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by LucarioSnooperVixey
Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"
Replies: 84
Views: 6540

Re: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"

What iconic literary character famously mistook windmills for giant monsters?

Don Corleone/Don Quixote/Don Draper

Contestant used the pass and would have said Don Corleone. :shock:
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Wed Oct 16, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 46
Views: 1102

Re: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

TenPoundHammer wrote:
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:29 pm
I instantly rejected "television" on the latter because wasn't that Philo T. Farnsworth?
The clue said "claimant" as the inventor. In the UK, John Logie Baird is said to be the inventor of the television.

Another such claimant of the invention is Vladimir Zworykin.
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 46
Views: 1102

Re: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

talkingaway wrote:
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:32 pm
Anyone else mix up Erik the Red with Erik'sson, Leif? Nobody? Just me?
BigDaddyMatty wrote:
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:24 pm
Starting off by losing the "explorers named Erik" coin flip
980, Greenland == Erik the Red

1000's, Canada, Vinland == Leif Erikson
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 46
Views: 1102

Re: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

55 R (Missed Morning TV Shows $1000(Said Rachel Maddow.) and Pop Culture $400 & $2000.)
DD: 3/3
FJ: :mrgreen:
LT: Gustav Holst(Out of all questions in this game. :shock: )
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"
Replies: 84
Views: 6540

Re: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"

Which of the following is there most of in the human body? A. Sweat Glands B. Muscles C. Taste Buds Team's Answers: C B C Not the finest final round tonight. Question #1 The Chunnel is an undersea tunnel that connects England to which country? France/Germany/Ireland Contestant said Ireland. :roll: Q...
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 59
Views: 1355

Re: Monday, October 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

55 R (Missed Carrie $1000 and Black Rock.)
DD: 3/3
FJ: :mrgreen:
LT: Four Weddings and a Funeral, Fishing, Murmur, Lake Michigan, Air Supply, (San Francisco), Carl Sandburg
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 468
Views: 52511

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

WORDS

This 4-letter name for a violent cold wind in the Adriatic can be found in the names of a Pacific Island, a Cave Complex in Afghanistan, and an Indonesian Volcano.
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What is Bora?(Bora Bora, Tora Bora, and Tambora.)
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 10/7/19 week
Replies: 27
Views: 522

Re: FJs for the 10/7/19 week

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Sat Oct 12, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, October 11, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 68
Views: 2020

Re: Friday, October 11, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

56 R (Stacy Abrams was my only miss today.) DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Elton John, Hoosier Poet, General Electric, Golden Horde, Snidely Whiplash, Grandstand, (Rio Grande), Bryce Canyon I was very excited to see Isabella d'Este on today's show. She is one of my favorite historical figures of all time...
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Fri Oct 11, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1197

Re: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

It turns out my Mom was watching Night School on HBO today and just showed me the scene where the store blew up and Kevin Hart landed on the car. Oh well. :roll:
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1197

Re: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

56/57 R (Missed Night School(Would have gotten it if I watched this episode after Mom showed me the scene.), Midnight Run, and Crankcase.)
DD: 3/3
FJ: :mrgreen:
LT: Muzzle, Terrazzo, Ardennes, Gird Your Loins, Daniel, (In the Heat of the Night)
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"
Replies: 84
Views: 6540

Re: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"

2/27 bonus round - :o The first player got the first six right. He then missed. The second player missed. The third player missed. The pass was not used. Three chances for the $10,000 and they went 0/3. Ouch. This happened again on tonight's episode. "The Madison Family" made it to the Bonus Round ...
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 60
Views: 1767

Re: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

58 R (Phil Donahue was my only miss. Another that I have heard of, but never would have recognized from the picture.) DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: *Gallipoli*, 18, Abel Tasman, Woke, Victoria, Sydney, The Member of the Wedding, A-Frame, Mausoleum, Hartford, (Pathfinder) Unsurprisingly, no one has menti...
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Wed Oct 09, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 32
Views: 1411

Re: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

54 R (Missed Omaha Steaks and Steve Kroft.)
DD: 3/3
FJ: :mrgreen:
LT: Strange Brew, Cinematographers, Sholem Aleichem, (Morse Code), Newport News Cycle, Viola, Support, (Baby Grand Rapids)

For Rahul, Mesmerism is named for a real life Austrian.
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"
Replies: 84
Views: 6540

Re: Fun with GSN's "Common Knowledge"

The classic children's book character Babar is what kind of animal?

Baboon/Elephant/Duck

The contestant used the pass and would have said Baboon. :roll:

Fast Forward to Question 3:

Where does Evian water come from?

French Alps/Swiss Alps/Aspen

Contestant said Aspen. :roll: :roll:
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 34
Views: 1545

Re: Monday, October 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Category 13 wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:46 pm
I thought Schoolhouse Rock was a Jack Black movie from 2004 or something.
The Jack Black movie is "School of Rock" and it was from 2003.
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 34
Views: 1545

Re: Monday, October 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

53 R (WeWork was my only miss today.)
DD: 2/2
FJ: :mrgreen:
LT: Fleet, Clyde, Yoga, (Alaska Airlines), Bail, Soul Man, Antiquark, Self-Reliance, Prada, Zaha Hadid

Knew Nike just from Carolyn Davidson. :ugeek:
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Online Test Recap & Discussion (College), October 7, 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 787

Re: Online Test Recap & Discussion (College), October 7, 2019

48/50. Missed Uncharted and IT. Pop Culture bites.
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 9/30/19 week
Replies: 29
Views: 706

Re: FJs for the 9/30/19 week

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Ohio, though I have fallen in that trap in the past.
The Champagne question was my only LT miss on Thursday.
by LucarioSnooperVixey
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, October 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 59
Views: 2039

Re: Friday, October 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

The FJ! clue was a fail for me all around. Speed reading the clue I started writing "Don Q" before seeing enough to put on the brakes. Slowing down I processed "Syrian" to Arabic and wrote "The Rubiyat" to compound my errors missing on years, century, language, spelling, etc. :oops: Well, I feel a ...