Typical Tuesday: Trivia Recap

Listen.

All I got to say is “If you’re in Milwaukee and not spending your Monday nights playing trivia at the Red Dot, You’re missing out.” We had another banger crowd last night. The humidity was high, the sweat was sweating, and brains were getting bigged.

Plus now we’ve got this projector system that enables me to put up massive pictures of Emanuelle Chriqui.

So recap this shit. And be there next week at 8pm.

Round 1
The Simpsons

1. Who is the head of the Springfield Mafia?

2. What is Marge’s maiden name?

3. Who voices the characters Moe, Chief Wiggum, and The Comic Book Guy, among many others?

4. What new name, inspired by a hair dryer did Homer once choose for himself?

5. In episode 95 what doll does Lisa Simpson help create to positively influence young girls, a counterpart to Malibu Stacy?

Round 2
Art

6. Who drew The Vitruvian Man?

7. What artist are these works credited to?

8. In November of 2006, what Dreamworks founder sold, #5, 1948 and Woman III, fetching the two highest prices for works of art in history?

9. Owned by the Milwaukee Art Museum and coveted by museums such as the Louvre, who does this Francisco de Zurbaran painting depict?

10. Who painted Study after Velazquez’s Portrait of Pope Innocent X?

Round 3
Current Events

11. Tens of thousands of files related to the war in Afghanistan were recently leaked to what website?

12. Who was recently ousted as CEO of BP?

13. Name the New York congressman, once head of the Ways and Means committee, now the subject of ethics charges including failing to pay income tax earned from his Caribbean villa?

14. Kaing Guek Eav, aka Duch, was sentenced to 35 years in prison for commanding the S-21 prison, where more than 14,000 people entered and just more than a dozen survived. Under what regime did he serve?

15. Twenty-one people were crushed to death and more than 500 more were injured recently at what German music festival?

Round 4
Sports

16. Who was the first boxer to hold the IBF, WBA and WBC heavyweight titles simultaneously?

17. Who won the 2010 Tour de France?

18. In what Wisconsin town was Danica Patrick born?

19. Who is the last woman to win tennis’ grand slam, winning all four majors in the same calendar year?

20. Name the original six NHL teams

Round 5
Famous Nightclubs

21. What Minneapolis nightclub, identified by the 531 stars painted on it’s exterior, was originally a Greyhound bus station and was featured in the film Purple Rain?

22. What NYC night club originally intended to play country, blue grass and blues, but became known for The Ramones, Blondie and the Talking Heads?

23. On what West Hollywood street would you find the nightclubs Whisky-a-go-go, The Roxy Theater and The Viper Room?

24. Dinosaur Jr., Mr. Lif, the Minibosses, and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones have all recorded works called “Live at the Middle East.” What city is The Middle East in?

25. On February 20, 2003 a fire broke out during a Great White set and killed 100 people at what Warwick, RI nightclub?

Round 6
WTF

26. Visual

27. Visual

28. Visual

29. Visual

30. Visual

Round 7
Jazz

31. What Belgian guitar virtuoso popularized Gypsy Jazz?

32. Who released the albums Criss Cross, Straight, No Chaser, and Underground?

33. What style of Jazz is also one of the enemies of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?

34. What film director typically plays clarinet with the New Orleans Jazz Band every Monday at Manhattan’s Carlyle Hotel?

35. Composed by Fred Morton in 1905 and published in 1915, what is often considered the first Jazz arrangement to be published?

Round 8
Currency

36. What country’s currency is known as the ‘dong?’

37. Where in the US would you find the American Numismatic Association Money Museum, that houses the largest circulating numismatic library in the world?

38. Ragnheidour Jonsdottir appears on the 5000 kronur banknote of what country?

39. In what country could you pay with Havelbluete, Agusta, and Chiemgauer?

40. What artist is featured on the 100 Swiss Franc Banknote, with his sculpture L’ Homme que Marche I?

Round 9
Who dat?

41. River Phoenix

42. Wayne Brady

43. Emanuelle Chriqui

44. Karl Lagerfeld

45. Ke$ha

Round 10
Wild Card

46. Which of these East Side (Milwaukee) streets runs opposite the others: Frederick, Linnwood, Shepard?

47. What was the name of the TV reporter who befriended the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?

48. In what plant do you most commonly find Urushiol Oil?

49. In print and outdoor ads for watches what time is most likely displayed?

50. In the 1985 movie The Goonies, what was the name of One Eyed Willy’s ship?

Round 11
Westerns

51.Who portrayed ‘The Waco Kid’ in Blazing Saddles?

