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    SuperWoman Stella180's Avatar
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    Bumper Christmas Quiz

    ho ho ho, I
    . bet you thought I'd forgotten you all. I couldn't tell the festive period pass without giving your brain a workout, so you have until 8 pm 31st December to send me your answers via private message. The usual rules apply, NO GOOGLING!!!and most importantly have fun. The winner will earn the forum bragging rights for the final time of 2016. ENJOY PEEPS AND A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL.

    p.s watch out for my christmas cracker jokes

    1. What's the name of the period leading up to Christmas?
    2. What is lucky to find in your Christmas Pudding?
    3. How does Good King Wenceslas like his pizzas?
    4. How many of Rudolph's eight companions names start with 'D'?
    5. What color was the Christmas that Elvis The King Presley had?
    6. Born on Christmas Day 1984, who became England's most capped Test cricket player in 2016?
    7. In the Bing Crosby song what line follows "I'm dreaming of a white christmas"?
    8. In which direction should you stir mincemeat for good luck; clockwise or anti-clockwise?
    9. What is the color of the berries of the mistletoe plant?
    10. What do Santa's little helpers learn at school?
    11. What was the name of the elf played by Dudley Moore in "Santa Claus - The Movie"?
    12. Which country can be credited with the creation of the Christmas beverage, eggnog?
    13. Which country gifts the Christmas tree that is placed at the Trafalgar Square in London, according to Christmas tradition?
    14. Who was the star of the Christmas movie Jingle All the Way?
    15. Stollen is the traditional fruit cake of which country?
    16. What was the name of the animated Christmas movie featuring Tom Hanks?
    17. What is the name of the skin that hangs from a turkeys neck?
    18. Where does Santa go when he's sick?
    19. In 1953, which Christmas song was a hit for Eartha Kitt?
    20. What is the name of Ebenezer Scrooges partner in A Christmas Carol?
    21. On the tenth day of Christmas, what does my true love give to me?
    22. Which was the first country to issue a Christmas postage stamp?
    23. Who is the patron saint remembered on the 26th of December?
    24. Traditionally taking place on Boxing Day, on which racecourse is the King George VI Chase run?
    25. What is the name of the song was recorded by Vaughn Monroe in 1945 that opens with the line Oh the weather outside is frightful"?
    26. Which country has a tradition of a witch dropping gifts for children through the chimney at Christmas?
    27.What name is given to small sausages wrapped in bacon, a staple at a British Christmas dinner?
    28. What do you get if you cross Santa with a duck?
    29. How many ghosts are there in A Christmas Carol?
    30. Which American President banned Christmas trees in the White House?
    31. Visions of which sweet foodstuff danced in childrens heads as they slept, according to Clement Clarke Moores poem Twas the Night before Christmas?
    32. Which Jamaican sprinter was born on Boxing Day 1989?
    33. Which of Santas reindeer is named after another animal?
    34. What are the gifts that the Three Wise Men gave baby Jesus?
    35. In what decade was the first Christmas Card sent in the UK?
    36. As the clock chimes midnight to ring in the New Year, a Spanish tradition involves eating twelve of what one for each chime?
    37. Which type of tree was the partridge sitting in, according to a well-known Christmas song?
    38. Which sporting event takes place in Hyde Park each Christmas Day over a course of 100 yards?
    39. Why did the turkey join the band?
    40.How many days do we have between Christmas and the Epiphany?
    41. Which angel visited Mary?
    42. How many presents were given in total in the 12 Days of Christmas?
    43.What do you get if you eat Christmas decorations?
    44. What was Shakin' Stevens' only UK Christmas number one in 1985?
    45. Which Christmas food item is also Cockney rhyming slang for Eyes?
    46. What was special about the Chelsea team that took the field against Southampton on 26th December 1999?
    47. What is the name of The Simpsons pet dog?
    48. What is a Bche de Nol, commonly eaten in France at Christmas?
    49. What group kept X Factor winner Joe McEldrey off the top spot at Christmas 2009?
    50. In "Eastenders" who did Sharon Watts marry on Boxing Day 1991?
    The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
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    Fab! Perfect timing for my family Christmas lunch!
    I believe if you wear enough pretty lipstick, sparkly jewellery and great shoes, no one will notice the size of your ass

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    Cool quiz will check it out later.
    70 and counting, less of the "Old" call me "Mike"

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    Nearly finished! There's a few that are annoying me though!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaquaia View Post
    Nearly finished! There's a few that are annoying me though!
    Whoa slow down Jaq us oldies brains don't work as fast as you young ones.
    70 and counting, less of the "Old" call me "Mike"

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    Im stuck at number 11 been racking my brain but i forget his name. He was in 3rd rock from the sun. DON'T TELL ME! I WANT TO FIND OUT.

    A popsicle stick makes a great bookmark. But eat the popsicle first. Don't make the same mistake I did.

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    huh??? I think you need to read the question again. Have you been into the christmas spirits already, hic
    Last edited by Stella180; 20-12-16 at 06:44 PM.
    The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
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    A nice brain tease to keep us all going during the holidays. I'll give it a go later.

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    I am such a dope. Its the name of the elf that Dudley moore played. Now i got it. LOL/
    Quote Originally Posted by Stella180 View Post
    huh??? I think you need to read the question again. Have you been into the christmas spirits already, hic

    A popsicle stick makes a great bookmark. But eat the popsicle first. Don't make the same mistake I did.

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    Librarian and chief holder of antiquities and biscuits Jaquaia's Avatar
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    Just give everyone a clue purple!
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