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Old 19 September 2017, 01:43 PM
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1. Don't know.

2. Don't know.

3. Ides.

4. Apollo 13 and Sully.

5. Solar eclipse.

6. Chuck E. Cheese?

7. All describe dreams.
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Old 20 September 2017, 08:49 PM
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1. Guessing Buddhism.

2. Deplorable?

3. Ides

4. Apollo 13 and a big guess here based upon nothing than a hunch... Philadelphia.

5. Around the moon during a solar eclipse

6. Chuck E Cheese

7. I have absolutely no idea.
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Old 20 September 2017, 09:27 PM
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THIS WEEK'S QUESTIONS

1. What religion's followers take a vow of ahimsa, meaning non-violence?
Hindu?
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2. What word was used to describe a best-selling 1980 "Handbook" by Lisa Birnbach as well as the 1986 "Murder" of Jennifer Levin by Robert Chambers?
Preppy
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3. What ancient Roman observance fell on the thirteenth day of every month, except in March, May, July, and October?
The Ides
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4. In what two films has Tom Hanks played a former military pilot?
The one last year about the guy who crashed into the Potomac, and the one where he was stranded on a desert island.
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5. When can one see "Baily's beads," named for the French scientist who explained them?
It's something to do with reflections at the edges of the sun, but I don't remember when you can see them.
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6. Entertainment is the canonical middle name of what American restaurant mascot?
Chuck E. Cheese, I assume
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7. What unusual distinction is shared by these songs? "After the Gold Rush," "A Day in the Life," "Digital Love," "It Ain't Me," "It's the End of the World as We Know It," "La Isla Bonita," "Manic Monday," "Say You Say Me," "The Song Remains the Same," "The Sound of Silence," "Spill the Wine," "Via Chicago."
They all mention writing on walls.
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Old 21 September 2017, 08:08 AM
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Re question three: The ides of March is on the fifteenth.
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Old 21 September 2017, 01:29 PM
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Re question three: The ides of March is on the fifteenth.
Um, you missed part of the question (emphasis mine)
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3. What ancient Roman observance fell on the thirteenth day of every month, except in March, May, July, and October?
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