$30K: Which of these Mexican dishes got its name from a Spanish word meaning “little sash” or “little belt”?
FA: Tamales (A: Fajitas)
Tamara Stephens (Dawson Springs, KY)
$500: After a teammate shoots a free throw even if he misses it’s traditional for NBA players to do what?
A: Write ’em a nice note
B: Bake ’em a cake
C: Share a favorite Oprah movie
D: Give ’em a high-five
$1K: Peter the Great, Mahatma Gandhi & Theodore Roosevelt were some of Henry Kissinger’s choices for his list in Forbes of the seven what?
A: Tallest people in history
B: Most powerful people in history
C: Happiest people in history
D: Most kissable people in history
Most powerful people in history– $
$2K: Acc. to Vegetarian-Nation.com pescatarians are “vegetarians” who still eat fish. What are “vegetarians” who still eat poultry called?
$3K: Because back in ’95 he was the first customer to order a book from their website, what Seattle-based co. named a building in John Wainwright’s honor?
$5K: Though there ISN’T a single W in it, which series of Spanish words translates to the proverbial “Five W’s” of journalism?
A: Yo, Tu, Usted, Nosotros & Ellos
B: Me, Te, Lo, Se & Nos
C: Quien, Que, Cuandro, Donde & Por Que
D: Soy, Eres, Es, Somos & Son
Quien, Que, Cuandro, Donde & Por Que– $
$7K: Fitting for the man who played Al Bundy on “Married…with Children” Ed O’Neill’s star on the HOLLYWOOD Walk of Fame’s located where?
A: In front of a library
B: In front of a post office
C: In front of a high school
D: In front of a shoe store
In front of a shoe store– $
$10K: Falling into line w/ much of the rest of the world, in 2015 Japan passed a law lowering the legal age to do what from 20 to 18?
A: Join the military
C: Drive an automobile
D: Drink alcohol
$20K: Thanks to a French explorer who inspired the names of BOTH, in Maine you can drive your what to what?
A: Pontiac to Pontiac Lake
B: Peugeot to the Peugeot River
C: Cadillac to Cadillac Mountain
D: Maserati to the Maserati Forest
Peugeot to the Peugeot River– L (A: Cadillac to Cadillac Mountain)
Mark Pagliarulo (Salem, MA)
$500: Popular w/ the elderly, Freedent gum was advertised w/ what tagline?
A: “Won’t stick to most dental work”
B: “Won’t rust your tongue stud”
C: “Skateboard on over and buy some today”
D: “Bieber chews it!”
“Won’t stick to most dental work”– $
$1K: The U.S. Postal Service’s famous unofficial motto claims that its “couriers” will NOT be stopped by “snow nor rain nor heat nor…” what?
A: “Chafed thighs”
B: “Bureaucratic red tape”
C: “Gloom of night”
D: “Zombie apocalypse”
“Gloom of night”– $
$2K: To better reflect “the world girls see around them”, in ’15 Mattel announced a design change that will finally enable Barbie to wear what?
C: Top hats
50:50– FLATS & TOP HATS
QotD: Though he DIDN’T write the famous “I’m not a crook” line, what TV personality was a speechwriter for President Nixon?
A: Larry King
B: Dennis Miller
C: Ben Stein
D: Jerry Springer
$3K: Because historically it was payday, when the buildings held the most money, the FBI says banks are still most likely to be ROBBED on what day of the wk.?
$5K: Accused of acting like a “sultan”, what country’s leader recently built a 1K-rm. presidential palace in a protected forest in Ankara?
D: The Philippines