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Old 06-09-2012, 09:24 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........


JEOPARDY- Oh, Pooh !
1. ($400)- He was author A.A. Milne's son in real life, Pooh's owner in fiction ....
[who is Christopher Robin? ]
2. ($1200)- It's the "sizable" forest where Winnie-the-Pooh & friends live... ...
[what is the Hundred-Acre Wood? ]
3. ($2000)- Ernest H. Sheppard contributed to the original Pooh books in this capacity......
[ what is Illustrator? ]
Double JEOPARDY- You go, Girl !
4.($800)-Known as "Flo-Jo", she could go like no other girl in 1988...
[ who is Florence Griffith Joyner? ]
5. ($2400)- Jeana, a pilot on the first non-stop, non-refueling around-the-world flight,
shares this last name with superpilot Chuck...
[ what is Yeager ? ]
6. ($4000)- It was the main claim to fame of a 26-year-old Russian woman named
Valentina Tereshkova...
[ what is the first woman in space? ]
Final JEOPARDY- At Easel
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The first name of Proto-Baroque painter Caravaggio, and of Renaissance painter-
sculptor Buonarotti...
...
[what is Michelangelo? ]

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I got #s 1-5 correct, and I'm kicking myself over #6 and Final!
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Old 06-09-2012, 11:21 AM   #3
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I got #s 1-5 correct, and I'm kicking myself over #6 and Final!
Once again our familial roots are showing - I got the exact same and am inflicting the same kicks for the same reasons!
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Old 06-09-2012, 04:48 PM   #4
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Once again our familial roots are showing - I got the exact same and am inflicting the same kicks for the same reasons!
True! Well, at least I am in good company!
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I got all of them...
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Old 06-09-2012, 10:44 PM   #6
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I got all of them...
Well, you just need to pull your little smarty-pants up nice and snug and teach us how to be smart!!!!! Good job!!

P.S. Don't even ask me what that means! It just fell out of my head onto my keyboard!
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Well, I didn't get it from Caravaggio, the big clue for me was painter-
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Buonarotti.
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Well, I didn't get it from Caravaggio, the big clue for me was painter-
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Buonarotti.
That is what should have given it to me as well. I kept thinking, "I KNOW who this is," and when I saw the answer, I realized what a dope I was!
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One of these days our brains will explode from all those worthless bits of trivia floating around.
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