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QUESTIONS:

1) What was the name of the fictional Vegas casino owned by the Howard Hughes-like figure played by Jimmy Dean in the James Bond movie Diamonds Are Forever?

2) Who portrayed the late Clark County Sheriff Ralph Lamb in a primetime TV series?

3) What pop song contains these lyrics:
“Why are these lights so bright / Oh, did we get hitched last night, dressed up like Elvis? / Why am I wearing your class ring? / Don’t call your mother / ‘Cause now we’re partners in crime.”

4) Who sang the theme song to The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas?

5) What videogame features a Vegas location called The Roaring 20s Casino?

 

ANSWERS:

1) What was the name of the fictional Vegas casino owned by the Howard Hughes-like figure played by Jimmy Dean in the James Bond movie Diamonds Are Forever?

The Whyte House, owned by billionaire Willard Whyte.

 

2) Who portrayed the late Clark County Sheriff Ralph Lamb in a primetime TV series?

Dennis Quaid, who portrayed Lamb in the series Vegas from 2012-2013.

 

3) What pop song contains these lyrics:
“Why are these lights so bright / Oh, did we get hitched last night, dressed up like Elvis? / Why am I wearing your class ring? / Don’t call your mother / ‘Cause now we’re partners in crime.”

Katy Perry’s “Waking Up in Vegas.”

 

4) Who sang the theme song to The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas?

Ann-Margret, reprising her voice role of Ann Marg-Rock from the TV series (and paying playful tribute to her Viva Las Vegas co-star Elvis Presley.)

 

5) What videogame features a Vegas location called The Roaring 20s Casino?

Die Hard Trilogy 2: Viva Las Vegas, released in 2000, featuring the movie character of John McClane battling terrorists attempting to take control of Las Vegas.

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