Friday 5 for June 23: Don’t Go There

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  1. Where were you forbidden (or too frightened) to go when you were growing up, and why?
  2. What’s the naughtiest thing you’ve done in the past couple of years?
  3. Under what circumstances have you gone into a place you knew you weren’t supposed to enter?
  4. Which aisle in your supermarket do you just about never go down?
  5. Not counting traffic situations, when did you last willfully disobey something you read on a sign?

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Friday 5 for June 16: Questions Created Very Quickly Late Friday Morning

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Friday totally snuck up on me, somehow.  Oops!

  1. What are you reading?
  2. What are you listening to?
  3. Anything amusing or strange happen to you recently?
  4. What’s cookin’?
  5. What was your contribution to your most recent potluck?

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Friday 5 for June 9: Tiny Gestures

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  1. What might you put in a small, pretty glass bottle as a romantic gift to someone?
  2. Someone you care very much for is leaving for a long time but will be back. What small object (not a photo) might you give him or her to remember you by?
  3. If you were to leave a small mark in your current residence, as lasting evidence that you lived there, what would you leave, and where would you leave it?
  4. What would you like to toss into the fires of Mount Doom?
  5. Those adopt-a-star things are gimmicky rip-offs, but if they weren’t, and someone gave you one as a gift, what would you name it?

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Friday 5 for June 2: Straight No Chaser

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  1. What keeps you on the straight and narrow?
  2. Who in your life is a real straight shooter?
  3. How straight are your teeth and hair?
  4. What’s a good song with the word straight in its lyrics or title?
  5. What’s something that needs straightening?

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Friday 5 for May 26: MVP

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  1. What’s the most important single ingredient in trail mix?
  2. What’s the most important single topping in a taco?
  3. What’s the coolest instrument in an orchestra?
  4. What’s your favorite animal at the zoo?
  5. Which are the best pieces in a sampler box of chocolates?

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Friday 5 for May 19: Malfunction Junction

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  1. When have you had a wardrobe malfunction?
  2. When did you last have a problem with your alarm clock?
  3. What was your most recent computer problem, and what was the fix?
  4. What’s something about cars you know specifically because you had to have one repaired?
  5. Have you had any brain malfunctions this week?

Friday 5 for May 12: Guestimation

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  1. How well do you adjust to sleeping in an unfamiliar place?
  2. When were you recently someone’s guest, and when were you recently someone’s host?
  3. What’s the ickiest place where you’ve ever showered or bathed?
  4. What’s something you don’t need but insist on taking when you travel?
  5. Who’s got a comfy couch?

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Friday 5 for May 5: Over/Under

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  1. What’s a film you consider overrated, and what’s a related or similar film you consider underrated?
  2. What’s overrated about the area in which you live, and what’s underrated about it?
  3. Whose talent or skill is overrated, and whose is underrated?
  4. What item in the supermarket is overrated, and what’s underrated?
  5. What’s utterly terrific except for one or two things?

If you need some help with #1, here’s a list of the 100 highest rated films on Rotten Tomatoes, and here is a display of films with Tomato Ratings from 10% to 0%.  Next to “Genre: All” is a pull-down menu with sliders so you can adjust the ratings range of the titles you want to browse.  Move the right-hand portion of the slider to adjust the ceiling.  Keep playing with it until you find something you think is underrated.  🙂

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Friday 5 for April 28: Bizarro Cliché

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  1. The Magic Word is “please,” but what’s the magic gesture?
  2. “Big D” is Dallas, but where is Big G?
  3. Elvis Presley is the King of Rock and Roll, but who’s the king of your personal music collection?
  4. The motherland is wherever you consider your family’s origins, but what’s the cousinland?
  5. CBS calls itself the Tiffany Network, but what would you call the Walmart Network?

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Friday 5 for April 21: Ssssssh!

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Sorry for the late questions.  Friday just snuck up on me!  Um, again.

  1. What’s something sneaky you’ve recently done?
  2. Who or what do you feel the need to tiptoe around?
  3. What’s the dirty secret about the field in which you work?
  4. What was the subject or your last whispered conversation?
  5. What’s recently snuck up on you?

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