well Rory has some questions……we’re all waiting to see what his Christmas Challenge is going to be and he throws these out to distract us, I am sure.
But, since I figure you really don’t want to read a recipe for the Best Damn Mac & Cheese EVER I’ll just answer what I can instead…
Feeling Lucky Are?
Before 2005, who was the last English captain to win the Ashes? the what? Who?
In which Year was the FA Cup Final described as the Matthews’ Final” um 1654???
With which sport do you connect William Webb Ellis? absolutely none
Which race did Red Rum win three times? the National? Is there a National? there was in National Velvet……..
What was boxer Muhammad Ali’s former name? Cassius Clay
How many Olympic gold medals did Sir Steve Redgrave win? Is he Vanessa and Michael and Lynn’s dad?
Who captained England in the 1966 World Cup Final? What’s the world cup?
At which weight in boxing was John L Sullivan the world champion? 189# (that’s just a guess.)
In which sport was Rachel Heyhoe-Flint a star? long-handled corn rowing
Which year were the Olympics last held in London? 1864…..again, just a guess.
What is the capital of Australia? Canberra
Which three countries have a land border with European Spain? three? I know France and Portugal….wait..there’s one named after a star trek being…….Andorra!
What is the major chain of mountains in South America called? the Andes
In which continent is Equatorial Guinea? it’s in Africa
What is the former name of Sri Lanka? Ceylon
Wellington is the capital city of which country? pretty sure it is New Zealand
In feet, to the nearest 1000 feet, what is the height of Mount Everest? 14 bazillion. it is really high
Into which ocean does the River Congo flow? south atlantic ocean……….I think
Antarctica is a continent. True or false? it (was) and maybe still is classified as an “island continent’
Of which country is Ulam Bator the capital? well, ya got me. I have no bloody idea and refuse to cheat with the google thing.
Who was the female star of Breakfast at Tiffany’s? Audry Hepburn
Who played the male lead opposite Vivien Leigh in “Gone with the Wind”? Clark Gable
Who received an Oscar as best supporting actor in “From Here to Eternity”? Frank Sinatra
Which film actor did Elizabeth Taylor marry twice? DUH! Richard Burton
Name the two main actors in the “Rainman”. Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise
What kind of animal was Alex in Madagascar? Alex? wasn’t he a Lion?
Who starred opposite Humphery Bogart in “The African Queen”? My fav actress of all time, Katherine Hepburn
Who played the female lead opposite Hugh Grant in “Four Weddings and a Funeral”? Andi McDowell
Who played Henry V on film nearly fifty years after Olivier? Kenneth Branagh
Which American singer played in the 80’s remake of “The Jazz Singer”? what a horrible musical! Neil Diamond