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Old 08-16-2015, 07:19 AM
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Three of a kind


Pick three works that you think fit together as a set. They might be three works in the same medium, for example:
True Lies
Mr & Mrs Smith
Knight and Day
(Three movies featuring Spies, couples, tango music, and deception)

Of they coukd be three items from different media:
Tetris
Legoland
Minecraft

And so on. Only three, and maybe say why you think they go together
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Old 08-16-2015, 08:22 AM
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The Mask of Zorro
The Phantom
The Shadow

All period movies of masked pulp heroes.
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Old 08-16-2015, 08:43 AM
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Apple pie
Vanilla ice cream
Caramel sauce

Each of the three pairs well with any other of the three.
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Old 08-16-2015, 04:27 PM
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Name three towns in Mississippi that rhyme:
Lula
Tchula
Tula

Then, name blues musicians associated with each town!

I know the multitude of answers to the latter triple posit, but it would make for too long a post.

Nobody but blues fanatics (such as I) would care, anyway
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Three streets in Chicago that rhyme with "vagina"

SPOILER:
Paulina, Melvina, Lunt
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This will fit better over in Thead Games. Off we go!
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Old 08-16-2015, 08:22 PM
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Empress Matilda
Mary Queen of Scots
Edward, the Black Prince

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Heirs to the English throne who never managed to rule - but their sons did
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Old 08-17-2015, 06:18 AM
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Three streets in Chicago that rhyme with "vagina"

SPOILER:
Paulina, Melvina, Lunt
HILARIOUS! I am familiar with all these streets, 'cuz I am an ex-pat Chicagoan.
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Old 08-17-2015, 07:35 AM
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Handle with Care, by Jodi Picoult
The Warrior's Apprentice, by Lois McMaster Bujold
Several episodes of Diff'rent Strokes, all featuring Melanie Watson, beginning with "Kathy".

All featured a character with extremely brittle bones.
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Old 08-17-2015, 11:11 AM
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Three streets in Chicago that rhyme with "vagina"

SPOILER:
Paulina, Melvina, Lunt
And my first thought was to go to this one as well.

Earl Campbell
Walter Payton
Joe Perry

NFL running backs who all had jersey number 34 retired by their teams.
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Old 08-18-2015, 07:36 AM
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The Liberation of Clementine Tipton, by Jane Flory
The Golden Compass, by Philip Pullman
A Drowned Maiden's Hair, by Laura Amy Schlitz

All are novels that begin with a female character eavesdropping.
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Old 08-19-2015, 08:09 AM
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Jane Wyman
Patty Duke
Marlee Matlin

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Actresses who have won Academy Awards for playing deaf characters:

Jane Wyman, Best Actress for Johnny Belinda (1948)
Patty Duke, Best Supporting Actress for The Miracle Worker (1962)
Marlee Matlin, Best Actress for Children of a Lesser God (1986)
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The Lion King
West Side Story
Ten Things I Hate About You



(Movies loosely based on Shakespeare plays.)
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Hair
Grease
Hairspray

(Three Broadway musicals, debuted in that order)
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It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Superman
Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark

All are Broadway musicals based on comics.
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Dracula
Lestat
Dance of the Vampire

Broadway's vampire musicals (and they all bloody sucked the big one)

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The Green Mile
Forrest Gump
A League of Their Own


Movies in which Tom Hanks' urination (or inability to do so) is a plot point.
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Apollo 13
This is Spinal Tap

Movies directed by former actors.
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Obi-Wan Kenobi
R2D2
C3PO

Wan, 2, 3
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Van Halen
Spice Girls
Eagles

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Runaways

Girl bands with members going on to solo careers.
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:16 AM
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Jesus Christ Superstar
Evita
The Phantom of the Opera

Only three movies to date based on Lloyd Webber Musicals
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William Faulkner
Maya Angelou
Ray Bradbury

Famous authors who never attended college
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:42 AM
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Peter Falk
Sammy Davis Jr.
Thom Yorke

3 working eyes between them
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Old 09-23-2019, 10:47 AM
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Pete Best
Ringo Starr
Paul McCartney

Surviving Beatles
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Old 09-23-2019, 12:50 PM
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Heather Mills
Nancy Shevell

Paul McCartney's wives
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Tami
Hi, Opal!

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Old 10-23-2019, 09:40 AM
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May-Britt Moser
Tu Youyou

Women who have won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
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Mary Jane Clark
Carol Higgins Clark

Three mystery writers, mother, ex-daughter-in-law, and daughter.
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Jerry Garcia
Tony Iommi
James Doohan

All had missing fingers
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Old 10-25-2019, 12:23 PM
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All Souls Eve
Halloween
Hogmanay

Days kids go door-to-door begging for treats. (A-Soulin' in the case of #1.)
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Monkees
Byrds

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St. Valentines Day
St. Patricks Day
Halloween

Holidays that don't typically involve getting time off from work
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George Washington
James Madison
Abraham Lincoln

Three Presidents who personally exercised field command over troops while in office.
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Martin Van Burren
Zachary Taylor
Rutherford B. Hayes

Presidents who had a hook in place of their left hand, although
they kept this a secret.
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Grape
Eggplant
Banana

Berries
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Dr. John Britton
Dr. George Tiller

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Cedar Creek

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