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    reveal's Daily Trivia 10.31.18

    1) What geographic feature, commonly found in cool northern climates, consists of wet, spongy ground and accumulates plant matter known as peat? Answered

    A bog. They are formed over thousands of years.


    2) What is the name of the fictional hotel where The Shining takes place?
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    Workman Publishing Company
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    1. Tundra?

    2. Can't remember and my wife is going to laugh at me for that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by reveal View Post
    1) What geographic feature, commonly found in cool northern climates, consists of wet, spongy ground and accumulates plant matter known as peat?

    2) What is the name of the fictional hotel where The Shining takes place?
    1. Bog
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ovinomancer View Post
    1. Bog
    Doh, it's moors. Brainfart.
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    I think you were right the first time. Peat is an important source of fuel.
    "When the subway jerks, it's the fixed stars that throw you down."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ovinomancer View Post
    1. Bog
    Correct!

    1) A bog. They are formed over thousands of years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by reveal View Post
    Correct!

    1) A bog. They are formed over thousands of years.
    And sometimes they're rattlin'.

    Down in the valley, oh.
    "And now? With no drunks? There ain't no bums.
    And with no bums, there ain't no muthafuckas to feed the ducks at the park.
    What's a fuckin' town with no ducks, J-Tro? It's nothin'! IT AIN'T NOTHIN!
    How's a ***** to sort his shit out without no DUCKS?!"

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    2) The Overlook Hotel. It is said to have been inspired by a real place, the Stanley Hotel in Colorado.
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    Quote Originally Posted by reveal View Post
    2) The Overlook Hotel. It is said to have been inspired by a real place, the Stanley Hotel in Colorado.

    Dangit, I was just about to type this when I saw you had answered your own question.

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