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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:00
A very good Friday Evening to all you lovely Rejects.
It’s that time of week again.
Get yourselves down here to the Reject’s Bar.
You’ll find a warm welcome here.
Get comfy with your favourite drink
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19

1) Who had a 1964 number one hit with "Little Children"?

2) Geography, what is the capital of the Isle of Man?

3) TV, who plays Mrs Brown in "Mrs Browns Boys"?

4) Film, which film franchise features the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown.?

5) On which mountain is it said that Noah's Ark came to rest?

6) Food and drink, if you ordered 'Moules' in a French restaurant what would you be served?

7) Science, what can be metamorphic, sedimentary or igneous?

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact Impreza model?

9) Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at ‘The Hawthorns’?

10) History, which Monarch took the throne after Queen Victoria?

11) From which 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty‘ come?

12) What is a 'Besom'?

13) Literature, which best selling book by J D Salinger tells the story of Holden Caulfield?

14) What is the name of the Derbyshire home of The Duke & Duchess of Devonshire?

15) Film, which actor portrayed the physicist Stephen Hawking in the 2015 film ‘The Theory of Everything’?

16) TV, what was the name of the legal drama running from 1978 to 1992, starring Leo McKern as an elderly London barrister, who called his wife “She who must be obeyed”?

17) Who had a 1963 hit with ‘In Dreams’?

18) Science, in computing terms, what does the acronym HTML stand for?

19) Classical music, what was the aria from Puccini's opera "Turandot" that was used by the BBC as a 1990 World Cup Anthem?

20) History, in 1746, which heroine famously helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape ’over the sea to Skye’ after his defeat at The Battle of Culloden?

21) Food and drink, what are ‘Petit Pois’?

22) Geography, in which English county is the ancient monument Stonehenge located?

23) Literature, in which fantasy novels would you find the land of Middle Earth?

24) What is the term given to a word or phrase that can be spelt the same both backwards and forwards? eg RADAR & RED RUM SIR IS MURDER.

25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines to?


FIRST LINES OF SONGS BONUS QUESTIONS

Name the SONG from the opening lines.

BQ1) ♪♫On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair♪♫

BQ2) ♪♫ All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey♪♫

BQ3) ♪♫ Start spreading the news, I'm leaving today♪♫

BQ4) ♪♫ I've got sunshine on a cloudy day♪♫

BQ5) ♪♫ Hello darkness my old friend, I've come to talk with you again.♪♫

STINKER) TV, in Coronation St, what was the name of Minnie Caldwell’s cat

TRICKY) Paul Newman ate 50 boiled eggs in what 1967 film?
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:21
1 Bill J Kramer
2 Douglas
3 Brendan O Carrol
5 Ararat
7 Rock
10 Edward VII
11 West side story
12 Broom
14 Chatsworth
17 Roy Orbison
19 Nessum Dorma
20 Flora McDonald
21 Peas
22 Wiltshire
24 Palindrome
25 The windmills of your mind
Bq3New York New York
    4 My girl
5 The sound of silence

Stinker Minnie Caldwells cast...Bobby.
jo anne
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:23
Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2) Douglas
3)
4) back to the future
5) Ararat
6) mussels
7) rocks
8 )

10) Edward VII
11)
12) broom
13) catch 22
14) chatsworth house
15) Eddie
16)
17) Roy Orbison
18)
19) nessan dorma
20) flora MacDonald
21) little peas
22)
23) lord of the rings
24) palindrome
25) windmills of my mind

BQ1) hotel California
BQ2) California dreaming
BQ3) New York
BQ4) my girl
BQ5) the sound of silence
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:23
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you lovely Rejects.
It’s that time of week again.
Get yourselves down here to the Reject’s Bar.
You’ll find a warm welcome here.
Get comfy with your favourite drink
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19

1)  Who had a 1964 number one hit with "Little Children"?  

