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Old 01-07-2011, 05:42 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Quiz - Sunday 3rd July

This week you have 10 questions based on alcohol and then 10 questions based on tv and film.

Answers in by 9pm Sunday

1. The phrase ‘mind your P’s & Q’s originally meant to watch how much you had to drink, but what did the letters `P` and `Q` stand for?Pints and Quarts

2. What spirit is used to make Daquari?Rum

3. Which country has the largest Malt Whisky distillery in the world?Japan

4. What is the flavour of `Ouzo`?Aniseed

5. From what region does Claret come from?Bordeaux

6. Which evergreen tree’s berries are used to flavour gin?Juniper

7. Scotch Whisky and Drambuie make up which cocktail?Rusty Nail

8. From what fruit is the French cordial syrup of Grenadine made?Pomegranate

9. What is added to tomato juice to make a Bloody Maria?Tequila

10. Which creature features on the logo of Bacardi rum? A Bat

11. Better known as a comedian, who sang the theme tune for the TV series `One Foot In The Grave`?Eric Idle

12. which city`s police department does Columbo work for in the American TV show?Los Angeles

13. In which country was actor Mel Gibson born?America

14. Which TV show is centred around the firm of Wernham Hogg?The Office

15. Which famous actress was only 3 years old when she appeared in the film `The Red-Haired Alibi`?Shirley Temple

16. Who played Mrs Robinson in the film `The Graduate`?Anne Bancroft

17. What is the name of the ficticious suburb where Coronation Street is set?Weatherfield

18. Which actor played Dr. Peter Venkman in `Ghostbusters`?Bill Murray

19. What nationality is comedian Steve Coogan`s character Tony Ferrino?Portuguese

20. What was the name of the `Blues Brother` star who died of a drug overdose in 1982?John Belushi

Happy Quizzing people

Well done all those who took part
1st Place - WriterNick
2nd place - Pusseygalore
joint 3rd - Caledonia and BeatBeat
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Old 01-07-2011, 06:00 PM   #2
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well done. I should be in the lead
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Old 01-07-2011, 06:29 PM   #3
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Sorry I am not doing the quiz, but that Mel Gibson question made me laugh so much!
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Old 03-07-2011, 02:09 PM   #5
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come on people, only 2 entrants so far!

Aliza - i dont get whats funny??? Am i being thick lol

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I don't get it either
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Glad its not just me then lol
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I really liked that quiz! it needs a thumbs up at the top not down!
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lol I dont know how I put the thumbs up in, tried to remove it and couldnt work that out either lol
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