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PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:57 pm 
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$500 :
The 8th chapter in the series, what is the full title of the 2017 installment of the "Star Wars" movie saga?
A: Star Wars: Lost in New York B: Star Wars: The Last Jedi
C: Star Wars: Electric Boogaloo D: Star Wars: The Legend of Curly's Gold

[Reveal] Spoiler:
B: Star Wars: The Last Jedi



$1000 :
For extra protection, internet security experts advise using 2-factor authentication for logins, where you have to do what after entering your password?
A: Sing your favorite show tune B: Provide a note from your mom
C: Enter a code from a text message D: Pinkie swear that it's really you


[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: Enter a code from a text message



$2000 :
A jokey "scientific" theory, "Nominative Determinism" suggests that Dallas Raines and Storm Field were predestined to have what job they do on their local TV news?
A: Sports reporter B: Entertainment reporter
C: Crime reporter D: Meteorologist

[Reveal] Spoiler:
D: Meteorologist


Second break


$3000 :
Due to so many of their players going off to war, what state's two NFL teams merged to play the 1943 season as a team nicknamed "The Steagles"?
A: Pennsylvania B: New York
C: California D: Texas

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A: Pennsylvania



$5000 :
Widely credited with creating the bob haircut, French hairstylist Monseiur Antoine cited what legendary woman as his inspiration?
A: Lady Godiva B: Marie Antoinette
C: Cleopatra D: Joan of Arc

[Reveal] Spoiler:
D: Joan of Arc



$7000 :
Although inextricably associated with NYC for over 80 years, the Rockettes were actually founded in 1925 in what city about 900 miles away?
A: San Francisco, CA B: St. Louis, MO
C: Washington, DC D: Denver, CO


[Reveal] Spoiler:
B: St. Louis, MO


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QotD:
Shedding some light on how the spiny sea urchin got its name, Merriam-Webster says "urchin" is an archaic name for which land animal?
A: Hedgehog B: Badger
C: Prairie dog D: Raccoon

[Reveal] Spoiler: QotD
A: Hedgehog



$10K :
In his 1987 hit "Never Gonna Give You Up," Rick Astley claims that he's also "never gonna" do all but which of the following?
A: Make you cry B: Let you down
C: Walk away D: Say goodbye

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C: Walk away




$20K :
The U.S. auto industry's first female CEO, Mary Barra is the head of what company that's been run by such men as Roger Smith and Pierre duPont?
A: GM B: Ford
C: Tesla D: Chrysler

[Reveal] Spoiler:
A: GM





Kristin will return tomorrow with all lifelines available


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:13 am 
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Kristin Sausville
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Note: Also a 5-day Jeopardy champion from 2015.


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Too bad her second day didn't go as well.

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:33 am 
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7K: Only St Louis is 900 miles away. One of the places I was scouting for the eclipse trip I didn't take.

10K: Despite Nick Lowe's song rhyming Astley w/ ghastly, I dunno Astley's actual song. ATA


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