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Subject: A Random Lyrics Quiz (DONE!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:05 pm

This quiz is in honor of Windbreaker05 (Andrew), who has finally decided to grace us with his presence again and return to the boards!  8)

Limit: 3

(As always, NO CHEATING, please!!)


1. "Maybe I shouldn't think of you as mine"
loki (Hello It's Me - Todd Rundgren)

2. "We'll have me a time with a poor man's lady"
Electrophile (Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond)

3. "Here is that rainbow I've been prayin' for"
Electrophile (I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash)

4. "Take a lover in the afternoon"
nally (Gloria - Laura Branigan)

5. "That fatal kiss is all we need"
WB (A View To A Kill - Duran Duran)

6. "We made magic that night"
bookmistress (All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You - Heart)

7. "She makes me come alive"
GR (Don't Worry, Baby - The Beach Boys)

8. "Now melodrama never makes me weep"
jaytee (Haven't Got Time For The Pain - Carly Simon)

9. "To overprotect her, to love her too much"
nally (Hold On Loosely - .38 Special)

10. "'Cause we're the party people night and day"
Electrophile (Off The Wall - Michael Jackson)

11. "Cleaned a lot of plates in Memphis"
WB (Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival)

12. "And everybody knew their part"
Gambo (Kung Fu Fighting - Carl Douglas)

13. "I'm a freshly-fallen silent shroud of snow"
Paul (I Am A Rock - Simon & Garfunkel)

14. "Mars ain't the kind of place to raise your kid"
Gaylon (Rocket Man - Elton John)

15. "For the morning will bring joy for every girl and boy"
Paul (Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying - Gerry & The Pacemakers)

16. "I'm gonna getcha, getcha, getcha, getcha"
nally (One Way Or Another - Blondie)

17. "By August she was mine"
WB (Bus Stop - The Hollies)

18. "You've got a ribbon of rainbows, the sun in your eyes"
WD (Crazy - Icehouse)

19. "At first I thought it was infatuation"
Paul (You Send Me - Sam Cooke)

20. "And I won't work for nobody but you"
Gaylon (Love Machine - The Miracles)


Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Paul on 02/22/07 at 5:08 pm

I've got some, but in the spirit of things, I'll let Andrew have first dibs...

Welcome back, Andrew!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Windbreaker05 on 02/22/07 at 5:10 pm

Thanks very much! I'm honoured :) A fine quiz, as usual, CF!

5. A View to a Kill - Duran Duran
11. Proud Mary - Credence Clearwater Revival
17. Bus Stop - The Hollies


I've got some, but in the spirit of things, I'll let Andrew have first dibs...

Welcome back, Andrew!  :)


Thank you on both counts :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Paul on 02/22/07 at 5:13 pm

Just to reiterate Andrew's words, young Karen...a fine quiz as usual!  :)

#13. 'I Am A Rock' - Simon & Garfunkel
#15. 'Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying' - Gerry & The Pacemakers
#19. 'You Send Me' - Sam Cooke

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:15 pm


Thanks very much! I'm honoured :) A fine quiz, as usual, CF!


My pleasure!  :)

5. A View to a Kill - Duran Duran
11. Proud Mary - Credence Clearwater Revival
17. Bus Stop - The Hollies


You got 3 for 3!  8)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: nally on 02/22/07 at 5:15 pm

I bet #16 is "One Way Or Another" by Blondie!! :D
And #4 is "Gloria" by Laura Branigan. :\'(

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:16 pm


Just to reiterate Andrew's words, young Karen...a fine quiz as usual!  :)


Many thanks, Paul!  ;)

#13. 'I Am A Rock' - Simon & Garfunkel
#15. 'Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying' - Gerry & The Pacemakers
#19. 'You Send Me' - Sam Cooke


Nice work on those!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: nally on 02/22/07 at 5:17 pm

And last but not least, #9 is "Hold On Loosely" by .38 Special! ;)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:17 pm


I bet #16 is "One Way Or Another" by Blondie!! :D


I bet you're...right!  :D

And #4 is "Gloria" by Laura Branigan. :\'(


That one is also correct!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:17 pm


And last but not least, #9 is "Hold On Loosely" by .38 Special! ;)


Indeed it is!  8)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/22/07 at 5:19 pm

2 | Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond
10 | Off The Wall - Michael Jackson

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: loki 13 on 02/22/07 at 5:20 pm

Hi Karen, I can't seem to get a word in edgewise.  :(

#20...Hello, it's Me....Todd Rundgren?

