The S.S. Minnow of Gilligan’s Island was named after a former chairman of the Federal Communications Commission.
THE 50/50 CHANCE
Just like a regular TRIVIA TIME question except there are only two possible answers, hence the even odds of getting it right. Ready?
TRUE or FALSE: The White House has only been used for United States Government business.
BEFORE AND AFTER
Two separate items share at least one word, and so can be combined to create something new. Based upon the clue below, do you know what the new thing is?
An ice cream topping’s preferred source?
We’ll reveal all next weekend but for now, let’s open up THE ANSWERS BOX📦 and discover the results from the May 27, 2023 Puzzle Corner.
Who created Superman?
Writer Jerry Siegel and artist Joe Shuster.
But besides Superman, Action Comics #1 was also the debuts for Chuck Dawson (a western), Zatara the Magician, Pep Morgan, reporter Scoop Scanlon, detective Tex Thompson and the serialization of Marco Polo’s adventures, among other features. Only Zatara, father of Zatanna the Magician, had any kind of a long career besides Superman.
WHO ARE WE?
Can you identify the people (real or fictitious) based upon the clue below?
We completed the first successful ascent of Mount Everest on May 29, 1953; making 2023 the 70th anniversary of that historic event.
(Sir, knighted later) Edmund Hillary of New Zealand and Tensing Norgay of Nepal.