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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 3:50 pm 
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After one of her servants chipped her good china, miffed 19th-century socialite Josephine Cochrane invented what would become the first automatic what?
A: Lawnmower B: Garage door opener
C: Dishwasher D: Shiatsu massage pillow

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Dishwasher

$1,000
In recent years, it's had a 78% chance of occuring in Fargo, a 40% chance in Denver, and only a 1% chance in Atlanta. What is it?
A: Royal wedding B: Alien attack
C: White Christmas D: Tsunami

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C: White Christmas

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Demonstrating a vocabulary of more than 2000 words and sounds, the only animal ever to have delivered its own TED Talk was named what?
A: Edison the Lion B: Einstein the Parrot
C: Galileo the Gecko D: Newton the Panda

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B: Einstein the Parrot

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Considering she worked as both a nurse and a pharmacy dispenser during WWI, it's not surprising that what author's novels feature over 50 murders by poison?
A: Danielle Steel B: Agatha Christie
C: Margaret Mitchell D: Mary Shelley

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B: Agatha Christie

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Referring to his hit song of 2012, a meme of what singer says, "Hasn't had a song in years. Now he's just somebody that we used to know"?
A: Hozier B: James Blunt
C: Gotye D: Daniel Powter

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Gotye

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Often served for two, which cut of meat is a larger version of the T-bone, combining a tenderloin filet with a New York strip steak?
A: Brisket B: Porterhouse
C: Skirt steak D: Prime Rib

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Porterhouse

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As of 2017, Gerald Ford is the only U.S. president to have done which of these things?
A: Pitched a perfect baseball game B: Tackled a future Heisman Trophy winner
C: Dunked a basketball D: Driven a race car over 200 m.p.h

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 16% B: 38% C: 14% D: 32%

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B: Tackled a future Heisman Trophy winner

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Which of the following is neither a Hanna-Barbera cartoon character, nor an infamous Russian hacking team, NOR a character from "Starsky & Hutch"?
A: Huggy Bear B: Yogi Bear
C: Cozy Bear D: Greasy Bear

Michael rules out A as a character from a TV show or movie & B as a cartoon
[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
50/50 leaves C & D.

[Reveal] Spoiler: +1
Michael’s +1 is his friend, Marsola who doesn't know the answer either but would guess C with about 50% certainty.

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
Michael guesses C
The correct answer is D: Greasy Bear
Michael wins $5,000


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7K: well, I know its not brisket or skirt. You have to slow-cook brisket, its not steakhouse material. When I buy steak to broil for myself its skirt/tenderloin tips. 50/50, though it will prolly leave B & D. I was going for porterhouse, under the "never had" reasoning.

20K: Huggy is Russian hacking group, we all know Yogi. ATA


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7K: well, I know its not brisket or skirt. You have to slow-cook brisket, its not steakhouse material. When I buy steak to broil for myself its skirt/tenderloin tips.
50/50, though it will prolly leave B & D. I was going for porterhouse, under the "never had" reasoning.

20K: Huggy is Russian hacking group, we all know Yogi. ATA
Actually, Huggy Bear is the Starsky and Hutch character. The Russian hacking group is Cozy Bear. --Bob

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Referring to his hit song of 2012, a meme of what singer says, "Hasn't had a song in years. Now he's just somebody that we used to know"?
A: Hozier B: James Blunt
C: Gotye D: Daniel Powter
[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Gotye

No idea, so let's ATA and hope they do.

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