2)  Geography, what is the capital of the Isle of Man?  Douglas

3)  TV, who plays Mrs Brown in "Mrs Browns Boys"? Brendan someone or other

4)  Film, which film franchise features the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown.? Back to the future

5)  On which mountain is it said that Noah's Ark came to rest? Mount Ararat?

6)  Food and drink, if you ordered 'Moules' in a French restaurant what would you be served?   Mussels

7)  Science, what can be metamorphic, sedimentary or igneous? Rocks

8 )  What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact Impreza model? Subaru

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at ‘The Hawthorns’? West Bromwich albion

10)  History, which Monarch took the throne after Queen Victoria?   Edward viii?

11)  From which 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty‘ come? My fair lady?

12)  What is a 'Besom'?

13)  Literature, which best selling book by J D Salinger tells the story of Holden Caulfield? Catcher in the rye

14)  What is the name of the Derbyshire home of The Duke & Duchess of Devonshire? Chatsworth?

15)  Film, which actor portrayed the physicist Stephen Hawking in the 2015 film ‘The Theory of Everything’? Eddie redmayne

16)  TV, what was the name of the legal drama running from 1978 to 1992, starring Leo McKern as an elderly London barrister, who called his wife “She who must be obeyed”? Rumple of the bailey

17)  Who had a 1963 hit with ‘In Dreams’?

18)  Science, in computing terms, what does the acronym HTML stand for? High transit media language?

19)  Classical music, what was the aria from Puccini's opera "Turandot" that was used by the BBC as a 1990 World Cup Anthem?   Nessun dorma

20)  History, in 1746, which heroine famously helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape ’over the sea to Skye’ after his defeat at The Battle of Culloden? Mary queen of Scots?

21)  Food and drink, what are ‘Petit Pois’? Peas

22)  Geography, in which English county is the ancient monument Stonehenge located? Wiltshire?

23)  Literature, in which fantasy novels would you find the land of Middle Earth? Lord of the rings

24)  What is the term given to a word or phrase that can be spelt the same both backwards and forwards? eg RADAR & RED RUM SIR IS MURDER. Palindrome

25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines to?


FIRST LINES OF SONGS BONUS QUESTIONS

Name the SONG from the opening lines.

BQ1)  ♪♫On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair♪♫ hotel California

BQ2)  ♪♫ All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey♪♫ California dreaming

BQ3)  ♪♫ Start spreading the news, I'm leaving today♪♫ New York New York

BQ4)  ♪♫ I've got sunshine on a cloudy day♪♫ my girl

BQ5)  ♪♫ Hello darkness my old friend, I've come to talk with you again.♪♫ Sound of silence

STINKER)  TV, in Coronation St, what was the name of Minnie Caldwell’s cat

TRICKY)  Paul Newman ate 50 boiled eggs in what 1967 film? Cool hand Luke
. Some flaming tricky ones tonight
raymyjamie
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:24
@maureen wrote:1 Bill J Kramer
2 Douglas
3 Brendan O Carrol
5 Ararat
7 Rock
10 Edward VII
11 West side story
12 Broom
14 Chatsworth
17 Roy Orbison
19 Nessum Dorma
20 Flora McDonald
21 Peas
22 Wiltshire
24 Palindrome
25 The windmills of your mind
Bq3New York New York
    4 My girl
5 The sound of silence

Stinker Minnie Caldwells cast...Bobby.

Evening Mo.

A really excellent score of 20 correct, well done you.
raymyjamie
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:26
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2) Douglas
3)
4) back to the future
5) Ararat
6) mussels
7) rocks
8 )

10) Edward VII
11)
12) broom
13) catch 22
14) chatsworth house
15) Eddie Redmaine
16)
17) Roy Orbison
18)
19) nessan dorma
20) flora MacDonald
21) little peas
22)
23) lord of the rings
24) palindrome
25) windmills of my mind

BQ1) hotel California
BQ2) California dreaming
BQ3) New York
BQ4) my girl
BQ5) the sound of silence

Evening Jo Anne.

