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PostPosted: Wed Mar 01, 2017 3:08 pm 
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Zack’s +1 is his friend Andrew.


$3,000
Training themselves to overcome the body’s satiety reflex is integral to the performance of which competitors?
A: Extreme skiers B: Competitive eaters
C: Race car drivers D: Olympic gymnasts

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 3% B: 87% C: 6% D: 4%


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Competitive eaters


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In 2016, Lady Gaga’s music was reportedly banned in China after she posted a photo showing her holding hands with what controversial figure?
A: Pope Francis B: Vladimir Putin
C: The Dalai Lama D: Kim Jong-un

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Andrew thinks it’s the Dalai Lama.


[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
50/50 leaves Pope Francis and the Dalai Lama.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: The Dalai Lama


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A popular alternative to ice cream, “gelato” is simply the Italian word for what?
A: “Cream” B: “Sweet”
C: “Dessert” D: “Frozen”

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Zack answers C: “Dessert.”
The right answer is D: “Frozen.”
Zack wins $5,000.


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5K: Well, I can rule out the baddies, B & D, since that's not Gaga's bent. And China wouldn't have vetoed Putin. China took over Tibet, so doesn't recognize Lama. Go w/ C.


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Zack Butler
College Station, Texas

Zack’s +1 is his friend Andrew.


BBTranscriptTeam wrote:
$7,000
A popular alternative to ice cream, “gelato” is simply the Italian word for what?
A: “Cream” B: “Sweet”
C: “Dessert” D: “Frozen”
[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
Zack answers C: “Dessert.”
The right answer is D: “Frozen.”
Zack wins $5,000.

"Gelid" comes up in crosswords as an answer for "frozen", so I got this one.

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