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Old 02-23-2013, 05:39 AM   #10936
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1. Noel Langley (who hated the final Wizard of Oz script)
Yes, spot on.
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Old 02-23-2013, 05:41 AM   #10937
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The two books by Noel Langly illustrated by the answer to (2) are The Land of Green Ginger and Desbarollda The Waltzing Mouse.
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Old 02-23-2013, 05:43 AM   #10938
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The Inklings were a group at Oxford university: J. R. R. "Tollers" Tolkien, C. S. "Jack" Lewis, Owen Barfield, Charles Williams, Tolkien's son Christopher, Lewis' elder brother Warren or "Warnie", Roger Lancelyn Green, Adam Fox, Hugo Dyson, R. A. "Humphrey" Havard, J. A. W. Bennett, Lord David Cecil, Nevill Coghill, and Walter Hooper during the year leading up to C. S. Lewis's death.
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Old 02-26-2013, 05:05 PM   #10939
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Here's an easy word game to revive the quiz:

The first 2 letters of this English word refer to a male, the first three refer to a female, the first 4 to a great man and the whole word is a great woman.

What is the word?
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Old 02-26-2013, 05:46 PM   #10940
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Heroine?
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Old 02-26-2013, 05:49 PM   #10941
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Heroine?
Yep. Very easy.
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:34 PM   #10942
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Some name the link questions. What links the members of the following lists?

1. Fighting bull; trident; prancing horse

2. Paul Breitner; Vava; Zinedine Zidane

3. Seamus Heaney; W. B. Yeats; Samuel Beckett

4. Kazakhstan; Mongolia; Chad

5. James II, III and IV of Scotland

With special thanks to Fbone for resurrecting this thread!
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:38 PM   #10943
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:40 PM   #10944
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Yes. Well done.
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:45 PM   #10945
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5. James II, III and IV of Scotland
All were scotsmen, they were related and of royal blood
Apart from this attempt, I give up
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:47 PM   #10946
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All were scotsmen, they were related and of royal blood
Apart from this attempt, I give up
You're right, of course. But not the answer I'm looking for, sorry
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:49 PM   #10947
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:52 PM   #10948
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You're right, of course. But not the answer I'm looking for, sorry
I suspected that I was out on deep waters, but it was worth a try
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:54 PM   #10949
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Not the answer I want

To avoid further confusion (or, perhaps, to add to it), I'll add Richard I to that list.
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:58 PM   #10950
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2. Paul Breitner; Vava; Zinedine Zidane
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