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Quizmasters Lee and Marc are joined by Dallas to answer a general knowledge trivia quiz with topics including Art, Games, Geography, Disney, Insects, Sports Teams, U.S. History and more! Round One ART - Francisco Goya is famous for his painting depicting a Roman god devouring his son? BOARD GAMES - Person/Place/Animal, Object, Action, Difficult, and All Play are subjects in what board game that was first published by Angel Games in 1985 (and by Mattel upon its acquisition in 2001)? STREAMING SERVICES - First going live in March, 2022, what video-streaming service was discontinued after 30 days? LIQUEUR - What star anise liqueur is named after the Italian word for Elderberry? DISNEY AFTERNOON - First debuting in 1987, what was the first Disney Afternoon show to have its own video game adaptation? U.S. HISTORY - The U.S. flag was first flown on foreign soil in what country during the revolutionary war? Round Two GEOGRAPHY - The Salar de Atacama, the largest Salt Flat in South America can be found in which country? THE BIBLE - According to The Bible, who died at the age of 930? ACTORS - Who appeared in The Beach, Vanilla Sky, Burn After Reading, Snowpiercer, and Avengers: Endgame? CHICAGO SPORTS TEAMS - What Chicago sports team got their name in 1922 after moving from Decatur and was inspired by the name of an already established team from the Windy City)? INSECTS - An insect of the order diptera is more commonly called a what? U.S. HISTORY - What is the oldest federal cultural institution in the United States? Rate My Question ARCHITECTURE - What is the portmanteau for a building designer that has reached celebrity status? Final Questions OPTICS - The Fresnel Lens is a type of composite compact lens developed by the French physicist Augustin Jean Fresnel for use in what? FRENCH TERMS - Saccade, from the French word for "jerk," is a quick movement associated with which part of the body? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges May 18th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT May 19th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollie’s Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Dallas.
Episode 201: Quiztanamo Bay

Episode 201: Quiztanamo Bay

2022-05-1001:33:58

Quizmasters Lee and Marc ask, suss and answer a general knowledge quiz with topics including Video Games, Sports, TV, Food, Movies, Music, Mythology and more! Round One NINTENDO - Based on a 1986 film of the same name, what 1987 game for the Nintendo Entertainment System was the best-selling video game based on a movie that was released for the console? TYPES OF FUEL - What fuel, deriving its name for the greek word for wax, is used most often in aviation? SPORTS TV - Launched in 1999, which American sports league was the first to have its own television network? OLYMPIC ATHLETES - What three-time Olympic gold medalist has the long-standing nickname The Flying Tomato? GAME SHOWS - What quiz show that aired on Fox in 2002 was cancelled after just three episodes after facing criticism for torturing contestants with incredibly hot or sub-zero temperature changes, shaking chairs, oxygen depletion and air cannons? PORTMANTEAUS - What popular portmanteau had its first use listed as a Uractive blog post by Peter Wilding on May 15 2012 in the Oxford English Dictionary? Round Two HEALTH CARE - What does MRI stand for? ITALIAN CUISINE - Ribollita is an Italian soup of Tuscan origin that is thought to have come from the medieval peasant class and is often thickened with what prepared food? CARS - What car, manufactured from 1978 to 2002 was named after its experimental use of the Wankel Rotary engine? MEL BROOKS FILMS - When Things Were Rotten was a 1975 TV series created by Mel Brooks that would later serve as inspiration for what 1993 film by the director? CURRENT EVENTS - Viktor Orban, recently won a fourth term as Prime Minister of what country? Bir Tawil, a 795-square mile patch of unclaimed land in Africa is located between Egypt and which other country that has the most pyramids in the world? Rate My Question MYTHOLOGY - In the epic poem Dante’s Inferno, what mythological creature guards the gluttonous in the third circle of hell; mauling and flaying their freezing bodies with its claws as they howl like dogs. Final Questions 80’s MUSIC - Matching only the Beatles in a similar achievement, which British pop artist holds the record as the only solo artist in Billboard history to have two year-end Hot 100 number one singles (in 1985 and 1988)? THE TITANIC - What was the name of the Titanic's sister ship? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges May 11th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT May 12th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round.
Quizmasters Lee and Marc answer and answer All Rate My Question quiz with topics including Mystery Brands, Architecture, Social Media, Memes, Music Videos, Disasters and more! Round One MYSTERY BRANDS - Hitting the market in 1972 as "Peppo", what respected caffeinated beverage brand was first marketed with its own "Private Air Force" that included a hot air balloon? ARCHITECTURE - Celebrating the two hundred year anniversary of his birth who designed Prospect Park in Brooklyn, and is considered the Father of Landscape Architecture? SOCIAL MEDIA - The KFC twitter account has 1.5M followers but only follows eleven accounts, six of which are guys named Herb. Who are the other five, all closely associated celebrities? Round Two MEMES - This May 14th of this year marks the third anniversary death of this irritable internet sensation. Who is it? MUSIC VIDEOS - Apart from a few bit parts in TV and movies, actress Heather DeLoach is best known for appearing prominently in a 90s music video for what band? SONGS - "Radar Love" by Golden Earring has been said to be the greatest song in rock history, what other song by the group hit the top 40 in the US? DISASTERS - Truth, Lies and O-Rings is a 2009 memoir by Allan J. McDonald and James R. Hansen that details the circumstances that led to what infamous 20th-century disaster? Final Questions WRITE MY QUESTION - Star Rating Systems Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges May 4th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT May 5th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Episode 199: Dumptruckacles

