WHO Poll
Q: 2023/24 Hopes & aspirations for this season
a. As Champions of Europe there's no reason we shouldn't be pushing for a top 7 spot & a run in the Cups
24%
  
b. Last season was a trophy winning one and there's only one way to go after that, I expect a dull mid table bore fest of a season
17%
  
c. Buy some f***ing players or we're in a battle to stay up & that's as good as it gets
20%
  
d. Moyes out
37%
  
e. New season you say, woohoo time to get the new kit and wear it it to the pub for all the big games, the wags down there call me Mr West Ham
3%
  



zico 7:39 Mon Dec 4
Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
OK. So here's the quiz thread part 2.

You know the rules. Don't post your answers before the quizzer does.

Don't forget to post your scores

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easthammer 11:00 Wed Feb 28
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A not very good 10 probably my error was not to give the questions much of a second thought :)

Thanks, Zico

zebthecat 10:26 Wed Feb 28
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12 today thank z

Mad Dog 10:00 Wed Feb 28
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Second person in the seconds quiz to get 11
Gracias

Westside 8:50 Wed Feb 28
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11. Thanks Zico

zico 8:13 Wed Feb 28
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Au Revoir all.....

Famous Seconds Quiz

1. Name the second longest reigning British monarch?
Queen Victoria

2. Which pier is the second-longest in Britain? (Hint: It's the oldest iron pier in the country)
Southport Pier (Southend pier is the longest)

3. After the success of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in 1937, which was the second animated feature film produced by Walt Disney?
Pinocchio

4. In 1973, which boxer gave Muhammad Ali the second loss of his career?
Ken Norton

5. Name the world's second largest ocean?
Atlantic

6. Who was the second Astronomer Royal in Britain, succeeding John Flamsteed?
Edmond Halley

7. What is the second smallest country in the world?
Monaco

8. Who was the second President of the United States?
John Adams

9. What was Australian John Lany the second man to do on 21 June 1954?
Run under 4 minutes for the mile

10. Which is the second largest county in England?
Lincolnshire

11. Which player is the second most capped men's England football international?
Wayne Rooney

12. Name the second highest mountain in the world?
K2 (also known as Mount Godwin-Austen)

13. When Linford Christie won Olympic gold in the 1992 Barcelona sprint final, who came second?
Frankie Fredericks

14. What is the second book of the Harry Potter series?
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

15. In 1985/86 when West Ham came third in the League, who came second to Champions Liverpool?
Everton

16. Which nation has been runner up at the FIFA World Cup the most losing the final on four occasions?
Germany - (1966, 1982, 1986 as West Germany, 2002 as Germany)

17. Susan Boyle came second to which act in the 2009 final of Britain's Got Talent?
Diversity (a dance troupe act)

18. Which actor played the second incarnation of the Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who?
Patrick Troughton

19. Who was the second Prime Minister to serve under Queen Elizabth II?
Sir Anthony Eden (Sir Winston Churchill was the first)

20. Name the second largest planet in the solar system?
Saturn

zico 12:57 Wed Feb 28
Re: Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
Admire anyone who can learn a second language,. did French at school but my French now consists of more Del Boy French words than what I learnt in 1980-82. Anyway Bonnet De Douche, and Bonjour until later!

Famous Seconds Quiz

1. Name the second longest reigning British monarch?

2. Which pier is the second-longest in Britain? (Hint: It's the oldest iron pier in the country)

3. After the success of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in 1937, which was the second animated feature film produced by Walt Disney?

4. In 1973, which boxer gave Muhammad Ali the second loss of his career?

5. Name the world's second largest ocean?

6. Who was the second Astronomer Royal in Britain, succeeding John Flamsteed?

7. What is the second smallest country in the world?

8. Who was the second President of the United States?

9. What was Australian John Lany the second man to do on 21 June 1954?

10. Which is the second largest county in England?

11. Which player is the second most capped men's England football international?

12. Name the second highest mountain in the world?

13. When Linford Christie won Olympic gold in the 1992 Barcelona sprint final, who came second?

14. What is the second book of the Harry Potter series?

15. In 1985/86 when West Ham came third in the League, who came second to Champions Liverpool?

16. Which nation has been runner up at the FIFA World Cup the most losing the final on four occasions?

17. Susan Boyle came second to which act in the 2009 final of Britain's Got Talent?

18. Which actor played the second incarnation of the Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who?

19. Who was the second Prime Minister to serve under Queen Elizabth II?

20. Name the second largest planet in the solar system?

Mad Dog 10:22 Tue Feb 27
Re: Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
15. Muchos gracias.

