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Old 07-06-2013, 08:24 AM   #1
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Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
JEOPARDY- Ogden Nash
1. ($400)- "The cow is of the bovine ilk,
one end is moo, the other," this...
[ what is Milk ?]
2. ($1200)- Nash observed of this bird, "A cluck it lacks. It quacks!"...
[ what is a duck ?]
3. ($2000)- Nash wrote that this garnish "is gharstley"...
[ what is Parsley ? ]

Double JEOPARDY-Coups
4.($800)- An unlucky Lieutenant killed in this capital was the only soldier to die in the
1960 coup in Turkey...
[ what is Ankara ? ]
5. ($2400)-
In 1999, this country's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif tried vainly to prevent a
coup by not letting Pervez Mucharaf's plane land....
[ what is Pakistan ? ]
6. ($4000)- In 1947, he took part in a failed coup against Dominican leader Trujillo; a
decade later, he had much better luck
[ who is Fidel Castro ? ]
Final JEOPARDY- Transportation
This vessel's tragic destruction in 1937 was a major factor in putting a stop to regular
passenger airship service...
[ what is the Hindenburg ? ]


Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
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Old 07-06-2013, 08:51 AM   #2
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I only missed #5. I love Ogden Nash. He is the one who wrote "Shake, shake the ketchup bottle. None will come then a lottle.

Illegitimi non carborundum!
I don't want my last words to be, "I wish I had spent more time doing housework"
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Old 07-07-2013, 04:28 PM   #3
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I missed 4 & 5.
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