Episode 199: Dumptruckacles

2022-04-2501:02:10

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz on topics including Literature, Food, Geography, Anatomy, Movies, Sports, Philosophy, Mythology, Classic TV and more! Round One LITERATURE - Don Diego's secret identity, Zorro, is the Spanish word for what animal? FOOD AND BOOKS - What kind of fried sandwich is named for a classic 1844 novel whose title character regularly smokes hashish (a behavior pulled from the novel's author Alexandre Dumas real life)? GEOGRAPHY - Baku, the largest city on the Caspian Sea, and home to a Formula 1 Grand Prix since 2017, is the capital of what country? ANATOMY - Used primarily for hip extension, what is the name of the largest muscle in the human body? 80’s MOVIES - Disorderlies was a 1987 comedy movie starring what rap group? NFL STARS - Which former NFL middle-linebacker, who has an award given in his name annually to top linebackers, would go on to become one of the first celebrities to be featured in a Super Bowl ad, endorsed Prestone antifreeze in the 70's, Miller Lite in the 80's and the Qwik-Cook Grill in the 90's? Round Two PHILOSOPHY - Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, whose influential writings were titled Meditations after his death, is known for his association with what school of philosophy? MYTHOLOGY - Which Goddess, daughter of Metis and Zeus, sprung from her father's head whilst he was wearing a full suit of armor? ANIMALS - The ancient Aztecs referred to the armadillo as "āyōtōchtli", which is a word that combines "ayotl" and "tochtli", the Nahuatl names for which two creatures? TENNIS - Yvon Petra was the last man to wear what in a Wimbledon final? COLLECTABLES - What is the term amongst collectors for Hot Wheels produced within the first ten years of the brand's history that is named for a cosmetic tire detail unique to the production period? BOXING - In what state is the Boxing Hall of Fame located? Final Questions LATIN TERMS - What popular term means "bountiful mother" in Latin? CLASSIC TV - What guitar-playing character, created by cartoonist Bob Montana, had their own musical animated TV show for one season from 1968-1969 that was re-aired in eight formats under various titles until 1978, produced six spinoffs television series and a Billboard #1 hit? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges April 27th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT April 28th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - OOPS! All Podcast Questions - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Episode 198: Bean Bag

Episode 198: Bean Bag

2022-04-1801:04:00

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz on topics including Classic Television, Natural History, Geography, Architecture, Food, Fantasy Football, Animals, History and more! Round One CLASSIC TELEVISION - Which writer first gained fame with Patterns in 1955, a TV play that was the first television drama to ever be repeated due to popularity, and would later write 92 of the original 156 episodes of the The Twilight Zone? NATURAL HISTORY - Scrotum Humanum was the first what to have a description and illustration in the Natural History of Oxfordshire in 1676? ANATOMY - With a name translating from Latin into English as “little belly”, what is the term for either bottom chamber of the heart? GEOGRAPHY - Kampuchea is an alternative name for what Asian country? ARCHITECTURE - Daniel Burnham is best known for designing what triangular 22-story National Historical Landmark which is located on 5th and Broadway in New York City and was originally known as the Fuller Building? POP MUSIC - The hit song "Take Me Out" by Franz Ferdinand was partially inspired by what 2001 World War II movie? Round Two GARAGE ITEMS - Found in most garages, ethylene glycol is better known as a basic what? FANTASY FOOTBALL - The first private and public fantasy football drafts both occurred during the 1960's in which California city (and were arranged by individuals with financial interests in that city’s NFL team)? FOOD - Pigs blood, fat, pearl barley, wheat and oatmeal are ingredients of what type of blood sausage, originating in Great Britain and Ireland? ANIMALS - Pan troglodytes is the scientific name for what social and endangered animal that can be found in the forest of Africa's Congo Basin? CANDY - Opal Fruits was the original name of what candy? FAMOUS SONGS - What song was reportedly Jim Steinman‘s tryout as a lyricist for Andrew Lloyd Webber, was made into a 1996 double-platinum hit by Celine Dion and was covered a decade later as a duet featuring Meatloaf and Marion Raven on Bat Out of hell III? Final Questions U.S. HISTORY - Which prominent figure in US history led the ​​Combahee Ferry Raid in 1863, becoming the first woman to lead a major military operation in the US during the Civil War? RESTAURANTS - Prior to 2013, what restaurant chain was the largest purchaser of kale in the United States? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges April 20th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT April 21st, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - OOPS! All Podcast Questions - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a bonus general knowledge quiz on topics including Birthstones, Sports, Movies, Celebrities, Musicals, 90’s Memes and more, exclusively for our supporters!
Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz on topics including Musical Instruments, Scottish Things, Carnivals, Board Games, Song Lyrics, World History, Movies and more! Round One MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS - At what fret are the same notes as the open strings found but an octave higher on a standard guitar? NATIONAL PARKS - What national park was established by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant on March 1, 1872 and is widely considered to be the first national park in the world? SCOTTISH THINGS - A glengary with a toorie and a cockade is a traditional Scottish what? PARROTS - Puck, an African Grey parrot, holds the Guinness World Record for having the largest what, in a bird? FRENCH LANGUAGE - Kinshasa, the African capital of which country, is regarded as the largest French speaking city (after Paris)? CARNIVALS - Parade teams compete annually at the Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí, a purpose-built parade area that is located in which country? Round Two BOARD GAME RULES - According to the official Monopoly rules, to what bonus is a player entitled when having landed on the Free Parking space? WORLD HISTORY - The Communist government of which country was overthrown during the Velvet Revolution? TIK TOK - Starting a Tik Tok trend in 2021, 'Wellerman' is a song that had users obsessed with singing songs from what obscure genre of music? LYRICS - "An Afro Black Boy with the gold teeth with dark skin looking at me like he know me / I wonder if he got the G or the B / let me find out and see, coming over to me" are lyrics to a Billboard Hot 100 song by what artist? CHICAGO - 1060 W. Addison, listed by Elwood Blues as his home address in Blues Brothers, is actually the address of which famous Chicago landmark? CORPORATE SLOGANS - "More experience than our name suggests" was a slogan for what airline? Rate My Question ALCOHOL - Whiskey is a spirit distilled from grains. What percentage of corn needs to be used for whiskey to be considered bourbon? ETYMOLOGY - According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, from where and when does the slang expression "suss out" originate? Final Questions LANDMARKS - The world's tallest lighthouse is located in which European country? Factoid Alert MOVIES - In the first movie of the franchise, Austin Powers claims that condoms are only for me of what profession? SPORTS DOCUMENTARIES - The 2005 documentary Murderball focuses on the rivalry of the 2004 U.S. and Canadian Paralympic teams of which sport? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges April 13th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT April 14th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - OOPS! All Podcast Questions - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round.
Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet with Elyse and Max for a trivia quiz on topics including Dogs, Landmarks, Entertainers, Poker, Reptiles, Radio Shows, Chemistry and more! Round One DOGS - While much emphasis has popularly been placed on Balto, what other sled dog led the longest and most dangerous leg of the 1925 diphtheria serum run to Nome, AK (260 miles to Balto's 55)? LAW ENFORCEMENT - The Roscher System and the Henry Classification system are used by the police for what? LANDMARKS - Originally built in 1889, the 460 ft long Capilano Suspension Bridge is a tourist attraction in what international city? LARGE OBJECTS - The Vredefort what is the largest verified of its kind? ENTERTAINERS - Which influential female stand-up comedian and early cosmetic surgery advocate had a fictitious husband named Fang she mentioned frequently during her sets? NAMES OF THINGS - Sierra Sam, THOR and WIAman are all different versions of what? Round Two POKER - How many cards are dealt to each player in Omaha Hold 'Em Poker? REPTILES - What is the common name for the subfamily of venomous reptiles, which includes Moccasins, Lanceheads and Rattlesnakes, and is named in part for the infrared-detecting organs located deep between their eyes? INFAMOUS PEOPLE - Paul Tibbets once said "I'm proud that I was able to start with nothing, plan it, and have it work as perfectly as it did. I sleep clearly every night." What is Mr. Tibbets so proud of? FAMOUS ROLES - What actor played the role of Linkovich Chomofsky in three files, from 1992-1994? NOBEL PRIZE - What German physicist is regarded as the founder of Quantum Theory, for which he won the nobel prize for Physics in 1918? NU-METAL - The video for which 1998 song by KoRn features Eminem's first appearance in a major music video and was requested on MTV's Total Request Live so much that it became the first music video to be officially retired from the show? Rate My Question RADIO SHOWS - Broadcasting from station WSM in the southern U.S. since 1925, what is the longest-running American radio program? Final Questions DOGS - The following dog breeds come from which country; Bouvier de Flanders, Lacanois, and Schipperke? EXTREME SPORTS - AFF, CRW, Formation, Swooping, and Canopy Flying, are all types of what extreme sport? GURUS - Which Indian guru is known for his intense gaze and once fled the U.S. after his group of followers contaminated then salad bars in Oregon in an attempt to influence a local election by incapacitating as many voters as possible (751)? CHEMISTRY - The chemical element Molybdenum gets its name from the Greek word for what other metal element (with an atomic number of 82)? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges April 6th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT April 7th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - OOPS! All Podcast Questions - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guests: Elyse and Max.
The Next Generation II

