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Q: Almost 20% of all Americans have done this, simplicity to complexity. The plane, the plane.
A: Get a tattoo
Q: In most cases there are two of them, but only one is needed if it’s the Denver one. Ruining days since the 1950’s.
A: The Denver boot! (Like the one on the tire for expired tickets!)
Q: You can’t see them, but they can save your life and they help you enjoy it too, 2 to 4,000 of them, what are they?
A: Taste buds!
Q: With over 20 million fans, its finally getting a front row seat.
Q: You’re good if it’s 7.3
A: PH of the body!
Q: For this to wake you up, No heat for 12-24 hours is required.
A: Cold Brew Coffee!
Q: $350,000 for 6 months work, not bad to be #1 in the world for over 70 years. Alfred Hitchcock has nothing on this.
A: Royal Gorge Bridge!
Q:1/4 of people are doing this because of Coronavirus
A: Online streaming for video games!
Q: They are what they do, they do what they are, there may be more, but to win, name four.
A) Doctor, nurse, engineer, pilot
Q: No matter how hard you try, you’ll only get the result you’re after 20% of the time, it certainly is a pressing issue, you can’t simply close the door on it.
A: Close button on elevator!
Q: Many things have closed, and now reopened, this was huge, it was opened and now closed!
A: Hole in the ozone!
Q: Scraps from the guy next door created this industry on accident. it’s extremely noteworthy.
A) Post It Note
Q: In the past 10 years, there has been about a 10% increase in people doing this, cuts the grocery bill in half, might make you more productive, yo never have to ask, “Whats for dinner” what is it?
A:Living by yourself
Q: In 15 years, it has grown to 145 Billion annually, keep it quick, what is it?
A: Tweets on Twitter!
Q: This is the latest trend to go on demand, what is it?
Q: Last year Gen X’ers spent the most doing this, what is it?
A: Money on dating!
Q: Almost 75% of people are choosing this for better health, what is it?
A: Plant based diet!
Q: To perform at your best you need 150-170 of these, turn it up, what are they?
A: Musical Beats per minute!
Q: After several attempts, it finally happened in 1820, it was the key to inspire millions. What is it?
A: Summit of Pikes Peak!
Q: Its gotten easier to do this with you whole family over the past few years, you gotta check in to check it out! what is it?
A: Checking in to a hotel with your pet!
Q: Name the communication method that is only used by one person, its kind of a secret code, not for us commoners!
A: The Queen of Englands handbag or purse!
Q: Delving into this can help you live longer, what is it?
A: The arts!
Q: 3 billion dollars for a half dozen, they won’t last forever, all about that sunshine, what are they?
A: The Mars Rovers!
Q: This modern art form has 2 types, name it and the two types, it just depends on how you see yourself, what is it?
A: Selfies, Mirror and Self!
Q: 70% of people say this option would make them shop at the store more often, what is it?
A: Digital wallet, or pay by phone!
Q: Never still, always moving, it’s not one of the 3 states of matter, what is it?
Q: Rooted in greek mythology, it made its formal appearance in the States in the early 1800’s, Robin Hood made it famous, but a US president used it first, this is where the stars are always shining, what is it?
A: The Red Carpet!
Q: A mistake made in the early 1900’s is still providing convenience today, what is it?
A: Tea bags!
Q: Debuting in the 1950’s, it was inspired by grandma recognizing the sabbath, what is it?
Q: This know-it-all was inspired by those who would boldly go where no one has gone before, who is it?
A: Amazon Alexa!
Q: Thursday is the most common day for doing this, what is it?
A: Have a baby!
Q: Everyone does this, but men think they are better at it than women, what is it?
Q: About 60% of us have inherited one of these, only good once per year?
A: Christmas traditions!
Q: Its been assumed since the late 1800’s but has never been proven, some have been caught, others have been freed, you can leave one, but you’ll never run out, what is it?
A: That all finger prints are unique, or non are the same.
Q: 2 decades ago, this was considered a major investment, what was it?
A: Beanie Babies!
Q: We spend $16 Billion on it each year, a short one is ok, a long one can take a toll, what is it?
A: Daily commute
Q: The name implies an incorrect method, they literally have Native American roots, hot or cold, popular in the UK for breakfast, what are they?
A: Baked Beans!
Q: You probably did it as a baby but 1/3 od adults still hold on, what is it?
A: Sleep with a baby Blanket or stuffy.
Q: Over 1/2 of millennial say this is damaging their health, what is it?
A: Their jobs!
Q: It’s easy and that’s why about 75% more people plan to do it this year, they are handy but many are never used, what is they?
