FJs for the 4/3/17 week

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Which FJ! clues did you solve correctly for the 4/3/17 week?

Poll ended at Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:51 pm

In 1947 these 2 nations became the first new members of the British Commonwealth since the original group in 1931
90
70%
Raised in industrial Yorkshire, he moved to L.A. in 1964 & thought, "This is the place to be--in the land of swimming pools"
38
30%
The animal on this NBA team's primary logo peaked about 75 million years ago
120
94%
Old circuses like "Gentry's Equine & Canine Paradox" gave rise to this idiom referring to any elaborate presentation
115
90%
The title of this 1908 novel is an allusion to the hotel in Florence where the novel starts & ends the next year
69
54%
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I checked all five above.
21
16%
:( :( :( :( :( I missed all the FJ! clues.
0
No votes
MEDICAL CENTER $200: A lobotomy is an operation on the brain; a lobectomy is usually an operation on this body part
30
23%
IN THE KING JAMES BIBLE $1000: The shortest Bible verse, it's John 11:35
93
73%
BILLBOARD'S ALL-TIME TOP COUNTRY ALBUMS $1600: Completes the Kenny Chesney title "No Shoes, No Shirt, No" these
56
44%
I had India but not Pakistan for the Monday FJ! clue.
9
7%
I guessed liver for the Tuesday lobectomy clue that wanted lungs.
19
15%
Prior to the Tuesday FJ! round I have no recollection of the name David Hockney.
55
43%
Horse & pony show was my incorrect response for the Thursday FJ! clue.
1
1%
I have read "A Room with a View."
7
5%
I have seen the movie "A Room with a View."
22
17%
 
Total votes: 128

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Re: FJs for the 4/3/17 week

Post by CasketRomance » Mon Apr 10, 2017 4:05 pm

This Is Kirk! wrote:
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:06 am
I'm impressed that (as of now) the Raptors FJ is polling above 90%. If you didn't know the Raptors' logo it required you to know 1. that the Toronto Raptors are an NBA team, and 2. that the reference is to the dinosaur rather than birds of prey.
totally agree...and sports questions are usually a weak point of people who watch/play jeopardy...the fact hat 2 of the contestants got it right was a bit shocking

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Re: FJs for the 4/3/17 week

Post by TenPoundHammer » Mon Apr 10, 2017 7:55 pm

:( :( :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :(
:( :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Ear for lobectomy, nothing Monday, NHO David Hockney or "Room with a View".
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Re: FJs for the 4/3/17 week

Post by DBear » Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:41 pm

:mrgreen: :( :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :(
:( :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
Never heard of David Hockney. I would've answered Buddy Ebsen (Beverly Hillbillies) :P

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Re: FJs for the 4/3/17 week

Post by Linear Gnome » Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:01 am

:( :( :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :(
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :(
Tired on Monday--said India and Bangladesh (bzzt!). No recollection of having heard of Hockney. No chance of getting A Room with a View on Friday. Have not read nor seen it.

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