The Next Generation II

2022-04-0121:57

As we say goodbye to Lee and Marc, we welcome returning hosts Elliot, Amelia and Wilson meet for a general knowledge quiz with topics including Movies, Science, Disney Rides, Mascots and more! Round One FAMOUS ARTISTS - Artist H.R. Giger designed the villain for what sci-fi made in 1979? SCIENCE - Petrichor is the smell that is made after what natural event? SCI-FI MOVIES - In Aliens, what is the other name for the alien? GREEK LANGUAGE - What does the Greek 'xenos' mean in English? Round One DISNEY RIDES - Leotta Tombs played what character in the Haunted Mansion? SUPERHERO MOVIES - What is the name for the ultimate bad guy in Spider-Man: Far From Home? CATASTROPHIC EVENTS - What catastrophic event happened in Chicago in 1871? Rate My Question MASCOTS - What color is the Kool-Aid Man? Final Questions SUPERHERO MOVIES - What are the four gods in Spider-Man: Far From Home? STAR WARS - What two Star Wars character appear as hieroglyphics in Steven Spielberg Raiders of the Lost Ark? ASTRONOMY - On February 18th, 1930, what object in space was discovered?
Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet with Seth and Joe for a trivia quiz on topics including Fashion, Movies, Food, Cryptids, Geography, Sports, History and more! Round One FASHION - What fashion retailer founded in 1984 puts John 3:16 on the outside of the bottom of their bags? MOVIES - What 1985 film directed by Joel Schumacher features more members of Hollywood's Brat Pack than any other, with only Anthony Michael Hall and Molly Ringwald missing from the cast? FRUIT - Black Manuka, Reliance and Venus are all different types of what fruit? AWARDS - Gwendolyn Brooks was the first African American to win what award? SNACK FOODS - What brand of frozen snack product was first introduced at baseball stadiums and is named for an iconic superhero owned by DC? CRYPTIDS - The Loveland Frog is a humanoid cryptid from what U.S. state? Round Two ITALIAN FOOD - In Italian cuisine, what word is used to identify any meat stew that is typically served as a sauce over pasta? OBSCURE WORDS - What does a spermologer collect? GAME OF THRONES - What castle was Edmund Frey and his wife Jana Lannister granted after their role in the Red Wedding? GEOGRAPHY - Chisinau is the capital of what Eastern European country? NBA - What 8x NBA All-Star was first pick in the 2004 NBA draft and has had three separate stints with the Los Angeles Lakers? Rate My Question U.S. PRESIDENTS - This 29th U.S. President was the first to put the U.S. Constitution into a protective glass case. Name this president. Final Questions 90’s NICKELODEON - The child actor Danny Cooksey, who played Bobby Budnick on the Nickelodeon show Salute Your Shorts, was the vocalist of what early 90's Hard Rock band? ROCK STAR DEATHS - Rosehill Cemetery in Bibb County, GA is the sight of internment of what rock and rollers? OLYMPICS - Previously deemed too dangerous, what Winter Olympics event was open to women for the first time at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi? FUNGI - When Cremini mushrooms fully mature, they are then commonly referred to by what name? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges March 29th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT March 30th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - OOPS! All Podcast Questions - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guests: Joe Lachut and Seth.
Episode 194: Habeus Kansas

