Another episode of the
Million Dollar Money Drop starts with Mandy and Sergeant
David Engelbert. They met at his Welcome Back from Iraq
Party, dated for three months, and they're now married.
They have two beautiful children who miss their dad when
he goes away.
As if the show couldn't thank David enough for their
services, him and Mandy are given $1,000,000 to play
with. Will they become rich or end up flat broke? The
seven multiple-choice questions will determine their
QUESTION 1 CATEGORIES: AD SLOGANS/MUSIC
They choose Music.
Q1: Of these four sullables in the song "Do-Re-Mi,"
which represents the higher tone on the musical scale?
They put all of the million on D, and they're correct!
QUESTION 2 CATEGORIES: PARADES/COINS
They're going with Coins.
Q2: What U.S. President is on the dime?
A: John F. Kennedy
B: Thomas Jefferson
C: Abraham Lincoln
D: Franklin Roosevelt
They put all of the million on B which is wrong. The
correct answer was D. Sadly, Mandy and David end up with
no money at all...not even a dime.
The next two players to step up and see what drops are
Lana McKissack and Nathan Moore (no relation to me BTW).
They've been dating for a year after meeting at a
couples game night although they weren't a couple then.
QUESTION 1 CATEGORIES: COCKTAILS/REALITY TV
Lana and Nathan start with a question on Cocktails.
Q1: According to the International Bartenders
Association, a screwdriver has the same non-alcoholic
ingredient as what other drink?
B: Bloody Mary
C: Tequila Sunrise
D: Long Island Iced Tea
They put all of the million on C, and they're correct!
QUESTION 2 CATEGORIES: SHREK/ON THE ROAD
Lana and Nathan want Shrek, and they get a question
Q2: Which Shrek actor fathered a child with a spice
A: The voice of Shrek
B: The voice of Donkey
C: The voice of Puss in Boots
D: The voice of the King
All of the million gets placed on B, and they're right
QUESTION 3 CATEGORIES: DISCO/BREAKFAST CEREAL
(as Homer Simpson) Mmmm...breakfast cereal.
Q3: Which of these was never a Lucky Charms marshmallow
A: Rabbit's foot
They lose out on 220K with C and D as the wrong answers,
but they keep 780K with A as the correct one.
QUESTION 4 CATEGORIES: DOGS/FAST FOOD
Lana and Nathan go with Fast Food.
Q4: Which of these ingredients is not on a McDonald's
B: Pickle slices
A is wrong and 200K is gone, but C lets 580K stay put.
QUESTION 5 CATEGORIES: BOARD GAMES/U.S. GEOGRAPHY
They're going with U.S. Geography.
Q5: How many U.S. States touch the Pacific Ocean?
Lana and Nathan put all of 580K on B, and they're right!
QUESTION 6 CATEGORIES: AD ICONS/YOUTUBE
They get a question about YouTube. Let's if all of
580,000 doesn't fall down the tubes.
Q6: Which music artist was the first to be viewed one
billion times on YouTube?
A: Justin Bieber
C: Lady Gaga
A is wrong, but C is correct. Lana and Nathan lose 280K,
but they make it to the final question with 300K
QUESTION 7 CATEGORIES: DRIVING/COLLEGE
Will they be driving off with $300,000? We shall see.
Q7: According to a 2007-2008 study by the auto insurance
company QPC, who receives more speeding tickets?
They go with A before being given the final fact that
the correct answer also receives more tickets for
reckless driving and seatbelt violations. They still
stick with A...and they're...correct! Lana and Nathan go
home $300,000 richer!
That's it for now, the MDMD will be back on February 1.
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