Botticelli - July 2021

Yes, Ric Ocasek
Benjamin Orr
Yes

DQ: Real?

#1 was Ozma of Oz.
#2 was Ojo (also from Oz).
Correct on #3.

DQs:

  1. Male?
  2. Last name starts with O?

Sigh… I knew the Oz answers after posting. That’s what I get for posting right after waking up.

O:

  1. Real
  2. Female.
  3. First name starts with O.

IQ1: Were you referenced along with Uma Thurman in a truly cringey Oscar telecast monologue by David Letterman?
IQ2: Did you win both a Hugo and Nebula award for your novelette Bloodchild?
IQ3: Did the Drevlians come to regret murdering your husband?

IQs:

  1. Were you a singer known as “the Voice of the Civil Rights Movement”?
  2. Were you a 19th Century French symbolist painter?
  3. Did you create the comic strip The Little King?

You got all mine above.
IQs

  1. Are you the “Sparrow from Minsk”?
  2. Did you play a police officer in Hot Fuzz?
  3. Were you Thirteen on House?

Not Oprah, Orson Scott Card? or take a DQ and take a DQ.

Take 3 DQs.

Take 3 DQs.

Olga Korbut, Olivia Coleman, Olivia Wilde

DQs

  1. Alive?
  2. Known for The Arts?
  3. American?

O:

  1. Real
  2. Female.
  3. First name starts with O.
  4. Alive
  5. Gained fame from the Arts but has gotten some fame from the non-Arts after and may be how some recognize her
  6. American

Correct
Octavia Butler
St. Olga of Kiev - nasty piece of work.

DQ: Born after 1960?

Holding one DQ

O:

  1. Real
  2. Female.
  3. First name starts with O.
  4. Alive
  5. Gained fame from the Arts but has gotten some fame from the non-Arts after and may be how some recognize her
  6. American
  7. Born after 1960.

#1 was Odetta.
#2 was Odilon Redon.
#3 was Otto Seglow.

DQs:

  1. Born after 1990?
  2. Unusual first name?

1 DQ reserved.

Previous IQs:

Were you AKA Mithrandir and Tharkun? - Olorin, as he was called in the West, but better known as Gandalf
Were you the nude organist on MPFC? - Onan
Were you a Russian nobleman of some literary repute? - Eugene Onegin

DQs:

White?
Considered a beauty?

IQs:

Were you an abolitionist Civil War general after whom a university was named?
Were you denied more gruel?
Were you perhaps the best-known Marine lieutenant colonel in US history?

Not Oberlin? Not Oliver Twist, Not Oliver “Ollie” North :notes:the mute Marine​:notes:

O:

  1. Real
  2. Female.
  3. First name starts with O.
  4. Alive
  5. Gained fame from the Arts but has gotten some fame from the non-Arts after and may be how some recognize her
  6. American
  7. Born after 1960.
  8. Born before 1990
  9. Unusual first name
  10. Not white
  11. I don’t think so. Individual people may think so but it’s not why she became known.

DQ: Known from television?

IQs:

  1. Did you play Sofia in The Color Purple?
  2. Did you come to Duchess’s aid in The Aristocats?
  3. Did Paul return you to Philemon?

Thanks, kitap. Would you clarify your DQ11 answer to make clear that it’s about beauty, please?

Previous IQs:

Were you an abolitionist Civil War general after whom a university was named? - Oliver O. Howard
Were you denied more gruel? - Yes, Oliver Twist
Were you perhaps the best-known Marine lieutenant colonel in US history? - Yes, Oliver North

Oliver x3!

DQ:

Famous spouse or SO?

IQs:

Did candidate Barack Obama speak at a monument to you in 2008?
Did your girlfriend snarkily advise you that the London Underground was not a political movement?
Did you rotate your head all the way around and wink at the camera?

Not Oprah. Take 2 or 3 DQs.

Take a DQ, not Otto from A Fish Called Wanda, not Otto the autopilot from Airplane!

O:

  1. Real
  2. Female.
  3. First name starts with O.
  4. Alive
  5. Gained fame from the Arts but has gotten some fame from the non-Arts after and may be how some recognize her
  6. American
  7. Born after 1960.
  8. Born before 1990
  9. Unusual first name
  10. Not white
  11. I don’t think she’s known for beauty. Individual people may think she’s beautiful but it’s not why she became known.
  12. Mainly known from television.
  13. Had - for a period of time - a famous fiance.

Correct on Oprah.
#2 was Thomas O’Malley.
#3 was Onesimus.

2 DQs reserved.

IQ1: Did you win a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for The Help?
IQ2: Did you have a Christmas wish for wings that work?
IQ3: Have you played a pirate, an elf, and a rent boy?