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Trivia: "ALL's FAIR in the WORLD"

World's FairThis year it's Milan ... can you name the CITY that hosted the World's Fair by the descriptions below?:

1-Unveiled the first Ferris wheel-and gruesome Devil in the White City murders.

2-This Fair introduced America to the Carousel of Progress and "It's a Small World."

3-Princess Diana fainted, blaming it on exhaustion.  (Of course, later we knew it was due to an eating disorder.)

4-Officials expected a $5 million profit-but made only $57.

5-President William McKinley was shot (and later died), at the fair.  Coincidentally, this was also where the first x-ray machine debuted.

6-The first official "World ...

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Trivia: "SAY THAT AGAIN (Movie Edition)"

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang1-A dramatization of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen.

2-A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated.

3-The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure.

4-A fast track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after the lawyer turns his son down for the last time.

5-An egotistical saxophonist and a young singer meet on V-J Day and embark upon a strained and ...

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Trivia: "SAY THAT AGAIN / PART 2 (Song Edition)"

Bob LepineFrom guest quiz writer and Name That Tune maestro, BOB LEPINE ... give us TUNE TITLE and BONUS for WHO made the song popular!


1-She got the way to move me, she got the way to groove me.

2-The world is full of wondrous things, it's true. But they wouldn't have much meaning without you.

3-Here she come now, say . . .

4-Would you like some of my tangerine? I know I'll never treat you mean.

5-I don't know how I got the nerve to walk out. If I shout, remember, I feel free.

6-And ever since the day ...

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microphoneGive me the title--and BONUS for the group that made the tune famous :-)

1-Can't trust that day!

2-What you have till daddy takes the T-bird away.

3-Probably how you got me wanting you.

4-He was the meaner than a junkyard dog.

5-Don't play games with my affection ... don't leave me with no direction.

6-Suspended under the twilight canopy, we'll search the sky for a star to guide us.

7-Hello, Loneliness--I think I'm gonna cry.

8-Last night I said these words to my girl.

9-A fine little girl, she waits for me ... said we gotta go ...

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Tom Selleck1-Still mustachioed former detective turned police commissioner; sigh.

2-Top Gun who has been on several Mission Impossibles

3-Huck's BFF

4-Jack Ryan's creator

5-Retired newscaster for NBC who wrote about the Greatest Generation

6-Former Met who was voted into Hall of Fame by highest percentage ever

7-Oscar-winning actor who started out as a cross-dressing "Buddy."

8-Welshman who espoused that "It's Not Unusual"

9-Iconic leader of Cowboys

10-For Jim and his ilk, a champion


You can do this!  When you have your answers ready, send them to Peggy for your score!

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Trivia: "THE I's HAVE IT"

the letter i1-Storage in the heavenlies

2-How do you spell relief?

3-Rules on April 15

4-Website for movie lovers

5-Pancake-or prayer-house

6-Favorite furniture warehouse of millennials

7-Goes in your arm at the hospital

8-Creater of something like Slurpees

9-Davenport, Dubuque & Des Moines

10-Once defined as Egyptian goddess, now a word feared worldwide


I think you've got it!  Check with Peggy for answers!

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