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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:46 am 
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Dan Pawson
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[NOTE: Dan is a former J! champion.] Dan wants to win the getaway for his mother, the most generous person he knows. She sends the kids on vacation so she can spend more time with the grandchildren. Dan's +1 is another former J! champion, Larissa.

$500: Which two factors are considered when determining a person's BMI, or Body Mass Index?
A - height & weight
B - name & address
C - eye color & hair color
D - favorite food & ATM PIN number
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: A (height & weight)


$1000: Which of these was the name of the 15th Chief Justice of the United States, and is NOT an item on the menu at Jack-in-the-Box?
A - Sourdough Jack
B - Warren Burger
C - Supreme Croissant
D - Monster Taco
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: B (Warren Burger)


$2000: With "members" going from a 200-degree sauna to the -100 degree outdoors, it's only possible to join the "300 Club" a few days out of the year, where?
A - in Australia
B - in Antarctica
C - in Aruba
D - in American Samoa

Dan didn't know there was a sauna there.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: B (in Antarctica)


$3000: According to Dole.eu, negative geotropism gives what fruits their shape as they bend to grow upward toward the sun instead of down toward the ground?
A - grapes
B - bananas
C - avocados
D - carrots

Dan says that carrots are underground and grapes and avocados don't make sense. He also says that Dole implies tropical fruit.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: B (bananas)


$5000: Former world chamption skateboarder Per Welinder is credited for performing stunts in what '80s movie?
A - Risky Business
B - WarGames
C - Back to the Future
D - Footloose

Dan knows this is a classic movie but he doesn't know the answer so he asks the audience.
[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
Ask the Audience results:
A - 11%
B - 7%
C - 69%
D - 13%

Dan's never seen this movie. He goes with the audience.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C (Back to the Future)

commercial break

MILLIONAIRE "QUESTION OF THE DAY" In a 2012 interview, who confessed that, if she could, she would warn her 14-year-old self, "Don't marry that basketball player"?:
A - Heidi Klum
B - Britney Spears
C - Eva Longoria
D - Katy Perry
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C (Eva Longoria)


$7000: In 1956, President Eisenhower began construction of the U.S. Interstate System after declaring that it would be needed for evacuating cities in case of what?
A - an earthquake
B - a nuclear attack
C - a tornado
D - an influenza pandemic

Dan doesn't know this for sure but 1956 was the height of the Cold War. Tornadoes and earthquakes are too local.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: B (a nuclear attack)


END OF SHOW "NOISE"


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MILLIONAIRE "QUESTION OF THE DAY" In a 2012 interview, who confessed that, if she could, she would warn her 14-year-old self, "Don't marry that basketball player"?:
A - Heidi Klum
B - Britney Spears
C - Eva Longoria
D - Katy Perry
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C (Eva Longoria)


Once again, I'm happy this is the audience question.

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Dan Pawson
Bay Ridge, NY


[NOTE: Dan is a former J! champion.] Dan wants to win the getaway for his mother, the most generous person he knows. She sends the kids on vacation so she can spend more time with the grandchildren. Dan's +1 is another former J! champion, Larissa.


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$5000: Former world chamption skateboarder Per Welinder is credited for performing stunts in what '80s movie?
A - Risky Business
B - WarGames
C - Back to the Future
D - Footloose

Dan knows this is a classic movie but he doesn't know the answer so he asks the audience.
[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
Ask the Audience results:
A - 11%
B - 7%
C - 69%
D - 13%

Dan's never seen this movie. He goes with the audience.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C (Back to the Future)

Never seen it? I'm surprised.

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