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IQ1: Did you run against Nixon in 1968?
IQ2: Did you write American Splendor comics?
IQ3: Did you pioneer the policy of détente with the Soviet Union?
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Good job, SMV!

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I) Did you write Stranger in a Strange Land?
2) Did you write Dune?
3) Did you fund the movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail?
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IQ1: Did you run against Nixon in 1968?
IQ2: Did you write American Splendor comics?
IQ3: Did you pioneer the policy of détente with the Soviet Union?
IQ1: I am not Hubert Humphrey

IQ2: DQ for you!

IQ3: And another!


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I) Did you write Stranger in a Strange Land?
2) Did you write Dune?
3) Did you fund the movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail?
IQ1: I am not Robert Heinlein

IQ2: I am not Frank Herbert

IQ3: A DQ for you, as well.
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IQ1: Are you the Greek "mother figure" queen of the gods?

IQ2: Are you the Greek god of masculine accomplishment and strength?

IQ3: Are you the Greek god of trade and commerce, sometimes known as a trickster?
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IQ2: Did you write American Splendor comics?
IQ3: Did you pioneer the policy of détente with the Soviet Union?
IQ1: I am not Hubert Humphrey

IQ2: DQ for you!

IQ3: And another!
correct, Harvey Pekar, Henry Kissinger

DQ: Real?
DQ: Last name start with H?
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I) Did you write Stranger in a Strange Land?
2) Did you write Dune?
3) Did you fund the movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail?
IQ1: I am not Robert Heinlein

IQ2: I am not Frank Herbert

IQ3: A DQ for you, as well.
Correct x2. #3 was George Harrison, Beatle.

DQ: Male?
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IQ1: Are you the Greek "mother figure" queen of the gods?

IQ2: Are you the Greek god of masculine accomplishment and strength?

IQ3: Are you the Greek god of trade and commerce, sometimes known as a trickster?
IQ1: I am not Hera.

IQ2: I am not Herakles.

IQ3: I am not Hermes.

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Correct x2. #3 was George Harrison, Beatle.

DQ: Male?
George Harrison funded Holy Grail? Huh. Well, it's a better contribution to the world's art than "My Sweet Lord".

DQ1: Real.

DQ2: Surname starts with an “H”.

DQ3: Male.
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Did you teach Eliza Doolittle?
Were you known, among other things, as "the Sledge of Nashville"?
Were you the first U.S. Secretary of War?

May I suggest, SMV, you show the answers as:

H.

1. Real
2. Surname starts with an “H”
3. Male

It's easier to tell it apart, at a glance, from IQs and DQs being asked by the players. Thanks.
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IQ3: Did you recite your poems on Laugh-In?
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IQ2: Are you the Greek god of masculine accomplishment and strength?

IQ3: Are you the Greek god of trade and commerce, sometimes known as a trickster?
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IQ1: I am not Hera.

IQ2: I am not Herakles.

IQ3: I am not Hermes.
Swept! No DQs for me.
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On to H.

IQs:

Did you teach Eliza Doolittle?
Were you known, among other things, as "the Sledge of Nashville"?
Were you the first U.S. Secretary of War?

May I suggest, SMV, you show the answers as:

H.

1. Real
2. Surname starts with an “H”
3. Male

It's easier to tell it apart, at a glance, from IQs and DQs being asked by the players. Thanks.
Will do. Thanks for the tip.

1: I am not Henry Higgins. (Or 'enry 'iggins, if you prefer.)
2: Take a DQ.
3: I am not Henry Knox.

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IQ1: Are you head coach of the Michigan Wolverines?
IQ2: Are you IQ1's brother, head coach of the Baltimore Ravens?
IQ3: Did you recite your poems on Laugh-In?
1: I am not Jim Harbaugh.
2: I am not John Harbaugh.
3: Take a DQ.

H.

1. Real
2. Surname starts with an “H”
3. Male
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IQ2: Did Scatman Crothers voice your crime-fighting ineptitude?
IQ3: Were you one of the creators/producers of of IQs 1 and 2?
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IQ2: Did Scatman Crothers voice your crime-fighting ineptitude?
IQ3: Were you one of the creators/producers of of IQs 1 and 2?
1: I am not Huckleberry Hound.
2: Take a DQ.
3. I am not the Hanna of Hanna-Barbera.
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3) Were you the father of the Melancholy Dane?
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IQ2: Did Scatman Crothers voice your crime-fighting ineptitude?
IQ3: Were you one of the creators/producers of of IQs 1 and 2?

