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“Ca$h Cab” 7/12/11

G1: Paul, Storm & Grant (The Hudson Hotel)(BtG: 34)

R2:
#1: What edible seeds are favored by vegans for their Omega-3 acids & fiber?
Cress (A: Chia)
#2: What fragment-filled ammo was a staple of trench warfare in WWI?
Shrapnel
#3: Acc. to mathematician Jon McLoone, the most difficult word to guess in Hangman is the four-letter name of what musical genre?
JAZZ
#4: The K.C. of the Middle East, what Persian Gulf capital shares a war-torn history w/ its sister city Sarajevo?
Kosovo (A: Kuwait City)

R3:
#1: Commissioned by William the Conqueror, what ominous-sounding document was essentially a census of 11th C. England?
FA: Magna Carta (A: Doomsday Book)

G2: Ben, Melody & two Erics (62nd & 9th)(BtG: 41)

R2:
#1: What’s the only country in Continental Europe that lies in the same time zone as England?
Portugal
#2: What fierce, sickle-clawed predators were actually NOT much larger than domesticated turkeys?
Velociraptors
RLC: In ’10 the NBA released a list of 10 teams w/ the most popular merchandise- name seven of those 10 teams.
Cavaliers, Knicks, Lakers, Bulls, Celtics, Spurs & Magic (Others: Nuggets, Heat & Suns)
#3: Abbrev. UV, what statistic’s commonly examined to gauge the actual audience of a particular website?
Unique visitors
#4: In the 1824 election, what second-generation politician became President despite LOSING the popular & electoral votes?
Adams

R3:
#1: What politician & lawyer locked horns w/ Clarence Darrow in the Scopes Monkey Trial?
William Jennings Bryan
#2: Usually used for non-evergreen trees, what term also refers to antlers that animals shed once a yr.?
Perennials (A: Deciduous)
#3: Named after an 18th C. British Royal, what Alaskan body of water was the site of the ’89 Exxon Valdez DISASTER?
MSO: David Weason (one Eric’s brother)
Edward (A: Prince William Sound)
FQ: John Hancock put his famed signature on BOTH the Declaration of Independence & what predecessor to The Constitution?
FA: Articles of Confederation ($1250)

G3: Lynina, Yevgenya & Nyla (Columbus Circle)(BtG: 39)
STRIKE ONE THREE Q’s IN

R2:
#1: Featuring foliage in its logo, what American political party lists ecological wisdom & sustainability among its 10 key values?
Green
#2: Dubbed an up-tempo precursor to reggae, what music genre was revived in the ’90s w/ the success of No Doubt & The Mighty Mighty Bosstones?
SKA
#3: Cupidtino is a dating site that targets fans of what co.?
MSO: Dawid
Apple
#4: People who speak w/ a non-rhotic accent typically FAIL to pronounce what letter?
R

Sole $200 Q: What edgy clothing line is named for the godfather of modern tattoo?
Ed Hardy

VB: This snake was undergoing an extreme form of exfoliation in which it shed an entire layer of old skin. From a Latin word meaning “to change”, what’s the term for this rejuvenating process?
FA: Exodermis (A: Molting)

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