Page 274 of 275

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Mon Oct 31, 2016 8:22 pm
by Tallscot
Is it the centre parting of the Statue of Liberty?

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:10 am
by wildrover
That's exactly what it is - photo taken in 1930.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Tue Nov 01, 2016 6:42 pm
by Tallscot
I thought at first it was some kind of shell or carapace; it was only when I realised that it was something tall enough to look down on trees that it fell into place.



Image

Name the stargazer?

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Sat Nov 05, 2016 10:00 am
by Tallscot
As a clue: Disney.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Sat Nov 05, 2016 10:40 am
by wildrover
Looks like 1930s/40s - only astronomer I know from that time is Clyde Tombaugh but I've no idea what he looked like.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Sat Nov 05, 2016 2:36 pm
by Tallscot
It is indeed Clyde Tombaugh, who discovered Pluto in 1930.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Thu Nov 10, 2016 12:55 am
by wildrover
The same year that Tombaugh discovered Pluto, this photo was taken. What's going on here?

Image

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Thu Nov 10, 2016 10:13 pm
by Tallscot
Is it something to do with prohibition? Bootlegging barrels of beer?

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Fri Nov 11, 2016 11:02 am
by wildrover
Exactly the opposite - this is the local Plod preparing to incinerate the booze they have seized...

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Fri Nov 11, 2016 6:55 pm
by Tallscot
Image

Name either the actor or the character he plays?

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Mon Nov 21, 2016 7:49 pm
by Tallscot
He's in a hugely popular cult show.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:24 pm
by wildrover
Complete punt because I know he is in Game of Thrones - is it Lily Allen's brother Alfie?

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Wed Nov 23, 2016 8:25 pm
by Tallscot
No - it's not GoT.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Tue Nov 29, 2016 8:06 pm
by Tallscot
Clue: The Golden Shot.

Re: PICTURE QUIZ*

PostPosted:Sun Dec 04, 2016 6:35 pm
by Tallscot
Clue: Usain