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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 19:56
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A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s that time of the week once more.
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple.
Let’s have crackin’ quiz.
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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19

1) Who had a 1967 UK hit with ‘I’m a Believer’?

2) Geography, in which American city are Madison Square Gardens?

3) TV, ‘Leesten very carefully, I weel say this only once’ is a catchphrase from what sitcom?

4) Film, which actor directed and played the title role of William Wallace in the 1995 film ‘Braveheart’?

5) What type of creature is a ‘Painted Lady’?

6) Food and drink, known as ‘Cilantro’ in the US, by what name do we call this herb?

7) Science, which drug is obtained from foxgloves?

8 ) What car manufacturer produces the supermini ‘Sandero‘ model?

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

10) History. Which Monarch ruled the UK from 1910 to 1936?

11) From what 1956 Broadway musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live‘ come?

12) How old is a quadragenarian?

13) Literature, who wrote the children’s story ‘The Ugly Duckling’?

14) Which type of material was first manufactured in France at Nimes, from where it got its name?

15) Film, which actor played the role of Norman Bates in Alfred Hitchcocks 1960 film “Psycho”?

16) TV, which actor starred in the 1980’s TV series Knight Rider?

17) Who had a 1964 UK hit with ‘Bits and Pieces’?

18) Science, which insect would live in a formicary?

19) Classical music, who composed the music to the opera “The Magic Flute”?

20) History, which British Monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?

21) Food and drink, ‘Moneymaker’, ‘Beefsteak’ and ‘Alicante’ are varieties of what foodstuff?

22) Geography, what is the capital of Thailand?

23) Literature, in which author's work might you find the Bolger, Brandybuck and Gamgee families?

24) A person who uses both hands with equal skill is called by what ‘A’ word?

25) ♪♫They say that you're a runaround lover
Though you say it isn't so
But if you put me down for another
I'll know, believe me, I'll know
‘Cause…………………………….♪♫

From what Bobby Vee song are those the opening lines?

POLITICS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) In the news of late, who is the current Prime Minister of New Zealand?

BQ2) Who is the current UK Chancellor of the Exchequer?

BQ3) Before she became Prime Minister, what Governmental post did Theresa May hold?

BQ4) Who is the current President of France?

BQ5) Who is the current US Vice President to Donald Trump?

STINKER) From the pen of Ray Bradbury and first published in 1954, what ‘hot’ book has the opening line “It was a pleasure to burn”?

TRICKY) What did Oscar Wilde describe as "The unspeakable in pursuit of the uneatable"?

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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 21:36
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s that time of the week once more.
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple.
Let’s have crackin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19    

1)  Who had a 1967 UK hit with ‘I’m a Believer’?  The Monkees

2)  Geography, in which American city are Madison Square Gardens?..New York

3)  TV, ‘Leesten very carefully, I weel say this only once’ is a catchphrase from what sitcom?..Allo Allo

4)  Film, which actor directed and played the title role of William Wallace in the 1995 film ‘Braveheart’?...Mel Gibson

5)  What type of creature is a ‘Painted Lady’?...Flutterby

6)  Food and drink, known as ‘Cilantro’ in the US, by what name do we call this herb?..Corriander

7)  Science, which drug is obtained from foxgloves?...Belladonna

8 )  What car manufacturer produces the supermini ‘Sandero‘ model?

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

10)  History. Which Monarch ruled the UK from 1910 to 1936?

11)  From what 1956 Broadway musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live‘ come?...My Fair Lady

12)  How old is a quadragenarian?

13)  Literature, who wrote the children’s story ‘The Ugly Duckling’?

14)  Which type of material was first manufactured in France at Nimes, from where it got its name?

15)  Film, which actor played the role of Norman Bates in Alfred Hitchcocks 1960 film  “Psycho”?...Anthony Perkins

16)  TV, which actor starred in the 1980’s TV series Knight Rider?

17)  Who had a 1964 UK hit with ‘Bits and Pieces’? Dave Clark 5

18)  Science, which insect would live in a formicary? ..Ant?

19)  Classical music, who composed the music to the opera “The Magic Flute”?

20)  History, which British Monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?Edward 8

21)  Food and drink, ‘Moneymaker’, ‘Beefsteak’ and ‘Alicante’ are varieties of what foodstuff?...Tomato

22)  Geography, what is the capital of Thailand?..Bangkok

23)  Literature, in which author's work might you find the Bolger, Brandybuck and Gamgee families?

24)  A person who uses both hands with equal skill is called by what ‘A’ word?..Ambidextrous

25)  ♪♫They say that you're a runaround lover
          Though you say it isn't so
          But if you put me down for another
           I'll know, believe me, I'll know
            ‘Cause…………………………….♪♫...The night has a thousand eyes

From what Bobby Vee song are those the opening lines?

POLITICS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In the news of late, who is the current Prime Minister of New Zealand?

BQ2)  Who is the current UK Chancellor of the Exchequer?..That tall chap with the grey hair

BQ3)  Before she became Prime Minister, what Governmental post did Theresa May hold? Foreign Secretary?