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1: I am not Huckleberry Hound.
2: Take a DQ.
3. I am not the Hanna of Hanna-Barbera.
Correct on 1 and 3!

IQ2 was Hong Kong Phooey

DQ: Were you born after 1900?
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Thanks, SMV!

Previous IQs:

Did you teach Eliza Doolittle? - Yes, Henry Higgins
Were you known, among other things, as "the Sledge of Nashville"? - Maj. Gen. George Henry Thomas of Civil War fame
Were you the first U.S. Secretary of War? - Yes, Henry Knox

Henry x3!

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American?

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Have you played a mermaid, an interior designer and "your basic pleasure model"?
Were you McKinley's kingmaker?
Did your ex-CIA dad train you to kill the woman who killed your mom?

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IQ3: Are you the (arguably) most renowned medical doctor graduate of Hillman college?

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IQ2: Are you IQ1's brother, head coach of the Baltimore Ravens?
IQ3: Did you recite your poems on Laugh-In?

1: I am not Jim Harbaugh.
2: I am not John Harbaugh.
3: Take a DQ.
Henry Gibson

DQ: Alive?
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IQ3: While filming a certain Hitchcock movie, did prop men fling dozens of live gulls, ravens and crows at you for five days?
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1) Were you the voice of Hoggle in Labyrinth?
2) Did you play dual roles in Zorro the Gay Blade?
3) Were you the father of the Melancholy Dane?
1: Take a DQ.
2: I am not George Hamilton
3: I am not Hamlet. (If I’m wrong about this, take a DQ. But I vaguely remember that the play’s protagonist was named for his father.)

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Thanks, SMV!

Previous IQs:

Did you teach Eliza Doolittle? - Yes, Henry Higgins
Were you known, among other things, as "the Sledge of Nashville"? - Maj. Gen. George Henry Thomas of Civil War fame
Were you the first U.S. Secretary of War? - Yes, Henry Knox

Henry x3!

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American?

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Have you played a mermaid, an interior designer and "your basic pleasure model"?
Were you McKinley's kingmaker?
Did your ex-CIA dad train you to kill the woman who killed your mom?
I. I am not Darryl Hannah.
2. I am not Mark Hanna.
3. Take a DQ. But I suspect the answer is “Hannah”. Is that the new Amazon series that keeps coming up as an ad on YouTube?

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IQ1: Are you the main character of a Bronte novel who loved Catherine?
IQ2: Are you a troublemaker who constantly tries to score at the Elite Fish Market?
IQ3: Are you the (arguably) most renowned medical doctor graduate of Hillman college?
1: I am not Heathcliff.
2: Take a DQ. (Another Heathcliff?)
3: I am not Cliff Huxtable.

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IQ1: Have you played Agent Carter in MCU TV?
IQ2: Are you the lead singer of Blondie?
IQ3: While filming a certain Hitchcock movie, did prop men fling dozens of live gulls, ravens and crows at you for five days?
1: Take a DQ. (I can’t think of her name, but is it the actress who played Robin on How I Met Your Mother?)
2: I am not Deborah Harry.
3: I am not Tippi Hendren.

H.

1. Real.
2. Surname starts with an “H”.
3. Male.
4. Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
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Swept me! Hanna[h] x3.

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Were you FDR's cadaverous longtime aide?
Did you play Dr. Ford on Westworld?
Were you "the unspeakable" in Lovecraft's tales?
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1) Were you the voice of Hoggle in Labyrinth?
2) Did you play dual roles in Zorro the Gay Blade?
3) Were you the father of the Melancholy Dane?
1: Take a DQ.
2: I am not George Hamilton
3: I am not Hamlet. (If I’m wrong about this, take a DQ. But I vaguely remember that the play’s protagonist was named for his father.)
Correct on 2 and 3.
#1 was Brian Henson.

DQ: Born before 1700?
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2) Did you create The 53 Stations of the Tokaido series of ukiyo-e?
3) Were you Rickie Nelson's mom?
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IQ2: Are you the lead singer of Blondie?
IQ3: While filming a certain Hitchcock movie, did prop men fling dozens of live gulls, ravens and crows at you for five days?

1: Take a DQ. (I can’t think of her name, but is it the actress who played Robin on How I Met Your Mother?)
2: I am not Deborah Harry.
3: I am not Tippi Hendren.
Hayley Atwell, correct x 2

DQ: European?
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IQ1: Did you write about the adventures of Allan Quartermain?
IQ2: Were you, H.P. Lovecraft and Clark Ashton Smith pen pals?
IQ3: Did you write The Forever War?
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IQ3: Are you the (arguably) most renowned medical doctor graduate of Hillman college?
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1: I am not Heathcliff.
2: Take a DQ. (Another Heathcliff?)
3: I am not Cliff Huxtable.
Correct on 1 and 3 ([Heath]cliff Huxtable), and accidentally correct on 2. That was Heathcliff the cat from the comic strip.

