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Abdiah Sagert
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Albuquerque, N.M.


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Which of these is a cosmetic some people use to achieve a sun-kissed skin tone?
A: Silverer B: Bronzer
C: Platinumer D: Titaniumer

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Bronzer


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In the lyrics to “Turn! Turn! Turn!” by the Byrds, and the Bible verse that inspired them, we learn there’s a time to do all but which of these pairs of opposites?
A: Love & hate B: Weep & laugh
C: Dance & mourn D: Hold ’em & fold ’em

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
D: Hold ’em & fold ’em


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In 2016, which Tim lost his bid for the vice presidency of the United States?
A: Tim Burton B: Tim McGraw
C: Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) D: Tim Allen

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA)


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Recognized as the longest fence in the world, what nearly 3,500-mile-long barrier in Australia is intended to protect livestock from a certain Aussie animal?
A: Lion Fence B: Reindeer Fence
C: American Bison Fence D: Dingo Fence

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
D: Dingo Fence


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Three of these are titles of James Bond movies with one letter changed. Which one is an original, unchanged title?
A: Mr. No B: Thunderfall
C: Moonraker D: You Only Love Twice

[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
50/50 leaves Thunderfall & Moonraker.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Moonraker


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The Fair Isaac COrporation is best known for doing which of these things?
A: Selling science lab equipment B: Designing planes for the U.S. military
C: Calculating credit scores D: Making recyclable cups

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
A: 11% B: 4% C: 81% D: 1%


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Calculating credit scores


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In Greek mythology, 5 of the 12 gods and goddesses who live on Mount Olympus have names that begin with “A,” including Ares, Artemis, and all but whom?
A: Athena B: Apollo
C: Adonis D: Aphrodite

[Reveal] Spoiler: +1
Abdiah’s daughter is reading Percy Jackson. He’s pretty sure it’s Apollo. +1 James agrees.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Adonis
Abdiah wins $5,000.


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“Ahab’s Leg” and “The Whiteness of the Whale” are two of the 135 chapters that make up what classic novel?
A: Oliver Twist B: Moby Dick
C: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde D: The Call of the Wild

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Moby Dick


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Abdiah Sagert
High school football coach
Albuquerque, N.M.


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$10,000
In Greek mythology, 5 of the 12 gods and goddesses who live on Mount Olympus have names that begin with “A,” including Ares, Artemis, and all but whom?
A: Athena B: Apollo
C: Adonis D: Aphrodite
[Reveal] Spoiler: +1
Abdiah’s daughter is reading Percy Jackson. He’s pretty sure it’s Apollo. +1 James agrees.

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Adonis
Abdiah wins $5,000.

Adonis is a mortal with whom Aphrodite fell in love, IIRC.

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10K: so far so good based on Adonis being mortal


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