Episode 194: Habeus Kansas

2022-03-2101:12:54

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz on topics including History, Food, Animals, Television, Literature and more! Round One FAST FOOD - What burger chain was founded in 1921 in Wichita, Kansas and just over 100 years later announced plans in February 2022 to install robotic french fry cooks at 100 of its locations? TELEVISION SOUNDTRACKS - In the TV show LOST, name the Mama Cass song that is used throughout the series, and is generally tied to Desmond? CONSUMER PRODUCTS - Named for group 17 on the periodic table (which contains elements such as bromine and iodine), what type of light bulb contains a small amount of inert gas and is known to run at a higher temperature than others? DINOSAURS - The latin prefix "Dino-" (as in Dinosaur) means what? ANIMAL TERMS - While adult males are called cobs, and adult females are referred to as pens, a cygnet is the term for a baby version of what kind of bird (which is known to mate for life)? RELIGION - In Catholicism, what is the color of a priest or deacon's skull cap? Round Two FISH - What fish has an organ called an esca? LAW - What common law requires a person under arrest to be brought under a judge or court and whose translation from Latin into English is roughly “let you have the body”? GAME SHOWS - What two mononymed coaches on the voice first appeared on Season 4 and returned in Season 6? FAMOUS HORSES - What horse is said to have been the sole survivor of the 7th cavalry at the Battle of Little Bighorn and was named for the Southwestern Native American tribe it encountered during an 1868 battle in Kansas? SUNKEN SHIPS - What name was given to the recently discovered ship that was sunk during Ernest Shackleton's imperial trans-Antarctic expedition? AMERICAN HOLIDAY FOODS - Popular from the 1920's to 1960's (and again in 2014 thanks to a segment on Ellen) and served at Christmas, Halloween and Birthdays, what celebratory holiday dish consists of a bed of lettuce topped with pineapple rings supporting a standing banana, dripping with mayonnaise (or cottage cheese) and topped with a Maraschino cherry? Rate My Question INVENTIONS - A mortsafe was used to deter what activity, most commonly in early 19th century Edinburgh? HISTORY - Known as the Grandmother of Europe, what monarch had grandchildren on the English, German, and Russian thrones at the same time? Final Questions 90’S ALTERNATIVE - Which song that peaked on the Billboard charts in 1995 was initially inspired by the 1953 movie Roman Holiday (before being rewritten and undergoing a name change)? LITERATURE - Dina is the pet cat of what literary character first written about in 1865? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges March 22nd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT March 23rd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - OOPS! All Podcast Questions - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet with Skyler for a trivia quiz on topics including Food, Geography, TV, History, Movies and more! Round One SPORTS - What name of a sport and a beer translates to mean "merry festival" in Basque? GERMAN FOOD - What Bavarian cheese spread is prepared by mixing two-thirds aged soft cheese with one part butter? CANDY - What popular German candy brand traditionally gives away free candy in exchange for chestnuts during the holiday season? GEOGRAPHY - Simplon Pass, in the Alps, connects Switzerland with what other country? DATING SHOWS - Carmen Electra replaced Jenny McCarthy as presenter of what dating show that first ran on MTV from 1995 to 1998? COVER SONGS - On Metallica's 1998 album of covers, Garage Inc., what song is performed with members of Primus, Blues Traveler, Alice in Chains, and Faith No More? Round Two 2000’s ERA KIDS FOODS - What kids' yogurt smoothie was heavily endorsed by the Sprouse Twins, stars of Disney's The Suite Life with Zack and Cody? ASIAN FOOD - Okonomiyaki in Japan, Jeon in Korea, and Dosa in India are all versions of what breakfast food? MOTHER SAUCES - What common everyday condiment was originally part of the French mother sauces from Hollandaise took its place? WORLD HISTORY - The circular saw, drainage systems, distillation, dentistry, bronze sculpture, and shampoo were all invented by which ancient civilization (that developed where Pakistan and Northwestern India are located today)? MYTHOLOGY - What animal was the Egyptian god Horus often depicted as? FOOD DELIVERY - Pizza Hut delivered the first ever pizza to the White House. What first lady placed that order? Rate My Question MOVIES - What 1993 movie, starring Hulk Hogan, had a very similar title to a Michael Keaton movie from ten years prior? CULINARY TERMS - The coagulated form of proteins containing trapped impurities that floats on top of a clarified soup is called what? Final Questions INSECTS - What insect, if bitten by, can cause one to develop an allergy to red meat? MATH - What are the first seven digits of Pi? MOVIE PROPS - Which notorious prop seen in Pulp Fiction was personally owned by director Quentin Tarantino before filming began? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges March 16th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT March 17th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Trent, Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Issa, Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Skyler Denison.
Episode 192: Mommy Milky

