The Mad Trivia Party

with Chris Played by Charles Berman

Where we get mad, and you get trivial!

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Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. Name a part of Germany or Italy that used to be its own country.

2. What is both an English first name and the name of a religion?

3. What is both a property of matter and a religious ritual?

4. How many cups of velvet are used in making the average red velvet cake?

5. The owners of what current Major League baseball stadium fined employees for using the word “stadium” while it was being built?

6. What was Beaver’s last name in “Leave it to Beaver?”

7. Explain how a pyramid scheme works.

- Name one.

8. Who was Sol Invictus?

9. What is known as “the ice cream of the future?”

10. Who would become the British monarch of both the Queen and Prince Charles died?

11. What does CNBC stand for?

12. North Korea and South Korea are officially called what?

13. What is both a place in New York and a fictonal country in a Marx Brothers movie?

14. What were zeppelins and why are they no longer possible?

15. Name someone who hosted the Colgate Comedy Hour.

16. What movie did the “Who’s on first?” routine come from?

17. Who was Madame Blavatsky?

18. What is the differenc between grits and polenta?

19. What is the main ingredient in Cream of Wheat?

20. What is both a kind of health coverage and a kind of snake?

21. Call us collect.

- Tell us the location of a payphone.

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

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails.

25. Leave us a voice mail at (607) 484-7904

Twitch the Intern, Scourge

1. On Family Guy, what was Lois and Peter’s wedding song?

2. After World War II, what was ‘Operation Paperclip’?

3. Which is the only Gospel in the New Testament that mentions the three Magi? (BONUS: What were the names of the three Magi?)

4. How many communist countries exist in the world today?

5. By what name is the character Diego de la Vega more commonly known?

6. Other than dialogue in English, what was the difference between the Japanese release (1954) and the American release (1956) of the movie Godzilla?

7. King Ethelred II of England (968-1016) was also known as ‘Ethelred the Unready’…What was he ‘unready’ for?

8. In The Princess Bride, what is the name of Inigo Montoya’s father, whom he repeatedly tries to avenge?

9. Since 1975, only three sports-related movies have won the Oscar for Best Picture. Name one of them.

10. What am I upset about now?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

What does CAT in CAT Scan stand for?

If someone is “Toeheaded” what color hair do they have?

Near what country would you find Christmas Island

Which tunnel does Tony Soprano drive through at the start of “The Sopranos”

Explain to me what “The Pompatus Of Love” is

Where does it hurt?

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Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. What is the difference between a pidgin and a creole?

2. What is both a kind of seltzer and a kind of bear?

3. Who is Lord Buckethead?

4. What are shadow ministers?

5. Name a voice that Mel Blanc did?

6. What is the difference between a miller and a millener?

7. Jelena Ostapenko was the first what to win?

Bonus – Win what?

8. What is both a baseball player and a fish?

9. What is the main ingredient in rice crispies?

10. In the Enlish-speaking world outside of the United States, “corn” is what?

11. What do they call what people from the United States call “corn?”

12. The word “blockbuster” orginally referred to a kind of what?

13. How did the original softball fields differ from baseball fields?

14. Who are Bog People?

15. Name a royal house name of England?

16. Why do Canada and the UK now use different portraits of the Queen on their coins?

17. What is a kurta?

18. Who was Mrs Calabash?

19. What city is known as “that toddlin town?”

20. The inventor of what common food item died last week?

21. Call us collect.

- Tell us the location of a payphone.

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

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails.

25. Leave us a voice mail at (607) 484-7904

Twitch the Intern, Scourge

1. Name one of the five characters excluded from the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s album cover.

2. During World War II, what was ‘Operation Overlord’?

3. No Republican has ever won the Presidency without carrying which state?

4. Who was the first US President born outside the original 13 colonies?

5. Which legendary performer was born Stevland Hardaway Judkins?

6. What is the difference between English and Western saddles?

7. Which was the last northern state to completely abolish slavery?

8. What color is the mineral rhodochrosite?

9. What was the name of Hong Kong Phooey’s cat?

10. What am I upset about now?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

Who’s debut album was titled “Wednesday Morning, 3 AM”

What does NASCAR stand for?

What superhero used to have a German Shepard named Ace?

What newspaper was founded in 1889 by Charles H. Dow and Edward Jones?

How tall is a regulation soccer goal?

What is Bjork’s last name?

Is This A Band?

The Waterbed Ensemble

Crispy Mountain Gladiators

Itchy Motel

The Tea Fiends

Birmingham Mountain Explosion

When People Were Smaller And Lived Near The Water

Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. Where were Dodos?

2. What is a hobo nickel?

3. What is both a kind o=f heraldic display, and a toothpaste?

4. What was Ellen DeGeneres’ sitcom called?

5. Who was Galen?

6. Which US president was accidentally recorded saying he was about to immediately start bombing Russia?

7. What is both a part of a river and an airline?

8. What can be used to refer to a person’s title, a magazine, or a manuscript?

9. Who was the first female Roman emperor?

10. What does “Yuengling” mean in German?

11. According to new age theorists, what is astral projection?

12. What is both a kind of grain and a kind of murderer?

13. What well-known writer wrote a lot about his experiences taking mescaline, and was convinced that he had cured his own blindness?

14. Where did Leonardo da Vinci come from?

15. Who is Brian Boitano?

16. What country’s ambassador used diplonatric immunity to avoid arrest after murdering his wife then building a funeral pyre for her in his yard?

17. What is the name of the Elmira baseball team?

18. Why was the Baltimore football team named the Ravens?

19. What was the Masked Magician’s name?

20 What is the origin of the phrase Catch-22?

21. Call us collect.

- Tell us the location of a payphone.

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

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails.

25. Leave us a voice mail at (607) 484-7904

Doc Sonic’s questions:

How many sheets of paper in a ream?

What are “Pomme Frites”?

What is an onychophagist?

What year did the Titanic sink, and Fenway Park open?

Who composed the Christmas Carol Silent Night and took the Nakamichi Tower Hostage on Christmas Eve only to pump you up?

Where does it hurt?

Is This A Band?

Flea Gladiators

Insurance Investigators

Morning Teleportation

The Tea League

Insane Process Posse

Anarchy And Archery

When Is It On?

Summer 2017

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