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    Quote Originally Posted by griswold View Post
    What was the right answer? I was trying to mentally figure it out.
    in case some are reading this without having done it ...

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    I got 33. And I didn't realize until the end that there were years beside the questions.
    "Jesus said to them, 'Truly I tell you, the tax collectors and the prostitutes are going into the kingdom of God ahead of you.'"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kevin Seitzer View Post
    I got 33. And I didn't realize until the end that there were years beside the questions.
    Oh man, I'd have gotten at least a few more wrong if I didn't realize that. Esp for the later ones, I was stumped on one for awhile until i remembered there were teams back then that don't exist now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by griswold View Post
    What was the right answer? I was trying to mentally figure it out.
    Marlins and Mariners. Took me a while to think of it, too.

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    That dang Walter Johnson one got me. I kept thinking of old timey things he could've thrown across a river - cannonball, musket ball, flag pole - never would have guessed the correct answer.

    Almost lost the kids toy one on spelling, realized right at the end that I might have the wrong spelling.

    I thought it was one of the quizzes where you only got one guess so I took way too long at the beginning. Luckily it didn't come back to bite me, I still had over a minute before I gave up on the Johnson question.

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    Quote Originally Posted by overkill94 View Post
    40/41

    That dang Walter Johnson one got me. I kept thinking of old timey things he could've thrown across a river - cannonball, musket ball, flag pole - never would have guessed the correct answer.

    Almost lost the kids toy one on spelling, realized right at the end that I might have the wrong spelling.

    I thought it was one of the quizzes where you only got one guess so I took way too long at the beginning. Luckily it didn't come back to bite me, I still had over a minute before I gave up on the Johnson question.
    Had the same issue with the kids toy one. Kept inserting an unnecessary "h" in there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ironfist View Post
    Had the same issue with the kids toy one. Kept inserting an unnecessary "h" in there.
    me too
    "Jesus said to them, 'Truly I tell you, the tax collectors and the prostitutes are going into the kingdom of God ahead of you.'"

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    That and the two teens. I shorted one their names a silent letter then kept trying to fix the other one. I flat didn't know the R&R HoF question. I did get the expansion team question but not the four letter one.

    My favorite was the tombstone question. I didn't know that.

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