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“Ca$h Cab” 9/27/12

G1: Marge, Dave, Jared & Sandy (Zabar’s)(BtG: 36)
STRIKE ONE RIGHT AWAY

R2:
#1: What poetic convention’s a common & customary component of many “Ca$h Cab” questions?
Alliteration
#2: In meteorology, what’s the exact term for the exact moment when the eye of a hurricane crosses over from the ocean to the shore?
SSO
Landfall
RLC: In ’08 Entertainment WEEKLY sang the praises of the greatest movie musicals of all-time- name four of the films that made the top five.
“West Side Story”, “Cabaret”X (Not given: “The Wizard of Oz”, “Singin’ in the Rain” & “Mary Poppins”)

G2: Cody & Seth (17th & 7th)(BtG: 32)
$250 BLOWN

G3: Bavika, Marvin & Ranjan (125th & St. Nicholas)(BtG: 38)

R2:
#1: What spicy Indian curry’s based on a Portuguese dish called (Carne de) Vinha D’Alhos?
Mint chutney (A: Vindaloo)
#2: What TROUBLED North African nation SPLIT into two countries in Jul. 2011?
Sudan
#3: What Beatles anthem was written in an attempt to outrock The Who?
“Helter Skelter”
#4: Named for its distinctive shape, what medieval weapon shoots arrow-like projectiles known as bolts or quarrels?
Crossbow

R3:
#1: Italian for “small, neutral one”, what swift subatomic particle has been clocked traveling faster than the speed of light?
Neutrino
FQ: Detecting rotation of the phone along ALL three axes, what electronic feature made its debut on the Apple iPhone4 in ’10?
Gyroscope

VB: In Apr. 1861 this SC fort was the site of the 1st battle of the U.S. Civil War. Protecting the entrance to Charleston Harbor, what’s the name of this important landmark in American history?
FA: Sumter ($1800)

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