A Look Back At The Hints

Weekly Trivia Hints 8/19 - 8/25

The Boxer, Green Onions, The Hollies, The Louvre, The Maldives, The Satanic Verses, Secretary of War, and Yellow

(08.19) LYRICS

What Simon and Garfunkel title character described himself in the opening lyrics, “I am just a poor boy, though my story’s seldom told”?

(08.20) MUSIC

Known for their song Long Cool Woman (in a Black Dress), what group did Graham Nash leave in 1968 to form Crosby, Stills, and Nash?

(08.20_1hr) MUSIC

What song by Booker T. and the M.G.’s is the only instrumental recording to appear on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Songs of All-Time list?

(08.21) LITERATURE

What is the evil-sounding name of the controversial novel by Salman Rushdie that was partly inspired by the life of the prophet Muhammad?

(08.22) History

The iconic gold depository Fort Knox is named after Henry Knox, a man who held what now-defunct position in George Washington’s cabinet?

(08.23) COUNTRIES

The subject of the 2011 documentary The Island President, what is the world’s lowest country?

(08.24) GAMES

What color is the middle button on the neck of a Guitar Hero guitar?

(08.25) VIDEOS

Beyoncé and Jay-Z filmed their latest music video, released on June 16th, in what famous museum?

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