A: Electronic Gift Cards!
Q: Next year will mark 100 years since this tradition started, 3 letters, what is it?
A: NFL Thanksgiving games!
Q: 7,500 is the average need for both types initially, there’s a big debate about it, what are they?
Q: Low in the bad stuff, high in the good stuff and almost totally inclusive, of all the others, its the most popular, what is it?
A: Almond Milk!
Q: The original model is very handy but others have dated back 3,000 years, made from various materials, some may not be dentist recommended, what is it?
Q: The juice is the main concern when it comes to getting one of these, what is it?
A: A new smartphone!
Q: 40% of Americans sat they will do this on thanksgiving day, what is it?
A: Shopping! (Again)
Q: 2/3 of Americans say this is a great way to relieve stress, what is it?
Q: Expected to be the #1 health trend for 2020, you can count on it, what is it?
A: Fitness trackers!
Q: Irish veggies brought about this entire industry, hand tools and now power tools are involved, what is it?
Q:Its the best you can hope for, what is it?
A: To die in your sleep
Q: Once a year it appears to go backwards, but doesn’t, what is it?
Q: Boomers do this more often than other but millennials are better at it.
Q: Among the many other things it does, it creates smells, what is it?
Q: Over the past 10 years or so, this has gained in popularity, with over 300,000 people joining in the past year alone, there are several different styles, there’s lots of gear involved, what is it?
Q: It’s a real thing but no one can draw a picture of of one, you can be in one or out, on or off, you can’t see the end, you do see parts of them all the time, what is it?
A: Continuous Line!!
Q: These could wrap around the earth twice, what are they?
A: Blood Vessels!
Q: Okay to look at from a distance, dangerous if you get too close, doesn’t get much stronger than this, what is it?
A: A black hole!
Q:Here in the Springs, we have all of them, but everyone has at least 1, but there are 5, what are they?
A: Olympic Rings!
Q: In this high tech world, this low tech tradition still rules, they come in two major types, what is it?
Q: This is one of the fastest ways to lose 10 pounds, you have to be focused, what is it?
A: Drive in a NASCAR race!
Q: A real one is good for you but a fake one could be bad for you, if you give one, you’ll probably get one, what is it?
A: A smile
Q: 3 out of 4 homes have one, you can do it the hard way or the easy way, what is it?
Q: 1/4 of all households have done this in the past month, its all about convenience, what is it?
A: Online grocery shopping!
Q: They are slow and you will have to pay to capture them, soon we will be inundated with them, chances are you haven’t seen one yet, what are they?
A: Slofies! (iPhone feature)
Q: These drop everyday at 4pm, the first one was in Paris, what are they?
A: Hotel rates
Q: It makes its appearance annually and it is everywhere in everything
A: Pumpkin Spice
Q: it came from the mines long ago, could still be explosive today, once only stationary, things changed when it became mobile, rigid or flexible, what is it?
Q: With lower cost and more freedom, these are more readily available than ever, it’s not your everyday kind, you can’t do anything with it unless you know what to do with it, there is no key, they are great for traveling the world, it’s more secure than it sounds, It’s different from the universal one, what are they?
A: Unlocked cell phone!
Q: Almost a dozen feet high, size of a couple pickups, what is it?
A: An Elephant!
Q: Originally from the islands, really took hold on the plains, what is it?
A: Steel Guitar!
Q: Going back to the 6th century, these are making a comeback, one of the most popular ones came about in 1935, with so many options, you won’t get bored, what are they?
A: Board Games!
Q: 50 teeth with pups, what is it?
A: Great White Shark!
Q: You can spell it but it’s not a word, what is it?
Q: About 1/4 of these are not what you think they are, some people do, some people don’t, could be a noun could be a verb, what is it?
Q: A good idea to keep good ideas, and fashionable. What is it?
Q: It took 3 for 3 to arrive.
A: Apollo 11
Q: The 1st of its kind, it’s distinctive shape has been recognized all over the world. What is it?
A: 747 or Jumbo jet!
Q: A couple types, 160 ways to describe, can even take up to 40 gallons.
Q: You would normally enjoy some, unless its thrown at you, what is it?
Q: It takes 20,000 a year to keep 1 going, the 20,000 comes from the green one, what is it?
A: Commercial vehicle!
Q: Closely tied to Colorado after its vague beginings, additions were made until the mid 1900’s, what is it?
A: The Rodeo!
Q: The norm is 60 to 100 but usually the lower, the better.
A: Resting heart rate!
Q: More than half of people 18-25 did something old school last week, they had to go somewhere to do it, what was it?
A: Going to the mall!
