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Old 12-04-2019, 12:43 AM
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Botticelli - December 2019


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IQ1: Were you involved recording Sunshine Superman?
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Dunno, not Demeter (guessing), and dunno.

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Yes! Glad to have you here Locrian!

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Dunno, not John Denver, and not Demetrius (I just saw A Midsummer Night's Dream, and was in a high school production of it)
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Yes! Glad to have you here Locrian!

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1) In Italy are you secretly Paperino?
2) Did you have a hit with Grandma's Feather Bed?
3) Are you in love with Hermia at the start of the play but end up marrying Helena?
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Dunno, not John Denver, and not Demetrius (I just saw A Midsummer Night's Dream, and was in a high school production of it)
#1 is Donald Duck (In Italian comic books he's secretly a superhero.)
Correct on the other two.

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1. Were you a member of a boy band, and brother of an actor and former rapper?
2. Did you co-star with the brother of the above in probably M. Night's worst movie?
3. Was your character, played by two different actors, often annoyed by your wife's relatives?
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Old 12-04-2019, 03:17 PM
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Not Donnie Wahlberg, dunno, and dunno.

D.

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1. Were you a member of a boy band, and brother of an actor and former rapper?
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3. Was your character, played by two different actors, often annoyed by your wife's relatives?


Right on Donnie, the others were Zooey Deschanel (co-starring with Mark in The Happening) and Darrin Stephens (Bewitched, played by a couple of Dicks)

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3) Were you the best known queen of Carthage?
Dunno, dunno, and not... Delilah?

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3) Were you the best known queen of Carthage?
Dunno, dunno, and not... Delilah?
#1 is Dr. Donald Mallard, usually called Ducky.
#2 was Margaret Dumont.
#3 was Dido (see the Aeneid).

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1) Known for the Arts?
2) American?
3) Died before 1900?
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Dido, of course!

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Not Dtom Dcruise, dunno, and dunno.
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David Miscavige, Dabney Coleman, Dody Goodman

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Huh. I didn't know that about Dabney Coleman.

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Dunno x3.
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Dunno x3.
#1 is Donald Sutherland.
#2 was David Seville.
#3 was Dagmar.

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1) Died before 1700?
2) British or Irish?
3) Last name starts with D?
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1. Were you That Girl's father?
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Not Danny Thomas, dunno and dunno.

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IQ1: Were you a fictional 19th-century odontocete?
IQ2: Were you the only female judge mentioned in the Bible?
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Not Dracula, Dinah or Desdemona.

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2. Were you an SNL cast member in the 80s, later appearing on the shows Dream On and Night Court?
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Denny Dillon, and Deanie (Hey Deanie)
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Not Dracula, Dinah or Desdemona.
Moby Dick.
Deborah.
Correct.


DQ1: Native speaker of a Romance language?
DQ2: Born in or north of Vienna?
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2) Did you write The Idiot?
3) Are you the present POTUS, aka "the Idiot"?
Dunno, not Dostoevsky, and not Donald John Trump.

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