Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Jan '18 04:48
    Originally posted by @handyandy
    None makes the cut.

    The two remaining islands have been in more than a few movies and TV films.
    Somewhere like Iwo Jima?
  2. SubscriberKewpie
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    27 Jan '18 06:281 edit
    Alcatraz
    La Palma
  3. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    27 Jan '18 17:09
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    Somewhere like Iwo Jima?
    No other vowel but A.
  4. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    27 Jan '18 17:12
    Originally posted by @kewpie
    Alcatraz
    La Palma
    Yes to Alcatraz, no to La Palma.

    One to go.

    The last is by far the most famous.
  5. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Jan '18 18:00
    Originally posted by @handyandy
    No other vowel but A.
    I meant famous for the same reason as Iwo Jima ...
  6. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    27 Jan '18 19:52
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    I meant famous for the same reason as Iwo Jima ...
    More famous for many reasons.
  7. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Jan '18 20:50
    Originally posted by @handyandy
    More famous for many reasons.
    Tarawa Atoll ?
  8. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    27 Jan '18 21:05
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    Tarawa Atoll ?
    No.
  9. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Jan '18 21:35
    Originally posted by @handyandy
    No.
    Bugger ... I thought I'd nailed it!
  10. SubscriberKewpie
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    27 Jan '18 21:45
    If only Casablanca was an island.
  11. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    27 Jan '18 22:35
    Originally posted by @kewpie
    If only Casablanca was an island.
    It's a clue. A member of the cast of Casablanca (the movie) was born on the island in question.
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    27 Jan '18 23:14
    Originally posted by @handyandy
    It's a clue. A member of the cast of Casablanca (the movie) was born on the island in question.
    I could kick myself.

    Manhattan.
  13. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    28 Jan '18 00:07
    Originally posted by @kewpie
    I could kick myself.

    Manhattan.
    Never heard of it.
  14. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    28 Jan '18 00:17
    Originally posted by @kewpie
    I could kick myself.

    Manhattan.
    Bingo! Sometimes the most obvious is the hardest to find.
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    28 Jan '18 16:47
    Well played.
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