52. What Akira Kurosawa movie inspired the classic western The Magnificent Seven?

53. Who starred in the 1960 western Flaming Star?

54. Who directed A Fistfull of Dollars?

55. What character coined the phrase “Missouri Boatride?”

Round 12
Game Shows

56. A popular game show which presents contestants with the answer and asks them to provide the question.

57. On what 1980′s game show were contestants known to yell “Big money, big money, big money, no whammies, STOP?”

58. What game show inspired the internet acronym ‘ftw?’

59. What 1979-80 game show hosted by Jim Peck used the tagline “Who knows a man better, his wife or his secretary?”

60. Visual

Unrelated

I saw the press release today that Luke Mitrani is officially head-to-toe Volcom this winter. Which is good for the V.Co. and probably doesn’t matter to the B.Co. But yeah, it’s time we start thinking about winter on these 90degree days.

I also got some press release from DC regarding the Xgames, but that one just went directly into my trash.

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5 Responses to “Typical Tuesday: Trivia Recap”

  1. A MAN says:

    Round 1
    The Simpsons

    1. Who is the head of the Springfield Mafia? SNAKE?

    2. What is Marge’s maiden name? UNKNOWN

    3. Who voices the characters Moe, Chief Wiggum, and The Comic Book Guy, among many others? HARRY SHEARER

    4. What new name, inspired by a hair dryer did Homer once choose for himself? UNKNOWN

    5. In episode 95 what doll does Lisa Simpson help create to positively influence young girls, a counterpart to Malibu Stacy? JESUS IT’S JUST A TEEVEE SHOW

    Round 2
    Art

    6. Who drew The Vitruvian Man? LEONARDO DAVINCI

    7. What artist are these works credited to? LEONARDO DICAPRIO

    8. In November of 2006, what Dreamworks founder sold, #5, 1948 and Woman III, fetching the two highest prices for works of art in history? DAVID GEFFEN

    9. Owned by the Milwaukee Art Museum and coveted by museums such as the Louvre, who does this Francisco de Zurbaran painting depict? GAGA

    10. Who painted Study after Velazquez’s Portrait of Pope Innocent X? JESUS IT’S JUST A DRAWING

    Round 3
    Current Events

    11. Tens of thousands of files related to the war in Afghanistan were recently leaked to what website? WIKILEAKZ

    12. Who was recently ousted as CEO of BP? TONY HAYWOOD

    13. Name the New York congressman, once head of the Ways and Means committee, now the subject of ethics charges including failing to pay income tax earned from his Caribbean villa? IONO

    14. Kaing Guek Eav, aka Duch, was sentenced to 35 years in prison for commanding the S-21 prison, where more than 14,000 people entered and just more than a dozen survived. Under what regime did he serve? JESUS IT’S JUST A MASS MURDER

    15. Twenty-one people were crushed to death and more than 500 more were injured recently at what German music festival? LOVE PARADE

    Round 4
    Sports

    16. Who was the first boxer to hold the IBF, WBA and WBC heavyweight titles simultaneously? IONO IRON MIKE

    17. Who won the 2010 Tour de France? CONTADOR. I HEARD HE DIDN’T WIN A STAGE. WEAKMODE.

    18. In what Wisconsin town was Danica Patrick born? MINNEAPOLIS, MICHIGAN.

    19. Who is the last woman to win tennis’ grand slam, winning all four majors in the same calendar year? SERENA? SHE BAD.

    20. Name the original six NHL teams RONNIE, BOBBY, RICKY AND MIKE, RALPH AND JONNIE TOO. AND HARTFORD WHALERS.

    Round 5
    Famous Nightclubs

    21. What Minneapolis nightclub, identified by the 531 stars painted on it’s exterior, was originally a Greyhound bus station and was featured in the film Purple Rain? THE BUTTHOLE.

    22. What NYC night club originally intended to play country, blue grass and blues, but became known for The Ramones, Blondie and the Talking Heads? CBGB

    23. On what West Hollywood street would you find the nightclubs Whisky-a-go-go, The Roxy Theater and The Viper Room? MELROSE

    24. Dinosaur Jr., Mr. Lif, the Minibosses, and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones have all recorded works called “Live at the Middle East.” What city is The Middle East in? BORINGTOWN.

    25. On February 20, 2003 a fire broke out during a Great White set and killed 100 people at what Warwick, RI nightclub? WISHFUL THINKERS

    Round 6
    WTF

    26. Visual ANUS

    27. Visual WAKEBOARD FINGER

    28. Visual BROCKENSPECTER

    29. Visual ROGUE WAVE

    30. Visual TWIN ION ENGINE

    Round 7
    Jazz

    31. What Belgian guitar virtuoso popularized Gypsy Jazz? DJANGO REINHARDT

    32. Who released the albums Criss Cross, Straight, No Chaser, and Underground? THELONIOUS MONK

    33. What style of Jazz is also one of the enemies of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? BE BOP? IS IT FUCKIN BE BOP? I THINK IT’S BE BOP. WHOA.

