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It's his 88th birthday...check out Q22.

Please don't research nor reprint questions.

1..This tune kicks off Yom Kippur.

2..What continent produces 3/4 of the world's platinum?

3..Jeune et jolie

4..Psychologist B. F. Skinner demonstrated to the army his system for guiding missiles
(declined). What animal did he use?

5..Sean & Roger began things. Explain.

6..The only nation that forbids divorce?

7..Jaromir Jagr is 6th in scoring. Team? Name one ahead of him.

8..Pew research reports that the % of never marrieds over 25 is 12, 16, 20, 23, 25, 28?

9..His last name is Lagasse, but known simply as..?

10..Mozart offers a "Short program after dark". (Auf Deutsch, bitte)

11..In 1928 the dirigible ____ _______ makes its 1st trans-Atlantic commercial trek.

12..The Kacapos, the only flightless parrot, resides where?

13..To America, the phrase is "Gentlemen prefer ______ __________".
 

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3. Young and foolish?
6. The Vatican?
9. Emeril
 

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10. Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
 

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3. Young and foolish?
6. The Vatican?
9. Emeril

Well, the Vatican is autonomous, but has complex law relationship with Italia, and I confess ignorance.
We're looking for a big country.
 

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1 Have nagila, mebbe?

2. Africa

4. Homing pigeon?

6. At a guess, Uganda?

7. Eine kleine nachtmusik.
 

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7. maybe Rangers, I really have no idea
9. Emeril
11. Graf Zeppelin
 

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6. Phillipines
7. Penguins - Mario Lemieux
9. Emeril
11, Graf Zeppelin
 

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1..We have no nigilas here; try K. N.

2..Not Africa, nor any part thereof. Keep guessing.

3..Yes, Pinot she's young, but then think of an oft- publicized characteristic of a Jolie you know.

5..And more recently a Pierce and a Daniel.

7..When you're a ? you're a ? all the way.

13..That "America" is the 70's soft rock group.
 

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5. ah, "I see, said the blind man". The name's Bond: James Bond.

Sean Connery and Roger Moore begat Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig, with George Lazenbee and ..geez, I can't think of the name of that better-known British actor that did a version of Casino Royale, I believe.. anyway, with a couple of other "one-shot"( :)) Bonds along the way.
 

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7. Jet, from your first cigarette to your last dying day.
 

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5. ah, "I see, said the blind man". The name's Bond: James Bond.

Sean Connery and Roger Moore begat Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig, with George Lazenbee and ..geez, I can't think of the name of that better-known British actor that did a version of Casino Royale, I believe.. anyway, with a couple of other "one-shot"( :)) Bonds along the way.
It was David Niven in the 50s. Then Timothy Dalton in the past 10 years or so.
 

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1..Kol Nidre...and also at funeral services.

2..South America

3..Jolie=beautiful(like many consider Angelina).

4..No need for the "homing" kind, as they wouldn't be returning, but geordi's right about pigeons.

5..Pinot has a miraculous vision, citing the Bond characters.

6..Welcome, Kelly, it is indeed the Asian country with the biggest Catholic population. Geordi's with you.

7..Knights & geordi seem to know he plays hockey, and it is so that Mario Lemieux has more. I messed up the hint. Jagr plays for the Devils.

8..20% will do nicely. Credit to VAUC.

9..Emiril (I buy his jarred sauce), we have The Knights Choir for that.

10..Rbny & zorro give us Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (a little night music),

11..The Graf Zeppelin works just fine, so write geordi & Knights.

12..Crown & I watch the same tv nature shows--New Zealand.

13..Well, I failed to elicit from you that "blonde"=Sister Goldenhair. Shame on one of us.
 
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