FJs for the 7/10/17 week

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Which FJ! clues did you solve correctly for the 7/10/17 week

Poll runs till Tue Sep 26, 2017 7:49 pm

Often considered appealing, these features are a genetic defect of the zygomaticus muscles of the face
111
92%
One in Europe & one in Africa, these 2 landlocked countries start with the same 2 letters & end with the same 4
81
67%
A landmark 1957 New York Times story called him "a powerful six-footer, olive-skinned...with a straggly beard"
96
79%
He holds the record for time between acting nominations for the same role, 39 years between 1976 & 2015 films
66
55%
This Pulitzer winner changed his first name to that of an Irish king, avoiding associations with a famous ventriloquist's dummy
82
68%
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I checked all five above.
31
26%
:( :( :( :( :( I missed all the FJ! clues.
1
1%
WE MEAN BUSINESS $1000: You can get a "Zestimate" of a home's value or search for a new house at this website
95
79%
AVIAN POETRY $800: "And a good south wind sprung up behind"; it "did follow, and every day, for food or play, came to the mariner's hollo!"
92
76%
12-LETTER WORDS $2000: The Latin for "cross" gives us this term for extreme pain
101
83%
For the Tuesday FJ! clue I got Switzerland first and then Swaziland.
55
45%
For the Tuesday FJ! clue I got Swaziland first and then Switzerland.
10
8%
I got Sylvester Stallone on Thursday even though I did not know or was not sure about his two nominations for playing Rocky.
17
14%
I solved the Friday FJ! clue mostly from the Irish king angle.
3
2%
I solved the Friday FJ! clue mostly from the Pulitzer-winning author angle.
9
7%
I solved the Friday FJ! clue mostly from the ventriloquist dummy angle.
72
60%
 
Total votes: 121

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Troydozzy
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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by Troydozzy » Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:57 pm

My brain froze up on Friday. I had Charlie McCarthy, but then the only author whose name I came up with was Sean Casey/O'Casey. I couldn't move beyond that in time.

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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by The Talking Mime » Sun Jul 16, 2017 9:24 pm

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

First 5/5 in a while for me.
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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by JayK33 » Mon Jul 17, 2017 5:15 am

3/5

0/3

Don't know why I couldn't think of excruciating.

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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by triviawayne » Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:04 am

Troydozzy wrote:
Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:57 pm
My brain froze up on Friday. I had Charlie McCarthy, but then the only author whose name I came up with was Sean Casey/O'Casey. I couldn't move beyond that in time.
I just put McCarthy because of Edgar Bergen, would've never had a correct first name and took my chances they would only want the last name--it did the trick.
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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by ElendilPickle » Mon Jul 17, 2017 1:27 pm

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

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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by Carpe Diem » Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:06 pm

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

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Re: FJs for the 7/10/17 week

Post by TenPoundHammer » Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:09 pm

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