Ironically I'm using dualingo to learn Spanish at the moment and perros (dogs) was one of the things I learned about today

Absolutely loving learning Spanish. Knew a little nut always wanted to do it properly. Started a couple of weeks back and got.duoligo just over a week ago. Absolutely whizzing through it.

easthammer 9:50 Tue Feb 27
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12 thanks Zico.

Westside 8:19 Tue Feb 27
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A very "ruff" 10. Thanks Zico.

zico 7:32 Tue Feb 27
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FAMOUS DOGS
Can you name these famous dogs from fact and fiction from the clues given?

1 The Darling’s family dog in “Peter Pan”.
NANA.

2 Featured in the HMV logo.
NIPPER.

3 The Simpson’s pet greyhound.
SANTA’S LITTLE HELPER

4 Bill Sikes’ fearful dog in “Oliver Twist”.
BULLS-EYE.

5 Faithful dog sung about by Elvis Presley.
OLD SHEP.

6 Dorothy’s dog in “The Wizard of Oz”.
TOTO.

7 The beagle in the “Peanuts” cartoon strip.
SNOOPY.

8 Andy’s dachshund in the “Toy Story” movies.
BUSTER.

9 The German Shepherd in “Paw Patrol” who is always “on the case”
CHASE

10 George’s dog in “The Famous Five”.
TIMMY.

11 He found the World Cup in 1966.
PICKLES.

12 The dog that always followed Tin-Tin.
SNOWY.

13 The first “Blue Peter” dog.
PETRA.

14 Dennis the Menace’s unruly dog.
GNASHER.

15 Faithful dog of Odysseus.
ARGOS.

16 The dog that accompanied “Three Men in a Boat”.
MONTMORENCY.

17 Mr Rochester’s dog in “Jane Eyre”.
PILOT.

18 First animal to orbit the Earth.
LAIKA.

19 Wellington’s Old English Sheepdog in “The Perishers”.
BOOT.

20 Hitler’s German Shepherd dog.
BLONDI.

21 The talking dog in TV’s “Family Guy”.
BRIAN (GRIFFIN).

22 Peter and Janet’s dog in Enid Blyton’s “Secret Seven”.
SCAMPER.

23 Hagrid’s pet dog in Harry Potter.
FANG.

24 Multi headed dog that guarded the gates of Hades.
CEREBUS.

25 The dog in “The Magic Roundabout”.
DOUGAL

zico 12:45 Tue Feb 27
Re: Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
Had Cats now it's

FAMOUS DOGS
Can you name these famous dogs from fact and fiction from the clues given?

1 The Darling’s family dog in “Peter Pan”.

2 Featured in the HMV logo.

3 The Simpson’s pet greyhound.

4 Bill Sikes’ fearful dog in “Oliver Twist”.

5 Faithful dog sung about by Elvis Presley.

6 Dorothy’s dog in “The Wizard of Oz”.

7 The beagle in the “Peanuts” cartoon strip.

8 Andy’s dachshund in the “Toy Story” movies.

9 The German Shepherd in “Paw Patrol” who is always “on the case”

10 George’s dog in “The Famous Five”.

11 He found the World Cup in 1966.

12 The dog that always followed Tin-Tin.

13 The first “Blue Peter” dog.

14 Dennis the Menace’s unruly dog.

15 Faithful dog of Odysseus.

16 The dog that accompanied “Three Men in a Boat”.

17 Mr Rochester’s dog in “Jane Eyre”.

18 First animal to orbit the Earth.

19 Wellington’s Old English Sheepdog in “The Perishers”.

20 Hitler’s German Shepherd dog.

21 The talking dog in TV’s “Family Guy”.

22 Peter and Janet’s dog in Enid Blyton’s “Secret Seven”.

23 Hagrid’s pet dog in Harry Potter.

24 Multi headed dog that guarded the gates of Hades.

25 The dog in “The Magic Roundabout”.

Westside 2:17 Tue Feb 27
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15. Thanks Zico.

