Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:01 am

We'll have a Round 4 winner to announce soon.

Let's start round 5. Thanks to DadofTwins for today's guest category.

Enjoy!

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:10 am

NOBEL LAUREATES' OTHER HONORS
By DadofTwins.

2: He had already won 2 Grammys (and 365 Electoral Votes) when he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009.

4: This Nobel Laureate also won an Oscar and Golden Globe for the song "Things Have Changed" to go with his eleven Grammys.

6: Fourteen years after winning the Nobel Prize for Literature, he won an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Pygmalion.

8: Levar Burton won a Grammy for recording the autobiography of this 1964 Nobel Peace Prize and 1971 posthumous Grammy winner.

10: This 1990 Peace Prize laureate also shared the 2004 "Best Spoken Word Album for Children" Grammy with Bill Clinton and Sophia Loren.

SHAKESPEARE

3: When Hamlet cries "Alas, poor Yorick!", he's holding this part of the jester Yorick's body.

6: In this comedy, picking the lead casket (not the gold or silver one) allows Bassanio to marry Portia; she later defends Antonio at trial.

9: The Globe burned down in 1613 when a cannon lit the roof during a performance of this history, whose subject is chronologically latest.

12: In this play, Shakespeare's first full-length tragedy, the title Roman general avenges the rape of his daughter Lavinia.

15: In Act III of this play, Antigonus exits "pursued by a bear".

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:11 am

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by rjaguar3 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:11 am

Answers:
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NOBEL LAUREATES' OTHER HONORS
By DadofTwins.

2: He had already won 2 Grammys (and 365 Electoral Votes) when he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009.
(BARACK) OBAMA

4: This Nobel Laureate also won an Oscar and Golden Globe for the song "Things Have Changed" to go with his eleven Grammys.
(BOB) DYLAN

6: Fourteen years after winning the Nobel Prize for Literature, he won an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Pygmalion.
(GEORGE BERNARD) SHAW

8: Levar Burton won a Grammy for recording the autobiography of this 1964 Nobel Peace Prize and 1971 posthumous Grammy winner.
(MARTIN LUTHER) KING (JR.) (MLK)

10: This 1990 Peace Prize laureate also shared the 2004 "Best Spoken Word Album for Children" Grammy with Bill Clinton and Sophia Loren.
(MIKHAIL) GORBACHEV

SHAKESPEARE

3: When Hamlet cries "Alas, poor Yorick!", he's holding this part of the jester Yorick's body.
SKULL / HEAD

6: In this comedy, picking the lead casket (not the gold or silver one) allows Bassanio to marry Portia; she later defends Antonio at trial.
(THE) MERCHANT OF VENICE

9: The Globe burned down in 1613 when a cannon lit the roof during a performance of this history, whose subject is chronologically latest.
HENRY VIII

12: In this play, Shakespeare's first full-length tragedy, the title Roman general avenges the rape of his daughter Lavinia.
TITUS ANDRONICUS

15: In Act III of this play, Antigonus exits "pursued by a bear".
(THE) WINTER'S TALE
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by classicroadster » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:35 am

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2:obama
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8:MLK Jr.
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by jsm378 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:37 am

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2: Obama
4: Dylan
6:
8: Charles
10:

3: Skull
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9: Henry VIII
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15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by Wpwells » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:58 am

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2: Obama
4: Dylan
6: Shaw
8: Martin Luther King, Jr.
10: CLAM

3: Skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15: The Winter's Tale
Note: this is edited because I put two of my answers in bold instead of italics.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by KellyLasiter » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:01 am

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2: Barack Obama
4:
6: Shaw
8:
10:

3: skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15: A Winter's Tale

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by hbomb1947 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:02 am

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2: Obama

4: Bob Dylan

6: George Bernard Shaw

8: Martin Luther King?

10: Jimmy Carter?



3: skull

6: The Merchant of Venice

9: Henry VIII

12: Coriolanus?

15:The Winter's Tale

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by Foretopman » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:10 am

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2: Obama
4: Dylan
6: Shaw
8: King
10: clam

3: skull
6: Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15: A Winter's Tale

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by The Talking Mime » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:31 am

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2. Barack Obama
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6. G.B. Shaw
8. MLK Jr.
10. Mandela?

3. Skull
6. The Merchant of Venice
9. Henry V
12. Titus Andronicus
15. A Winter's Tale
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by MasterCone » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:32 am

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2: Obama
4: Dylan
6: Shaw
8: Martin Luther King Jr.
10:

3: skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15: The Winters Tale

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by clt013 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:35 am

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2: Barack Obama
4: Bob Dylan
6: George Bernard Shaw
8: Martin Luther King, Jr.
10:

3: skull
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15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by nightreign » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:38 am

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2: Obama
4: Bob Dylan
6: George Bernard Shaw
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10:

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15: Winter's Tale

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by QBall » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:41 am

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2: Obama
4: Dylan
6: Shaw
8: Martin Luther King Jr.
10: Gorbachev

3: skull
6: Merchant of Venice
9:
12: Titus Andronicus
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by Leander » Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:51 am

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2: Obama
4: Bob Dylan
6: George Bernard Shaw
8: Martin Luther King Jr.
10:

3: Skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15: The Winter's Tale
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by 1stlvlthinker » Mon Aug 28, 2017 10:13 am

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2: Al Gore
4: clam
6: clam
8: Haley
10: Maya Angelou

3: Skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9: clam
12: clam
15: clam
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by MarkBarrett » Mon Aug 28, 2017 10:15 am

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2: Barack Obama
4: Bob Dylan
6: G.B. Shaw
8: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
10:

3: Skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9:
12: Titus Andronicus
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by This Is Kirk! » Mon Aug 28, 2017 10:26 am

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2: Obama
4: Dylan
6: Shaw
8: King
10:

3: skull
6:
9: Henry VIII
12: Titus Andronicus
15: The Winter's Tale

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2017--Round 5, Day 1

Post by boson » Mon Aug 28, 2017 10:39 am

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2: Gore
4: Dylan
6: Shaw
8: Martin Luther King
10: Gorbachev

3: skull
6: The Merchant of Venice
9: Henry VIII
12: Coriolanus
15: A Winter's Tale

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