A cracking score of 21 correct, well done.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:26
2) Douglas
3) Brendan O'Carroll
4) Back To The Future
5) Mount Ararat
7) Rocks
10) King Edward VII
12) A Broom
14) Chatsworth House
15) Eddie Redmayne
16) Rumpole Of The Bailey
18) Hypertext Markup Language?
19) Nessun Dorma
20) Flora MacDonald
21) Small Peas
22) Wiltshire
23) Lord of the Rings

BQ1) Hotel California
BQ2) California Dreaming?
BQ3) New York, New York?
BQ4) My Girl
BQ5) Sound of Silence
raymyjamie
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:28
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you lovely Rejects.
It’s that time of week again.
Get yourselves down here to the Reject’s Bar.
You’ll find a warm welcome here.
Get comfy with your favourite drink
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19

1)  Who had a 1964 number one hit with "Little Children"?  

2)  Geography, what is the capital of the Isle of Man?  Douglas

3)  TV, who plays Mrs Brown in "Mrs Browns Boys"? Brendan someone or other

4)  Film, which film franchise features the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown.? Back to the future

5)  On which mountain is it said that Noah's Ark came to rest? Mount Ararat?

6)  Food and drink, if you ordered 'Moules' in a French restaurant what would you be served?   Mussels

7)  Science, what can be metamorphic, sedimentary or igneous? Rocks

8 )  What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact Impreza model? Subaru

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at ‘The Hawthorns’? West Bromwich albion

10)  History, which Monarch took the throne after Queen Victoria?   Edward viii?

11)  From which 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty‘ come? My fair lady?

12)  What is a 'Besom'?

13)  Literature, which best selling book by J D Salinger tells the story of Holden Caulfield? Catcher in the rye

14)  What is the name of the Derbyshire home of The Duke & Duchess of Devonshire? Chatsworth?

15)  Film, which actor portrayed the physicist Stephen Hawking in the 2015 film ‘The Theory of Everything’? Eddie redmayne

16)  TV, what was the name of the legal drama running from 1978 to 1992, starring Leo McKern as an elderly London barrister, who called his wife “She who must be obeyed”? Rumple of the bailey

17)  Who had a 1963 hit with ‘In Dreams’?

18)  Science, in computing terms, what does the acronym HTML stand for? High transit media language?

19)  Classical music, what was the aria from Puccini's opera "Turandot" that was used by the BBC as a 1990 World Cup Anthem?   Nessun dorma

20)  History, in 1746, which heroine famously helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape ’over the sea to Skye’ after his defeat at The Battle of Culloden? Mary queen of Scots?

21)  Food and drink, what are ‘Petit Pois’? Peas

22)  Geography, in which English county is the ancient monument Stonehenge located? Wiltshire?

23)  Literature, in which fantasy novels would you find the land of Middle Earth? Lord of the rings

24)  What is the term given to a word or phrase that can be spelt the same both backwards and forwards? eg RADAR & RED RUM SIR IS MURDER. Palindrome

25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines to?


FIRST LINES OF SONGS BONUS QUESTIONS

Name the SONG from the opening lines.

BQ1)  ♪♫On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair♪♫ hotel California

BQ2)  ♪♫ All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey♪♫ California dreaming

BQ3)  ♪♫ Start spreading the news, I'm leaving today♪♫ New York New York

BQ4)  ♪♫ I've got sunshine on a cloudy day♪♫ my girl

BQ5)  ♪♫ Hello darkness my old friend, I've come to talk with you again.♪♫ Sound of silence

STINKER)  TV, in Coronation St, what was the name of Minnie Caldwell’s cat

TRICKY)  Paul Newman ate 50 boiled eggs in what 1967 film? Cool hand Luke
. Some flaming tricky ones tonight

Evening LL.

