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by Chris Played by Charles Berman from The Mad Trivia Party at 10:01 PM on 12·18·2012

DOC SONIC

Who was the first guest on the first Muppet show?
What year was the telegraph invented?
What is the capitol of New Zealand?
What was the last volcano to erupt in the continental US and when was it?
What is octanitrocubane?
Who was Disney’s first choice to do the music for The Lion King?
How much does it cost the US mint to make each penny?
What was musician Tom Lehrer’s day job?
Sing us the theme song to Mystery Science Theater 3000

CHRIS PLAYED BY CHARLES BERMAN

1. What is the difference between an omnibus and a blunderbuss?
2. What is the origin of the expression “to drink the Kool-Aid?”
3. How do Australians refer to the unsettled wilderness areas of their country?
4. Name a movie with Bela Lugosi in it.
Bonus: Where was he from?
5. What crime other than murder can get you the death penalty in the United States?
6. What sort of job does a carny do?
7. How many trains were stolen in the Great Train Robbery?
8. How did the fast food chain Arby’s get its name?
9. What is the name of the oldest human skeleton?
10. In Crime and Punishment, what is the crime and what is the punishment?
11. What is the word “camera” short for?
Bonus: What does it mean?
12. What were the Collyer Brother known for?
What about the Ritz Brothers?
13. Why is the shift key called “shift?”
14. The Panama Canal is officially part of what country?
15. What do you call the folded over flaps of fabric on the front fo a coat or jacket?
16. Describe the plot of the TV series “The Avengers.”
17. Sen. Gary Condit became well known for what?
18. What was Don Quixote’s first name?
19. Since 1953, very few shirts have been manufactured using fisticuffs. Why?
20. What is felt made of?
21. Who was Diogenes?
22. Why does the magician Penn Jillette always wear red nail polish on only one of his fingernails.
23. Around Christmastime, many Spaniards pay tribute to someone called “Santa Maria” instead of Santa Clause. Why and who is this?
24. What is postmodernism?
25. In the past of you had, grippe, consumption, female hysteria, brain fever, ptomaine poisoning, dropsy, a nervous breakdown, rheumatism, hydrophobia, mongolism, infantile paralysis, catarrh, lumbago, ague, dyspepsia, or falling sickness what did you have?

RED HAIRRING

1. Elizabeth Taylor became the first actress to what during the filming of Cleopatra?

2. What garment was the most expensive that MGM designer Helen Rose?

3. How many times does Tyler in the movie Fight Club show up before we clearly see him?

4. How many takes did the opening breakup scene between Jesse Eisenberg and Rooney Mara in
the Social Network?

5. What is the first DC animated feature film to showcase the story of Jason Todd?

6. Who has played Batman for the longest length of time?

7. Who has played the Joker for the longest length of time?

8. Who was the first choice to play Indiana Jones?

9. How much larger was the Death Star II than the first one?

10. What song does HAL from 2001: A Space Odyssey sing at the end of the film?

EDGAR ALLEN

1. What year was the battle of Hastings?

2. What year/decade was the first energy drink made and where was it made?

3. Who was Stephen Sondheim’s neighbor?

4. What does the word “geek” mean in Portuguese?

5. Who was the original actor set to play Marty McFly in Back to the Future?

6. Which spice is poisonous if injected intravenously?

7.. What color is a mirror?

8. When did popcorn gain its popularity as a movie theater snack?

9. What is unique about the King of Hearts in a deck of hearts?
H

10. What is the only word that ends in mt?

DUMPSWITCH JONES SAYS

- What was the title bequeathed to the month of May in 1995?

- How much was Marlon Brando paid for one extra day of filming on Apocalypse now?

- Instagram recently updated their user terms of service. What new part is the internet angry about?

- Name a company that would utilize this new policy.

- What country has the highest per-capita population of donut shops?

- How many children does Dennis Rodman claim to be the oldest of?

- How many children does his father claim the number to be?

- Break Bad for a point.

- Bad Genie

- Bad Superpower

- Bad Ice Cream Flavors

From the Caffeine Kid:
1. What star of the British cult film “Withnail & I” will guest-star on the Christmas episode of “Doctor Who” one week from tonight?
2. His costar in “Withnail & I” has a “Doctor Who” connection, too. Name the actor and his link.
3. What president decorated the first White House Christmas tree?
4. Every year, the city of Oslo, Norway, sends a Christmas tree to Westminster, England. Why?
5. How is Christmas celebrated on “Futurama”?
6. Everybody knows that Santa’s 9th reindeer is called Rudolph. What were two alternate names that songwriter Robert L. May considered when composing “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer”?
7. According to the Guinness World Records, what was the age of the oldest-ever housecat when it died?
8. The teachings of what Indian mystic inspired the Bobby McFerrin song “Don’t Worry, Be Happy”?
9. In honor of the late Larry Hagman, sing the theme song to either “I Dream of Jeannie” or “Dallas.”