Episode 192: Mommy Milky

2022-03-0701:32:42

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz on topics including Dogs, Fruits, Marvel, Geography, History, Candy, Sports, Insects, Medical Terms and more! Round One DOGS - Kim Kardashian's dog, Rocky, whom she co-owned with ex- Reggie Bush and was seen on the show Keeping Up With The Kardashians, was of what breed? FRUITS - Carolina Cross, Golden Midget and Orange Glow are all cultivars of what fruit known botanically as a pepo? MARVEL - Which Marvel character is named after and inspired by a 1968 song by The Beatles? GEOGRAPHY - The White Mountains are a mountain range that cover approximately 1/4 of what state? HISTORY - Which country, that exists today, was officially founded in 1867? RAPPERS - By what name is rapper Robert Rahmeek Williams? Round Two CANDY - In what decade were Reese's Peanut Butter Cups introduced? CANNABIS - Gaining popularity in the 1910's, what Mexican folk song is the earliest known song to explicitly reference weed? FAMOUS ROLES - Actor Ron Ely played which famous titular character from 1966-1968 on a TV show based on a book published in 1912? SPORTS - Fronton is the term for the court used in which sport? INSECTS - A pismire is an antiquated term for what insect? ANCIENT GAMES - What is the name of the ancient version of Backgammon enjoyed by the ancient Egyptians? DISEASES - What illness, largely associated with social stigma, is also known as Hansen's Disease? Rate My Question GEOGRAPHY - What three Asian countries are the only in the world that have unique starting letters in their names? Final Questions MEDICAL TERMS - What is the medical term for the first milk that a mother produces for baby? SONG TITLES - What title was shared by three different songs by Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Huey Lewis and the News, and Jennifer Rush, which all achieved UK or US #1 positions within a few months of each other? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges March 9th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT March 10th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Nathan, Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Episode 191: Brass Bagpipes

Episode 191: Brass Bagpipes

2022-02-2801:17:45

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz on topics including Retro Games, Musical Instruments, Greek Mythology, College Football, Pop Music and more! Round One AIRPORTS - With a size of nearly all five New York boroughs together, the King Fahd Airport is the largest in the world and is located in what country? MOTTOS - What Latin word appears on the New York State flag that was often used by legendary Marvel creator Stan Lee? PRO WRESTLING - What two Rocky III co-stars won the final match of the very first Wrestlemania? RETRO GAMES - What game was released on the NES in 1988 and is a side-scrolling beat 'em up with players taking on the roles of the Lee twins? MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS - Which modern brass instrument was originally called "the sackbut" until the 19th century? WEIGHTLIFTING - In competitive powerlifting, what signal is used to represent a judge's opinion of a successful lift that may contribute to a powerlifter total score? Round Two GREEK MYTHOLOGY - Slayed by Theseus, Asterion is a figure of Greek mythology who is more popularly known by what name? OLYMPICS - 1996 marked the first time that which Asian nation participated in an Olympics held on American soil? GAMBLING - In 1974, which state's lottery office became the first in the U.S. to offer scratch off tickets? COLLEGE FOOTBALL - Which house is home to the stadium nicknamed "The Big House" a stadium used for college football that holds a capacity of 107, 601. TAYLOR SWIFT - According to a 2017 interview with Vogue, what song (from the soundtrack of a 1999 teen romance movie) was the first song Taylor Swift ever learned how to play on guitar? BUSINESS - Amazon Japan's Obo-san Bin service delivers what religious necessity? Rate My Question MUSIC - What popular Janis Joplin song was missed by the censors and can be heard on the radio or even in grocery stores dropping not one but two mf'ers? Final Questions HISTORY - Put these historical time scales into size order from biggest to shortest: Era, Age, Period, Eon, Epoch MOVIES - What 1989 science-fiction movie was directed by James Cameron and won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges March 2nd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT March 3rd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Gil, Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Sai, Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet with Kyle Anne for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Candy, Art, U.S. History, Geography, Animation, NHL, Anime and more! Round One GUM FLAVORS - "The taste, the taste, the taste is gonna move ya!" was a tagline for what chewing gum during the 1980's, which has been described as featuring a mix of coconut, pineapple, and peach flavors? CANDY - What candy, purchased by Tootsie Roll Industries in 1993, comes in two standard sizes: the Large Pop and the Junior Pop? AFRICAN ART - The second largest collection of African art in North America is located at which popular tourist destination? U.S. PRESIDENTS - The 12th, which U.S. President is the only to have died after eating too many cherries? GEOGRAPHY - The United States and Canada share the longest land border between any two countries; what two countries are in second place, with a land border that stretches 7,644 km? ANIMATION - Disney's Hollywood Studios Park in Orlando, FL, is home to a massive homage to which animated cartoon character, considered to be the first when it debuted in a 1914 short film? Round Two VEGETABLES - The most popular variety of what vegetable was named after George Washington's wife, Martha Washington? NHL - In what decade did the NHL expand from its original six teams to 12? POP STARS - The Kali River Rapids, a circular water raft ride in Disney's Animal Kingdom Park in Walt Disney World, Orlando, was the favorite ride of which Disney-associated pop star (whose image is painted onto one of the wall's in the ride queue)? POWER - How many standard AA batteries do you need to make up the same voltage of a 9V battery? FAST FOOD - What international fast food chain began as a hot dog cart in Madison Square Park in 2001? PROTESTING DISNEY - To protest there perceived involvement in the Vietnam War, Disneyland in Anaheim California was invaded on August 6th 1970 the 25th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing by which radical counterculture group of political pranksters? Rate My Question AGRICULTURE - Name 3 states where the number of cattle is higher than the human population. Final Questions DISNEY PROPS - The newly refurbished Jungle Cruise attraction in Magic Kingdom features a plane which was previously used for which classic movie scene in The Great Movie Ride (before it closed)? ANIME - What famous anime character joined the Gundam series in a 2021 crossover event celebrating both series’ 40th anniversary? GAME SHOW HOSTS - Peter Marshall, John Bauman, Pete Davidson and Tom Bergeron were all hosts of what game show that ran on-and-off from 1966-2004? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges February 23rd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT February 24th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Kyle Anne.
Episode 189: Surf City

