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Old 06-21-2008, 07:21 AM   #1
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JEOPARDY- Food and drink
1. ($400)- This hot chocolate topper is no longer made from the root of the plant that it's named for...
2. ($1200)- Feta cheese and this green vegetable make great toppings for a pizza...
3. ($2000)- French for "half cup", it's a small coffee cup or the strong, black coffee served in it...

Double JEOPARDY- Liar, Liar
4. ($800)- In 1925, he wrote, "The great masses of the people...will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one"...
5. ($2400)- In Pudd'nhead Wilson, he wrote, "One of the ....differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives"...
6. ($4000)- This early 20th century humorist quipped, "Income Tax has made liars out of more Americans than golf"...
Final JEOPARDY- Myths
In Zuni myth, a kachina named Paiyatemu attracted these colorful winged creatures when she played the flute...
1. what is marshmallow ?
2. what is spinach ?
3. what is demitasse ?
4. who is Adolph Hitler ?
5. who is Mark twain ? (acceptable; Samuel Clemens)
6. who is Will Rogers ?
7. what are butterflies ?


"I hate liars !

I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
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Old 06-21-2008, 03:20 PM   #2
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WooHoo, I did a little better than I usually do. I only missed #5, Mark Twain. The weird thing is, I might have guessed it based on the actual quote, but the book title threw me off.


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Old 06-21-2008, 09:49 PM   #3
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Pu, pu.

Only knew #s 2, 3, & 5.
#5 Knew Puddin' Head, but didn't knowthe quote.
#4 scarry
#6 funny. now that I know who it is, it sounds like him.

Thanks, l.t.

Don't know how I missed jeopardy, earlier.
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