Some tricky ones indeed, but you got a super score of 23 correct, very well done.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:30
1.Billy J Kramer
2 Douglas
3Brendan O'Carroll
4Back to the future
5Ararat
6
7rocks
8Subaru
9WBA
10
11 West side story
12
13Catcher in the Rye
14 Chatsworth House
15
16Rumpole of the Bailey
17Roy Orbison
18Hyper text language
19
20Flora Macdonald
21 Peas
22Wiltshire
23
24Palindrome
25Windmills of your mind

BQ1
BQ2
California Dreaming
BQ3
New York,New York
BQ4
My girl
BQ5
Sound of silence
Stinker Bobby
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:30
@AWP1983 wrote:2) Douglas
3) Brendan O'Carroll
4) Back To The Future
5) Mount Ararat
7) Rocks
10) King Edward VII
12) A Broom
14) Chatsworth House
15) Eddie Redmayne
16) Rumpole Of The Bailey
18) Hypertext Markup Language?
19) Nessun Dorma
20) Flora MacDonald
21) Small Peas
22) Wiltshire
23) Lord of the Rings

BQ1) Hotel California
BQ2) California Dreaming?
BQ3) New York, New York?
BQ4) My Girl
BQ5) Sound of Silence

Evening AWP.

A really excellent score of 21 correct, well done.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:33
@FOSSIL wrote:1.Billy J Kramer
2 Douglas
3Brendan O'Carroll
4Back to the future
5Ararat
6
7rocks
8Subaru
9WBA
10
11 West side story
12
13Catcher in the Rye
14 Chatsworth House
15
16Rumpole of the Bailey
17Roy Orbison
18Hyper text language
19
20Flora Macdonald
21 Peas
22Wiltshire
23
24Palindrome
25Windmills of your mind

BQ1
BQ2
California Dreaming
BQ3
New York,New York
BQ4
My girl
BQ5
Sound of silence
Stinker  Bobby

Evening Fossil.

Good to see you joining in.

A brilliant score of 24 correct, very well done.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:34
Thank you Ray Smile fantastic set of questions tonight.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:35
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray Smile fantastic set of questions tonight.

Thank you AWP.

Very well played indeed.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:42
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you lovely Rejects.
It’s that time of week again.
Get yourselves down here to the Reject’s Bar.
You’ll find a warm welcome here.
Get comfy with your favourite drink
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19

1)  Who had a 1964 number one hit with "Little Children"?  BILLY J KRAMER AND THE DAKOTAS

3)  TV, who plays Mrs Brown in "Mrs Browns Boys"? BRENDAN O CARROL

4)  Film, which film franchise features the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown.? BACK TO THE FUTURE


5)  On which mountain is it said that Noah's Ark came to rest?MT ARRARAT

6)  Food and drink, if you ordered 'Moules' in a French restaurant what would you be served?  

7)  Science, what can be metamorphic, sedimentary or igneous?ROCK

8 )  What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact Impreza model? SUBARU

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at ‘The Hawthorns’? WEST BROMWICH ALBION

10)  History, which Monarch took the throne after Queen Victoria?   EDWARD ????

11)  Fromwhich 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty‘ come? WEST SIDE STORY

12)  What is a 'Besom'? BROOM OR BRUSH

13)  Literature, which best selling book by J D Salinger tells the story of Holden Caulfield?

14)  What is the name of the Derbyshire home of The Duke & Duchess of Devonshire?

15)  Film, which actor portrayed the physicist Stephen Hawking in the 2015 film ‘The Theory of Everything’? EDDIE REDMAYNE

16)  TV, what was the name of the legal drama running from 1978 to 1992, starring Leo McKern as an elderly London barrister, who called his wife “She who must be obeyed”? RUMPOLE OF THE BAILEY

17)  Who had a 1963 hit with ‘In Dreams’? ROY ORBISON

18)  Science, in computing terms, what does the acronym HTML stand for?

