Complete the List, Episode 41
Isn't That Supposed To Be Gary, Indiana?

Thursday, February 8, 2018


Contestants: Courtney Smith, Gary Middleton, Bruce Saunders
Categories
May the List Be with YouElementary Vocabulary
The World CourtAntebellum
No, X-Files and Will & Grace Don't CountOh, the Books You Can Write!
More than HalfFrom A to B

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


ROUND 1
Courtney - May the List Be with You.

Name any character with ninety or more English lines from the first seven Star Wars films combined. The most recent movie in the series (The Last Jedi) does not count.
CourtneyGaryBruceNot given
Luke SkywalkerPrincess Leia (Organa)Han SoloFinn; Rey; Emperor Palpatine; Qui-Gon Jinn; Poe Dameron; Jar Jar Binks; Kylo Ren; Mace Windu
Darth Vader
[Anakin Skywalker]
C-3POYoda
Obi-Wan KenobiLando CalrissianChewbacca
Padmé AmidalaCount DookuCount Dooku
ROUND 1864


ROUND 2
Gary - From A to B.
Listener-submitted by Michael Simon.

The "A" and the "B" are the only letters in this group's name. Gold, the 1992 greatest hits album by Swedish pop group ABBA, is one of the top selling albums of all time. Name one of the tracks on this album.
GaryBruceCourtneyNot given
Mamma Mia!Dancing QueenSOSChiquitita; Fernando; I Have a Dream; Knowing Me, Knowing You; Lay All Your Love on Me; One of Us; Thank You for the Music; The Name of the Game; Voulez-Vous
Take a Chance on MeWaterlooThe Winner Takes It All
Money, Money, MoneyI Do, I Do, I Do (, I Do, I Do)Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
Does Your Mother KnowSuper TrouperSuper Trouper
ROUND 28167
TOTAL142015


ROUND 3
Bruce - Antebellum.

Name a U.S. state that entered the Union between the start of the 19th century and the secession of South Carolina.
BruceCourtneyGaryNot given
MaineIllinoisLouisianaMississippi; Alabama; Michigan; Texas; Iowa; Minnesota; Oregon
MissouriKansasOhio
FloridaIndianaCalifornia
TennesseeArkansasWisconsin
ROUND 3668
TOTAL262122


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

IN WHAT YEAR…Correct yearCourtneyGaryBruce
was the movie Gandhi first released?1982198519351983
did the first episode of The Honeymooners first air?1955195519511954
did George Harrison of The Beatles die?2001200320052001
did Rob Manfred become Commissioner of Baseball?2015193519252015
was Slaughter-house Five, by Kurt Vonnegut, first published?1969196519651962
did the dissolution of the Soviet Union occur?1991199119911992
were the Pentagon Papers first published by The New York Times?1971197319751971
did the famous Dunkirk evacuation take place?1940194419421943
HALFTIME
TOTAL25½25½32½


ROUND 4
Courtney - No, X-Files and Will & Grace Don't Count.

Not counting The X-Files and Will & Grace, fourteen different currently airing American scripted primetime television series have lasted for 150 episodes or greater. Name them.
CourtneyGaryBruceNot given
Modern FamilyThe Big Bang TheoryBlue BloodsLaw & Order: SVU; Grey's Anatomy; Criminal Minds; Supernatural; NCIS: Los Angeles; The Middle; Hawaii Five-O
Family GuyThe SimpsonsNCIS
American DadChicago MedElementary
South ParkSouth ParkSouth Park
ROUND 4644
TOTAL31½29½36½


ROUND 5
Gary - Elementary Vocabulary.

Name an element of the periodic table whose chemical symbol is also a word found in the 2015 edition of Collins Scrabble Words.
GaryBruceCourtneyNot given
iodine (I)sodium (Na)iron (Fe)lithium (Li); neon (Ne); silicon (Si); titanium (Ti); arsenic (As); molybdenum (Mo); indium (In); tellurium (Te); barium (Ba); lanthanum (La); holmium (Ho); erbium (Er); tantalum (Ta); osmium (Os); bismuth (Bi); polonium (Po); astatine (At); americium (Am); einsteinium (Es); nobelium (No)
beryllium (Be)helium (He)gold (Au)
bromine (Br)argon (Ar)rayon
aluminum (Al)sulfur (S)silver (Ag)
ROUND 5464
TOTAL33½42½35½


ROUND 6
Bruce - The World Court.
Listener-submitted by Michael Simon.

In March 2017, FOX Sports ranked the top 20 NBA players of all time who were born outside of the fifty United States and Washington, DC. Give the name of one of those players.
BruceCourtneyGaryNot given
Steve NashYao (Ming)Hakeem OlajuwonTim Duncan; Patrick Ewing; Dominique Wilkins; Pau Gasol; Kyrie Irving; Detlef Schrempf; Vlade Divac; Luol Deng; Rik Smits; Andrew Bogut; Peja Stojakovic; Al Horford
Manu GinobiliManu Ginobili(Drazen) Petrovic
Dirk NowitzkiTony ParkerDikembe Mutombo
(pass)ThompsonToni Kukoc
ROUND 661012
TOTAL48½45½45½


GRAND FINALE
Category: From the U.S. Census Bureau
Suggested by Lisa Wolfisch.
It's the only state more populous than Canada. What is the population of California, as per the July 1, 2017 estimate as given by the U.S. Census Bureau?
Answer and boundsCourtneyGaryBruce
43,490,318
39,536,653
35,582,988
52,000,00061,500,00039,000,000
WAGER1513½
FINAL SCORE30½4062
Winner: Bruce Saunders

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