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/22/07 at 5:21 pm

3 | I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash



Great quiz!

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:23 pm


2 | Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond
10 | Off The Wall - Michael Jackson



3 | I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash


All correct!

Great quiz!


Thanks!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:24 pm


Hi Karen, I can't seem to get a word in edgewise.  :(


Hi, Kevin...

Sorry about that!  :-\\

#20...Hello, it's Me....Todd Rundgren?


Yes, that's the one!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/22/07 at 5:30 pm

I just played the song Hello Its Me, I didn't hear that line in it. 

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Windbreaker05 on 02/22/07 at 5:32 pm


I just played the song Hello Its Me, I didn't hear that line in it. 


The number was mislabeled...

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/22/07 at 5:32 pm


The number was mislabeled...



Now that would explain it.  Excuse my interruption, carry on!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:33 pm


The number was mislabeled...


I just noticed that...but I'd already given him credit, so it's okay!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/22/07 at 5:33 pm



Now that would explain it.  Excuse my interruption, carry on!  :)


Sometimes that happens to people when they're rushed and trying to get in with their answers...

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: loki 13 on 02/22/07 at 6:04 pm

I humbly apologize for any confusion. When I submitted my answer, I meant #1, not #20. As I stated, I
couldn't get a word in edgewise. So Far, every answer given I had written down, but when I tried to submit
I received the dreaded, " while you were typing," warning and had to change my answer. In my haste to get
at least one answer, I mislabeled the number. Again, my most sincerest apologies, and I beg for your forgiveness.  :\'(

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/22/07 at 6:23 pm


I humbly apologize for any confusion. When I submitted my answer, I meant #1, not #20. As I stated, I
couldn't get a word in edgewise. So Far, every answer given I had written down, but when I tried to submit
I received the dreaded, " while you were typing," warning and had to change my answer. In my haste to get
at least one answer, I mislabeled the number. Again, my most sincerest apologies, and I beg for your forgiveness.  :\'(



Kevin it's no big deal!  ;D  I was just like....uh, that's not in the song.  It's cool.  :D

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: whistledog on 02/22/07 at 8:04 pm

#18 is Crazy by Icehouse

that is all I recognize :-[

Fantastic quiz though :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Gaylon on 02/22/07 at 8:07 pm

14. Rocket Man - Elton John

20. Love Machine - the MIracles

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: gambo on 02/22/07 at 10:53 pm

12. "Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas.

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Henk on 02/23/07 at 12:11 am

You didn't warn me about this little quiz... ???


Not that it matters much - I don't know any answers. :(

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: jaytee on 02/23/07 at 5:35 am

Hiya Karen  :)

#8  Haven't Got Time For The Pain - Carly Simon

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 10:21 am


#18 is Crazy by Icehouse

that is all I recognize :-Fantastic quiz though :)


Thank you kindly, Jason!  ;)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 10:22 am


14. Rocket Man - Elton John

20. Love Machine - the MIracles


Hi, Gaylon!  :)

Those are both spot-on!

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 10:22 am


12. "Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas.


Yes indeed!  :D

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 10:23 am


You didn't warn me about this little quiz... ???


Not that it matters much - I don't know any answers. :(


I'm sorry, Henk...

I was a bit rushed!  :-[

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 10:23 am


Hiya Karen  :)

#8  Haven't Got Time For The Pain - Carly Simon


Well hi there, Janine!  :)

You got that one!!  8)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz (2 LEFT!)

Written By: bookmistress4ever on 02/23/07 at 10:31 am

6. was by Heart - All I wanna do is make love to you.  or something like that.

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz (2 LEFT!)

Written By: star80 on 02/23/07 at 11:09 am

#7 is Don't Worry Baby - The Beach Boys

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz (2 LEFT!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 1:49 pm


6. was by Heart - All I wanna do is make love to you.  or something like that.


Right you are, Patti!  :)

Subject: Re: A Random Lyrics Quiz (2 LEFT!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/23/07 at 1:50 pm


#7 is Don't Worry Baby - The Beach Boys


Yep!  :)

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