FJs for the 9/23/19 week

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Which FJ! clues did you solve correctly for the 9/23/19 week?

Poll runs till Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:50 pm

The title of this musical that opened on Broadway in 1964 was inspired by a Marc Chagall painting
45
46%
The 1862 Morrill Act gave states federal acreage to sell for school funds, leading to the creation of 69 of these
64
65%
Timely for 2018, in 1866 Mark Twain wrote of this landmark's "sputtering jets of fire" & "heat from Pele's furnaces"
30
31%
"The Eighth Wonder", by composer Alan John & librettist Dennis Watkins, is about this building that opened in 1973
49
50%
From his own 1898 poem, the epitaph of this Irish-born man ends, "his mourners will be outcast men, & outcasts always mourn"  
56
57%
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:  I checked all five above.
6
6%
:( :( :( :( :(  I missed all the FJ! clues.
5
5%
BOATS & SHIPS $2000: A September 1779 battle featured the British frigate Serapis & this American warship
26
27%
YOU DID IT! $1000: This renowned architect designed the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain & the Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles
60
61%
SOME STERN WORDS $400: A rock that makes a spark begins this adjective for someone of stern demeanor
55
56%
I have seen a stage production and/or movie version of Fiddler on the Roof.
48
49%
Old Faithful was my incorrect guess for the Tuesday FJ! clue.
16
16%
I guessed an incorrect volcano for the Tuesday FJ! clue.
46
47%
I have been inside the Sydney Opera House. (You can post if you saw an opera there.)
9
9%
Yeats was my incorrect guess for the Friday FJ! clue.
19
19%
I exceeded the 11 correct Jason Zuffranieri had on his 20 FJ! clues.
39
40%
 
Total votes: 98

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Re: FJs for the 9/23/19 week

Post by mas3cf » Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:00 pm

Peter the accountant wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:45 pm
opusthepenguin wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 10:52 am
MinnesotaMyron wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:22 am
Robert K S wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:00 am
The opera I saw at Sydney is Pavlovian for Mussorgsky + opera.
I'd post the answer, but modesty forbids.
Or maybe you're just not good enuv.
Ok. Fine. You made me learn things again.

Still doesn't make your puns funny, though. :lol:
His puns are kind of onegin-off again.

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Re: FJs for the 9/23/19 week

Post by mahatma » Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:16 pm

Oh, God. Enough!

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Re: FJs for the 9/23/19 week

Post by Robert K S » Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:27 pm

mas3cf wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:00 pm
His puns are kind of onegin-off again.
OMG now that you mention it I can't actually remember whether what I saw was Mussorgsky or Tchaikovsky. It was over fifteen years ago.

If push kins to shove, I say it was Onegin.

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