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CRI
   means   
Cranial-Rectal Inversion (head-up-ass Syndrome)
Unified Theory
   is described as   
Theory That Describes All Matter and All Forces in a Single Theoretical Structure
Platillo Moros Y Cristianos
   comes from   
Cuba
Also: Ajiaco
Cripple Creek, Deadwood, Yukon, Sutter’s Mill
   are all   
Gold-mining Camps
Presumed Innocent (1990)
   has the last line:   
“There Was a Crime, There Was a Victim, and There is Punishment.”
Bowled, Stumped, Run Out, LBW
   are all   
Cricketing Dismissals
Of course there are others like hitting the wicket…
Writing
   in Portuguese is   
Escrita
Scribbleomania
   is an obsession with   
Scribbling
Double Jeopardy
   is the legal term for   
A Person Being Prosecuted Twice for the Same Crime
Prohibited by the 5th amendment to U.S. constitution
Express Scripts Inc
   is represented as   
ESRX
_____ Tide
   contains the colour   
Crimson
1962
   was the year   
The Cuban Missile Crisis Occurred
Standoff over Soviet bases in Cuba. Known as the Caribbean Crisis in Russia.
Hydrography
   is defined as   
The Measurement and Description of Any Waters
The scientific description and analysis of the physical characteristics of Earth's surface waters, including temperature, salinity, oxygen saturation, and the chemical content of water. Oceanography (the study of saltwater bodies) and limnology (the study of freshwater bodies) are subsets of hydrography.
Plea
   is   
The Formal Answer to a Criminal Charge
Michael Crichton
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Based on the 1969 Novel and penned under John Lange
Battery
   is defined as   
A Crime of Intentional Physical Harm
Bartolomeo Cristofori
   was/were the first   
To Build a “modern” Piano
1698
The Crips and the Bloods
   is   
Gere Gangs That Were Originally Formed in Prisons.
Victimology
   is the study of   
Victims of Crime
Buffalo Intake Crib Lighthouse
   is located in   
The U.S.A.
1908 - New York
Alexandre Dumas
   wrote   
The Count of Monte Cristo
1844 - 1886. An adventure story of justice, vengeance, mercy, and forgiveness based on a true story. It is often considered to be, along with The Three Musketeers, Dumas' most popular work. It is also among the highest selling books of all time.
Entrapment
   is the legal term for   
Inducing Someone to Commit a Crime That They May Not Have Committed Without Inducement
The act of any governmental agent
Florence Nightingale
   was   
An English Nurse During the Crimean War
The lady with the lamp. She founded the first school of nursing in Britain. Using mortality and recovery statistics she demonstrated the necessity of hygeine in a hospital setting.
Plea Bargain
   is the legal term for   
Mutually Agreed Upon Settlement of a Criminal Case Between Prosecutor, Defense Attorney and Judge
Plea Bargain
   is defined as   
A Negotiation Between the Defense and Prosecution That Settles a Criminal Case
The defendant typically pleads guilty to a lesser crime in exchange for a guaranteed sentence that is shorter than what the defendant could face if convicted at tria.
Criticise
   is an antonym of   
Praise
Michael Crichton
   wrote   
Jurassic Park
1990. A bestseller and Michael Crichton's signature novel. Cautionary tale on biological tinkering. Dinosaurs are genetically recreated and run amok.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience
   released the single   
The Wind Cries Mary
1965; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
Sacrifice Bunt
   means   
 Toque De Sacrificio
Spanish
Crisps
   in American would be   
Potato Chips
China
   is the site of   
Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing
Jiminy Cricket
   is in   
'Pinocchio' Movie
Disney film. A cricket
Post Scriptum
   means   
After What Has Been Written
P.S.
Isaac Newton
   was   
The Describer of Universal Gravitation and the Three Laws of Motion
In his 1687 publication the ]Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica'
Father Ted
   featured the character   
Father Ted Crilly
Played by Dermot Morgan
Scriptophobia
   is an acute fear of   
Writing in Public
Criminology
   is the study of   
Crime
Alexandre Dumas
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Based on the book
Cosmography
   is defined as   
A Description of the World or Universe
Deciduous
   means   
Descriptive of Things That Shed
Bio Leaves dropping from trees, animals losing antlers
Court
   is missing from the title of   
In The ___ of The Crimson King
King Crimson (1969)
Robbery (1967)
   has the tagline   
Who Says Crime Doesn't Pay? 3 Million Pounds Says It Does!
Mare Crisium
   is known in English as   
Sea of Crises
Setting for Arthur C. Clarke's 1951 short story "The Sentinel"
Chirping
   is missing from the title of   
The ___ Crickets
Buddy Holly (1957)
Pinocchio
   has the sidekick   
Jiminy Cricket
Tasked by the Blue Fairy to act as Pinocchio's conscience.
King Crimson
   released the album   
In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969)
Carmine, Cerise, Sangria, Vermillion, Crimson, Maroon
   are all   
Shades of Red
Hood
   is   
A Thug or Criminal
Arid
   is   
Descriptive of Extremely Dry Climates
Opposite of humid






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