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by inspectorbucket
Sun Apr 29, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Television
Topic: Continuous Quiz: TV
Replies: 455
Views: 201291

Re: Continuous Quiz: TV

The answer is Lukewarm from Porridge. In the episode about the tin of pineapple chunks, he is referred to as Lewis (hence the dialogue from the kitchen). In a later "mocumentary" about Fletcher's life after prison (called "Life Beyond The Box"), he is referred to a Timothy Underw...
by inspectorbucket
Sat Apr 28, 2012 10:56 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Music
Topic: Contuinuous Quiz - Music
Replies: 718
Views: 211566

Re: Contuinuous Quiz - Music

Ben - re; Virginia Plain, Just Like Heaven and Up the Junction, it is correct that the titles do not appear until the last line. In fact, the titles only appear once in these songs and they are the final words of the songs. Re your odd one out, my first thoughts are that all of the songs were record...
by inspectorbucket
Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Music
Topic: Contuinuous Quiz - Music
Replies: 718
Views: 211566

Re: Contuinuous Quiz - Music

That is not the complete connection that I had in mind but it correct so, please set the next question. There is a more precise connection. Do you want to have a go at it anyway?
by inspectorbucket
Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:48 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Music
Topic: Contuinuous Quiz - Music
Replies: 718
Views: 211566

Re: Contuinuous Quiz - Music

Clue:

The connection specifically relates to the titles of the songs.
by inspectorbucket
Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:42 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Television
Topic: Continuous Quiz: TV
Replies: 455
Views: 201291

Re: Continuous Quiz: TV

Further clue:

"Is this the tin that's missing?"

"That's the one sir"

"Pull yourself together Mr Birchwood"
by inspectorbucket
Wed Apr 25, 2012 9:25 am
Forum: Continuous Quiz - In the News
Topic: Continuous Quiz: News
Replies: 439
Views: 205635

Re: Continuous Quiz: News

I wish that I had taken more notice of this story! I recall that it was about product placement so I guess Coca Cola.
by inspectorbucket
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Music
Topic: Contuinuous Quiz - Music
Replies: 718
Views: 211566

Re: Contuinuous Quiz - Music

Thank you. I read recently that her total weeks at number one now exceed Dire Straits and Bowie with just her two albums.

What is the lyrical connection between "Virginia Plain", "Just Like Heaven" and "Up The Junction"?
by inspectorbucket
Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Some more stunning quiz answers......
Replies: 9
Views: 6547

Re: Some more stunning quiz answers......

I have just seen a repeat of Pointless on the i player and I now know that neither Byron or Hemmingway wrote "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" and Byron did not write "Ode To A Nightingale" or "I Wondered Lonely As A Cloud". I also learned that William Blake did not wri...
by inspectorbucket
Mon Apr 23, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Quiz Discussion
Topic: Some more stunning quiz answers......
Replies: 9
Views: 6547

Re: Some more stunning quiz answers......

My favourite wrong answers may have all come from “Pointless”. I remember when contestants were asked to name a landlocked European country. One contestant said “Poland”. He can be forgiven for that as it is not such a terrible answer but his partner cannot. He answered “Warsaw”. It was then the tur...
by inspectorbucket
Mon Apr 23, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Continuous Quiz - Music
Topic: Contuinuous Quiz - Music
Replies: 718
Views: 211566

Re: Contuinuous Quiz - Music

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