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ClueWho is or What isCategory
Blanco is the last name of the main character in 'Metástasis', a Colombia-set version of this showTELEVISION IN THE 2000s
The 4th Amendment: None of these 'shall issue, but upon probable cause'THE BILL OF RIGHTS
To make angry & an aromatic smokeHETERONYMS (Heteronyms are words that have different meanings, are pronounced differently, but are spelled the same.)
I'm this second sign of the zodiac, named for the kind oe creature that terrorized Crete in Hercules' timeWHAT'S YOUR SIGN?
The southeastern Mexican state of Quintaa Roo is on this peninsulaPENINSULAS
You know the drill--WC is this carbideTIME FOR YOUR FORMULA
This woman who passed away in 2015 wrote what is billed as Australia's 'Gone with the Wind'WOMEN AUTHORS
Aristotle: 'Man is by nature a ____ animal'PHILOSOPHIC PHIL IN
On the completion of this in 1937, its chief engineer wrote, 'At last the mighty task is done; Resplendent in the western sun'LANDMARKS
The metropolis of Mildendo in this land in 'Gulliver's Travels' was a square, each side 'being five hundred feet long'LITERARY SETTINGS
This major league team's official colors are Sedona red, Sonoran sand & blackMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
These, now meaning 'Credit for deeds done', may have come from a measure of young Girl Scouts' achievementsIN COLOR
In Sophocles' play about her, revenge is on the mind of this daughter of AgamemnonSOPHOCLES, EURIPIDES & AESCHYLUS
Led by Altan Khan, around 1550 these people invaded China & laid siege to BeijingTHE 16th CENTURY
There once was a king named Richard I, who granted a charter to this Irish port city in 1197THE OLD SOD
In a 3-day period in November 2014, this second-most-populous city in New York got 7 feet of the white stuffLET IT SNOW
Wikipedia & Craigslist are the most popular sites with this domain suffixDOMAIN EXTENSIONS
This U.S. retailer's 133 Canadian stores closed in 2015; its CEO said, 'We missed the mark... by taking on too much too fast'DOING BUSINESS INTERNATIONALLY
A biography of this nobleman goes beyond the boxing rules he devised & his accusations against Oscar WildeBIOGRAPHIES
This church gets its name from the Greek for 'fiftieth'CHRISTIAN DENOMINATIONS
In both 1274 & 1281 thousands of Mongol ships & men were destroyed by typhoons while invading this island countryTHE MONGOLS
In September 2014 president Poroshenko of this country asked for more U.S. help against Russian incursionsA SPEECH TO CONGRESS
Pink complained, 'Tired of being compared to damn' this blonde singer; 'She's so pretty, that just ain't me'NAME-DROPPING SONG LYRICS
Edmond Dantes, Sinbad the Sailor & Lord Wilmore, who are all the same guy NOVEL CHARACTERS
The first movement of the 1888 suite named for her is titled 'The Sea and Sindbad's Ship'CLASSICAL MUSIC
Scottish historian Thomas Carlyle was the subject of his 1872-73 work 'Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 2'ARTISTS & THEIR SUBJECTS
No. 7: This Low Country should be 'evacuated and restored' to full sovereigntyWOODROW WILSON'S FOURTEEN POINTS
1/360th of the earth's circumferenceGEOGRAPHER'S 'D'ICTIONARY
ClueWho is or What isCategory
In 1909 this Oxford student surveyed Crusader castles in the Mideast; a few years later he returned for less peaceful activitiesHISTORIC NAMES
All U.S. lighthouses come under the jurisdiction of this branch of the Armed ServicesLIGHTHOUSES
'He is brought as' this phrase, 'and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his mouth'KING JAMES BIBLE PHRASES
Yeah, maybe our campaign staff shouldn't have advised this man to do a 1988 photo op atop an M1 tankOUR MISTAKE!
Wagner's line 'Oed' und leer das Meer', meaning 'Waste and empty the sea', is quoted in a poem by this American-born manPOETRY
Like 'Beau Geste', also by P.C. Wren, 'Beau Sabreur' is about a man in this fighting unitBESTSELLERS
His Basketball HOF bio says in 1921 he 'hobbled into a Converse Chicago sales office complaining of sore feet'SOLE MEN
At about 100 miles it's not one of Canada's 100 longest rivers, but in the 1890s it became perhaps the most famousNORTH AMERICAN RIVERS
This country smaller than England was a colonial rival with which England fought 4 wars, the last from 1780 to 1784MILITARY HISTORY
The stone that unlocked the language of the pharaohs was discovered in 1799 just outside this villageHISTORIC OBJECTS
In 1890 a critic said this artist 'directs his brush with enormous dabs of impasto of very pure color in sinuous trails'EUROPEAN ARTISTS
A turning point of the Civil War was the Union victory in this 1862-1863 campaign in MississippiVICTORY
Milan's La Scala is this type of place5, 5 (The correct response is two words; five letters in each of them.)