Q: Last year an over 25% increase in sprucing up, looks easier on TV, where is it?
A: The kitchen! (Renovation)
Q: 1/3rd the speed of sound and 10X better, let loose when on display, what is it?
Q: Some are excited, some are sad, its a new beginning for 10K per day, what is it?
Q: Good, fatty and prehistoric. Once used to keep your helicopter clean.
Q: The first was a mystery, since then it’s been perfected just once.
A: Bull riding!
Q: This uncomfortable access to comfort hasn’t changed in hundreds of years, iron, concrete or both, heavy, but not too heavy for a turtle, what is it?
A: Manhole cover!
Q: What is the only with only one, 23, North East
Q: The I can see where the north runs into the south, no visitors, drenched in sun, just outside the boundary, **Its electric** Planes trains and automobiles, what is it?
A: The South Gate entrance of the Air Force Academy!
May 30th-June 3rd
Q: Dating back over 3,000 years, it goes by a couple names; head, shoulders, knees and toes, used to rely on good sportsmanship alone.
Q: It looks like it’s still, but it’s moving, conditions have to be perfect…..what could it be?
A: Laminar effect!
Q: Seems this gets little respect, people call it the wrong name, and will even leave it behind, what is it?
A: One Cent piece/coin
Q: More than 75,000 are made for America, Mostly. They are used by the dozens each time, exactly 108 every single time.
Q: Only 3% take the extra effort mostly due to environmental concerns, it’s an investment in the future, and it offers flexibility, what is it?
Q: At least 35 Million Americans say would consider doing this, and over a quarter million already have, what is it?
A: Purchasing electric cars!
Q: At the heights we had about 405, now the average is less than 300, male and female, feathers, or fur, made of 3 main parts, so many varieties are available as well, what are they?
Q: We all have some and some have more than others, it’s watched carefully, A!!! U!!! What is it?
Q: Though a handful are currently in the spotlight, there are well over 10,000, what are they?
Q: Some are old, some are new, some are kept, others just borrowed. Some of the great ones arrived in the 1800’s, and the first major ones you could eat on and even drink from! What are they?
Q: They have been on the decline for decades, over 3% in just the past 7 years, They can be big or small, what are they?
A: Farms and Ranches!!
Q: It’s the one, there are 2. but could be anything, and if you get picked, you could technically live here, what is it?
A: Air Force One!!
Q: At the beginning of the depression, this current billion dollar product cost a penny, what is it?
A: The Reeses Peanut Butter Cup!
Q: Doing this is as good for you as 150 minutes of gardening per week, what is it?
Q: Mondays are the best, Fridays are the worst to do this, what is it?
A: Buy gas!
Q: Much faster than a speeding bullet, Its out of this world! Wwhat is it?
A: The International Space Station!
Q: Though it has changed, it is still one of the most admired in the forest. What is it?
A: Pikes Peak!
Q: The 27th was the 1st, so far 39th and 45th have not done this.
A: Throw out the ceremonial first pitch of baseballs opening day!
Q: It’s a worldwide fad and since the 80’s its gone from rare to mainstream, it can actually be worse than better, what is it?
A: Veggie Burgers!
Q: He helped us see it, he helped us reach it, who was he?
A: Ben Franklin
Q: Before anyone can play, its gotta be cold. a dozen or more but can be split in half, what is it?
A: Hockey Pucks!
Q: They are everywhere, but we only see them when we are in a hurry and are only where you need them least. Now go back where you came from!
Q: Known for them, scared of them.
A: Walt Disney
Q: Not set in stone, today it takes half a billion.
Q: Millennials will spend almost 15% more for this upgrade, they may even taste better, what is it?
A: Organic foods!
Q: Whats the little gold thing that comes from a magical place, 2012 to the bell? You got your standards and your exotics. Even a late night legend has supported them, but just so you know, they are for the bold. What am I?
Q: Inspired by soldiers and around for nearly 80 years. What are they?
Q: What have people been thinking about since the 1700’s but it just started to become a daily obsession for many people around 2013? You have to take them to count them, What are they?
Feb 25th-March 1st
Q: It can inform, warm or make you sneeze, made in USA since 1901, 4 things, 1 name, spell it different, could be a person.paper white, what is it?
Q: You probably have about 7 of these, some people say you should freeze them. What are they?
Q: Many many years ago, it was invented with a single strike. Feathers, shells, wood, plastic even rubber. If you’re lucky, you might catch one. What is it?
A: Guitar pick
Q: Jupiter and Venus are all part of this! What is it?
Q: Could be 1 or a dozen or more, there are many ways to do this, what is it?
