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Pub Quiz Night #1260353
11/07/21 01:23 PM
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-1. What was the name of the Addams Family butler?
2. Which Roman Catholic organization takes its name from the Latin for ‘God’s work’?
-3. Where, in 1993, did the FBI hold siege against David Koresh and the Branch Davidians Christian cult?
-4. How many counters has each player in a game of backgammon?
5. Which food item takes its name from the French for ‘twice cooked’?
-6. Which common childhood illness related to shingles is also called varicella?
-7. Which is the largest state in the USA?
-8. Of which South American country is La Paz the administrative capital?
-9. What kind of creature was a tarpan?
-10. Which city in Ohio is the centre of the US rubber industry?
-11. Which Roman god of the sea is identified with the Greek god Poseidon?
-12. This is a detail from a well-known painting. Who painted it and what is the title?


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260354
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260355
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11. Neptune (I do enjoy pub quiz night Rog) wave

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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: bermag45] #1260357
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Originally Posted by bermag45
11. Neptune (I do enjoy pub quiz night Rog) wave

Bernie monky


Me too! thumbsup

Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260358
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260359
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Hi Rog.


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260360
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260361
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You're very welcome, folks! grin

Great set of answers and belated condolences, jb thumbsup


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260362
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260363
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12. Nighthawks by Edward Hopper


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260365
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Yes, ladies! smile

Not a great fan of "traditional" art Lady K, but like Hopper's stuff...


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260369
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I do like Hopper's style of uncluttered realism. His use of light, color, and stark geometric forms brings a sense of lonliness to his paintings, but I still find them very appealing.


I disappear into books. What's your superpower?
Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260373
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4. 15 wave


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: flotsam] #1260375
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3. The WACO Siege in Texas ??

[I had to look it up to find it was "Axtell"]

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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260379
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260380
11/07/21 05:08 PM
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Three more little gems! wave


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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260391
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260415
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Re: Pub Quiz Night [Re: Urban Worrier] #1260492
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Thanks, the pair of you - nice finish! smile


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