Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - Round 1 Day 2

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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2015 - Round 1 Day 2

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For those that missed it in the IR thread, rjaguar3 has set up the scoring website again: http://shc2015.gregorygauthier.com/standings.php. Thanks.

Today we have our first player-submitted category. Player/writers receive full points for their categories and our thanks.

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Letter-Perfect
By Blue Lion
Give the word that the letter in the clue stands for.

2: Labor unions: The “I” in IWW.

4: Fraternal organizations: The “B” in BPOE.

6: Federal agencies: The “F” in CFPB.

8: Sports injuries: The “C” in ACL.

10: Hallucinogens: The “L” in LSD.

The Dreaded Opera Category

3: Mimi and Rodolfo fall in love in this composer's La Bohème.

6: "Vesti la guibba" ("Put On the Costume") is an aria from this Leoncavallo work.

9: In Offenbach's Orpheus in the Underworld, the title hero attempts to rescue this nymph from the clutches of the god Pluto.

12: This future Spingarn winner made her Metropolitan Opera debut in Il Travatore in 1961

15: This controversial John Adams opera deals with the hijacking of the the cruise liner Achille Lauro.

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Answers in the spoiler
Spoiler
Letter-Perfect
By Blue Lion
Give the word that the letter in the clue stands for.

2: Labor unions: The “I” in IWW.
Industrial (also accept: International)

4: Fraternal organizations: The “B” in BPOE.
Benevolent

6: Federal agencies: The “F” in CFPB.
Financial

8: Sports injuries: The “C” in ACL.
Cruciate

10: Hallucinogens: The “L” in LSD.
Lysergic

The Dreaded Opera Category

3: Mimi and Rodolfo fall in love in this composer's La Bohème.
Giacomo Puccini (also accept: Ruggero Leoncavallo)

6: "Vesti la guibba" ("Put On the Costume") is an aria from this Leoncavallo work.
Pagliacci

9: In Offenbach's Orpheus in the Underworld, the title hero attempts to rescue this nymph from the clutches of the god Pluto.
Eurydice

12: This future Spingarn winner made her Metropolitan Opera debut in Il Travatore in 1961
Leontyne Price

15: This controversial John Adams opera deals with the hijacking of the the cruise liner Achille Lauro.
The Death of Klinghoffer
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Spoiler
2: International
4: British
6:
8: Cruciate
10:

3: Puccini
6: Pagliacci
9: Eurydice
12: L. Price
15:

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Spoiler
2: International
4: Benevolent
6: Consumer
8: Cruciate
10: Lysergic

3: Puccini
6: I Pagliacci
9: Eurydice
12: Leontyne Price?
15: The Death of Klinghoffer

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Spoiler
2: International
4: CLAM
6: CLAM
8: cruciate
10: lysergic

3: Puccini
6: Pagliacci
9: Eurydice
12: CLAM
15: The Death of Klinghoffer
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Letter-Perfect
Spoiler
2: Industrial

4: Benevolent

6: Fraud

8: Collateral

10: Lysergic

The Dreaded Opera Category

3: Puccini

6: CLAMiramis

9: Eurydice

12: Leontyne Price

15: The Death of Klinghoffer

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2: International
4: Brotherhood
6: Finance
8: Cruciate
10: ...

3: Bizet
6: ...
9: ...
12: Marion Anderson
15: Screw this, I'm outta here!

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Spoiler
2: International
4: Brothers
6:
8:
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3: Verdi
6: Pagliaci
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Spoiler
2:International
4:Benevolent
6:Financial
8:Cruciate
10: Lysergic

3:Puccini
6:Pagliacci
9:CLAM the nymph!
12: Beverly Sills
15:The Death of Klinghoffer

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Spoiler
2: International
4: Benevolent
6: Financial
8: Cruciate
10: Lysergic (isn't it the LS in LSD?)

3: Monsieur PALOURDE
6: Pagliacci
9: Is she the one who was born from a CLAMshell?
12: Opera makes me want to CLAM.
15: Bring in the CLAMs.

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Spoiler
2: international
4: brotherhood
6: -
8: cruciate
10: -

3: Puccini
6: -
9: -
12: -
15: -

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Spoiler
2: International
4: CLAM
6: CLAM
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Puccini
6: I Pagliacci
9: Daphne
12: CLAM
15: The Death of Klinghoffer

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Spoiler
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6: Cruciate
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3: Puccini
6:
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Spoiler
2: international
4: benevolent
6: CLAM
8: CLAM
10: lysergic

3: Verdi
6: CLAM
9: CLAM
12: CLAM
15: CLAM

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Spoiler
2:
4: Brotherhood
6: Financial
8: Cruciate
10:

3: Verdi
6: Pagliacci
9: Euridice
12:
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Spoiler
2: International
4: Benevolent
6:
8: cruciate
10: lysergic

3: Puccini
6: Pagliacci
9:
12: Price
15:

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Spoiler
2: International
4: Phi
6: CLAM
8: Cruciate
10: Lysergic

3: Puccini
6: I Pagliacci
9: CLAM
12: CLAM
15: Einstein on the Beach
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