Complete the List, Episode 14
Exit, Pursued By A Bear

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Contestants: Vivek Ravishanker, Christy Karras, Kathy Krebs
Drain the Swamp in Your MindGoing to the Movies
Could You Leap These in a Single Bound?I Go to This Category Periodically
The Pinnacle of Music, RecentlyBilly Shakes
I Was Told There Would Be No BaseballNot from the Sky

Correct, unique: 2 pointsCorrect, repeated: 1 pointIncorrect: 0 pointsPlayer doubled the category

Vivek - Going to the Movies

Name a movie that has won the Oscar for Best Picture whose name beings with "the."
VivekChristyKathyNot given
The ArtistThe StingThe Shawshank Redemption (and that's wrong)The Broadway Melody; The Great Ziegfield; The Lost Weekend; The Bridge on the River Kwai; The Apartment; The French Connection; The Godfather, Part II; The Deer Hunter; The Departed; The Hurt Locker; The King's Speech; The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The GodfatherThe Best Years of Our LivesThe Last Emperor
The English PatientThe Sound of MusicThe Life of Emile Zola
The Silence of the LambsThe UnforgivenThe Greatest Show on Earth
ROUND 1866

Christy - Drain the Swamp in Your Mind
(This category was originally titled "Public Ministers, Consuls, Etc.", unplayed in Episode 11. (per Andy, 2018-05-14)

Name any member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet, excluding Trump himself, as of July 31, 2017.
ChristyKathyVivekNot given
(Ryan) Zinke(Betsy) DeVos(Rex) TillersonMike Pence; Wilbur Ross Jr.; Alexander Acosta; Tom Price; David Shulkin; John Kelly; Elaine Duke (acting DHS Secretary); Robert Lighthizer; Dan Coats; Nikki Haley; Mick Mulvaney; Mike Pompeo
(Jeff) Sessions(Scott) PruittBen Carson
Rick Perry(Steven) Mnuchin(James "Mad Dog") Mattis
Elaine Chao(Sonny) PerdueLinda McMahon
ROUND 28816

Kathy - The Pinnacle of Music, Recently

Name a music act (solo artist, group, or duet) that has won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year since Lauryn Hill did so in 1999.
KathyVivekChristyNot given
Justin BieberArcade FireAdeleSteely Dan; Ray Charles; The Dixie Chicks; Herbie Hancock; Robert Plant & Alison Krauss; Mumford & Sons; Beck
Lady GagaDaft PunkU2
RihannaOutKastTaylor Swift
Norah JonesSantanaColdplay
ROUND 3286

0-1 year away: 1 point2-5 years away: ½ point>5 years away: 0 points

IN WHAT YEAR…Correct yearVivekChristyKathy
was the movie originally known as Star Wars first released?1977197719771978
did Johnny Carson retire as host of The Tonight Show?1992199119981997
was Carly Rae Jepsen's single "Call Me Maybe" first released?2011201220062014
did Jesse Owens win four gold medals at the Summer Olympics?1936193619361952
did Jack Kerouac first publish On the Road?1957195519561963
did Mount St. Helens erupt in Washington state, killing 57?1980198019801985
did Chuck Yeager first break the sound barrier, piloting an X-1 rocket plane?1947194619611973
did the U.S. Supreme Court rule in Miranda v. Arizona, leading to "you have the right to remain silent"?1966196519481955

Vivek - I Was Told There Would Be No Baseball

Tony Romo is 21st on the all-time list with 248 career National Football League touchdown passes. Name any NFL quarterback with more.
VivekChristyKathyNot given
Peyton ManningDan MarinoEli ManningFran Tarkenton; Philip Rivers; Ben Roethlisberger; Warren Moon; Johnny Unitas; Carson Palmer; Vinny Testaverde; Dave Krieg; Sonny Jurgensen; Dan Fouts; Drew Bledsoe
Tom BradySteve Young(Joe) Namath
Drew BreesJoe MontanaCris Collinsworth
John ElwayAaron RodgersBrett Favre
ROUND 4864

Christy - Not from the Sky

Name an animal that is used as a part of the Chinese zodiac.
ChristyKathyVivekNot given
tigerratdragonrabbit; goat
ROUND 5668

Kathy - Billy Shakes

Name a Shakespeare play in the First Folio which is considered to be a comedy.
KathyVivekChristyNot given
A Midsummer Night's DreamLove's Labours LostTwelfth NightTwo Gentlemen of Verona; As You Like It; The Winter's Tale
The Taming of the ShrewThe Merchant of VeniceThe Merry Wives of Windsor
The TempestMuch Ado About NothingAll's Well that Ends Well
The Comedy of ErrorsMeasure for MeasureThe Comedy of Errors
ROUND 616814

Category: The 2016 Election
How many votes did Hillary Clinton receive for President in 2016? (Popular votes, not electoral votes.)
Answer and boundsKathyChristyVivek
FINAL SCORE60½65½67½
Winner: Vivek Ravishanker

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