Thursday, November 29, 2012

"Millionaire" 11/29

Will Jill leave w/ $17,750?

9. What would Babe Ruth's name have been if changed to reflect his jersey number in the same manner as football's Chad Ochocinco?

A: Babe Tres
B: Babe Doscinco
C: Babe Nueve
D: Babe Cuatroseis


YEAH (A: Babe Tres, which her husband David knew while in the audience)

Kevin Ireland's a seminary student from Ewing, NJ. One of his church choir girls, Tina, is in attendance & is his wife.

Pre-Randomized Categories: Join Now, Historic Parks, Trial-Basis, Safety First, Fancy Food, Unexplained Instincts, Classic Characters, Off the Diet, Copy Cat & Movie Mountain
Final Randomized Menu: Historic Parks, Safety First, Movie Mountain, Fancy Food, Trial-Basis, Off the Diet, Classic Characters (DM), Copy Cat, Unexplained Instincts & Join Now

1. Which U.S. tourist attraction's located in Pilgrim Memorial State Park?

A: The Alamo
B: Mount Rushmore

C: Plymouth Rock
D: Graceland

FA: Plymouth Rock-
$7K


2. A pin check's a common safety precaution administered prior to doing what dangerous activity?

A: Skydiving
B: Drag racing
C: Crocodile hunting
D: Bullfighting

ASK THE AUDIENCE

A: 87%
B: 5%
C: 3%

D: 5%

FA: Skydiving- $2K ($9K)

3. If Diablo Cody shot one of her movies at Mt. Diablo, what state would she be filming in?

A: NH
B: WV
C: CA
D: WY

FIRST JUMP USED (A: CA)- $10K

4. Though known by many names, a "Walking Taco" is a dish created by adding a serving of what to an open bag of Fritos?

A: Chili
B: SPAM
C: Broccoli
D: Ziti


FA: Chili- $5K ($14K)

5. In 1856, a group of U.S. Army soldiers replaced their horses w/ animals better suited to travel in arid conditions in an experiment called what?

A: Elephant Corps
B: Zebra Corps
C: Camel Corps
D: Gazelle Corps


FA: Camel Corps- $100 ($14,100)

6. Which of the following contains an equivalent of 31K calories?

A: A cord of white oak
B: A gallon of gas
C: A ton of coal
D: An atomic bomb


SECOND JUMP USED (A: A ton of coal)- $25K

7. Amidst rumors that "90210" stars Luke Perry & Jennie Garth were dating, a '12 headline asked if what characters were "Together At Last"?

A: Kelly & Dylan
B: Donna & David
C: Brenda & Steve
D: Andrea & Brandon

FA: Kelly & Dylan (after almost walking away)- $6K ($20,100)

8. Which of the following authors honed his writing skills by retyping The Great Gatsby & A Farewell to Arms?

A: John Steinbeck
B: Hunter S. Thompson
C: Ray Bradbury

D: James Joyce

STOP W/ $10,050 (A: Thompson, which he eliminated quickly)

Now entering the studio is Paula Ruzzo-Funaro from Brooklyn (who's considered an accessories queen).

Tree: Love Chain, Kids Clothes, Proper Names, Animal Services, Cartoon Kids (DM), And I Quote..., American Words, Tech Gadget, Ride, Sally, Ride & Art on Display

1. Giving diners a chance to say "I do" over a Grand Slam breakfast, what restaurant chain's opening a Las Vegas location w/ a wedding chapel?

A: IHOP
B: Denny's
C: Waffle House
D: Cracker Barrel

FA: Denny's- $3K

2. What fashion retailer has branched out into children's wear w/ stores appropriately called "P.S."?

A: Abercrombie & Fitch
B: Aeropostale

C: Hollister
D: Hot Topic


AtA

A: 17%
B: 65%

C: 11%
D: 7%

FA: Aerpostale (which came to her just as the audience was being polled)- $10K ($13K)

3. Often incorrectly referred to as "rice wine", what alcoholic beverage's more accurately a "rice beer" given its fermentation process?

A: Absinthe
B: Cacbaca
C: Ouzo
D: Sake

FA: Sake-
$5K ($18K)


Q of the Day: In 1901, what U.S. state became the first to require automobiles to have license plates?

A: NY
B: IL
C: MS

D: MI

A: NY

To Come Back: Describing the job it does, the Swahili name for a tick bird's "askari wa kifaru", which means what?

A: The rhino's guard
B: The giraffe's guard
C: The lion's guard

D: The zebra's guard

FA: The rhino's guard- $25K ($43K)

EPISODE RATING: 7 

1 comment:

sunnygrace57 said...

You would think the question writers would know how to spell ziti.