Episode 189: Surf City

2022-02-1401:08:28

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Sports, Phobias, Food, Classic Cartoons, Ancient Wonders and more! Round One RAP LYRICS - "Remember when we was jackin' cars / Now you better keep your distance / Cuz it's not safe for you / You switched like a pssy you little btch" are lyrics from "Super Gremlin" by a what top ten appear? TEAM NAMES - Which city's baseball team changed their name for five seasons in the 1960's for political reasons over fears spurred by Senator Joseph McCarthy? SURFING - What seaside city in California, known for its long, 9.5 mile stretch of sandy terrain, is nicknamed "Surf City"? PHOBIAS - Osmophobia is a fear of stimuli pertaining to which of the five senses? FOOD - What are the two main ingredients of a Spanish omelette? TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES - What is the name of the female ninja turtle (the only to be named after a masterpiece rather than a master artist)? Round Two CLASSIC CARTOONS - Accompanied by his companion Muttley, which villain serves as a main character of the Hanna Barbera series Wacky Races? MEDICAL TERMS - Syncope is a medical term for what? ANCIENT WONDERS - Which wonder of the ancient world stood for 56 years, was destroyed by an earthquake in 238 B.C., and depicted the Greek sun-god Helios? PERIODIC TABLE - The element Selenium is named after the Greek word for what celestial object? OLYMPIC SPORTS - In the sport of curling, what is the term for the target to which teams compete to place their stones closest? RUGBY RULES - Rugby Union has 15 players per side, while Rugby League has how many players? Rate My Question CITY NAMES - Sharing it's name with a one-time national capital of the United States, what is the former name of Toronto? Final Questions FAMOUS ROLES - Which famous musician had an acting role as historical figure Pontius Pilot in Martin Scorsese's 1988 epic The Last Temptation of Christ? AVIATION RECORDS - In 1958, Robert Tim and John Cook broke what aviation record (that remains unbroken to this day)? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges February 16th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT February 17th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a bonus general knowledge quiz on topics including Birthstones, Sports, Movies, Celebrities, Musicals, 90’s Memes and more, exclusively for our supporters!
Episode 188: Surge Genie

