The Mad Trivia Party

with Chris Played by Charles Berman

Where we get mad, and you get trivial!


Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. What is/are platyplodes?

2. What is both a kind of lake and a part of the body?

3. Name someone who wrote both a film score and a symphony?

4. What is 1/100 of a Canadian dollar called?

- What is 1/100 of a Mexican peso called?

5. Chickpeas are also known as what kind of beans?

6. What has the slogan “New York’s Picture Newspaper?”

7. What kind of organization can give a person the title Master of Arts?

8. Why are there leap years?

9. One of the most popular songs of the 1940s was “Pennsylvania 6 – 5000.” What did the title refer to?

10. What do the letters “TDC” mean after a signature?

11. Name a lost TV show or film.

- Even though the recording of the forst superbowl is not lost, why is it diffiuclt to get a chance to watch it?

12. What are justified margins?

13. What is a gold glove?

14. Name a movie famous for being bad.

15. Name a set of cartoon siblings.

16. Who owns all the liquor stores in Pennsylvania?

17. What is a neologism?

18. What is Inspector Spacetime?

19. Who was the star of The George Gobel Show?

- Who was the star of the The Larry Sanders Show?

20. What is both a way to travel and an infinite abstract space?

21. What does bleach taste like?

22. Name something only one of us has read/heard/seen.

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails?

Twitch the Intern

1. Happy Chinese New Year, the Year of the Monkey! What year is this on the Chinese calendar?

2. After singing the National Anthem at Super Bowl 50, people were comparing the look of Lady Gaga to that of…what?

3. Which ‘Archie comics’ character has just come out as being “asexual”?

4. Actor Jeff Bridges turned down which film role, later made famous by Harrison Ford?

5. In the Nathaniel Hawthorne classic, what letter was “The Scarlet Letter”? (BONUS: What did the letter stand for originally in the story?)

6. What is a gathering of witches called?

7. Terry Gene Bollea is better known by what professional wrestling name?

8. How many letters are there in the Hebrew alphabet? In the Greek alphabet?

9. Name an animal closely related to a jellyfish.

10. What was the name given to the 3-eyed fish on ‘The Simpsons’? What was the name of the elephant Bart wins on a radio contest?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

What is the nickname of the most current Android version?

Who is the first author to become a billionaire from writing?

Who was Ronald Reagan’s first wife?

Who invented Tobasco Sauce?

Where is the Volleyball Hall Of Fame Located?

Is This A Band?

Accident Prone Haystack Jugglers

Exploding White Mice

Bruce and the Kangaroo Kult

Cheerful Calamity

The Dreaded Stain

Vikings of Sycamore County

Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. Name a monarch whose name is not written with a Roman numeral after it.

2. What does the word “mesers” mean?

3. What village is referred to by the title of The Village Voice?

4. What is both a kind of priest and a kind of baseball player?

5. Name someone who has played Sherlock Holmes.

6. What does the word “sombrero” mean in Spansih?

- What does the word “salsa” mean in Spanish?

- What does the word “queso” mean in Spanish?

7. In 1932, why did many German citizens come to belive that Hiter was not actually from Germany?

8. What is a frigate?

9. What is 1/100 of a Euro called?

10. What is the difference between freezing and congealing?

11. What does “a la mode” mean in English?

12. Name a TV series that was originally transmitted in balck and white as well as color.

13. Name a place that was named after a Native American tribe.

14. Who is going to be pictured on the 2016 version of a 20 dollar bill?

15. What was Winston Churchill’s job before he was Prime Minister?

16. Why are there rainbows?

17. In what country was the War of the Roses fought?

18. In what decade did “under God” get added to the Pledge of Allegiance?

- In what decade did “in God we trust” get added to US money?

19. What is the former Broome County Library building going to be used for?

20. Who can get into the baseball hall of fame other than baseball players?

21. What is both a part of the body and a paper product?

21. How did Rich David get so rich?

22. Name something only one of us has read/heard/seen.

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

A hook and loop fastener is better known as what?

Who killed Count Rugen?

In 1954 Dr. Roger Bannister did what for the first time?

What is a group of Rhino’s called?

Molotov cocktails were first used in what country after being invaded by the Soviets?

Is This A Band?

The Young Stains

The God Of Thunder Motel Lounge Band

When People Were Shorter And Lived Near The Water

Jumbotron Tombstone

The Pointless Five Plus One

Billion Dollar Vultures

Twitch the Intern

1. Who was the first US president to ride in an automobile?

2. Who holds the record for the most career rushing yards in Super Bowl history?

3. Where is Grant’s Tomb?

4. The world’s largest known bat colony lives in which state?

5. What are the names of the four Teletubbies? (BONUS: What is the name of their pet/vacuum cleaner?)

6. Which country has the most lakes?

7. In the John Denver song, ‘Take Me Home, Country Roads’, where is the traveler’s home?

8. What is ‘Beeturia’?

9. When Play-Doh was first manufactured in the 1930s, what was its original use?

10. A vegetable…A president…A baseball team.

Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. What is a “click farm?”

2. What is different about the eqipment used for college and professional baseball?

3. What is the difference between an autograph and a signature?

4. Solid water vapor is also known as what?

5. The first sound film was “The Jazz Singer.” Why is it rarely shown on television?

6. Baseball cards used to be sold packaged with what?

7. What is currently actually at Sherlock Holmes’ address, 221 B Baker St, London?

8. Name one of the UN’s two non-member observer states.

9. What is the difference between a socialist and a national socialist?

10. When do US “forvever” stamps expire?

11. Why are Canadian dollar coins called “loonies?”

12. Name a parent and child or a pair of siblings who both acted in movies or TV.

13. Name someone who was in a movie and the remake of the same film.

14. Name a TV show that switched networks during its run.

Bonus- What show was on a dfferent network for each of its four seasons?

15. Where did Marco Polo come from?

- What was he notable for doing?

16. What is both a kind of pattern and a method of payment?

17. What is both the name of a car and the name of a central character in a science fiction story?

18. Name a country that no longer exists.

19. What is a felis domesticus?

20. Jarrod Saltalamacchia had more of what than any other player in Major League Baseball history?

21. How did Rich David get so rich?

22. Name something only one of us has read/heard/seen.

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

How many of Henry VIII’s wives were executed?

What gives Tonic water it’s flavor?

What are Joel And Ethan’s last names?

Where is SOHO?

Theo, LeSieg and Rosetta Stone are some of the pen names used by what famous author?

Who was the voice of Inspector Gadget?

Is This A Band?

Ghandi’s Raiders

The Aimless Grenades

Ruthless Flannel Assasins

Dead Monkey Glee Club

The Waterlogged Philharmonic

Attila The Stockbroker

Twitch the Intern

1. Which US president would appear last if listed in the phone book?

2. Which are the only two remaining MLB parks which still use artificial turf?

3. Who is the lead singer of the band Dethklok?

4. Which state has the highest recycling rate for beverage containers?

5. Where would you find an animal’s hackles?

6. Which US state is the farthest east?

7. In baseball, three strikes is called an out…What are three consecutive strikes in bowling called?

8. Give us a couple of lines from your favorite song using your best William Shatner impersonation.

9. On ‘Barney Miller’, what was Detective Fish’s first name?

10. What would Richard Nixon be doing if he were alive today?

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Spring 2016

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