Mystery Theme #7 by PolinskyL

Champion(s):

PerryS


Runner(s)-Up:

ChernicoffS
Although the Moon is only one-fourth the size of the Earth, it is further away.


Quiz Description

This one may be a lot tougher than previous ones - as yet I can't explain what makes these easier/harder, so my apologies if it's just totally impossible.

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Questions:

The NHL distinguishes itself from most international and collegiate hockey leagues by punishing what infraction with a major penalty, not a game misconduct?

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Fighting

Before "Skyfall" won the Oscar for best original song in 2012, what was the last Original Song winner where the title of the song included the title of the movie in which it was featured?

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Streets of Philadelphia

Franz Kafka's short story "Das Urteil" sounds like it may be a sequel to The Trial. (It's not). What is its English title?

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The Judgment

49er coach Red Hickey is said to be the inventor of what formation? Its early success led the Niners to trade away Y.A. Tittle. Its soon-after lack of success led the Niners to part ways with Hickey.

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Shotgun

A chullo, cloche, toque or ushanka are all types of what?

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Hat

What party nominated Virgil Goode and Chuck Baldwin, respectively, in the last two US Presidential elections? The party has never received more than 200,000 votes for President.

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Constitution

In the 20th century, Havana's Civic Square (now home to the Jose Marti memorial) and Moscow's Resurrection Square were both renamed to what name?

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Revolution (Square)

What song, which began life under the working title "Scrambled Eggs", became one of the more popular songs of the 20th century, so much so that - according to the never-wrong Wikipedia - "Muzak's inventory grew to include about 500" covers of it?

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Yesterday

What word, derived from the Scottish Gaelic for army shout, has seen its usage shift and is now primarily used in advertising (or, even worse, political) rather than military contexts?

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Slogan

Both King Henry VIII and, more famously, Peter the Great introduced a tax on men who chose to keep what?

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Beards

The Federal Funds rate (as well as Brazil's SELIC rate and many others) is known as what type of rate, due to the very short amount of time that money is borrowed?

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Overnight

What is the theme that unites these answers? If you are confident, you may put down as your answer the word you triumphantly screamed when you figured out the theme.

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The Lyrics of The Who's "Won't Get Fooled Again". Will also accept "Yeaaaaaaah" with any number of a's.