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I wasn't sure one way or the other when I answered, but it was the first thing that popped into my head.

Why on Earth I didn't think of hamsters is a mystery.
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I thought of hamster, but then thought, "no, everyone loves rabbits."

again

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Old 02-11-2020, 01:37 PM
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I thought of hamster, but then thought, "no, everyone loves rabbits."

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Well, that and rabbits haven't been rodents for over a hundred years.
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Old 02-11-2020, 02:54 PM
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Google is allowed in this game unless otherwise specified. I used Google on this one myself. We have Girl Guide cookies here in Canada but I don't believe we have anywhere near the multitude of flavours. In fact I've only ever seen the mint ones here. A Google search confirms that only the chocolatey mint and the classic chocolate and vanilla sandwich cookies are available here.
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Google is allowed in this game unless otherwise specified. I used Google on this one myself. We have Girl Guide cookies here in Canada but I don't believe we have anywhere near the multitude of flavours. In fact I've only ever seen the mint ones here. A Google search confirms that only the chocolatey mint and the classic chocolate and vanilla sandwich cookies are available here.
I had to Google Girl Scout Cookies too. Haven't seen any in decades.
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Yeah, I put "ferret" for rodent, too. But hey, even in the real Family Feud, we don't always get factually correct answers. "Paul" for one of the Apostles, for example.
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I had to Google Girl Scout Cookies too. Haven't seen any in decades.
Lucky you! I have 3 boxes looking at me right now and I'm not a fan. Any liking I ever had for them was permanently eradicated by being the mom of a Girl Scout, helping her to sell them, and, worse, picking up boxes from Girl Scout HQ and sorting and boxing people's orders. All the individual cookie boxes are different sizes which makes them a royal pain when re-boxing. This happened 10 years ago but the trauma still lingers.

Are we at 49 entries now? Should we call on past participants and perennial winners like swampbear?

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Bumping because we are at 49 responses. One more lucky entrant is needed please.
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And the winner is ~~~ drumroll ~~~ Labtrash! That's definitely two in a row!:: flings confetti:: Good job! Labtrash got all 10 matches. Well done.

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Old 02-13-2020, 10:00 AM
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I confused S'Mores with Samosas, but 16th place is better than my last showing of 49th.

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OK, my lack of cheese really killed me. Had I just gotten that, I'd be in that tie for 6th.

But seriously, who thinks of "eagle" for "wild bird"?
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But seriously, who thinks of "eagle" for "wild bird"?
18 of us, apparently. I did think of seagull or pigeon first but then thought that eagle sounded better, maybe
thinking of "Fly like an Eagle"? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zT4Y-QNdto

And still kicking myself for second-guessing myself on my first response, "algebra". If I'd stayed with it I would have gotten into the top ten

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