The Mad Trivia Party

with Chris Played by Charles Berman

Where we get mad, and you get trivial!


Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. Why do scientists believe that astronauts’ weight changed when they went to the moon?

2. What do these professions do: mason, tiler, tanner, chandler, fletcher, parker, cordwainer, carter, cooper, turner, tailor.

3. Oscar Arias won the Nobel Peace Prize for his activities as President of what country?

- Describe some.

4. What is the difference between wine and “wine product?’

5. What is a Philistine?

6. What events or circumstances are described by the lyrics of “The Star Spangled Banner?”

7. Match an old-time radio show with its sponsor.

8. How does the game of Rook work?

9. What is the difference between an epigram and an epigraph?

10. What is the difference between a monogram and a monograph?

11. What is the difference between a telegram and a telegraph?

12. What is Jerry Seinfeld’s current web series called?

- What short-lived network show did he invent a few years ago?

13. Name a US First Lady from before the 20th century.

14. Name a movie from the Internet Movie Database’s top or bottom 100 films.

15. Give an example of a defunct social media service.

16. What did Oscar Wilde go to jail for?

17. Oscar the Grouch was originally what color?

18. What controversy did Kanye West cause during a telethon for victims or Hurricane Katrina?

19. What is Hoboken?

20. What is a loss leader?

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?

Twitch the Intern

1. On average, how much milk does a typical dairy cow produce each day?

2. Which film marked the directorial debut of Mel Brooks?

3. From the Monty Python skit, name any of the candies found in the ‘Whizzo Quality Assortment’.

4. During which decade was duct tape invented?

5. Which team did the 1980 men’s US Olympic hockey team defeat to secure the gold medal?

6. By US law, any product labeled ‘peanut butter’ must contain at least what percentage of peanuts?

7. Scientists now theorize that sporadic outbreaks of Black Death in medieval Europe were not caused by flea-carrying rats…Which animal is now being cited as the culprit?

8. ‘Jets’, ‘elves’ and ‘sprites’ are all associated with which weather phenomenon?

9. What does ‘3M’ (as in 3M Corporation) stand for?

10. On ‘M*A*S*H’, what was Radar’s favorite drink?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

What are the four states of matter?

What kind of animal is a “Heffalump”?

Old TVs and computer monitors were called “CRTs”. What did CRT stand for?

In a standard deck of cards, the Jack, Queen, and King all show both eyes in what suit?

What is Muphrey’s Law?

Chris Played by Charkles Berman

1. Name someone who has had a Hitler mousttahce.

2. What is both a board game and a distinguishing quality of organic matter?

3. Why were no Pan Am flights allowed to take off last Friday?

4. Who is Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi?

5. Who invention did President Obama recently feature in an internet comedy video?

6. Which computer font looks like the one that was used on typewriters?

7. What is both a board game an an unfair business practice?

8. How does a microwave oven work?

9. What is the diffrenc e between global warming and climat change?

10. What is the official name of “Obamacare?”

11. What is the difference between a centurion and a centenarian?

12. Name a situation where the spouse, child, or sibling of a country’s previous non-royal leader also became leader.

13. Name a politician who has been the host of a TV show.

14. how much does it cost to mail;l a letter in the US?

15. What did Gallileao take back his announcement that the Earth orbited around the sun?

-What was his last name?

16. What is both a formner US president and a way of getting free money?

17. In the 1990s, what changed about Superman’s appearance when he came back from the dead?

18. In education, what are the “three Rs?

19. What US politician took out an ad in which se specifically claimed not to be a witch?

20. What is botcoin?

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 would you write 400 in Roman numerals?

Whose treasure was the treasure in Treasure Island?

What pure spirit is distilled from wine?

What Spaghetti Western is a re-make of Akira Kurosawa’s “Yojimbo”?

What is the hardest substance in the human body?

Whose band did Bootsy Collins get a start in? And how old was he at the time?

People suffering from hyalophagia do what?

Twitch the Intern

1. How many US Vice Presidents have died while in office?

2. According to his driver’s license, who was born on 07/14/86 and lives at 124 Conch Street?

3. In which modern-day country did Noah’s Ark supposedly come to rest?

4. How did former Heavyweight boxing champion Tommy “The Duke” Morrison earn his nickname?

5. What is the hometown of TV’s Gomer Pyle (Remember, ‘Gomer Pyle, USMC’ was a spinoff from another popular show)?

6. Recently, Ricardo Medina, Jr., who had starred on TV as the Red Power Ranger, killed his roommate. What was used as the murder weapon?

7. According to scientists, 50-80% of all koalas in the wild are infected with which disease?

8. ABBA charted 14 hits on Billboard Top-40. How many of the songs reached #1?

9. Which beer is known as the “Champagne of Beers”? Which is ...

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Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. Eton is one of the most prestigious schools in the UK. Why do no Americans tend to go to college there?

2. The British crown jewels are kept in what building?

3. What is the difference between mathematics and arithmatic?

4. If a computer file is written in Inform, it is probably what?

5. What is the world’s largest news organization?

6. Name someone who has presented the Academy Awards?

7. Name a word that is usually only used in set phrases or sayings (as in “wreak” in “wreak havoc”).

8. What is the difference between entomology and enterology?

9. What is the origin of the word “blog?”

10. Name a moon.

11. Name a sun.

12. Describe the location of a local carousel.

13. Katie Couric is currently news anchor for whom?

14. According to the rules of Monopoly, what happens when you land on free parking?

-What happens when you land on an unowned property and choose not to buy it?

15. Why did Binghamton’s Clinton Street used to be listed in the Guiness Book of World Records?

16. Many people are displeased with Turkey for refusing to acknowledge the genocide of what ethnic group?

17. Tell us any biographical fact about St Valentine.

18. What is a frock coat?

19. Remove the first letter from the word for a common household object, and get the word for a part of a door.

20. In the 1990s, what changed about superman’s appearance when he came back from the dead?

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?

Twitch the Intern

1. Seven of the ten largest National Parks are found in which state?

2. On ‘The Simpsons’, which band plays at Mr. Burns’ birthday party?

3. Eskars, moraines and drumlins are all formed as a result of what geological phenomenon?

4. Recently, a 21-year old named Zemgus Girgensons (a self-proclaimed Latvian) won an election. What did he win by getting the most ballots?

5. On ‘The Beverly Hillbillies’, how is Granny related to Jed Clampett?

6. What type of horn (animal) is used to make a shofar?

7. According to the US Government (2013), how many pints of ice cream does the average American eat per year?

8. On the comics page, Jon Arbuckle is a cartoonist. What are the names of his two pets?

9. What is the maximum number of squares a chess piece can move in one turn?

10. Kanye West…Seriously, what the hell, man?

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