Q: In 2018, millions of people wanted to know how to do this. it’s often a relief. there’s a song about it! Really people, the singers name goes right along with it! What is it?
Q: It’s not clear but seems to be cut and dry. 133 times this has happened, it seems a bit repetitive. What is it?
A: Groundhog Day!
Jan 26th-Jan 31st
Q: Billions of these are expelled each month, there are hundreds if not thousands of different kinds, ABC.
A: Sticks of gum!
Q: Under or above, hard and soft, slowpoke! What are they?
Q: Your fingers have them, but your toes do not.
A: Recently on a decline, now more and more people are finding time to do this and it has its own language and it started in the 1400’s, four, what is it?
Q: Women have traditionally dominated at this, but men are taking over, what is it?
Q: Their payload can help make a bang or provide goodness, not the major league kind. what is it?
Q: could be 8 feet, but stats off small, starts off light, also black and white.
A: Polar Bear
Q: First created by neanderthals and still enjoyed today. Today the options seem endless. Some pursue higher education, to others it just comes naturally. What is it?
Q: If you draw a dragon on a piece of paper, where is the dragon?
A: The Piece of paper!
Q: They both appear to do the same thing but in very different ways
A: The sun and the moon!
Q: Red, white, blue and prickly. Also has 4 stages.
Q: First mandated in the early 1970’s, this will slow you down to help us all out. What was it?
A: Airport security!
Q: Thousands of kinds, mostly on trees and shrubs, its really just a parasite, what is it?
Q: 125 years ago, this was unveiled to the country for the first time. The address is well known, What was it?
A: The White house Christmas Tree!
Q: It floats, its also magic, many call dibs on it but one couple is most in charge. What is it?
A: The North Pole!
Q: You have one and probably don’t know it! Most people take what they get! (Sort of a right of passage) and there are many varieties, if you don’t figure this out, it will DRIVE you nuts!
A: License Plate Number!
Q: There’s bad ones, good ones and the ones on top. Its usually black and white, not grey and its hard to break. What is it?
Q: A couple of different names, about 120 years old and it took an animal to get it going. You guessed the color yesterday! What is it!
A: School bus!
Q: No matter how fast you go, this doesn’t change. A and B. What is it?
Q: Its one of lives simple pleasures that anyone can enjoy but we only do it 15 times a year on average.
A: Change the bed sheets!
Q: This time of year, its #1. It can be a style, method of preparation or a dance. What is it?
A: Mashed Potatoes!
Q: You have many of these, most go up, some down, a few sideways, they’re always around. What are they?
Q: One knight, a king and queen went out, later that evening, the king and queen came back. Who was missing?
A: The Knight!
Q: Colorado Springs recently ranked #3 best cities for Veterans, but Colorado also ranked #2 for this. This is the Rocky Mountains. Gravity. You have to look at it A LOT! This didn’t happen until after 2000. What is it?
A: Broken cell phone screen!
Q: From as little as .50 to a couple of hundred, it still needs billions of pounds, it takes a lot of science and just makes scents, it can be gone quickly, what is it?
A: A Candle!
Oct 30th-Nov 1
Q: This was first invented in the 1800’s, they are still improving them today and they can save you money! What are they?
A: Solar Panels!
Q: There are lots of things to do at the place with 1292. Its suspenseful!
A: The Royal Gorge Bridge!
Q: It will get you about 30 to 50 but 18 for sure, mostly for fun and games, sometimes for work. What is it?
A: A Golf Cart!
Q: There’s a short supply, but its everywhere. What is it?
Q: Required until the 1980’s, they are not always found where you would expect them. What are they?
Q: They are not recommended, but people use millions of them anyway, what are they?
Q: There are 156 reasons why not to do this.
A: Pikes Peak hill climb, 156 turns.
Q: Some stand on their own, other’s wont; and most people are proud to fill it up. What is it?
A: Ice Cream Cone
Q: Normally found in large groups, you can feel it but you can’t touch it. What is it?
A: Music note
Q: Most people have one or two, but might have to borrow one to use one. Increasing one thing, decreasing another. Cool it down or blow it up. What is it?
A: a Compressor
Q: Undercover, this man helped to tame a giant.
A: Minuteman Missile
Q: Constructed in the early 1900’s, less than 20 people have used it to “Get around”, If you have the chance to visit, you’ll unlikely get cornered, what is it?
A: The Oval Office!
Q: We lose half a billion of these annually, in fact there are well over 30,000 of these places worldwide to lose them, what are they?
A: Golf Balls!
Q: They don’t get the same choices but they have more options and they aren’t all human and they all have ID, no one really wants to be one either, who are they?
