Tuesday, August 12, 2008

"The Weakest Link"



I watched “The Weakest Link” today ( a quiz programme not noted for having the most intellectual contestants) and there were a few excellent answers:



Q: What “V….” is a name often applied to Mary, the mother of Jesus?

A: Virginia?


Q: What invertebrate, whose name in Latin suggests that it has a hundred feet, actually has a variable number of legs?

A: A giraffe?


Q: What language was spoken by the Ancient Romans?

A: Greek?



10 comments:

Tanya Brown said...

Oh, dear.

Scottish Nanna said...

WE watch the british one.They get some good answers.
Hugs Mary.

Anne said...

I think our little grandsons could answer better than that!

meggie said...

Is there no end to stupidity??

Molly said...

You'd hurt your head if you tried to make this stuff up.....

Thimbleanna said...

I love your howlers Isabelle! Thanks for my bedtime laugh!!!

Fairlie said...

Oh no. Please tell me it's not true.

Linds said...

It is enough to make you leave the room. That is what I end up doing!

kissa said...

It is amazing that people watch this as it is enough to make the viewer scream and despair all at once!

WifeMomChocoholic said...

It completely boggles the mind.