1 DQ reserved.
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Were you FDR's cadaverous longtime aide?
Did you play Dr. Ford on Westworld?
Were you "the unspeakable" in Lovecraft's tales?
1: I am not Harry Hopkins.
2: I am not Anthony Hopkins
3: Take a DQ. I’m guessing it’s another Hopkins, but I don’t know the answer.

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1) Did you just win the Kentucky Derby?
2) Did you create The 53 Stations of the Tokaido series of ukiyo-e?
3) Were you Rickie Nelson's mom?
I: I am not Country House (but I sure wish I’d put $20.00 on him).
2: Take a DQ.
3: I am not Harriet Nelson.

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IQ1: Did you write about the adventures of Allan Quartermain?
IQ2: Were you, H.P. Lovecraft and Clark Ashton Smith pen pals?
IQ3: Did you write The Forever War?
1: I am not H. Rider Haggard.
2: Take a DQ.
3: Take a DQ.

divemaster, you may take a DQ on Heathcliff the cat. I remembered him later, but at the time I didn’t know the answer to your IQ.

H.

1: Real
2: Surname starts with “H”.
3: Male.
4: Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
7: Born after 1700.
8: British.
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IQ1: Did you write about the adventures of Allan Quartermain?
IQ2: Were you, H.P. Lovecraft and Clark Ashton Smith pen pals?
IQ3: Did you write The Forever War?

1: I am not H. Rider Haggard.
2: Take a DQ.
3: Take a DQ.
correct, Robert E. Howard, Joe Haldeman

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Correct on 1 and 3. #2 was Hiroshige.

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3: Male.
4: Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
7: Born after 1700.
8: British.
9: Not known as an author of fiction
10: Born before 1800
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Were you FDR's cadaverous longtime aide? - Yes, Harry Hopkins
Did you play Dr. Ford on Westworld? = Yes, Sir Anthony Hopkins
Were you "the unspeakable" in Lovecraft's tales? - Hastur

DQ:

Died before 1861?

IQs:

Did your best friend marry Miss Mary Morstan?
Were you Admiral Lord Nelson's mistress?
Were you known for your scabrous illustrations of Georgian British society?
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1) Did you direct the movie Family Plot?
2) Did you write Far From The Madding Crowd?
3) Did you attempt to assassinate Ronald Reagan?
1: Take a DQ.
2: I am not Thomas Hardy.
3: I am not John Hinckley, Jr.


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Were you FDR's cadaverous longtime aide? - Yes, Harry Hopkins
Did you play Dr. Ford on Westworld? = Yes, Sir Anthony Hopkins
Were you "the unspeakable" in Lovecraft's tales? - Hastur

DQ:

Died before 1861?

IQs:

Did your best friend marry Miss Mary Morstan?
Were you Admiral Lord Nelson's mistress?
Were you known for your scabrous illustrations of Georgian British society?
1: I am not Sherlock Holmes.
2: I am not Emma Hamilton.
3: I am not William Hogarth.

H.

1: Real
2: Surname starts with “H”.
3: Male.
4: Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
7: Born after 1700.
8: British.
9: Not known as an author of fiction.
10: Born before 1800
11: Not in politics or royalty
12: Died before 1861.
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1) Did you direct the movie Family Plot?
2) Did you write Far From The Madding Crowd?
3) Did you attempt to assassinate Ronald Reagan?
1: Take a DQ.
2: I am not Thomas Hardy.
3: I am not John Hinckley, Jr.
#1 was Alfred Hitchcock. Correct on the others.

1 DQ reserved.
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1) Are you an 18th Century British scientist best remembered for discovering a comet that was named after you?
2) Did you discover Uranus?
3) Were you the first to sign the Declaration of Independence?
1: I am not Edmund Halley. (Who also invented, or refined, a diving bell, and funded the publication of Newton's Principia Mathematica. Amazing man.)
2: I am not William Herschel.
3: I am not John Hancock.

1: Real
2: Surname starts with “H”.
3: Male.
4: Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
7: Born after 1700.
8: British.
9: Not known as an author of fiction.
10: Born before 1800
11: Not in politics or royalty
12: Died before 1861.
13: Not known for the creative arts.
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Swept me.

