M: Ghana - had that 1st-sub-Saharan-independence fact stuck in my mind, though I didn't see how Ghana could be "very different" from Egypt
T: Rejected Pickford because momentarily convinced myself that United Artists was a union, not a studio (head slap!)
W: Knew 1841 had 3, added a few more and got to 6
Th: Ballet Russes - J! loves these guys
F: Debated "cliff" vs. "hook" (as in "on the hook" for something), went with hook because thought "sea-bord" meant, like, onboard
and didn't think a cliff could be on board a ship
Missed the two triple gets, then got the two triple misses - seems like that should be profound in some way, but if it is, I'm not seein' it
Did the writer(s) really say a "vast desert" in a "vast ... country"