19)  Classical music, what was the aria from Puccini's opera "Turandot" that was used by the BBC as a 1990 World Cup Anthem?  NESSUM DORMA

20)  History, in 1746, which heroine famously helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape ’over the sea to Skye’ after his defeat at The Battle of Culloden? FLORA MACDONALD

21)  Food and drink, what are ‘Petit Pois’? PEAS

22)  Geography, in which English county is the ancient monument Stonehenge located? WILTSHIRE

23)  Literature, in which fantasy novels would you find the land of Middle Earth? LORD OF THE RINGS

24)  What is the term given to a word or phrase that can be spelt the same both backwards and forwards? eg RADAR & RED RUM SIR IS MURDER. PALINDROME


25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines to?

THE WINDMILLS OF YOUR MIND


FIRST LINES OF SONGS BONUS QUESTIONS

Name the SONG from the opening lines.

BQ1)  ♪♫On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair♪♫ HOTEL CALIFORNIA EAGLES

BQ2)  ♪♫ All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey♪♫ CALIFORNIA DREAMING MAMAS AND PAPAS

BQ3)  ♪♫ Start spreading the news, I'm leaving today♪♫ NEW YORK NEW YORK BARRY MANILOW

BQ4)  ♪♫ I've got sunshine on a cloudy day♪♫ MY GIRL THE TEMPTATIONS

BQ5)  ♪♫ Hello darkness my old friend, I've come to talk with you again.♪♫ SOUND OF SILENCE SIMON AND GARFUNKEL

STINKER)  TV, in Coronation St, what was the name of Minnie Caldwell’s cat

TRICKY)  Paul Newman ate 50 boiled eggs in what 1967 film? COOL HAND LUKE
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:43
My mrs helped Ray Very Happy
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:46
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:48
@FOSSIL wrote:My mrs helped Ray Very Happy

Not a problem Fossil.

There are other quizzers on here who do the quiz with their partners.

Very well quizzed tonight.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:50
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Thank you Jo Anne, very well played you.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 20:52
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you lovely Rejects.
It’s that time of week again.
Get yourselves down here to the Reject’s Bar.
You’ll find a warm welcome here.
Get comfy with your favourite drink
Let’s have a beltin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19

1)  Who had a 1964 number one hit with "Little Children"?  BILLY J KRAMER AND THE DAKOTAS

3)  TV, who plays Mrs Brown in "Mrs Browns Boys"? BRENDAN O CARROL

4)  Film, which film franchise features the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown.? BACK TO THE FUTURE


5)  On which mountain is it said that Noah's Ark came to rest?MT ARRARAT

6)  Food and drink, if you ordered 'Moules' in a French restaurant what would you be served?  

7)  Science, what can be metamorphic, sedimentary or igneous?ROCK

8 )  What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact Impreza model?     SUBARU

9)  Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at ‘The Hawthorns’?    WEST BROMWICH ALBION

10)  History, which Monarch took the throne after Queen Victoria?   EDWARD ????

11)  Fromwhich 1961 film musical does the song ‘I Feel Pretty‘ come?     WEST SIDE STORY

12)  What is a 'Besom'?    BROOM OR BRUSH

13)  Literature, which best selling book by J D Salinger tells the story of Holden Caulfield?  

14)  What is the name of the Derbyshire home of The Duke & Duchess of Devonshire?

15)  Film, which actor portrayed the physicist Stephen Hawking in the 2015 film ‘The Theory of Everything’?    EDDIE REDMAYNE

16)  TV, what was the name of the legal drama running from 1978 to 1992, starring Leo McKern as an elderly London barrister, who called his wife “She who must be obeyed”?  RUMPOLE OF THE BAILEY

17)  Who had a 1963 hit with ‘In Dreams’?  ROY ORBISON

18)  Science, in computing terms, what does the acronym HTML stand for?