Episode 188: Surge Genie

2022-02-0701:34:30

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Movies, TV, Famous Landmarks, Ad Campaigns, Computer Software, Amusement Parks and more! Intro MOVIE ADAPTATIONS - In 2004's The Phantom of the Opera, The Phantom is interrupted singing a line from which song while Christine removes the Phantom's mask at the finale of Act II? COLOR THEORY - In color theory, any color mixed with gray creates a what? Round One BEVERAGES - Hastings, Nebraska is the home of what flavored beverage that was invented by Edward Perkins in 1927? MUSIC VIDEOS - The music video for "I Would Do Anything For Love" by Meat Loaf was helmed by what director, who also co-owns Platinum Dunes (a production house who remakes Horror Films)? LANDMARKS - The Newby-McMahon building, which stands 40 ft tall and is considered by many to be the "World's littlest skyscraper", was built in 1919 to increase local office space after an oil boom and can be found in which U.S. state? AD CAMPAIGNS - According to a famous advertising campaign from the 1970's, you spell "relief" by spelling what antacid? MOVIES - In 1996's Kazaam, Shaq plays a 5,000 genie who is released by 12 year-old Max from a magic what? LANDMARKS - Which state has the most lighthouses? Round Two PEPPERS - At over one million Scoville, the Ghost Pepper is cultivated in what country? COMPUTER SOFTWARE - What digital multimedia encyclopedia was published by Microsoft from 1993 to 2009? MOVIE AWARDS - At the 54th Academy Awards, An American Werewolf in London won the first ever Academy Award for what? TELEVISION AWARDS - Of the two main cast members of Only Murders in the Building who were nominated for the 2021 People's Choice Award for Comedy TV Star of 2021, which ended up winning? U.S. PRESIDENTS - Born Leslie Lynch King Jr., who was the first American president to appear on the cover of People magazine? FIBER ARTS - What type of fiber art is made by knotting threads or cords into a geometric pattern and whose name comes from the 13th-century Arabic word for "fringe"? Rate My Question ART COMPETITIONS - Known as the “Pentathlon of the Muses”, what international competition initially awarded medals in sculpting, painting, architecture, literature, and music until 1948 when it was dropped? Final Questions LANDMARKS - What is the name of the ancient citadel that is located on a rocky outcrop above the city of Athens? AMUSEMENT PARKS - Opened in 1846, Lake Compounce is the oldest continuously-operating amusement park in the United States; in which state is located? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges February 9th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT February 10th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Matthew, Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Cara, Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Quizmasters Lee and Marc are joined by Justin Peterson for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Baseball, Geography, Salad Bars, Disney, TV, Soda, Quidditch, The Beatles, Movies and more! Round One BASEBALL - What baseball player was drafted first in 1980 (the same year as his brother Michael)? BASEBALL - What National League baseball team is MLB's only team to wear their Jersey numbers on their sleeves? BASEBALL - While the Philly Fanatic might be one of the more popular baseball mascots, he is not the first; the tradition of Baseball mascots began in 1964 with the introduction of who? GEOGRAPHY - What city is home to Marco Polo airport (the place of his birth)? SALAD BARS - During the 80's and 90's, Wendy's customers could spend $3 to eat salad, Mexican fare and pasta from which restaurant feature that began disappearing from locations in 1998 (and what were the name of the three stations)? DISNEY - In 2006, sportscaster Al Michaels was traded from Disney to NBC for the rights to what character originally created by Walt Disney in 1927? Round Two EARLY SPACE RACE - In which country did the first manned rocket flight occur? TELEVISION - What television series, originally running from 2003-2006, included some episodes such as "Peer Pressure", "Key Decisions", and "Afternoon Delight"? SODA - What soft drink was created in Tennessee in the 1940's (originally created as a mixer for whiskey)? QUIDDITCH - In U.S. Quidditch, a volleyball is used to represent what Pottervese counterpart (which is worth ten points when scoring)? GEOGRAPHY - What country, which declared independence from Pakistan in 1971, is called the "Land of Rivers" and is home to over 57 trans-boundary rivers? THE BEATLES - Which Beatles album is the only to exclusively feature Lennon/McCartney compositions? Rate My Question SPORTS MOVIES - The PNE Agrodome located in Vancouver BC was the setting for 2 underdog sports movies. What are the 2 movies? Final Questions SALES RECORDS - Selling over 381 million tires in 2010 alone, what company is the world's largest tire manufacturer, beating out Micheline, Bridgestone and Goodyear? RELIGION - There are five pillars of Islam highlighting the core beliefs of the Muslim faith; the declaration of faith, prayer, alms giving, fasting, and what? PHRASES - The Good Cop/Bad Cop police interrogation tactic is also known as what technique which is named after two comic-strip characters with differing physicalities who starred in what is commonly regarded as the first daily comic strip? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges February 2nd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT February 3rd, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Matthew, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Justin Peterson.
Quizmasters Lee and Marc are joined by Southwest Florida public radio personalities Mike Kiniry and John Davis for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Famous Inventors, Theme Songs, Food Law, Dance, Defunct Airlines, Sports Terms, Character Actors and more! Round One FAMOUS INVENTORS - Who is known for inventing the electric telegraph? U.S. HISTORY - Which President was the father of the only child of a President to be killed in combat over France on Bastille Day of 1918? THEME SONGS - What popular country rock band that got their start in the early 70's created the theme song to the 1978 BBC Radio Drama Production Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy? THE BIBLE - In the Bible Old Testament book of Second Kings, when Jezebel is pushed from a window to her death and eaten by dogs, what parts of her body remained when they went to bury her? NICK AT NITE - From 1989 to 1998, what radio personality hosted Nick at Nite's annual New Year's Eve Countdown special (featuring the year’s best episodes determined by viewers)? FOOD LAW - After 72 years, the FDA has finally decided that what dressing no longer needs to be regulated by federal standards? Round Two ASTRONOMY - The plains on Pluto's surface are composed of more than 98% ice of what element? DANCE - Chubby Checker, Smokey Robinson and the Isley Brothers popularized what 60's dance shares its name with an African tribe also known for its dance traditions? X-MEN - In X2, the X-Men movie, the mutant hero Nightcrawler says that before joining the X-Men, he performed in the circus of what German city which also hosted the 1972 Summer Olympic Games? ENERGY - What isotope, which is extremely rare on Earth (but is extremely abundant on the moon), would be a perfect clean energy source once they figure out nuclear fusion? DEFUNCT AIRLINES - What airline, in operation from 1926 and headquartered in Miami, announced its bankruptcy in January of 1991? CANADA - What is the name of the northernmost, largest and least populous territory of Canada? Rate My Question SPORTS TERMS - In contact sports such as Rugby or American Football, what is the common name for a pass intended for a teammate who is surrounded by opponents ready for vicious tackles, and may foreshadow where that teammate is going after the play? Final Questions CHARACTER ACTORS - The actor who played the villain in the classic 80's science fiction film Highlander also voices what character from an extremely popular and long-running cartoon? AMERICAN LITERATURE - The "F." in the name of American novelist, essayist and writer F. Scott Fitzgerald's name is short for what? BLUEGRASS ARTISTS - What musician is known for having revolutionized the dominant banjo-picking style in Bluegrass music (from a five-finger style to three-)? MEDICAL TERMS - Singultus is the medical name for what? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges January 26th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT January 27th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Matthew, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Megan, Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a bonus general knowledge quiz on topics including Birthstones, Sports, Movies, Celebrities, Musicals, 90’s Memes and more, exclusively for our supporters! Special Guests: John Davis and Mike Kiniry.
Episode 185: Crabs Rangoon

