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PostPosted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 9:02 pm 
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Ben Higgins
Denver, CO
Ben is a previous contestant on The Bachelorette and The Bachelor.
Ben is playing for Humanity & Hope United Foundation.

$500
Doing more things with cranberry juice than you might have thought possible, Ocean Spray offers all but which of the following varieties?
A: Cran-Pomegranate juice B: Cran-Tangerine juice
C: Cran-Mango juice D: Cran-Formaldehyde juice

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
D: Cran-Formaldehyde juice

$1,000
Which of the following things is true of the secret police officer of the sky, the federal air marshal?
A: Must identify self to flight crew B: Must bring a crying baby on board
C: Must consume at least 3 alcoholic beverages D: Must be named Marshall

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
A: Must identify self to flight crew

$2,000
What equine-related term can refer to a person with a large, stylish wardrobe, or a piece of furniture on which to hang that wardrobe?
A: Clotheshorse B: Appareldonkey
C: Garmentmule D: Outfitpony

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
A: Clotheshorse

$3,000
Houston mayor Roy Hofheinz had a luxurious apartment—complete with a private bowling alley—inside what local building that was considered his brainchild?
A: Grand Central Statioin B: Astrodome
C: Gateway Arch D: Lincoln Memorial

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Astrodome

$5,000
What African nation derives its name from Portuguese words meaning, roughly, "lion mountains"?
A: Sri Lanka B: Timor-Leste
C: Sierra Leone D: Cabo Verde

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Sierra Leone

$7,000
What actress who starred in the movie "Eat Pray Love," where her character goes to India to find spirituality, is reportedly a practicing Hindu?
A: Julia Roberts B: Halle Berry
C: Jennifer Lawrence D: Kathy Bates

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 74% B: 11% C: 10% D: 5%

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
A: Julia Roberts

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$10,000
If you're at a Tokyo Starbucks sipping a drink made with coffee and chocolate while eating a Japanese rice pastry, which of these are you enjoying?
A: Latte & Latu B: Mocha & Mochi
C: Cappuccino & Kapucino D: Macchiato & Machioto

Ben is leaning toward B because he believes Mochi is a rice dish but he doesn't know his coffee drinks very well
[Reveal] Spoiler: +1
Ben's +1 is his friend, Ryan. Ryan confirms that a drink made with coffee & chocolate is a mocha.

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Mocha & Mochi

$20,000
"There's no chance (it will) get any significant market share" was a former Microsoft CEO's prediction for what product that was unveiled in January 2007?
A: iPod B: iPad
C: iPhone D: iMac

Ben throws out iPad and iMac becuase he knows they're not from that year. He doesn't want to use his last lifeline so...
[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
Ben guesses iPod
The correct answer is C: iPhone
Ben wins $10,000 for his charity

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 1:13 am 
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Houston mayor Roy Hofheinz had a luxurious apartment—complete with a private bowling alley—inside what local building that was considered his brainchild?
A: Grand Central Statioin B: Astrodome
C: Gateway Arch D: Lincoln Memorial

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B: Astrodome
I hadn't heard of this before. It makes me think of Disney's apartment in Disneyland or the basketball court inside the (Disneyland) Matterhorn.

http://www.messynessychic.com/2014/07/0 ... s-stadium/

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:42 am 
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10K: A bachelor who either never heard of mocha, though at some point in his banter he seems to have, or thinks cappuccino may contain chocolate.

20K: Awfully hard for a 20K Q. iMac is older. Think iPod is older. Think 50/50 will leave Pad & Phone. +1


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:21 am 
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Ben Higgins
Denver, CO
Ben is a previous contestant on The Bachelorette and The Bachelor.
Ben is playing for Humanity & Hope United Foundation.


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