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2) Are you a falcon-headed Egyptian god?
3) Is your face on the world's most valuable baseball card?
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2) Are you a falcon-headed Egyptian god?
3) Is your face on the world's most valuable baseball card?
1: I am not Hecate.
2: I am not Horus.
3: I am not Honus Wagner.


H.

1. Real.
2. Surname starts with “H”.
3. Male.
4. Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
7. Born after 1700.
8. British.
9. Not known as an author of fiction.
10. Born before 1800.
11. Not in politics or royalty.
12. Died before 1861.
13. Not known for the creative arts.
14. Not known for science.
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Swept me, too.

IQs:

Did you get your first name from a Cleveland department store?
Did you make a robot duplicate of your hated wife Stella?
Are you the Duke of Sussex?
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Old 05-07-2019, 10:52 AM
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Swept again.

1) Did you have a hit with Tiny Bubbles?
2) Are you a detective in a series by Michael Connelly?
3) Are you the author of Complete Book of Marvels?
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Old 05-07-2019, 12:05 PM
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Swept me, too.

IQs:

Did you get your first name from a Cleveland department store?
Did you make a robot duplicate of your hated wife Stella?
Are you the Duke of Sussex?
1: Take a DQ. I suspect you’re referring to Higbees, but I don’t know any character of that name.
2: Take a DQ.
3: I am not Prince Harry.

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Swept again.

1) Did you have a hit with Tiny Bubbles?
2) Are you a detective in a series by Michael Connelly?
3) Are you the author of Complete Book of Marvels?
Returned the favor! Take three DQs.

H.

1. Real.
2. Surname starts with “H”.
3. Male.
4. Born before 1900.
5. Not American.
6. Dead.
7. Born after 1700.
8. British.
9. Not known as an author of fiction.
10. Born before 1800.
11. Not in politics or royalty.
12. Died before 1861.
13. Not known for the creative arts.
14. Not known for science.

Last edited by Slow Moving Vehicle; 05-07-2019 at 12:05 PM.
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Old 05-07-2019, 12:14 PM
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Oh, good!

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1) Did you have a hit with Tiny Bubbles?
2) Are you a detective in a series by Michael Connelly?
3) Are you the author of Complete Book of Marvels?
Returned the favor! Take three DQs.
#1 was Don Ho.
#2 is Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch.
#3 is Richard Halliburton.

DQ: Known for business?

2 DQs reserved.
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Old 05-07-2019, 01:16 PM
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IQ1: Are you a British admiral whose statue has a nauseated lion by his chair to reflect that despite his affinity for sea warfare, he was prone to seasickness?
IQ2: Did you discover Uranus?
IQ3: Did you win the Heisman Trophy in 1982 as a running back for UGA?
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Previous IQs:

Did you get your first name from a Cleveland department store? - Halle Berry
Did you make a robot duplicate of your hated wife Stella? - Harry Mudd, on the original Star Trek
Are you the Duke of Sussex? - Yes, Prince Harry

DQs:

Noble either by birth or ennobling?

One DQ reserved.

IQs:

Were you the best-known doctor from Cabot Cove, Me.?
Did you share living quarters with him?
Were you Shakespeare's wife?
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IQ1: Are you a British admiral whose statue has a nauseated lion by his chair to reflect that despite his affinity for sea warfare, he was prone to seasickness?
IQ2: Did you discover Uranus?
IQ3: Did you win the Heisman Trophy in 1982 as a running back for UGA?
1: I am not Horatio, Lord Nelson.
2: I am still not William Herschel.
3: I am not Herschel Walker.


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Originally Posted by Elendil's Heir View Post
Previous IQs:

Did you get your first name from a Cleveland department store? - Halle Berry
Did you make a robot duplicate of your hated wife Stella? - Harry Mudd, on the original Star Trek
Are you the Duke of Sussex? - Yes, Prince Harry

DQs:

Noble either by birth or ennobling?

One DQ reserved.

IQs:

Were you the best-known doctor from Cabot Cove, Me.?
Did you share living quarters with him?
Were you Shakespeare's wife?
1: I am not Benjamin Franklin “Hawkeye” Pierce. (Did you mean Crabapple Cove? Cabot Cove, I think, is from Murder, She Wrote.)
2: I am not B.J. Hunnicut.
3: I am not Anne Hathaway.


H.

1: Real.
2: Surname starts with “H”.
3: Male.
4: Born before 1900.
5: Not American.
6: Dead.
7: Born after 1700.
8: British.
9: Not known as an author of fiction.
10: Born before 1800.
11: Not in politics or royalty.
12: Died before 1861.
13: Not known for creative arts.
14: Not known for science.
15: Not known for business.
16: Not a nobleman.
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