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PostPosted: Thu Sep 21, 2017 8:10 pm 
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Diamond Bar, Cal.

$500
Which of these is the only topping you’re actually likely to find on Panera Bread’s so-called “Everything” bagel?
A: Wet leaves B: Poppy seeds
C: Monkey fur D: Nuclear waste

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Poppy seeds


$1,000
His willingness to engage in battle alongside the men he commanded earned future president Zachary Taylor what descriptive nickname?
A: Old Rough and Ready B: Old Soft and Gooey
C: Old Hot and Sweaty D: Old Weak and Flabby

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A: Old Rough and Ready


$2,000
When a supermarket’s doors open, that strong blast of air you feel blowing down from above is meant to serve several purposes, including which of these?
A: Keep flies out B: Mess up shoplifters’ hair
C: Chill you so you buy lots of soup D: Blow your coupons out of your cart

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A: Keep flies out


$3,000
Based on evidence found in the well-known nursery rhyme “Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater,” Peter could conceivably be charged with what imaginary crime?
A: Grand Theft Tuffet B: Involuntary Eggslaughter
C: Unlawful Pumpkin Shell Imprisonment D: Wool Trafficking

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Unlawful Pumpkin Shell Imprisonment


$5,000
By definition, a country that is a gerontocracy is ruled by whom?
A: Foreigners B: Women
C: The military D: Old men

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D: Old men


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Which of these grooming products got its name because it was originally made with apples?
A: Cologne B: Pomade
C: Mascara D: Shampoo

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B: Pomade


$7,000
With over 14M thumbs up, the most-liked YouTube video of all time is the music video for “See You Again,” the tribute to actor Paul Walker featuring whom?
A: Drake B: Wiz Khalifa
C: Justin Bieber D: Adele

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 9% B: 69% C: 6% D: 16%


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B: Wiz Khalifa


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Toughest question is the QotD. Interesting fact I never heard before!


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Toughest question is the QotD. Interesting fact I never heard before!
French for apple is "pomme." Back in the Regis days I was a PAF for someone who asked me for the English meaning of "pomme de terre, meaning apple of the earth." It's potato, or potahto. --Bob

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Bob78164 wrote:
Agrajag wrote:
Toughest question is the QotD. Interesting fact I never heard before!
French for apple is "pomme." Back in the Regis days I was a PAF for someone who asked me for the English meaning of "pomme de terre, meaning apple of the earth." It's potato, or potahto. --Bob

It's sad how little French I know. Anytime I see "Fr." in my crossword, I hope the crosses can help me get the answer... :-/


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7K: Pretty sure its not Adele, who would have been my choice as "most viewed" based on her popularity, as I've heard the famous ones from her & this is not one. ATA


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