    34. What film director typically plays clarinet with the New Orleans Jazz Band every Monday at Manhattan’s Carlyle Hotel? PROLLY WOODY ALLEN.

    35. Composed by Fred Morton in 1905 and published in 1915, what is often considered the first Jazz arrangement to be published? KENNY G OVERTURE

    Round 8
    Currency

    36. What country’s currency is known as the ‘dong?’ WHEREVER ALI G IS FROM

    37. Where in the US would you find the American Numismatic Association Money Museum, that houses the largest circulating numismatic library in the world? PROLLY WASHINGTON DC

    38. Ragnheidour Jonsdottir appears on the 5000 kronur banknote of what country? THAILAND LOOKIN ASS NYACKA

    39. In what country could you pay with Havelbluete, Agusta, and Chiemgauer? WE’LL SAY BELGIUM

    40. What artist is featured on the 100 Swiss Franc Banknote, with his sculpture L’ Homme que Marche I? ROMAN POLANSKI

    Round 9
    Who dat?

    41. River Phoenix PROBABLY AN UNDERGROUND RADAR OF A ROTTED MAN

    42. Wayne Brady DANCING

    43. Emanuelle Chriqui NAKED BROAD

    44. Karl Lagerfeld FUTUREMAN LOOKIN GUY

    45. Ke$ha ULTIMATE BECKY

    Round 10
    Wild Card

    46. Which of these East Side (Milwaukee) streets runs opposite the others: Frederick, Linnwood, Shepard? LINNWOOD

    47. What was the name of the TV reporter who befriended the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? AMY

    48. In what plant do you most commonly find Urushiol Oil? OIL IS FOUND ON SEA GRASSES ON THE LOUISIANA COAST

    49. In print and outdoor ads for watches what time is most likely displayed? OH MAN I SAW THIS RECENTLY, ALONG WITH THAT MOVIE SCREAM AND THE NEWSPAPER SHIT…I THINK IT’S 10:10. I AM ALMOST POSITIVE IT IS 10:10.

    50. In the 1985 movie The Goonies, what was the name of One Eyed Willy’s ship? FUCK.

    Round 11
    Westerns

    51.Who portrayed ‘The Waco Kid’ in Blazing Saddles? HAVE NOT SEEN

    52. What Akira Kurosawa movie inspired the classic western The Magnificent Seven? SEVEN SAMURAI. ALSO HAVE NOT SEEN.

    53. Who starred in the 1960 western Flaming Star? LIBERACE.

    54. Who directed A Fistfull of Dollars? SERGIO LEONE.

    55. What character coined the phrase “Missouri Boatride?” HAVE NOT SEEN.

    Round 12
    Game Shows

    56. A popular game show which presents contestants with the answer and asks them to provide the question. WHAT IS JEOPARDY. CLEVER WITH THE LEVELLES.

    57. On what 1980’s game show were contestants known to yell “Big money, big money, big money, no whammies, STOP?” PRESS YOUR LUCK. JENNY JONES, ETC.

    58. What game show inspired the internet acronym ‘ftw?’ TIC TAC DOUGH?

    59. What 1979-80 game show hosted by Jim Peck used the tagline “Who knows a man better, his wife or his secretary?” WOT.

    60. Visual WINK MARTINDALE’S BELLYBUTTON

    FUCK THIS SHIT IS GETTING HARDER FOR ME BECAUSE I ONLY REALLY LISTEN TO SOUL JAZZ AND I DONT KNOW FROM ART AND I DO NOT GIVE TWO SHITS ABOUT THE ENTIRE MIDWEST OR WHATEVER YOU WANT TO CALL YOUR LIVING IN AREA

  2. A MAN says:

    AND, BY THE WAY, IT’S BIG BUX BIG BUX NO WHAMMIES STOP. NOTHING ABOUT BIG MONEY. STILL JENNY JONES, ETC THO.

  3. Chantha says:

    4. Max Power
    15. Love Parade
    21. First Avenue
    22. CBGB?
    24. Boston
    33. Be-bop

    I am not sure how round nine works.

    47. April O’Neill
    56. Jeopardy

    that is all i got. weak.

  4. rumorator says:

    You need to step up your game.

    In the words of a tee-shirt worn by a 7th grade football player in 1990-97, “If you can’t run with the big dogs, it’s best to stick to fucking the kitchen help while they whip up some blue cheese, arugula and walnut salad.”

    Man, those shirts were rad.

  5. Brooke says:

    No google this time. Let’s see how i do.

