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PostPosted: Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:46 pm 
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Katie Metchik & Joe Keith
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$500
On the reality show “Survivor,” a group of people that join together and commit their loyalty to one another for strategic reasons is referred to as what?
A: A nonprofit organization B: An alliance
C: A religious cult D: A knitting circle

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: An alliance


$1,000
In 2018, the FCC slapped its largest fine ever — $120 million — on a man pushing fraudulent vacation deals via what modern method 96 million times in 3 months?
A: Robocalls B: Carrier pigeons
C: Singing telegrams D: Pony Express

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
A: Robocalls


$2,000
In order to heat it evenly across the top and avoid “tunneling,” Harper’s Bazaar says you should ideally do what for four hours every time?
A: Blow-dry your hair B: Boil spaghetti
C: Burn a candle D: Microwave a cup of coffee

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Burn a candle


$3,000
The site of the 2012 Democratic National Convention, what most populous city in the battleground state of NC will host the Republican convention in 2020?
A: Richmond B: Charlotte
C: Savannah D: Baton Rouge

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Charlotte


$5,000
Three of the following can all refer to the same word. Which one does NOT?
A: Animals formally called panthera onca B: Older women who have young beaus
C: Nickname for Jacksonville’s NFL players D: Luxury cars from a British manufacturer

[Reveal] Spoiler: ATA
They know B is cougars and C & D are jaguars, but aren’t sure about A.
A: 6% B: 84% C: 5% D: 5%


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
B: Older women who have young beaus


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$7,000
Though he’s mostly just sung since starting his solo career anyway, who can no longer play the drums due to nerve damage?
A: Sting B: Eric Clapton
C: Phil Collins D: Paul McCartney

[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
Joe says Sting, Eric Clapton and Paul McCartney all played the guitar.
50/50 leaves Sting and Phil Collins.
Joe answers Sting.


[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Phil Collins
Katie & Joe win $5,000 plus 2 nights at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore.


Commercial break

QotD
Which of these colors is not a shade of blue?
A: Azure B: Cyan
C: Vermilion D: Cornflower

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Vermilion


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:22 am 
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Katie Metchik & Joe Keith
Las Vegas, Nev.


BBTranscriptTeam wrote:
$7,000
Though he’s mostly just sung since starting his solo career anyway, who can no longer play the drums due to nerve damage?
A: Sting B: Eric Clapton
C: Phil Collins D: Paul McCartney
[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
Joe says Sting, Eric Clapton and Paul McCartney all played the guitar.
50/50 leaves Sting and Phil Collins.
Joe answers Sting.

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Phil Collins
Katie & Joe win $5,000 plus 2 nights at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore.

So if Joe said Sting played the guitar, why did he go with him for the final answer? I did note that they associated Phil Collins with Journey, though that shouldn't have made a difference.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:50 am 
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earendel wrote:
BBTranscriptTeam wrote:
$7,000
Though he’s mostly just sung since starting his solo career anyway, who can no longer play the drums due to nerve damage?
A: Sting B: Eric Clapton
C: Phil Collins D: Paul McCartney
[Reveal] Spoiler: 50/50
Joe says Sting, Eric Clapton and Paul McCartney all played the guitar.
50/50 leaves Sting and Phil Collins.
Joe answers Sting.

[Reveal] Spoiler: Answer
C: Phil Collins
Katie & Joe win $5,000 plus 2 nights at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore.

So if Joe said Sting played the guitar, why did he go with him for the final answer? I did note that they associated Phil Collins with Journey, though that shouldn't have made a difference.
I listened to this question closely as I transcribed it, and can’t figure it out either. Maybe some of his reasoning (she just went along) wasn’t explained out loud, or was cut out.


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