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PostPosted: Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:35 am 
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Karen Onofrio
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sales director for a healthy snack company


$500: Used in the NFL, a Wilson football is composed of all but which of the following?
A - four equally-sized leather panels
B - an air bladder
C - a 46-to-50-inch-long lace
D - a human foot
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: D (a human foot)


$1000: Making it easy for any officer to release the suspect if necessary, most police handcuffs in the U.S. use identical what?
A - keys
B - padlock combinations
C - passwords
D - eyeball scanners
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: A (keys)


$2000: According to Parenting.com, what's the term for a smaller version of a baby shower that these days is sometimes thrown for the parents of a 2nd-born (or later) child?
A - baby sprinkle
B - baby hailstorm
C - baby flash flood
D - baby sea squall
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: A (baby sprinkle)


$3000: Tom Cruise recently announced that "Maverick" will be the subtitle of the long-awaited sequel to which of his iconic '80s hits?
A - Risky Business
B - Cocktail
C - Rain Man
D - Top Gun
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: D (Top Gun)


$5000: Which of these is the birth name of the participant in the famous Gunfight at the OK Corral who was a graduate of a dental college in Pennsylvania?
A - Wyatt Earp
B - Tom McLaury
C - Ike Clanton
D - John Holliday

Diane think's it's A but wonders if she's overthinking it. She decides to use her 50:50.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
"50:50 results": A & D

That doesn't help so she asks the audience.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Ask the Audience results:
A - 31%
B - %
C - %
D - 69%

She feels pretty good about the audience's answer.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: D (John Holliday)

commercial break

$7000: If you buy $20 worth of rolled "dimes" from a con man, where each of the 4 rolls is actually 48 pennies with a dime on each end, how much money do you lose in total?
A - $19.20
B - $18.44
C - $17.28
D - $16.66

Diane tries working through the math, confusing herself and going back over it again.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C ($17.28)

commercial break

MILLIONAIRE "QUESTION OF THE DAY": A standard foosball table features how many rows of tiny plastic players?
A - 6
B - 8
C - 10
D - 12
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: B (8)


$10,000: A collaboration of Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber, what does the title of the 2017 megahit "Despacito" translate to in English?
A - heartbroken
B - very hot
C - slowly
D - pretty little thing

"Despa" makes her think of despair or despondent, so negative. She rules out all but A.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C (slowly)

Diane leaves with $5,000


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 06, 2018 6:53 am 
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Karen Onofrio
Somers, NY
sales director for a healthy snack company


BBTranscriptTeam wrote:
$10,000: A collaboration of Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber, what does the title of the 2017 megahit "Despacito" translate to in English?
A - heartbroken
B - very hot
C - slowly
D - pretty little thing

"Despa" makes her think of despair or despondent, so negative. She rules out all but A.
[Reveal] Spoiler:
Answer: C (slowly)

Diane leaves with $5,000

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 08, 2018 6:34 am 
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7K: I was impressed that the person who couldn't think "Doc Holliday" did this calculation almost effortlessly.

10K: I don't know more than the predictable Spanish words, but I've had this one translated for me. Also looked up the rest of the lyrics.


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