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Daily Question # 257 June 28, 2009

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Find  the  Monthly  Set – 7  here .

Who  as  who ?

( In  simple  terms , identify  him  and  his  alias )

Joseph  Pistone  as  ‘Donnie  Brasco’ .

Cracked  by  Rithwik , Sandipan  Chakravarty , Anil  Raghavan , Gautam  Jayasurya , Johny  Walker , Suraj S , Siddharth  Jain , Abhiram , Vishnu  and  Arun  Hiregange .

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Daily Question # 256 June 28, 2009

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Easy  one  for  the  weekend .

Connect .

A

A

B

B

C

C

D

D

E

E

The  Catalan  region ( A ) , Monkey’s  Bum ( B ) 😉 , Napoleon ( C ) , Berlin ( D )  and  Inverted  Hungary ( E ) 😉  – All  names  of  Chess  openings .

Rithwik  was  the  only  one  attempting  this . He  IDed  almost  everything . Full  point  given  for the  effort !

Daily Question # 255 June 26, 2009

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Find  the  monthly  set – 7  here .

Connect  the  4  locations .

A

A

B

B

C

C

D

D

The  Forests  of  Amazon ( A ) , War  zones  in  Croatia ( B ) , Tanzania ( C )  and  a  corn  field  in  Warwick , New  York ( D )  were  the  4  locations  where  Michael  Jackson’s  ‘Earth  Song’  was  shot .

R.I.P  MJ .. We’ll  miss  you 😦

Goes  uncracked !

Daily Question # 254 June 25, 2009

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Find  the  Monthly  Set – 7  here .

Question  from  Hrishikesh  Varma .

Very simply, what is being depicted in the picture below?

254

Penny  Lane’ by  The  Beatles .

Cracked  by  Johny  Walker , Abhi , Nishanth  Raman  and  Anil  Raghavan . Good  job !

Daily Question # 253 June 24, 2009

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Find  the  Monthly  Set – 7  here .

Where ?

253a

253b

Gibraltar . The  airport  also  holds  the  record  of  being  the  closest  airport  to  the  city  that  it  serves .

Cracked  by  Rithwik , Anil  Raghavan , Abhi , Nishanth  Raman , The  Editor , Anon , Vishnu , Subin  and  Johny  Walker .

Daily Question # 252 June 23, 2009

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Today’s  question  comes  from  Hrishikesh  Varma .

Whose  face  is  blanked  out ? What  is  the  story  behind  the  picture ?

Q1

Marlon Brando. The guy wearing the football helmet is Ron Galella, arguably the most famous paparazzo of all time. Once, in a fit of anger, Brando broke Galella’s jaw for spying on him. Thereafter, Galella followed Brando only wearing a helmet .

Cracked  by  Rithwik , Anil  Raghavan , Arun  Hiregange  and  Suraj . Fantastic  work !

Daily Question # 251 June 23, 2009

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What  ‘distinction’  connects ?

A

A

B

B

Manfred  von  Richtofen / The  Red  Baron ( A )  and  Erich  Hartmann / The  Black  Devil ( B ) – pilots  who  scored maximum  kills  in  WW I  and  II  respectively .

Cracked  by  Rithwik , Nishanth  Raman , Kamal  Rathi , Anil  Raghavan , Incognito  and  Shijil .

The Monthly Set – 7 June 21, 2009

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Find  the  edition  for  the  month  of  June  HERE .

Happy  quizzing !

Daily Question # 250 June 21, 2009

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Google  Earth  image  of  ?

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Hagia  Sofia .

Cracked  by  Sumo , Rithwik , Siddharth  Jain , Anil  Raghavan , Kamal  Rathi , Chithananda and  JK .

Daily Question # 249 June 20, 2009

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All  claimants  of  a  disputed  record . Which  one ?

Also  identify  all .

249-a

A

B

B

C

C

Quoting  Abhi ,

“A: The great stalacpipe organ in the Luray caverns
B: Wanamaker, world’s largest pipe organ in the Philadelphia Macy’s department store.
C: Atlantic City’s Boardwalk hall Pipe Organ

All said to be the largest musical instruments ( also the largest organs ) in the world”

Cracked  by  Nishanth  Raman , Rithwik , Abhi , Chithananda , Incognito , Yadhu , Anil  Raghavan and  Deepu .