The youngest medalist ever was 10-year-old gymnast Dimitrios Loundras, in his homeland in this yearOLYMPIANS
The debate team at Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire is named for this man who entered the academy in 1796HISTORIC AMERICANS
For 2007 the honor went to this word for one who eats food grown or produced nearbyOXFORD DICTIONARIES WORD OF THE YEAR
Jill JacobsSHE MARRIED A VEEP
A membership fee bump helped this co. move up the food chain in 2013, hitting $100 billion in sales for the first timeA FORTUNE 500 COMPANY
Of this agreement, Thomas Jefferson said he 'stretched the Constitution until it cracked'THE THOMAS JEFFERSON ADMINISTRATION
Interconnected transistors, resistors & capacitors built on a single wafer'I. C.'
Due to developments in 2012, this annual summer contest now lists no winner from the years 1999-2005INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS
A part of this island that's on the Susquehanna hit 4,000 degrees in a hurry in 1979FEWER THAN A THOUSAND ISLANDS
Lafayette was buried in Paris with soil taken from the grounds of this 1775 battle, the bloodiest of the RevolutionTHE MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
A father, a mother & 4 sons are shipwrecked on a desert isle in this Johann David Wyss adventure taleLITERATURE OF THE EARLY 1800s
From 2009 to 2014 4 alums of this Montreal school won Nobel PrizesWORLD UNIVERSITIES
Mayor Dave Bing had the unhappy task of announcing that this city had declared bankruptcyMAYORS
First name of the man for whom Zimbabwe was formerly namedCOUNTRY MEN
The sec regulates this type of 5-letter material that allows shareholders to vote without being presentTHE SECURITIES & EXCHANGE COMMISSION
ClueWho is or What isCategory
In this 1934 novel the solution to the murder is revealed in a dining carAN AGATHA CHRISTIE MYSTERY
Michigan's motto mentions this type of land areaOFFICIAL STATE MOTOES
You take the high road & I'll take the low road to Milarrochy Bay on this Scottish loch'L'AKES
Prominent on its seal is a silver miner & his team moving a carload of ore from a mountainSTATE SEALS
The mission of this Western university founded in 1875 is 'to assist individuals in their quest for perfection and eternal life'COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
'Gladiator' is close, but this film has the earliest historical setting of any Best Picture Oscar winneTHE OSCARS
Calling him a 'character' is a bit of a stretch, but Tom Hanks made him/it a close pal in a 2000 movieNON-TALKATIVE SHOW BIZ FOLK
This H.G. Wells doctor remarks, 'I took a gorilla... and mastering difficulty after difficulty, I made my first man'CRITTERATURE
SEID, systemic exertion intolerance disease, is the new name for CFS, thisA BRIEF ILLNESS
In 1913 this cleaning item was born when its creators named it from a word meaning 'bright' or 'shining'AMERICAN PRODUCTS
No pasaran, 'They shall not pass', was a loyalist slogan during this 20th century warSLOGANS
This small land's airline advertises a 'stopover': 7 nights at no extra travel charge to break up a Boston-Brussels tripNATIONAL AIRLINES
In a song, Weird Al says, 'I know a guy who knows a guy who knows a guy who knows a guy who knows a guy who knows' himCELEBRITIES IN SONG LYRICS
On July 30, 1975 he dined at a restaurant in Bloomfield Township, Michigan then got into a car & disappearedJULY
Alfred Dreyfus was among the thousands who marched through the streets of Paris in his 1902 funeral processionEUROPEAN NOVELISTS
Flourishing between 3000 & 1100 B.C., Cycladic & Minoan were 2 of the cultures named for this sea'A'+ IN HISTORY
In effect the last battle of the Wars of the Roses was on this field on August 22, 1485HISTORY, OLD & NEW
During her 72-day trip around the world, 1889-90, she stopped in Amiens to visit with Verne, who had inspired her tripJULES VERNE
In a set of standard Staunton-style pieces, not bishops but these pieces are topped with crossesNOT CHESS AGAIN!
As a word used in Scrabble, this longest-named one of the 6 noble gases would give you the highest scoreSCRABBLE & CHEMISTRY
Since 1980 co-founder John Mackey has been CEO of this, 'America's healthiest grocery store'CEOs
'Crabtown'STATE CAPITAL NICKNAMES
Act I of this play opens in a small bedroom in the home of Reverend Samuel Parris, Salem, Mass., in the spring of 1692THE BEGINNING OF THE PLAY
Chapter 8 in this book is 'Two More Golden Tickets Found'FICTION
An account of her historic trial noted, 'It was conceded that the defendant was, on the 5th November 1872, a woman'19th CENTURY AMERICANS
This part of the large intestine extends from the cecumALSO A KEYBOARD KEY
On Sept. 21, 1981 this British colony became the last nation on the American mainland to gain independenceINDEPENDENCE DAYS
'I ought to be thy Adam, but I am rather the fallen angel' is spoken to this title character by his creation19th CENTURY BRITISH LITERATURE

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