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Each Thursday Lindsay and I play trivia with a group of friends at a local bar.  Two of our friends are moving away so it was the last night they would be playing with the team.  We wanted to send them out with a victory and we were tied for first for the final question!   The final question is worth up to 15 points.   You can bet zero if the question seems too hard.  Here’s the catch, if you get it wrong you lose the amount of points you bet.

Here’s the question:

Put these events in order of when they happened:

PG-13 becomes an official rating for movies

Pan Am Flight 103 is shot down over Lockerbie, Scotland

Wrestle Mania begins

IBM introduces the personal computer
 
Yikes! 

The only clue was that all these events happened in the 1980s.  Are you kidding me?!   We all started to panic because we really wanted to win this week to send Jen and Ryan off in style.  We finally decided to risk zero points.  This could be bad because a team behind us could leap frog us into first with a correct answer.

In the end, no one got the question correct!  We won.  We admit it was sort of like taking a knee at the end of a football game, but a win is a win!

By the way, the correct order was:
  1. IBM Computer
  2. PG-13
  3. Wrestle Mania
  4. Pan AM Flight 103


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