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Old 12-01-2012, 10:24 AM   #1
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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? ]


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Old 12-01-2012, 10:29 AM   #2
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Well I am batting 1000. I got #1. No crap this time.

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Old 12-01-2012, 03:08 PM   #3
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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
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Old 12-01-2012, 03:15 PM   #4
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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!
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