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Spill the Beans
Quiz No. 31
December 13, 2023
1 / 10

Who went on the run in 2013 after leaking classified information from the National Security Agency?

Julian Assange
Frank Serpico
Dick Cheney
Edward Snowden
Even I'm shocked you got that right.
Fortune favors the bold... just not this time.
Like Cinderella at midnight, your time is up.
2 / 10

What color are the beans known in France as haricot verts?

Gotta admit, didn't see that coming.
I'd ask for a refund on that answer.
Looks like the sand ran out of your hourglass.
3 / 10

"I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti" is a famous revelation from what movie character?

Forrest Gump
Vito Corleone
Buzz Lightyear
Hannibal Lecter
Alright, I’ll bite: how did you know that?
Almost had it! Kind of. Sort of. Not really.
Time’s up.
4 / 10

Whose vault was opened (to famously disappointing results) in a 1986 TV special hosted by Geraldo Rivera?

Jimmy Hoffa
Al Capone
Walt Disney
Winston Churchill
Today might just be your day.
Somewhere, a Jeopardy contestant is laughing.
Time’s up.
5 / 10

What U.S. city earned the nickname "Beantown" due to its popular molasses-style take on baked beans?

New Orleans
I might just let you sit in my chair... for a second.
Is this your version of being avant-garde?
Time’s up.
6 / 10

In 1993, British tabloids published transcripts of a bugged phone conversation revealing Prince Charles' affair with whom?

Camilla Parker Bowles
Sally Jesse Raphael
Theresa May
Helena Bonham Carter
Gold star.
I guess not everyone can be as smart as me.
Where's a time machine when you need one?
7 / 10

Who reprised his character Mr. Bean for a sketch at the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony?

John Cleese
Rowan Atkinson
Sacha Baron Cohen
Simon Pegg
Did you just Google that?
Did your brain take a vacation?
Time waits for no one.
8 / 10

What author was revealed as the real identity of the pen name "Richard Bachman" in 1985?

Thomas Pynchon
Tom Clancy
John Grisham
Stephen King
Hope you're feeling smug.
I'm not laughing at you, I'm laughing with you. Promise.
You’re out of time.
9 / 10

In 2011, radio host Ira Glass announced he'd found John Pemberton's top-secret original formula for what?

Surprising, but good job.
Some answers are just playing hard to get.
Where's a time machine when you need one?
10 / 10

Heinz Baked Beans are sold in the United Kingdom under what name?

Heinz Beanz
Royal Beans
Heinz Bloody Beans
Heinz Broiled Beans
I might just let you sit in my chair... for a second.
Is this your version of being avant-garde?
Time’s up.
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