Mad Dog 2:14 Tue Feb 27
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12. Mucho gracias

zico 10:04 Mon Feb 26
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Football Years Quiz
Name the year in which the following football events happened.

1. Arsenal leave Highbury after 93 years and Alan Shearer retires.
2006

2. Celtic become the first British club to win the European Cup.
1967

3. Denmark win the Euros.
1992

4. Kevin Keegan moves to West German club Hamburger SV.
1977

5. George Best wins Ballon d'Or as Europe's best player.
1968

6. Roy Keane quits before World Cup after Saipan incident with Irish manager Mick McCarthy.
2002

7. David Beckham leaves Manchester United and West Ham relegated with 42 points.
2003

8. Brian Clough spent just forty-four days as manager of Leeds United.
1974

9. The first ever FIFA World Cup.
1930

10. Paul Gascoigne joins Rangers.
1995

11. England's World Cup debut. They suffered an infamous 1–0 defeat by the United States.
1950

12. Bobby Charlton made his Manchester United first-team debut.
1956

13. "The hand of God" goal scored by Argentine footballer Diego Maradona.
1986

14. The last time Everton won the Football League.
1987

15. Premier League formed.
1992

16. Yellow and red cards were first introduced to the English league. Liverpool won the First Division title and the UEFA Cup in their second season under the management of Bob Paisley.
1976

17. Trevor Francis becomes the first million-pound player after signing for Nottingham Forest.
1979

18. Greece become surprise winners of the Euro football tournament.
2004

19. England lose a home match for the first time, 6–3 to Hungary.
1953

20. Manchester United secure their third Premiership title in succession and. Liverpool became only the second English side to win the League Cup and FA Cup in the same season, also adding the UEFA Cup to make it a unique treble.
2001

zico 12:33 Mon Feb 26
Re: Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
Football Years Quiz
Name the year in which the following football events happened.

1. Arsenal leave Highbury after 93 years and Alan Shearer retires.

2. Celtic become the first British club to win the European Cup.

3. Denmark win the Euros.

4. Kevin Keegan moves to West German club Hamburger SV.

5. George Best wins Ballon d'Or as Europe's best player.

6. Roy Keane quits before World Cup after Saipan incident with Irish manager Mick McCarthy.

7. David Beckham leaves Manchester United and West Ham relegated with 42 points.

8. Brian Clough spent just forty-four days as manager of Leeds United.

9. The first ever FIFA World Cup.

10. Paul Gascoigne joins Rangers.

11. England's World Cup debut. They suffered an infamous 1–0 defeat by the United States.

12. Bobby Charlton made his Manchester United first-team debut.

13. "The hand of God" goal scored by Argentine footballer Diego Maradona.

14. The last time Everton won the Football League.

15. Premier League formed.

16. Yellow and red cards were first introduced to the English league. Liverpool won the First Division title and the UEFA Cup in their second season under the management of Bob Paisley.

17. Trevor Francis becomes the first million-pound player after signing for Nottingham Forest.

18. Greece become surprise winners of the Euro football tournament.

19. England lose a home match for the first time, 6–3 to Hungary.

20. Manchester United secure their third Premiership title in succession and. Liverpool became only the second English side to win the League Cup and FA Cup in the same season, also adding the UEFA Cup to make it a unique treble.

Mad Dog 9:02 Fri Feb 23
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10 gracias

zico 8:51 Fri Feb 23
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Just bought some of those today Zeb. Di like a Feast as well but a 99 with a double flake is still my favourite.

zebthecat 8:30 Fri Feb 23
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8 today thaks zico.
Love a mint magnum.

