"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-01-2012, 10:24 AM   #1
Chef Extraordinaire
luckytrim's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 11,397

Well, y'all get a bonus trivia post for December first, since I FORGOT IT WAS SATURDAY !!

Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- The Caribbean
1. ($400)- In 1992 Santo Domingo's Quinto Centenario celebration honored this explorer's
[who is Christopher Columbus? ]
2. ($1200)- Every August this country is home to the Reggae Sunsplash...
[what is Jamaica? ]
3. ($2000)- The Dutch side of this island uses 110 volts; the French side uses 220...
[ what is St. Martin? ]

4.($800)- This R.E.M. song gave a 1999 Jim Carey movie it's title...
[ what is "Man in the Moon"? ]
5. ($2400)- The video for this R.E.M. song was banned in Ireland...
[what is "(Losing) my Religion"? ]
6. ($4000)- In 1988, R.E.M. said "That's all, Folks ! " to this record company and signed
with Warner Brothers for Big Bucks...
[ what is I.R.S. Records? ]
Final JEOPARDY- Musicians and their instruments
Maynard Ferguson was a master at playing one of these...
[ what is the trumpet? ]


"I hate liars !

I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 10:29 AM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
Addie's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: East Boston, MA
Posts: 22,381
Well I am batting 1000. I got #1. No crap this time.

Illegitimi non carborundum!
I don't want my last words to be, "I wish I had spent more time doing housework"
Addie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 03:08 PM   #3
Ogress Supreme
PrincessFiona60's Avatar
Site Administrator
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 37,857
I had excellent luck with the questions today...figures I would know what a fellow with such an odd name plays...
“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” - Albert Einstein
PrincessFiona60 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-01-2012, 03:15 PM   #4
Certified Cake Maniac
LPBeier's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: The Great "Wet" North
Posts: 20,231
I got all of the first round, 4 and 5 in double Jeopardy and if I hadn't gotten the bonus round I would be really relieved that my Dad wasn't around to see it . Music was one of the best things I inherited from him!
Living gluten/dairy/sugar/fat/caffeine-free and loving it!
LPBeier is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:54 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.