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“Ca$h Cab” 2/25/11

G1: Archie & Jamie (Hanover Square/Pearl St.)(BtG: 48)

R2:
#1: In 2007 Moira Cameron became the first female beefeater after being hired to guard what iconic British landmark?
Buckingham Palace (A: Tower of London)
#2: The subject of a popular viral video, what weather phenomenon occurs when sunlight reflects off of a raindrop twice?
Double rainbow
#3: Accepted by Rutherford B. Hayes, what breed of cat came to the U.S. as a gift from the consulate in Bangkok?
Siamese
RLC: Name the five NFL teams that are named after birds.
Ravens, Eagles, Falcons, Seahawks & NOTHING ELSE
#4: On the cover of his 1941 debut issue, what patriotic MARVEL superhero saved the day by punching out Adolf Hitler?
Captain America

R3:
#1: What amino acid’s sold at health food stores as a natural sleeping aid (& can be found in turkeys that you cook, especially at Thanksgiving)?
SSO
Tryptophan
FQ: Six yrs. after the death of Franco, what iconic antiwar mural by Picasso was sent home to Spain in 1981?
MSO: Nate
FA: Guernica ($900)

G2: Michel & Dina (51st & Broadway)(BtG: 49)
LOST IN FIVE

DR: Jim & Hank (45th & 3rd)(BtG: 35)

R1:
#1: What Plains, GA native was the only U.S. President to win a Nobel Peace Prize after he left office?
Carter
#2: Before it was reversed in 1744, what temperature scale set 0° as the boiling point of water & 100° as its freezing point?
Kelvin
#3: What KS capital renamed itself “Google” for one month in 2010?
Topeka
#4: In Cajun cuisine, the saying “Suck the head, pinch the tail” refers to the correct way to eat what crustacean?
Crawfish

R2:
#1: Also called a derby, what specific type of headwear was commonly worn in the American Wild West instead of a cowboy hat?
Bowler hat
#2: Used to form a standard pyramid, what type of triangle has exactly two sides of the same length?
Isosceles
#3: Less formal than Filipino, Taglish is a casual blend of English & what native Philippines language?
Tagalog
RLC: In addition to the “TOY STORY” movies, PIXAR released eight full-length features as of ’10. Name five of ’em.
SHUTOUT
#4: Under extreme conditions, peanut butter can be turned into diamonds due to the presence of what element?
Carbon

R3:
#1: Acc. to her mom, Bristol Palin’s name was inspired by the CT headquarters of what cable TV network?
FOX (A: ESPn)
FQ: Serving in every war since 1776, what alliterative fleet of American ships engages in commerce during times of peace?
FA: Merchant Marine ($1.5K)

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