Updated: Aug 20
Last Call!!! Don’t forget to join Season 100. The first three questions are:
Day 1: Category: Superheroes Spiderman is a superhero created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko in the 1960s. Spiderman is the alias for a teenage boy with superhuman abilities who lives with his aunt May and his uncle Ben. What is the name of the boy behind the mask?
_____ Day 2: Category: Authors This American author and journalist was known for his economical writing style - a style he termed the theory of omission. The writer published seven novels, six short story collections and two non-fiction works. His works include the novels The Sun Also Rises (1926) and For Whom the Bell Tolls (1940) and the short stories ”The Snows of Kilimanjaro” (1936) and ”The Old Man and the Sea” (1952). He was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1954. What is his name? _____ Day 3: Category: Football Players This South American football player turned out for FC Barcelona (1982-84), for S.S.C. Napoli (1984-91) and for Sevilla FC (1992-93). This ”classic number 10” led his national team to win the world championship in 1986 and he would later go on to become the national coach of his home country from 2008-10. What is the name of this small footballer whose dribbling skills were second to none? _____ And do invite your annoying aunt, your brilliant brother, your clever cousin, your discerning dad, your enlightened electrician, your fastidious friend, your gifted girlfriend, your highbrow hairdresser, your judicious janitor, your keen kitchen helper, your learned librarian, your mischievous mother-in-law, your nimble nanny, your omniscient optician, your perceptive paperboy, your quirky quarry worker, your resourceful reporter, your savvy step-sister, your thoughtful tailor, your understanding uncle, your versatile vicar, your wise waitress, your xenodochial x-ray inspector, your yeasty yard inspector and your zealous zoologist. Game on! Most important rules: 1) No googling! 2) The answer will be revealed after 3 days (except for the last two questions).