Episode 185: Crabs Rangoon

2022-01-1701:35:10

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Movies, Sports, U.S. History, Animals, Etymology, TV Shows, Brands, True Crime and more! Intro COCKTAILS - Often associated with fruit and blenders, what cocktail is traditionally made with white rum, lim juice and simple syrup? MARINE SCIENCE - Octopuses have how many hearts? HARRY POTTER - In Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, it is revealed that Credence was swapped at birth with which member of the LeStrange family? THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL - On The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, what is the titular Mrs. Maisel's first name? 90S NBA - Which former NBA player had more rebounds per season for more years in the 90's than any other play? ANIMALS - By number of deaths (750,000 a year), what is considered to be the most dangerous animal in the world? EXTREME SPORTS - Aid, Free, Solo, Lead, and Multi-pitch are all types of which extreme sport? Round One BIOPICS - Samo Lives, an upcoming biopic, will tell the story of what artist? U.S. PRESIDENTS - Who is the fifteenth U.S. president, which is the only to have remained a lifelong bachelor (having never married)? ETYMOLOGY - When first used around World War I, the English term 'cooties' referenced what kind of infestation? CURRENT EVENTS - Stephanie Mato, who rose to fame by appearing on what reality show, recently suffered a health scare by changing her diet to continue farting into jars and selling them for $1,000 a piece? FOOD BRANDS - What brand-name product (now owned by Good Humor-Breyers) was originally sold in fruity-flavors and marketed as a "frozen drink on a stick"? Round Two ROCK AND ROLL - In 1993, what Northern Irish singer-songwriter became the first Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee to miss their own induction dinner? FEARS - Katsaridaphobia is a fear of what insect, whose order, blattodea, also includes termites? BASEBALL - What former professional left-handed pitcher who played for the Boston Red Sox is nicknamed "Spaceman" and, when asked his opinion on mandatory drug testing responded "I've tried just about all of them, but I wouldn't want to make it mandatory"? MOVIES - What is the name of the treatment that Alex DeLarge goes under in A Clockwork Orange? MOVIES - What 1954 Best Picture crime drama stars Marlon Brando and Karl Malden and focuses on union violence and corruption amongst longshoremen? BIRDS - What kind of ground-feeding bird are the target of a driven shooting sport in areas of moorland in * Scotland, northern England, and Wales? SERIAL KILLERS - Albert deSalvo is better known by what serial killer nickname? Rate My Question ANIMALS - Different for each animal based on the eyesight, what is the name given to the distance within which a person can approach an animal before it moves away? Final Questions ETYMOLOGY - The term pie-hole, meaning for a mouth, was first written by Stephen King in what 1983 novel? FOOD - Peach Melba and Chicken Tetrazzini are both dishes that were invented for people in what profession? SKATEBOARDING - What was the name of the 1970's skate crew that included skating innovators Tony Hawk, Ollie Gelfand, Rodney Mullen and Mike McGill? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges January 19th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT January 20th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Matthew, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Christopher, Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Quizmasters Lee and Marc welcome Kristin and Fletcher for a bonus general knowledge quiz on topics including Animals, Stage Names, Playstation Games, Geography, Medical, Lord of the Rings, Theme Parks and more, exclusively for our supporters!
Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a general knowledge quiz on topics including Movies, Sports, Geography, Philosophy, TV, Comic Books, Pop Music, Food, History, Travel, Literature, Technology and more! Intro MOVIES - “A Fistful Of Quarters” is the subtitle of a documentary following Steve Wiebe and Billy Mitchell trying to reach the top score of what arcade game? SPORTS EQUIPMENT - What color is the 4-ball in a game of pool? GEOGRAPHY - In which Indian city would you find the Taj Mahal? PHILOSOPHY - What philosophical statement is the best known of Rene Descartes found in Discourse on the Method and Principles of Philosophy? TELEVISION - In what year did Golden Girls premiere? MEDICAL - What metal, of which doorknobs are used by hospitals to reduce the transfer of disease, is the only metal that's naturally antibacterial? Round One COMIC BOOKS - The best selling American single-issue comic of all time sold approximately 8.2 million copies, was published in 1991 and featured which superhero team? U.S. GEOGRAPHY - What are the five Great Lakes? MARINE BIOLOGY - Crassostrea virginica is the scientific name for what sea creature, of which individual members filter approximately 50 gallons of water a day while feeding? POP SONGS - The song "I Did Something Bad" features the first time that what pop star used profanity in a song? CULINARY TERMS - What is the culinary term for when dry ingredients are soaked in liquid until the liquid takes on the flavor of the dry ingredients? U.S. HISTORY - Portland, OR, was named after Portland, ME, by a coin flip, where what capital city was the possibility? Round Two FOOD ETYMOLOGY - The term 'filet mignon' was coined in a collection of short stories, The Four Million, by what writer (who also wrote The Gift of the Magi)? CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM - What type of restaurant causes strife amongst Larry and his friends when it opens up across from Goldblatt's Deli is a season 8 episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm? TRAVEL - How many long train whistle signals are released to denote that the breaks are being lifted and the train will be moving forward? SPORTS - The International 500, held annually in Sault Ste. Marie, MI, is the world's largest race featuring what type of vehicle? LITERATURE - Dodie Smith wrote what book, that later became a popular Disney film? COMPUTER HARDWARE - Before USB and wireless printing, computers used a 25-pin centronics interface developed by Epson, which was more commonly referred to by what port name? Rate My Question SPORTS TEAMS - In order to boost merchandise sales and ticket sales, which franchise once sought to alter their name to the Swamp Dragons and sent season ticket holders rubber chickens in order for them to renew? Final Questions MYTHOLOGY - What island is named for a figure of polynesian culture who once caught the sun and beat him with a jaw-bone in order to slow him down and make the day longer? U.S. PRESIDENTS - Which President, the tenth of the U.S. fathered fifteen children? Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges January 12th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Challenge - Point Ybel Brewing Co. - 7:30 pm EDT January 13th, 2022 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Ollies Pub Records and Beer - 7:30 pm EDT You can find out more information about that and all of our live events online at KnowNonsenseTrivia.com All of the Know Nonsense events are free to play and you can win prizes after every round. Thank you Thanks to our supporters on Patreon. Thank you, Quizdaddies – Brandon, Issa, Adam V., Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service) Thank you, Team Captains – Captain Nick, Grant, Mo, Jenny, Rick G., Skyler, Dylan, Shaun, Lydia, Gil, David, Aaron, Kristen & Fletcher Thank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Justin M., Robb, Rachael, Rikki, Jon Lewis, Moo, Tim, Nabeel, Patrick, Jon, Adam B., Ryan, Mollie, Lisa, Alex, Spencer, Kaitlynn, Manu, Matthew, Luc, Hank, Justin P., Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Lucas Thank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Brandon, Sarah, FoxenV, Laurel, A-A-Ron, Loren, Hbomb, Alex, Doug, Kevin and Sara, Tiffany, Allison, Paige, We Do Stuff, Kenya, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C., Mike. K If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
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Erik Brandt

Fantastic podcast for anyone that loves trivia, and things that are related to trivial things. This podcast has everything: Beards. Black Rim Glasses. A rap listing of Patreon supporters behind a freestyle beatbox. Rating Listener Questions. Sorta okay Ray Romano impersonations. The occasional guest. What's Know Nonsense Podcast? Two old friends that automatically feel like your old friends asking each other trivia questions. Please 5 Stars only.

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