The ToTW is Christmas Grinches. Bring your A game or go home!

1. “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch” was performed by which improbably named singer in the 1966 cartoon How the Grinch Stole Christmas! ?

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2. Which Ivy League University named their medical school this in 2012?

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3. When Ebenezer Scrooge is shown his past by the first ghost, he sees his sister, his first employer, and his ex-fiancée. What were their names?

4. Which late 80s/early 90s all-female band named themselves after items in George Bailey’s pocket in It’s a Wonderful Life?

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5. Speaking of It’s a Wonderful Life, the actor who played Henry F. Potter in the movie was the Great-uncle of which actor who starred as Con Sawyer in the 1985 ABC Weekend Special, The Adventures of Con Sawyer and Hucklemary Finn?


Last week’s answers:

  1. Mulled cider
  2. a,c,e,f, or if you prefer - j
  3. Tokay
  4. Wine grapes
  5. Tom & Jerry

EC - Reagan

XC - Because she didn’t want to be alone. I’m dead inside.

XXC - T

XXXC - YES

As usual, simon had the highest marks, while mrsgrinch came within an eyelash of a perfect score. John tWB technically had no wrong answers. I forgot to ask if any of the high-scorers wished to host this week. If one of you wishes to do it next week, that would be great.

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“This is my own private domicile, and I will not be harrassed, Grinch!” ~ J. Pinkman, from A Walter White Christmas, 2013.

*Yeah, it’s Friday. I typed this yesterday and promptly succumbed to flu-like symptoms. I hope my questions make sense. I just don’t know. So cold and sleepy...