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#1 Valium

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 02:19 PM

Serial killer: Marc Dutroux

Sportsperson: Eddy Merckx

Cartoonist: Herge

Painter: Rene Magritte

Actor : Benoit Poelvoorde

Chansonier: Jaques Brel

 

famous item you probably didn't kow that is was from Belgium: Johnny Galecki

 



#2 Moving Target

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 02:38 PM

Soldier: Marshal Ney

Actor: Audrey Hepburn

Potato-based staple: French fries

Cartographer: Gerardus Mercator

Inventor of instruments: Adolphe Sax

Hypothesiser of the Big Bang: Georges Lemaître

Pop star: Plastic Bertrand

Battle: Ypres

#3 chemistry1973

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 03:11 PM

Best Movie: In Bruges

#4 Slim

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 03:22 PM

Always thought of Belgium as a sort of alternative France.



#5 Always the Winner

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 04:09 PM

Miserable fat Belgian bastards!

Hey...where's Perry?


#6 Moving Target

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 08:09 PM

Football

Always thought of Belgium as a sort of alternative France.


Apart from the Alt-Dutch bit.

Footballer: Eden Hazard. A name which always puts me in mind of the apple Eve gave Adam.

#7 SJS

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 09:50 PM

Patriot:  Valium


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#8 nickslikk2112

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 10:09 PM

Beer: could probably pick a different one for every day of the year.

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Old Rush Good, New Rush Bad!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


#9 Greg

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Posted 25 September 2018 - 10:22 PM

Best Belgian Formula 1 driver - Jacky Ickx

 

Best Belgian Waffle - The Belgian Waffle



#10 baldiepete

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Posted 26 September 2018 - 07:04 AM

Greatest Belgian Plastic - Plastic Bertrand (or maybe Bakelite)

#11 Three Eyes

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Posted 26 September 2018 - 10:45 AM

GOAT: Belgian waffles vs. French toast 


Hey there goes Alex. He's loaded with money. Wow he's really set himself up great.


#12 Wandering Hermit

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Posted 26 September 2018 - 12:06 PM

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#13 Moving Target

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Posted 26 September 2018 - 05:36 PM

Greatest Belgian Plastic - Plastic Bertrand (or maybe Bakelite)


Ça plane pour moi, Pete.

#14 Greg

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Posted 26 September 2018 - 06:43 PM

^^ I forgot about that guy!

 

I was a big fan of the Belgian style of dance music in the 80s called New Beat.  Lots of cool stuff came out back then, much of it from the Boccaccia nightclub in Brussels that defined the style.  Entering flashback zone now...



#15 Valium

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Posted 24 October 2018 - 08:51 AM

Greatest criminals: https://www.bbc.com/...europe-45958404






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