REDBEARD

1. What is the only continent that is naturally home to no placental mamals?

2. What is the only marsupial inhabiting North America?

3. What is a male Kangaroo called?

4. A platypus is a Monotreme, name the other extant group of Monotremes.

5. What rare sense do dolphins and platypi share, making them unique among mamals?

6. What is the closest genetic realative to the whale that lives on land?

7. What mammal houses the largest brain on the planet?

8. What is a drop bear?

9. What does a Koala drink?

10. What does the “57” on a bottle of Heinz Tomato Ketchup?

11. What kind of food are astronauts not allowed to eat before going into space?

by Doc Sonic from Sonic Research Labs at 9:51 PM on 12·18·2012

Who was the first guest on the first Muppet show?

What year was the telegraph invented?

What is the capitol of New Zealand?

What was the last volcano to erupt in the continental US and when was it?

What is octanitrocubane?

Who was Disney’s first choice to do the music for The Lion King?

How much does it cost the US mint to make each penny?

What was musician Tom Lehrer’s day job?

Sing us the theme song to Mystery Science Theater 3000

by Soma from Blizzard of Awesome at 4:27 PM on 12·18·2012

———Soma———
Icky Thump – White Stripes

D is for Dangerous – Arctic Monkeys
Jump into the Fog – The Wombats
Maps – Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Favourite Food – Tokyo Police Club
Favourite Colour – Tokyo Police Club
All the Pretty Girls – Fun.

Children of the Grave – Black Sabbath
Foxy Lady – Jimi Hendrix
Arlandria – Foo Fighters
If 6 was 9 – Jimi Hendrix
Fire – Jimi Hendrix

O Tannenbaum – Vince Guaraldi Trio
Run Ruldolph Run – Chuck Berry
In the Cold, Cold Night – Tracey Thorn
Another Christmas Song – Stephen Colbert

You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch – Thurl Ravenscroft
The Christmas Song – Frank Sinatra
Baby, Its cold outside – Little Hurricane
Santa Stole My Lady – Fitz and the Tantrums

Greensleeves – Vince Guaraldi Trio
Wonderful Christmastime – The Shins
Blue Christmas – She and Him
Senor Santa – Y La Bamba
It’s Beginning To Look Like Christmas – Fruit Bats

Linus and Lucy – Vince Guaraldi Trio

———Rev. Craig———
Merry Christmas,Happy Holidays-
N*Sync
Fashion Zombies-The Aquabats
Last Christmas-Jimmy Eat World
The Funeral-Band OF Horses
Shake Up Christmas-Train
Lay Me Down-The Dirty Heads
Santa Baby-Taylor Swift
The Only One-Ra
Christmas Must Be Something More-Taylor Swift
Last Train Home-Lost Prophets
Merry Christmas Baby-Bruce Springsteen
Feliz Navidad-Celine Dion
Online-Brad Paisley
I Wish Everyday Could Be Christmas-Jon Bon Jovi
Flyover States-Jason Aldean
Please Come Home for Christmas-The Eagles
Peace in Our Time-Eddie Money
Must Be Santa-Bob Dylan

Blizzard Rating: Snowy Christmas

Last Goodbye – Ke$ha
Only Wanna Dance with You – Ke$ha
Past Lives – Ke$ha
I knew You were Trouble – Taylor Swift
22 – Taylor Swift

by Doc Mordechi from Fly By Night Radio at 2:52 AM on 12·18·2012

Artist: Song (Album)
1. Tigerweather: Love Crazy (Lani)
2. Leadbelly: Midnight Special (When the Sun Goes Down: Volume 1 (Walk Right In)
3. Astronautalis: Back in the USSR (Minnesota Beatles Project Volume 4)
4. Yardbirds: You’re a Better Man than I (Move On Up)
5. TV Snow: Underground (Red)
6. The Last Royals: Only the Brave (The Last Royals EP)
7. Avett Brothers: Live and Die (This is 40 Movie Soundtrack)
8. Nina Simone: To Love Somebody (The Future is Unwritten)
9. The Lee Boys: I’m Not Tired (Testify)
10. Lightning Hopkins: : Let’s Move (Let’s Move)
11. The Acorn: Suffragette City (Paper Bag Records vs. Ziggy Stardust)
12. Cub Scouts: Do You Hear (Told You So)
13. Jimi Hendrix: All Along the Watchtower (12 inch single)
14. Led Zeppelin: Stairway to Heaven (Celebration Day)
15. Johnny Cash: Bridge Over Troubled Waters (American IV: The Man Comes Around)
16. Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup: Dust My Broom (When the Sun Goes Down Volume 4: That’s All Right)
17. MC 900 Foot Jesus: The City Sleeps (Rare on Air Volume 2)
18. Mountain Goats: Lovecraft in Brooklyn (Heretic Pride)
19. Jimmy Crawford Dance Orchestra: The Mooch (Sweeping the Clouds Away)
20. The Temptations: Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (Legends of Soul)
21. Indicator, Indicator: January First (Indicator, Indicator EP)
22. Alex Vans: Chase the Night (DJ Booth)
23. Ginger Baker: Alamout (Middle Passages)
24. Feedback Revival: Memphis Guns (Hell and High Water)
25. Punch Brothers: Icarus Smicarus (Ahoy! EP)
26. Interpol: Leif Erikson (Turn On the Bright Lights 10th anniversary edition)
27. Ravi Shankar: Twilight Mood (West Meets East: The Historic Shankar/Menuhin Sessions)

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