Westside 8:19 Fri Feb 23
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14. Thanks Zico.

zico 8:12 Fri Feb 23
Re: Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
Ice Cream Quiz

1. Name the brand of ice cream sold by the fast-food chain McDonald's?
The McFlurry

2. Which American ice cream company was founded in 1978 in Burlington, Vermont?
Ben & Jerry's

3. What three separate flavours are there in Neapolitan ice cream?
Vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry

4. What name is given in the UK to the popular flavour of ice cream consisting of raspberry syrup injected into vanilla ice cream?
Raspberry ripple

5. Which brand, most commercially successful in the 1970s, has a logo sometimes known as the 'Good Time Sign'?
Lyons Maid

6. Which dessert consists of ice cream and cake topped with browned meringue?
Baked Alaska also known as Bombe Alaska

7. Which ice cream brand was established by Reuben and Rose Mattus in The Bronx, New York, in 1960?
Haagen-Dazs

8. Which layered ice cream sundae is thought to have got its name from a Manhattan hotel in New York City?
Knickerbocker glory

9. In May 2021, due to unexpected high sales across the UK there was a national shortage of what product?
Cadbury's Flakes

10. Which melody or jingle will always be associated with Mr Whippy’s fleet of ice cream vans?
Greensleeves

11. What flavour did White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki reveal on Twitter to be President Biden's favourite ice cream flavour, was it vanilla, strawberry or chocolate chip?
Chocolate chip

12. Which flavour traditionally consists of chocolate ice cream, nuts, and diced or whole marshmallows?
Rocky road

13. Which world-renowned chef is famous for his bacon and egg ice cream?
Heston Blumenthal

14. What frozen product first appeared in the 1970s consisting of flavoured ice cream inside a conical, plastic cup with a gumball at the bottom?
Screwball

15. The Wall's logo is in the shape of two swirly what?
Hearts

16. Which British brand of ice cream cake was first launched by Wall's in 1982?
Viennetta

17. Kelly’s have been making ice cream since 1930 in which English county?
Cornwall

18. Which ice cream brand originated in France in 1978 with five flavours?
Carte D'Or

19. Which brand’s Mayan Mystica flavour was once advertised by Eva Longoria?
Magnum

20. According to a British government code of practice, ice cream vans are only allowed to play their chimes for a maximum of up to how many seconds?
12 seconds

zico 12:29 Fri Feb 23
Re: Daily Quiz anyone? New Thread
The sun is out so here is an

Ice Cream Quiz

1. Name the brand of ice cream sold by the fast-food chain McDonald's?

2. Which American ice cream company was founded in 1978 in Burlington, Vermont?

3. What three separate flavours are there in Neapolitan ice cream?

4. What name is given in the UK to the popular flavour of ice cream consisting of raspberry syrup injected into vanilla ice cream?

5. Which brand, most commercially successful in the 1970s, has a logo sometimes known as the 'Good Time Sign'?

6. Which dessert consists of ice cream and cake topped with browned meringue?

7. Which ice cream brand was established by Reuben and Rose Mattus in The Bronx, New York, in 1960?

8. Which layered ice cream sundae is thought to have got its name from a Manhattan hotel in New York City?

9. In May 2021, due to unexpected high sales across the UK there was a national shortage of what product?

10. Which melody or jingle will always be associated with Mr Whippy’s fleet of ice cream vans?

11. 11. What flavour did White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki reveal on Twitter to be President Biden's favourite ice cream flavour, was it vanilla, strawberry or chocolate chip?

12. Which flavour traditionally consists of chocolate ice cream, nuts, and diced or whole marshmallows?

13. Which world-renowned chef is famous for his bacon and egg ice cream?

14. What frozen product first appeared in the 1970s consisting of flavoured ice cream inside a conical, plastic cup with a gumball at the bottom?

15. The Wall's logo is in the shape of two swirly what?

16. Which British brand of ice cream cake was first launched by Wall's in 1982?

17. Kelly’s have been making ice cream since 1930 in which English county?

18. Which ice cream brand originated in France in 1978 with five flavours?

19. Which brand’s Mayan Mystica flavour was once advertised by Eva Longoria?

20. According to a British government code of practice, ice cream vans are only allowed to play their chimes for a maximum of up to how many seconds?

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