BQ4)  Who is the current President of France?..Macron

BQ5)  Who is the current US Vice President to Donald Trump?

STINKER)  From the pen of Ray Bradbury and first published in 1954, what ‘hot’ book has the opening line “It was a pleasure to burn”?

TRICKY)  What did Oscar Wilde describe as "The unspeakable in pursuit of the uneatable"?

Evening Mrs A.

A most excellent 16 correct, well done you.
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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 22:09
Thanks RMJ. I cant seem to get past 16 scored
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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 22:22
@Admin wrote:Thanks RMJ.  I cant seem to get past  16 scored

I think that's a good score Mrs A, well done.

I've just done the quiz with Mrs RMJ, she does very well apart from 'pop music' and 'sport' and 'cars', a

bit like Weatherwax LOL Embarassed Very Happy




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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 23:01
Just to say yours truly is having a few scoops now.

I will mark any latecomers tomorrow and also post the answers.

Have a good evening everybody and night night.
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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 23:04
1. The Monkees
2. New York
3. Allo, Allo
4. Mel Gibson
5. Butterfly
6. Corriander  (Yeurghh! Its everywhere pale )
7. Digitalis   (Slows and Strenghthens the Heartbeat, Also main ingredient in witches flying ointment as it can cause hallucinations of flight )
8. Dacia
9.
10. George 6th
11. My Fair Lady
12. Someone in their Forties
13. Hans Christian Anderson
14. Denim
15. Anthony Perkins
16. David Hasslehoff
17. Dave Clark Five
18. Ants
19. Mozart
20. Edward 8th
21. Tomatoes
22. Bangkok 
23. J R R Tolkein
24. Ambidextrous
25. The Night Has A Thousand Eyes.

Bonus Questions.
1. Jacinda Adern
2. Phillip Hammond
3.
4. Emmanuell Macron
5.

Stinker:= Farenheit 451
Tricky:= A Fox Hunt

Sorry I'm late RMJ. Motormouse only got back from his Mums house quite late, so I have been busy getting us both fed, and then clearing up........Knackered!

Mrs RMJ isnt quite like me, Im not too bad on Pop Music, but I am B****y awful on Politics. Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing
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on Fri 22 Mar 2019 - 23:30
B****Y awful on King Georges as well now Ive looked at my answers......Why the hell did I put Sixth instead of Fifth???  Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes Embarassed Embarassed
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on Sat 23 Mar 2019 - 1:57
1. Monkees


2. New York


3. 'Allo, 'Allo


4.


5. Butterfly


6. ?


7. ?


8. Dacia


9. West Brom


10. Edward 6


11. My fair Lady


12. 400


13. Hans Christian Andersen


14. Denim


15. ?


16. Michael Hasselhoff


17. Dave Clark 5


18. Ant


19. Handel


20. Edward 6


21. Tomato


22. Singapore


23. J.R.R. Tolkien


24. Ambidextrous


25. The Night Has a Thousand Eyes


BQ1. ?


BQ2. Philip Hammond


BQ3. Home Secretary


BQ4. Emanuel Macron


BQ5. ?


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: Foxhunting
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on Sat 23 Mar 2019 - 7:12
1. Monkees
2. New York
4. Mel Gibson
5, Butterfly

8. Fiat
9. West Bromwich Albion
10.George V
11. My Fair Lady
12. Forty
13. Hans Christian Anderson
14. Denim

17. Dave Clark Five
19. Puccini
20. Edward Eighth
22. Bankok
24. Ambidexterous
25. The night has a thousand eyes

BBq 3 Home Secretary
4. Macron



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on Sat 23 Mar 2019 - 7:36
Ray thank you so much for your hard work. Sorry I couldn't get on last night.
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on Sat 23 Mar 2019 - 9:56
@weatherwax wrote:1. The Monkees  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
2. New York  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
3. Allo, Allo  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
4. Mel Gibson   WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
5. Butterfly  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
6. Corriander  (Yeurghh! Its everywhere pale )  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
7. Digitalis   (Slows and Strenghthens the Heartbeat, Also main ingredient in witches flying ointment as it can cause hallucinations of flight )  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
8. Dacia WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
9.
10. George 6th
11. My Fair Lady   WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
12. Someone in their Forties  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
13. Hans Christian Andersonv  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
14. Denim  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
15. Anthony Perkins  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
16. David Hasslehoff  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
17. Dave Clark Five  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
18. Ants  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
19. Mozart WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
20. Edward 8th  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
21. Tomatoes  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
22. Bangkok   WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300 WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
23. J R R Tolkein WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
24. Ambidextrous  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
25. The Night Has A Thousand Eyes.  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

Bonus Questions.
1. Jacinda Adern   WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
2. Phillip Hammond  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
3.
4. Emmanuell Macron  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
5.

Stinker:= Farenheit 451  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
Tricky:= A Fox Hunt  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

Sorry I'm late RMJ. Motormouse only got back from his Mums house quite late, so I have been busy getting us both fed, and then clearing up........Knackered!