19)  Classical music, what was the aria from Puccini's opera "Turandot" that was used by the BBC as a 1990 World Cup Anthem?  NESSUM DORMA

20)  History, in 1746, which heroine famously helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape ’over the sea to Skye’ after his defeat at The Battle of Culloden?    FLORA MACDONALD
 
21)  Food and drink, what are ‘Petit Pois’?   PEAS

22)  Geography, in which English county is the ancient monument Stonehenge located?   WILTSHIRE

23)  Literature, in which fantasy novels would you find the land of Middle Earth?   LORD OF THE RINGS

24)  What is the term given to a word or phrase that can be spelt the same both backwards and forwards? eg RADAR & RED RUM SIR IS MURDER.   PALINDROME


25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines to?

THE WINDMILLS OF YOUR MIND


FIRST LINES OF SONGS BONUS QUESTIONS

Name the SONG from the opening lines.

BQ1)  ♪♫On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair♪♫  HOTEL CALIFORNIA   EAGLES

BQ2)  ♪♫ All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey♪♫  CALIFORNIA DREAMING      MAMAS AND PAPAS

BQ3)  ♪♫ Start spreading the news, I'm leaving today♪♫  NEW YORK NEW YORK   BARRY MANILOW

BQ4)  ♪♫ I've got sunshine on a cloudy day♪♫    MY GIRL       THE TEMPTATIONS

BQ5)  ♪♫ Hello darkness my old friend, I've come to talk with you again.♪♫   SOUND OF SILENCE    SIMON AND GARFUNKEL

STINKER)  TV, in Coronation St, what was the name of Minnie Caldwell’s cat

TRICKY)  Paul Newman ate 50 boiled eggs in what 1967 film?   COOL HAND LUKE

Evening Gassey.

A brilliant 26 correct, very well played.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 21:02
Evening Ray,thanks again for another good un,you never let us down. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19 709307421
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 21:05
@maureen wrote:Evening Ray,thanks again for another good un,you never let us down. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-2-19 709307421

Thanks ever so Our Mo.

You played a blinder tonight, well done.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 21:28
evening Ray , im well behind schedule tonight
been helping a mate with a job so only got in
about sixish anyroads thanks once again for
another marvellous round of questions

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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 21:31
Thank you Gassey, glad you enjoyed.

You played a cracker tonight, well done.
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 21:42
1. Billy J Kramer
2. Douglas
3. Brendan O Carrol
4. Back to The Future
5. Mount Arrarat
6. Mussles
7. Rock
8. Mitsubishi
9.
10. Edward 7th
11. My Fair Lady
12. A type of Broom (Brush)
13. Catcher In The Rye
14. Chatsworth
15.
16. Rumpole of the Bailey
17. Roy Orbison
18. Hypertext Markup Language
19. Non Shall Sleep (Nessum Dorma)
20. Flora McDonald
21. Small Peas
22. Wiltshire
23. Lord Of The Rings By JRR Tolkein
24. A Palindrome
25. Windmills of your mind

Bonus Questions.
1. Hotel California
2. California Dreaming
3. New York, New York
4. My Girl
5. The Sound Of Silence

Stinker:=  Bobby
Tricky:= Cool Hand Luke
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on Fri Feb 22 2019, 21:59
@weatherwax wrote:1. Billy J Kramer
2. Douglas
3. Brendan O Carrol
4. Back to The Future
5. Mount Arrarat
6. Mussles
7. Rock
8. Mitsubishi
9.
10. Edward 7th
11. My Fair Lady
12. A type of Broom (Brush)
13. Catcher In The Rye
14. Chatsworth
15.
16. Rumpole of the Bailey
17. Roy Orbison
18. Hypertext Markup Language
19. Non Shall Sleep (Nessum Dorma)
20. Flora McDonald
21. Small Peas
22. Wiltshire
23. Lord Of The Rings By JRR Tolkein
24. A Palindrome
25. Windmills of your mind

Bonus Questions.
1. Hotel California
2. California Dreaming
3. New York, New York
4. My Girl
5. The Sound Of Silence

Stinker:=  Bobby
Tricky:= Cool Hand Luke

Evening WW.

A really brilliant 28 correct.

You got the 'car'  and 'musical' questions wrong, but otherwise

a cracking effort, well done.  


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