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Justin Lucas
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$10,000
In 2016, Kate Brown became the first openly LGBT candidate to be elected governor of a U.S. state. Which state is it?
A: California B: Oregon
C: New York D: Florida

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 12% B: 75% C: 11% D: 2%


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Oregon


$20,000
What type of bread gets its unique taste from the fact it traditionally contains lactobacillus, the same bacteria culture used in yogurt?
A: Pita B: Matzo
C: Ciabatta D: Sourdough

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
D: Sourdough


$30,000
Known by his stage name David Seville, “Chipmunks” creator Ross Bagdassarian named Alvin, Simon and Theodore after who?
A: His dogs B: Record executives
C: Baseball players D: Famous politicians

[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
50/50 leaves dogs and record executives.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Record executives


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$50,000
Measuring 60 feet from chin to cranium, which of these famous statues’ heads is the biggest?
A: Christ the Redeemer B: Statue of Liberty
C: The Great Sphinx D: Thomas Jefferson on Mt. Rushmore

[Reveal] Spoiler: +1
Justin is leaning toward Jefferson because it’s just a head and is carved into a mountain. His +1 is his wife Brittany. He goes for Jefferson.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
D: Thomas Jefferson on Mt. Rushmore


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$100,000
One of the most important figures in African-American history, what do the three initials in W.E.B. Du Bois’ name stand for?
A: Walter Evans Brightman B: William Edward Burghardt
C: Wendell Essington Briggs D: Windsor Elliott Bakker

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
Justin guesses C: Wendell Essington Briggs.
The correct answer is B: William Edward Burghardt.
Justin wins $50,000.


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What is “Big Wille Style”?
A: A film about Willie Mays B: A fashion line by Bill Blass
C: An album by Will Smith D: A biography of Bill Clinton

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: An album by Will Smith


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30K: burn 50/50 to be sure

50K: Not either full-length-body human statue. +1

100K: ATA but they're not gonna know. I would have picked A


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Justin Lucas
Columbus, Ohio


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$100,000
One of the most important figures in African-American history, what do the three initials in W.E.B. Du Bois’ name stand for?
A: Walter Evans Brightman B: William Edward Burghardt
C: Wendell Essington Briggs D: Windsor Elliott Bakker
[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
Justin guesses C: Wendell Essington Briggs.
The correct answer is B: William Edward Burghardt.
Justin wins $50,000.

I still have lifelines, but at this level I don't think the audience would help and none of my potential +1s would know it. I'd hate to leave with lifelines still on the table but it's a free guess. I wouldn't have got it right.

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