Today we had a group from Cruising for a Cause and also Robin Marquez for Slidell Jazz and Blues, two different events that came out of Leadership Northshore.
First it was Karen Morehouse, Ashleigh Taylor and Tanya Allen in the studio to discuss the upcoming Cruising for a Cause. You can connect with them on FB HERE.
We also interviewed Robin Marquez for Slidell Jazz and Blues. She and her cameraman stopped in for a few minutes to talk about the acts that would be performing, food at the event and more. Connect with them online HERE.
Q: Name the Elton John songs: a. This song is a tribute to Marilyn Monroe. B. A song about a blind Viet Nam veteran. C. A musical tribute to Billie Jean King’s tennis team.
A: CANDLE IN THE WIND b. DANIEL c. PHILIDELPHIA FREEDOM
Winner: Sherrie Mendow from Bush!
7:15 Kids Loot
Q: Name the 3 children’s books: 1. “When someone is crying, of course, the noble thing to do is to comfort them. But if someone is trying to hide their tears, it may also be noble to pretend you do not notice them.”; 2. “You’re mad, bonkers, completely off your head. But I’ll tell you a secret. All the best people are.” 3. “The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it.”
A: 1. A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket; 2. Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll; 3. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
Winner: Abigail Williams from Covington!
Name the children’s book: a, It has been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. My mom says some days are like that.” B, “Meet George Beard and Harold Hutchins. George is the kid on the left with the tie and the flat-top. Harold is the one on the right with the T-shirt and the bad haircut. Remember that now.” C. “UNLESS someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”
A: 1. – Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, Judith Viorst b. –The Adventures of Captain Underpants, Dav Pilkey c. – The Lorax, Dr. Seuss
Winner: Hailey Strawn from Mandeville!
Q: Who are the only people featured on the face of U.S. paper currency, who were never President of the United States?
A: $100 – Benjamin Franklin $10 – Alexander Hamilton
Winner: Todd Druery from Slidell!
Q: Add one letter to the name of the most popular music group of all time, and you get an adjective that no music group would ever want to be. What is it?
A: Beatles: Beatless
Winner: Tony Tulli from Covington!