A: Hospital patients!
Q: There are lots of spin-offs of this North American native, it sprouts up around this time of year. what is it?
A: Pumpkin Pie!
Q: They are both fast and can make each other and both can lead the way, what are they?
A: Light and Electricity
Q: At the same time the United States was founded, 3 different farm animals were the first to try this invention. What is it?
A: Hot Air Balloon
Q: 75 Million of these are processed daily and of the many steps, seeing the light is most important. We all contribute to it daily. What are they?
A: Waste Water
Q: It’s the first of 118, what is it?
A: Hydrogen (Periodic table)
August 21st-24th KIDS QUESTION
Q: Springy little robot that eats, it belongs to the TTA, who is it?
A: Merc (from Miles from Tomorrow Land)
Q: He told him about it time and time again. A little reminder, the real person passed away in 1993 and was a fictional character. who is he?
Q: More women than men have done this, nearly 20% of all Americans have done this in fact, and like a snowflake, 2 are never exactly the same. What is it?
A: Get a tattoo!
Q: You and I are in charge of this, what is it?
A: Our attitude!
Wherever they are, they are not directional challenged, but hayyyy, its your mooooove. What are they?
A: Cows grazing!
Q: No matter where we go, where we’ve been, where we live, we have all been down this highway. There are no traffic lights or road signs. Folk and even country singers know this highway well. What is it?
A: The highway of regret
Q: Founded in the late 1950’s, They have been sold out since 1970, what is it?
A: Denver Broncos
Q: Nearly 40 years ago, 3 simple letters launched a multi billion dollar industry, what is it?
Q: 162 is the magic number, its also the maximum, they are also about 1/4 million less than the average. What is it?
A: Tiny Houses
Q: In the 90’s this was initially more popular with women, soon a version for the fellas was released, recently it has made a bit of a resurgence in select locations. what was it?
This mistake puts most people in a great mood, what is it?
A: Finding money in your pocket
Q: Its on the rise and some say it may change things as much as the microwave. They have even created a space to do it and requires you to think ahead. What is it?
Q: Men get blamed, but women have them too.
A: Mid-Life Crisis
Q: First introduced to the American marketplace in the early 1930’s, the use is now nearly 1/4 trillion annually, they are also the most valuable item in an unlikely place. What are they?
A; Aluminum Cans
Q: Over 40% of people do this when they are angry. What is it?
A: Eat Ice Cream
Q: They are portable to explore but they can also be used for storage. When you see them, it’s usually from far away. They help you get where you need to go. With a staff of at least 100, their job is to PUMP YOU UP! What are they?
A: Oil Rig/ Platform
Q: Since the 1920s one has led to the other and only in Colorado
A: The Girl Of The West
Q: Of all the different ones, they get you in easy. They are the ones that started it all. Who are they?
A: Ford – (key-less entry pad on drivers door)
Q; 1 out of every 2 workers have done this. What is it?
A: Sleep on the job
Q: You lose about 50% of these almost immediately and they happen in stages. What are they?
June 21st -26th
Q: These are oval or circle and they have no top. Some are dormant, some are very active even today. The old ones WOOD, some are stoned. People go there to get away. What are they?
Q: In the 1st century, The Roman Empire was first introduced to these. The USA is second only to Iran in production of these. What are they?
Q: Billions of these are discarded almost immediately. Many are the same size yet its identity changes often. They have been around since the 17th century but some say since the 15th century. You have to buy your own but people will give you theirs for free. What are they?
A: Business Cards
Q: You pay a lot for a little
Q: Tool that many don’t have and many who do, don’t know it. It is the modern day bottle opener. It is used in wet or hot conditions. Its focused. It really gets to the point. What is it?
A: Window Punch/Breaker
Q: My name is Native American and I’m usually not under a lot of pressure. I also have scales and everyone tries to keep an EYE on me. What am I?
Q: They can really get down but they can also really cruise, what are they?
Q: He used to take on enterprising adventures, now he can walk with you on the beach, who is he?
A: William Shatner
Q: 7 in 10 Millennial’s would do this if their employer allowed, What is it?
A: Take a day off to care for an animal or pet
Q: Most have 7, some have 11, a few with 22, what are they?
May 11- 15
Q: Once a natural thing, now more boisterous and incessant. What is it?
May 4 – 5, 2018
Q: You may feel it before you see it?
A: Paper Cut
April 30 – May 3, 2018
Q: It’s not the only one, but it’s the only one with one. What is it?
A: Maine (only state with one syllable)
April 27, 2018
Q: They are surprisingly helpful nuisance, what are they?