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    Default Final Lockdown Plague Puzzle Answers!

    1. Which car manufacturer has a badge which is influenced by a spinning propeller?
    BMW

    2. Which vehicle manufacturer’s badge features three overlapping tuning forks, an allusion to its origins?
    Yamaha - started out making musical instruments and does so to this day

    3. What Native American settlement indirectly gives its name to a beer?
    Taken by Wilbur Gunn for his car company: Lagonda.

    4. Which former car company had a tortoise on its bonnet badge?
    Gordon-Keeble

    5. Which car company takes its name in part from the hill where their earliest vehicles were raced?
    Lionel Martin for Oxfordshire's Aston Hill.

    6. What is the Ireland’s state colour?
    Blue

    7. Who created the tagline ‘Naughty. But Nice’ for the fresh cream cakes ads?
    Salman Rushdie

    8. What was the Snickers bar originally called?
    Snickers

    9. The legend "Play up! play up! and play the game!" can be seen on which stadium?
    Lord’s

    10. Which former wrestler took a plastic toad in the ring?
    Catweasel (the TV character who inspired his appearance carried a natterjack toad in his cloak's pocket)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tris39 View Post
    1. Which car manufacturer has a badge which is influenced by a spinning propeller?
    BMW

    2. Which vehicle manufacturer’s badge features three overlapping tuning forks, an allusion to its origins?
    Yamaha - started out making musical instruments and does so to this day

    3. What Native American settlement indirectly gives its name to a beer?
    Taken by Wilbur Gunn for his car company: Lagonda.

    4. Which former car company had a tortoise on its bonnet badge?
    Gordon-Keeble

    5. Which car company takes its name in part from the hill where their earliest vehicles were raced?
    Lionel Martin for Oxfordshire's Aston Hill.

    6. What is the Ireland’s state colour?
    Blue

    7. Who created the tagline ‘Naughty. But Nice’ for the fresh cream cakes ads?
    Salman Rushdie

    8. What was the Snickers bar originally called?
    Snickers

    9. The legend "Play up! play up! and play the game!" can be seen on which stadium?
    Lord’s

    10. Which former wrestler took a plastic toad in the ring?
    Catweasel (the TV character who inspired his appearance carried a natterjack toad in his cloak's pocket)
    As predicted 1,2,6,7,8 and 10.
    "Everybody's got to believe in something. I believe I'll have another beer."
    -W.C.Fields

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    least said the better
    Drink drink, whoever you may be,
    we are the drunk and disorderly,
    and we’ll drink more beer wherever we may be,
    and we’ll meet you all in a pub said he.

    Dr Busker

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