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Cry Wolf
Quiz No. 44
January 15, 2024
1 / 10

"Hungry Like the Wolf" was a 1982 hit for what new wave band?

Duran Duran
Talking Heads
Simple Minds
Bananarama
Today might just be your day.
Somewhere, a Jeopardy contestant is laughing.
Time’s up.
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2 / 10

In October 2009, Colorado parents Richard and Mayumi Heene masterminded a hoax commonly known by what name?

"Machine Man"
"Grizzly Girl"
"Balloon Boy"
"Dr. Dog"
Maybe you've been underestimated... just maybe.
Missed by a country mile.
You’re out of time.
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3 / 10

What 2018 film featured a secret agent disguised as CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer?

Deadpool 2
Incredibles 2
Mission: Impossible – Fallout
The Spy Who Dumped Me
You're full of surprises today.
You know, I had faith in you... misplaced apparently.
Time’s up.
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4 / 10

Ask any top-tier taxonomist: wolves are members of what genus?

Canis
Taxidea
Odobenus
Felis
Bet you feel clever now, huh?
Better brush up on those trivia skills.
Time is a fickle friend.
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5 / 10

The famed 5th-century B.C. bronze sculpture Capitoline Wolf depicts the founding legend of what city?

Athens
Baghdad
Paris
Rome
Making Gary proud.
Maybe stick to bingo nights?
The clock has spoken.
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6 / 10

Which of these Harry Potter characters was secretly a werewolf?

Remus Lupin
Albus Dumbledore
Quirinus Quirrell
Bellatrix Lestrange
You're shining brighter than my bald spot.
You've got spirit, I'll give you that.
Time waits for no one.
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7 / 10

What U.S. state sent out a false alert for a pending missile attack on January 13, 2018?

Alaska
Hawaii
Rhode Island
Florida
Someone's been doing their homework.
Seems like you're playing a different game entirely.
Oh, too slow.
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8 / 10

What actor portrayed the title character in the classic 1941 horror film The Wolf Man?

Lon Chaney Jr.
Bela Lugosi
Fredric March
James Cagney
Gold star.
I guess not everyone can be as smart as me.
Where's a time machine when you need one?
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9 / 10

Which glands located above eyeballs produce tears when a person cries?

Sebaceous glands
Lacrimal glands
Esophageal glands
Weber's glands
Pat yourself on the back.
Out of all the wrong answers, you chose that one?
You’re out of time.
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10 / 10

Farley Mowat's 1963 book Never Cry Wolf chronicled his research of the Arctic wolf in what country?

Russia
Norway
Canada
Mongolia
Can you kick it? Yes you can.
Close... but no cigar.
Time’s up.
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FINAL SCORE
124
0 out of 10
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