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Germans celebrate a holiday similar to Thanksgiving, but they do so in early October. What’s the name of it?

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What film sequel had the title: Money Never Sleeps?

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This man admitted in 1959 that he had been given the answers ahead of time on the game show Twenty One. Who was he?

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According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the heaviest pumpkin ever grown was grown by Mathias Willemijns. How much did it weigh in pounds (not in kilograms. Be careful when you look it up)?

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What company based in Los Angeles was known for it’s EXTREMELY baggy jeans in the late 90s?

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October 10th is Thelonious Monk’s 100th birthday. What studio album did he release in 1963 which featured the songs Tea for Two and Don’t Blame Me?

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In 1980, this artist won the Grammy for Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. No-one else has ever won all four in the same year, before or since. Who was he?

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What country has the oldest continually used national flag?

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What actress starred as Alex in the film Saturn 3?

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On September 13th, 1899, this man became the first person to ever die in an auto accident. Who was he?

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The first self service grocery store opened in Memphis on September 6th, 1916. What was it called?

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Who quit directing The Wizard of Oz so he could direct Gone With the Wind?

 

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What 2007 documentary was about two jump rope teams, the Bouncing Bulldogs and the Double Dutch Forces?

 

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This 2008 film was directed by Oliver Blackburn and starred Sian Breckin, and was about British couples whose Spanish vacation goes horribly wrong. What was it?