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Beatles Trivia - Even Easier!
15 September 2020
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It was in three pieces, held together with thumbtacks and leftover ketchup from lunch. He'd accidentally dropped it down the stairs just before the recording session, and couldn't be bothered to go through the trouble of getting another one.

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Where does WeepingAtlasCedars come up with stuff like this? a-hard-days-night-john-6paul-mccartney-thumb_gifpaul-mccartney-thumb_gifpaul-mccartney-thumb_gif

Seeing as that post was made at about 12:28am, it all comes from a slightly loopy, late-night brain. a-hard-days-night-george-10

Which of the chocolates in a box of Mackintosh's Good News was George's favourite, and why?

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WeepingAtlasCedars said

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Where does WeepingAtlasCedars come up with stuff like this? a-hard-days-night-john-6paul-mccartney-thumb_gifpaul-mccartney-thumb_gifpaul-mccartney-thumb_gif

Seeing as that post was made at about 12:28am, it all comes from a slightly loopy, late-night brain. a-hard-days-night-george-10

Well, you'll have to let me borrow it sometime. I lose mine around 10:30pm. a-hard-days-night-george-10

Which of the chocolates in a box of Mackintosh's Good News was George's favourite, and why?  

The one labelled "War Is Over". The best news. a-hard-days-night-george-4

Unfortunately, this chocolate headline contained some fine print which smudged or melted before George could read it. What was the subheading of the "War Is Over" chocolate?

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Unfortunately, this chocolate headline contained some fine print which smudged or melted before George could read it. What was the subheading of the "War Is Over" chocolate?

 

It originally said: " Sticky candy of highest grade", but , due to the smudging, looked more like: "A lucky man who made the grade"

 

What Beatles song could be rewritten today to cover the events of Covid 19?

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"I Feel Bad" from their debut album "Please Freeze Me".

What other tracks did it have?

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"I Feel Bad" from their debut album "Please Freeze Me".

What other tracks did it have?

  

The opening track was "I Saw Her Standing There (Six Feet Away)". One iconic feature of that song was the count in - one, two, three, "cough".

What other tracks did it have?

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Twist And Shout on Thursday for the NHS. The inspiration was Boris Johnson's campaign for people to get in shape  so they could fight Covid better if they were infected.

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Love me flu. Written when George got the flu so he did't go to school that week.

Which tracks were discarded?

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Twist And Shout on Thursday for the NHS. The inspiration was Boris Johnson's campaign for people to get in shape  so they could fight Covid better if they were infected.
 

The weirdest thing happened, just as I read this I looked up and saw a couple who looked rather out of shape plodding down the road, presumably in an attempt to get into better shape. SERENDIPPITY. a-hard-days-night-george-4

Carry on with your regularly scheduled programming, everyone. ahdn_paul_06

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Which tracks were discarded?  

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Which tracks were discarded?

  

I Wanna Be Your Mask was discarded and given to the Rolling Stones, who released it as their first single.  It initially failed to chart but went to Number One for one day (10/31) when re-recorded with Keith Richards on his first lead vocal. It was released with an eerily accurate future rendition of Keith's face on a rare picture sleeve.  Pregnant women, those with heart conditions, and small children were warned not to look at it. 

 

Which tracks were discarded?

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Which tracks were discarded?

  

Get (far) Back was considered too antisocial. Also, From Me To You was banned as it hinted at an admission of where the virus came from.

 

What song(s) would feature in a Beatles / Monkeys crossover movie?

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