Botticelli - July 2024

  1. Take a DQ.
  2. I am not Elizabeth II.
  3. I am not e. e. cummings.

Take 3 more DQs.

IQs:

  1. Are you a Spanish-language pop star like your father Julio?
  2. Did you record “Electric Avenue”?
  3. Were you AKA “The Hammer of the Scots”?
  1. I am not Enrique Iglesias.
  2. I am not Eddy Grant.
  3. Take a DQ.

For more on Her Late Majesty’s telecom habits: How does the Queen answer the phone? - The Straight Dope

Previous IQs:

Did you reportedly say, “I do not seek windows into men’s souls”? - Queen Elizabeth I, trying to tamp down religious strife during her reign
Have you played, among other roles, a network exec’s girlfriend, a newspaper publisher’s secretary and an amateur porn actress? - Elizabeth Banks, on 30 Rock, Spider-Man and Zack and Miri Make a Porno
Are you credited in some circles with the extra horizontal brake light on American cars? - Elizabeth Dole, Secretary of Transportation at the time

Elizabeth x3!

Six DQs reserved.

Correct, Eero Saarinen, Eliel Saarinen.

DQ:

  1. Caucasian?
  2. Known for the performing Arts?

2 DQs reserved

DQs:

American?
Born before 1950?
Considered a beauty?
Has earned a top award in her field?

Two DQs reserved.

IQs:

Did you wield Stormbringer?
Did the murder victim in Michael Chabon’s The Yiddish Policemen’s Union go by this name?
Have you played an Australian cavalry lieutenant, a tough guy who helps the helpless, and a villager with a knack for electronic surveillance?

1 (Kevin Clash role) was Elmo.

DQ: last name begins A-M?

DQs:

  1. Real
  2. Female
  3. Living
  4. First name begins with E
  5. Known for the Arts
  6. Not known for literature
  7. Born before 1980
  8. Caucasian
  9. Known for the performing Arts
  10. American
  11. Born after 1950
  12. Considered a beauty
  13. Nominated for a top award, but didn’t win
  14. Last name begins with A - M
  1. I am not Elric.
    Take 2 DQs.

IQs:
1. Are you mayor of New York City?
2. Did you play Bella Baxter?
3. Did you meet H.P. Lovecraft, in a recently concluded comic series from Dynamite? (Since it’s Dynamite, your next series has you meeting Bettie Page.)

Take 3 DQs.

DQ: Born before 1965?

IQs:

  1. Were you the mayor of Bartertown?
  2. Did you lead the Green Mountain Boys?
  3. Did you record political commercials opposing your former co-star’s run for Congress?

1 was Eric Adams; 2 was Emma Stone (in Poor Things); 3 was Elvira, Mistress of the Dark.

DQ: known for acting?

2 DQs reserved.

DQs:

  1. Real
  2. Female
  3. Living
  4. First name begins with E
  5. Known for the Arts
  6. Not known for literature
  7. Born before 1980
  8. Caucasian
  9. Known for the performing Arts
  10. American
  11. Born after 1950
  12. Considered a beauty
  13. Nominated for a top award, but didn’t win
  14. Last name begins with A - M
  15. Known for acting
  16. Born before 1965
  1. I am not Ethan Allen.
    Take 2 DQs.

#1 was Auntie Entity, as played by Tina Turn in Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome.
#3 was Buddy Ebsen, who really didn’t like the liberal political stance of Nancy Kulp (MIss Hathaway).

DQ: Best known for movies?

1 DQ reserved.

DQs:

  1. Real
  2. Female
  3. Living
  4. First name begins with E
  5. Known for the Arts
  6. Not known for literature
  7. Born before 1980
  8. Caucasian
  9. Known for the performing Arts
  10. American
  11. Born after 1950
  12. Considered a beauty
  13. Nominated for a top award, but didn’t win
  14. Last name begins with A - M
  15. Known for acting
  16. Born before 1965
  17. Best known for movies

DQ:

  1. Best known for genre work?
  2. First name begins with Ea - El?
    3

DQs:

  1. Real
  2. Female
  3. Living
  4. First name begins with E
  5. Known for the Arts
  6. Not known for literature
  7. Born before 1980
  8. Caucasian
  9. Known for the performing Arts
  10. American
  11. Born after 1950
  12. Considered a beauty
  13. Nominated for a top award, but didn’t win
  14. Last name begins with A - M
  15. Known for acting
  16. Born before 1965
  17. Best known for movies
  18. Has done genre work, but is not best known for it
  19. First name begins with Ea - El

DQ: first name is Elizabeth or Ellen?

1 DQ reserved.