1-Classic movie starring Bill Murray; celebrated in February.
2-Foreign to California kids, school is closed due to extreme weather conditions.
3-Originally an 18th century hymn celebrating His washing our sin away, then stylized in a Gospel arrangement that became a popular hit in 50s.
4-Starred Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Randy Quaid.
5-An epic book became film, telling the story of the D-Day landing at Normandy.
6-Just one look at you and I know it’s gonna be—thanks, Bill Withers.
7-Mine is February 15. Just sayin’.
8-Blue sky, sunshine, ice cream, day dream—made for a stroll in the lane. You go, Spanky and Our Gang.
9-Stage or period of greatest success or popularity.
10-Co-star to Rock Hudson, Cary Grant, James Garner (et al), big band singer, animal welfare activist.
Email Peg@ambaa.com your answers for this week’s game!
Answers to last weeks D-D-D-Did You Know Trivia:
All had the same problem!
1-Wife of a famous astronaut and former senator, she passed away this week at the age of 100. Annie Glenn (Mrs. John Glenn)
2-Raised by royalty, he married an alien and had issues with his “holy” older brother—a dancing sister as well! Moses
3-Wouldn’t know it based on that mellifluous Darth Vader voice. James Earl Jones
4-Political leader (future president?) who currently sticks to his basement. Joe Biden
5-Linus Rawlings, Elwood P. Dowd, George Bailey, Jefferson Smith—he was them all. (Bonus if you know the movies featuring those characters!) Jimmy Stewart
6-Past president of radio/hospital ministry in South America. (Bonus if you remember when the stuttering ended.) Ron Cline (yes, some remembered—stuttering disappeared with his first unexpected call up to fill the pulpit—such a great story!)
7-Member of the Country Music Hall of Fame—“I Believe in You”! Mel Tillis
8-Mrs. John Krasinski. Emily Blunt
9-His fascinating story (never thought he’d put that crown on his head) became a superb movie featuring Colin Firth. King George VI
10-UCLA hero, he went on to play for three teams—and one of his sons ended up coaching the Lakers for a while! Bill Walton