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who, what, where, when? WHO while serving as US president introduced the New Deal to counter the depression of 1929? WHAT branch of philosophy studies valid reasoning and argument? WHERE in the US is the fishing port of Monterey? WHEN did Spanish coastguards reputedly carry out the maiming which led to the War of Jenkins' Ear? remember when... The following events all occurred in a year in living memory. Can you guess the year? 1. Beatlemania gripped the United States 2. Audrey Hepburn starred in My Fair Lady 3. Cole Porter died 4. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton married for the first time impossipuzzles "A new teacher, eh?" said Mary. "Is he younger?" Cathy grinned. "Come on, Mummy. He told us we can work out his age ourselves. If you take 6 from it, and then add 6 to its first digit, you get twice his age."

So how old was he? wordwise The word may sound familiar, but what does it mean? ELEUTHERIAN A. Eastern secret society B. One who lives on an island C. Freedom-giving who am I? A singer, I was born in Hexham in 1979. I was kicked out of The Libertines because of my drug addiction. I was named joint Cool Icon of 2004 with Carl Barat by NME.

10 questions 1. In the Geordie dialect, what is a bullet? 2. According to the proverb, the 'squeaky wheel' does what? 3. What does the T stand for in the acronym NATO? 4. Mike Mills, Peter Buck and Bill Berry were all members of which band? 5. A white ghost on a yellow rectangle is the logo of which app-based service? 6. Formerly known as Saigon, the capital of Vietnam is today called what? 7. In music, a note that lasts half as long as a quarter-note is called a what? 8. Kathryn Bigelow won an Oscar for directing which 2008 film? 9. Holiday luggage labelled PMI is bound for which island? 10. Which writer of children's novels was born in Belfast, had a career as an English literature academic and lived in Durham for a while in the 1940s? answers WHO WHAT WHERE WHEN: F D Roosevelt; Logic; California; 1731 REMEMBER WHEN: 1964 IMPOSSIPUZZLES: Teacher aged 54 years. WORDWISE: C WHO AM I: Pete Doherty 10 QUESTIONS: 1 A (boiled) sweet, 2 Gets the grease, 3 Treaty (North American Treaty Organisation), 4 R.E.M., 5 Snapchat, 6 Ho Chi Minh City, 7 Quaver (or eighth note), 8 The Hurt Locker, 9 Majorca (Palma de Mallorca), 10 CS Lewis

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Publication:The Journal (Newcastle, England)
Date:Sep 20, 2018
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