Grab Bag by WangA

Champion(s):

VenguswamyK
Semper Ubi Sub Ubi


Runner(s)-Up:

akambour
Full price for gum? That dog won't hunt, monsignor!


Quiz Description

12 questions on a variety of subjects and (hopefully) difficulties.

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Questions:

What four-letter prefix is applied to a family (or family member) that is not genetically related, but became family through marriage?

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step-

The next film in the Transformers franchise, slated for release in December 2018, is a spin-off titled for what character, a yellow Camaro with black stripes?

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Bumblebee

The dish pictured here is named for what region of France?

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Lorraine

What CEO of eBay from 1998 to 2008 is probably best-known for serving as the CEO of HP starting in 2011 before announcing her resignation in November 2017?

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Meg Whitman

What play, titled for a capital city, won the Tony Award for Best Play in 2017? It centers on Mona Juul and her husband, two diplomats responsible for secretly negotiating a meeting between two world leaders in the 1990s.

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Oslo

Name the city on the northeastern shores of the Black Sea next to the Caucasus Mountains, and certainly Russia’s most famous resort city.

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Sochi

At the beginning of a game of snooker, the table is set up with a white cue ball, six balls of various colors, and how many red balls?

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15

One year after their critically acclaimed and breakthrough album London Calling, the Clash released a sprawling triple album that was more experimental and political. Name that album, whose tracks include “Rebel Waltz” and “Washington Bullets”.

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Sandinista!

There are currently five poems that share a certain property. Three of them are Miller Williams’s “Of History and Hope”, Elizabeth Alexander’s “Praise Song for the Day”, and Richard Blanco’s “One Today”. Name either one of the other two poems, both of which have much more well-known authors.

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"The Gift Outright" or "On the Pulse of Morning"

The extremely stereotypical Canadians Bob and Doug McKenzie hosted the “Great White North” segment of what comedy show?

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SCTV

Crude oil is placed into two categories, depending on the amount of sulfur. Name the two contrasting adjectives used to describe crude oil with sulfur contents less than and greater than 0.5%.

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Sour, sweet

The abusive boss Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada was based on what editor-in-chief of Vogue and fashion icon, who also lends her name to the Costume Center at the Metropolitan Museum of Art?

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Anna Wintour