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“Ca$h Cab” 7/7/10

DR: Carol & Mark (Manganaro’s)(BtG: 47)
LOST IN FIVE

G2: Rilese, Stan, Gary & Dana (63rd & Madison)(BtG: 50)

R1:
#1: In 1971 the Supreme Court case Clay vs. United States reversed the draft-dodging conviction of what sports icon?
Muhammad Ali
#2: Protestors known as intactivists wish to nip what surgical procedure for babies in the bud?
Circumcision
#3: In 2008 Alaska’s First Gentleman Todd Palin noted that he preferred what informal title?
MSO: Lauren
First Dude
#4: What MS town was named for a British university in a shrewd plot to become the home of Ole Miss?
Oxford

R2:
#1: What’s the term for the heating process used to stabilize steel, glass & even chocolate?
Tempering
#2: The number Pi’s often represented by 3.14, or the fraction 22 over what?
SSO
7
#3: Sometimes called the Black Napoleon, Toussaint-Louverture was credited w/ liberating what Caribbean nation?
Haiti
#4: The enemy of Snidely Whiplash, what cartoon character was accused of MOCKING Canadian Mounties?
“Dudley Do-Right”

R3:
#1: Providing Swiss avant-garde since 1960, what watchmaker created the ticking timepiece seen on “60 MINUTES”?
Torneau (A: TAG Heuer)
#2: Acc. to British legend, what supernatural sprites were druids punished by god for their pagan ways?
Gnomes (A: Pixies)
#3: In 2000 The White House Briefing Room was renamed in honor of what Reagan Press Secretary?
James Brady
#4: Due to a landmark 1848 convention, what upstate NY town’s known as the birthplace of the women’s rights movement?
Seneca Falls
#5: What five-syllable synonym for “chaos” originated as the capital of Hell in John Milton’s Paradise Lost?
Pandemonium
FQ: Featuring a snail in its logo, what global movement favors local, sustainable cuisine over chains like McDonald’s?
Slow food

VB: This is Neuschwanstein Castle, a 19th C. folly built in honor of Richard Wagner. The stomping ground of King Ludwig II, this storied palace was found in what historic German state?
FA: Bavaria ($2800)

G3: Michael & Dina (North Moore & Varick)(BtG: 33)

R2:
#1: Providing healthcare for Americans 65 & older, Medicare was created as a part of what President’s “Great Society”?
Reagan
#2: A Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, Herb Caen commonly referred to what freewheeling city as “Baghdad by the Bay”?
San Francisco
#3: Author of The First Billion is the Hardest, what oil tycoon launched an ambitious plan in 2008 promoting alternative energy?
MSO: Nile
Ross Perot (A: T. Boone Pickens)
FQ: In a popular online mashup, Nietzsche quotes were randomly paired w/ the circular panels of what Bil Keane comic strip?
FA: Family Circus

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