Mrs RMJ isnt quite like me, Im not too bad on Pop Music, but I am B****y awful on Politics. Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing

A brilliant round of quizzing as ever, I missed you by a few minutes last night.

I hope you appreciate that I am sat on my laptop from 8 o'clock onwards and by 11 ish I have had

enough.

Anyroad, as usual a  super round of quizzing.  
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2. New York WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
4. Mel Gibson WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
5, Butterfly WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

8. Fiat
9. West Bromwich Albion WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
10.George V WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
11. My Fair Lady WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
12. Forty WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
13. Hans Christian Anderson WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
14. Denim WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

17. Dave Clark Five WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
19. Puccini WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
20. Edward Eighth WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
22. Bankok WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
24. Ambidexterous WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
25. The night has a thousand eyes WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

BBq 3 Home Secretary   WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
        4. Macron WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

An excellent round of quizzing Marie. well done.
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@Hieronymous wrote:1. Monkees WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


2. New York WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


3. 'Allo, 'Allo WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


4.


5. Butterfly WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


6. ?


7. ?


8. Dacia WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


9. West Brom WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


10. Edward 6


11. My fair Lady WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


12. 400


13. Hans Christian Andersen WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


14. Denim WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


15. ?


16. Michael Hasselhoff WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


17. Dave Clark 5 WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


18. Ant WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


19. Handel


20. Edward 6


21. Tomato WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


22. Singapore


23. J.R.R. Tolkien WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


24. Ambidextrous WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


25. The Night Has a Thousand Eyes WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


BQ1. ?


BQ2. Philip Hammond WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


BQ3. Home Secretary WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


BQ4. Emanuel Macron WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300


BQ5. ?


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: Foxhunting WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 22-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

A really good round of quizzing mon ami, well done.
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on Sat 23 Mar 2019 - 10:27
Well done to all last night's and this morning's quizzers.
The usual very high standard.



WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 22-3-19

1) Who had a 1967 UK hit with ‘I’m a Believer’?
The Monkees

2) Geography, in which American city are Madison Square Gardens? New York

3) TV, ‘Leesten very carefully, I weel say this only once’ is a catchphrase from what sitcom?
‘Allo ‘Allo

4) Film, which actor directed and played the title role of William Wallace in the 1995 film ‘Braveheart’?
Mel Gibson

5) What type of creature is a ‘Painted Lady’?
Butterfly

6) Food and drink, known as ‘Cilantro’ in the US, by what name do we call this herb?
Coriander

7) Science, which drug is obtained from foxgloves?
Digitalis

8 ) What car manufacturer produces the supermini ‘Sandero‘ model?
Dacia

9) Sport, which Championship football club play their home matches at The Hawthorns
West Bromwich Albion

10) History. Which Monarch ruled the UK from 1910 to 1936?
King George V (George Frederick Ernest Albert; 3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 6 May 1910 until his death in 1936.

11) From what 1956 Broadway musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live‘ come?
My Fair Lady

12) How old is a quadragenarian?.
A person who is 40 years old or whose age falls between 40 and 50

13) Literature, who wrote the children’s story ‘The Ugly Duckling’?
Hans Christian Andersen

14) Which type of material was first manufactured in France at Nimes, from where it got its name?
Denim

15) Film, which actor played the role of Norman Bates in Alfred Hitchcocks 1960 film “Psycho”?
Anthony Perkins

16) TV, which actor starred in the 1980’s TV series Knight Rider?
David Hasslehoff

17) Who had a 1964 UK hit with ‘Bits and Pieces’?
The Dave Clark Five

18) Science, which insect would live in a formicary?
Ants

19) Classical music, who composed the music to the opera “The Magic Flute”?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

20) History, which British Monarch caused controversy by marrying American divorcee Wallis Simpson in 1937?
Edward VIII

21) Food and drink, ‘Moneymaker’, ‘Beefsteak’ and ‘Alicante’ are varieties of what foodstuff?
Tomatoes

22) Geography, what is the capital of Thailand?
Bangkok

23) Literature, in which author's work might you find the Bolger, Brandybuck and Gamgee families?
J. R. R. Tolkien

24) A person who uses both hands with equal skill is called by what ‘A’ word?
Ambidextrous

25) ♪♫They say that you're a runaround lover
Though you say it isn't so
But if you put me down for another
I'll know, believe me, I'll know
‘Cause…………………………….♪♫

From what Bobby Vee song are those the opening lines?
The Night Has a Thousand Eyes

POLITICS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) In the news of late, who is the current Prime Minister of New Zealand?
Jacinda Ardern

BQ2) Who is the current UK Chancellor of the Exchequer?
Philip Hammond

BQ3) Before she became Prime Minister, what Governmental post did Theresa May hold?
Home Secretary

BQ4) Who is the current President of France?
Emmanuel Macron

BQ5) Who is the current US Vice President to Donald Trump?
Mike Pence

STINKER) From the pen of Ray Bradbury and first published in 1954, what ‘hot’ book has the opening line “It was a pleasure to burn”?
Fahrenheit 451

TRICKY) What did Oscar Wilde describe as "The unspeakable in pursuit of the uneatable"?
Fox Hunting
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