    Round 1
    The Simpsons

    1. Who is the head of the Springfield Mafia? Fat Tony

    2. What is Marge’s maiden name? Bouvier

    3. Who voices the characters Moe, Chief Wiggum, and The Comic Book Guy, among many others? Hank Azaria

    4. What new name, inspired by a hair dryer did Homer once choose for himself? Max Power

    5. In episode 95 what doll does Lisa Simpson help create to positively influence young girls, a counterpart to Malibu Stacy? Lisa Lionheart

    Round 2
    Art

    Fuck art

    Round 3
    Current Events

    11. Tens of thousands of files related to the war in Afghanistan were recently leaked to what website? Wikipedia

    12. Who was recently ousted as CEO of BP? Tony Hayward

    13. Name the New York congressman, once head of the Ways and Means committee, now the subject of ethics charges including failing to pay income tax earned from his Caribbean villa? Rod Blagoavich or John Kerry

    14. Kaing Guek Eav, aka Duch, was sentenced to 35 years in prison for commanding the S-21 prison, where more than 14,000 people entered and just more than a dozen survived. Under what regime did he serve? Communism!

    15. Twenty-one people were crushed to death and more than 500 more were injured recently at what German music festival? I forget the name, but I read the article. does that count?

    Round 4
    Sports

    16. Who was the first boxer to hold the IBF, WBA and WBC heavyweight titles simultaneously? Mike Tyson

    17. Who won the 2010 Tour de France? Not Lance Armstrong, so who the fuck cares

    18. In what Wisconsin town was Danica Patrick born? Godaddyville

    19. Who is the last woman to win tennis’ grand slam, winning all four majors in the same calendar year? One of the williams sisters, pretending to be the other one

    20. Name the original six NHL teams- the mapleleafs, the mounties, the syrup eaters, the exaggerated o’s and the canadiennes

    Round 5
    Famous Nightclubs

    21. What Minneapolis nightclub, identified by the 531 stars painted on it’s exterior, was originally a Greyhound bus station and was featured in the film Purple Rain? fuck the midwest

    22. What NYC night club originally intended to play country, blue grass and blues, but became known for The Ramones, Blondie and the Talking Heads? CBGBs

    23. On what West Hollywood street would you find the nightclubs Whisky-a-go-go, The Roxy Theater and The Viper Room? Um, ventura blvd

    24. Dinosaur Jr., Mr. Lif, the Minibosses, and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones have all recorded works called “Live at the Middle East.” What city is The Middle East in? Boston!

    25. On February 20, 2003 a fire broke out during a Great White set and killed 100 people at what Warwick, RI nightclub? I remember 2003, does that count?

    Round 6
    WTF

    26. Visual

    27. Visual

    28. Visual

    29. Visual

    30. Visual

    Round 7
    Jazz

    31. What Belgian guitar virtuoso popularized Gypsy Jazz? Gypsy Jazz is not popular

    32. Who released the albums Criss Cross, Straight, No Chaser, and Underground? I’d hardly call Kris Kross jazz

    33. What style of Jazz is also one of the enemies of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? Shredder!

    34. What film director typically plays clarinet with the New Orleans Jazz Band every Monday at Manhattan’s Carlyle Hotel?

    35. Composed by Fred Morton in 1905 and published in 1915, what is often considered the first Jazz arrangement to be published?

    Round 8
    Currency

    36. What country’s currency is known as the ‘dong?’ hehe, dong.

    37. Where in the US would you find the American Numismatic Association Money Museum, that houses the largest circulating numismatic library in the world? DC

    38. Ragnheidour Jonsdottir appears on the 5000 kronur banknote of what country? Canada

    39. In what country could you pay with Havelbluete, Agusta, and Chiemgauer?

    40. What artist is featured on the 100 Swiss Franc Banknote, with his sculpture L’ Homme que Marche I?

    Round 9
    Who dat?

    41. River Phoenix

    42. Wayne Brady

    43. Emanuelle Chriqui

    44. Karl Lagerfeld

    45. Ke$ha

    Round 10
    Wild Card

    46. Which of these East Side (Milwaukee) streets runs opposite the others: Frederick, Linnwood, Shepard? NOT FAIR

    47. What was the name of the TV reporter who befriended the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? I used to watch that show in the 80s, that was a long time ago

    48. In what plant do you most commonly find Urushiol Oil? Aloe

    49. In print and outdoor ads for watches what time is most likely displayed? 6 pm

    50. In the 1985 movie The Goonies, what was the name of One Eyed Willy’s ship? damn i should know this one. i’ve been to the house and everything. fail.

    Round 11
    Westerns

    Nope

    Round 12
    Game Shows

    56. A popular game show which presents contestants with the answer and asks them to provide the question. JEOPARDY!

    57. On what 1980’s game show were contestants known to yell “Big money, big money, big money, no whammies, STOP?”

    58. What game show inspired the internet acronym ‘ftw?’

    59. What 1979-80 game show hosted by Jim Peck used the tagline “Who knows a man better, his wife or his secretary?”

    60. Visual

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