1993 he was given permission to build a replica of Auschwitz near the actual site & film there
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186955 Dec 4, 2012
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Charlie Sheen starred in 2 of his most lauded films: "Platoon" & "Wall Street"
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186956 Dec 4, 2012
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This director who died in 1987 choreographed 3 of the 5 features he directed
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#186957 Dec 4, 2012
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This director of "Short Cuts" learned his trade making industrial films in Kansas City
Joe Fryday

Palm Harbor, FL

#186958 Dec 4, 2012
x-pitcher wrote:
Is there a difference between the words "complete" and "finished" ?
Yes. To complete is to run a stupeller thru the axinall. To finish is to bob a wide cantero over the debulator.
Joe Fryday

Palm Harbor, FL

#186959 Dec 4, 2012
Alex Trebek wrote:
__________ AUTHORS & THEIR WORKS __________
The Dictionary of American Literary Characters lists "Great White Shark" from this 1974 Peter Benchley book
Jaws

“Winchester Model 1894”

Since: Apr 07

Roy, Washington

#186960 Dec 4, 2012
X-Pitcher,

Here's another bit of trivia for you; in early England the less wealthy families covered thier floors with straw,(thresh), they would place a board under the door to keep the straw from being carried outside, hence the term "threshhold"

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