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Two professional quizmasters ask each other and guests their favorite questions of the week, while providing additional information and commentary. Learn interesting bits of trivia knowledge, discover what goes into crafting a good trivia question or team name, laugh at the hosts many moments of ignorance and pure stupidity and more on the Know Nonsense Trivia Podcast!
Know Nonsense Trivia Podcast is hosted by two independent quizmasters from Southwest Florida, Lee Breshnyda (Know Nonsense Trivia) and Marc Davis (Nice Guys Pizza Trivia).
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Quizmasters Lee & Marc come together to talk about their upcoming events (Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge: The Office Edition and Nice Guys Pizza 5-year Trivia Anniversary). The pair also share their favorite trivia questions of the week. Lee utilizes keen sussing techniques and Marc seeks vengeance over a simple anatomy question. Other topics include Physics, The Beatles, Saturday Night Live, Master Artists, Aviation History, Hollywood Legends and more!IntroductionARRESTED DEVELOPMENT - What is the name of the one-armed man employed by George Bluth to stage intricate scenarios to frighten George's children into 'good' behavior?ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT - According to George Bluth, where can you always find money? In the banana stand.Round OnePHYSICS - What is the standard unit of measure for energy and work?SCIENCE CURRENT EVENTS - William Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza recently won the nobel prize in which field?DISCO - Who performed the classic 1976 disco hit "Disco Inferno", featured on the hit soundtrack to 1977's Saturday Night Fever, which brought it back to the Billboard charts for a second time?THE BEATLES - Which members of The Beatles didn’t have a middle name?GRAMMAR - In American grammar, what is the special case when you would use the word “an”?WHAT IS IT? - A ‘howdah’ sits atop what animal?Missed Corrections“I said 2014 to 2019 was 4 years ago. The difference is 5 years.” - submitted by Marc"Tell Lee that "press f to pay respects" is from ADVANCED warfare, not modern warfare. I know it's a joke question but I refuse to have modern warfare's good name tarnished on my favorite podcast." submitted by David Holbrook“Roux is flour and oil used for thickening.” - Proverbial Lightkeeper SpencerRound TwoSATURDAY NIGHT LIVE - What former Saturday Night Live cast member was originally hired as the voice of Shrek?MEDICAL TERMS - What is the medical term for the shinbone? MEDICAL TERMS - What is the axilla better known as?TOM WAITS MOVIES - In what 1999 superhero comedy film does Tom Waits play Doc Heller, a man who specializes in non-lethal weaponry, who equips the team for battle?MASTER ARTISTS - Who sculpted such works as The Thinker and the Gates of Hell?PET PRODUCTS - Nepetalactone is the active ingredient in what pet product?AVIATION HISTORY - In 1920, what was the first city’s airport to implement air traffic control procedures?Rate My Question“In what sporting event would you be disqualified for not “marking out” at the first of the event?” - Proverbial Lightkeeper SpencerFinal QuestionsBASKETBALL - What small forward for the Philadelphia 76er's, who retired in 1987, is largely credited with reversing the popularity of the slam dunk, which was scene as bullying and unsportsman-like before?HOLLYWOOD LEGENDS - Virginia McMath became known as an actress using what name, in films such as Swing Time, Top Hat, and Kitty Foil, for which she received an Academy Award?Weekly Wrap UpOctober 7th, 2019 @ Palace - As You Wish, 83 pts.October 8th, 2019 @ Gather - Tarpon Charlies, 78 pts.October 10th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar - As You Wish, 109 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesOctober 7th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include PIRATE SHIPS, LOCAL RESTAURANTS, MARVEL COMICS, CRIMINAL LAW, CURRENT VIDEO GAMES, DOGS, THE BIBLE, THOMAS EDISON & more. Final question category will be TRUCKING COMPANIES selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘The 3 Stooges’.October 8th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include NHL, MLB, COCKTAILS, GREEK PLAYWRIGHTS, ROMAN POETS, PHYSICS, BROADWAY, DISNEY and more. Final wager question category will be WINE & SPIRITS selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘Cavakado’.October 10th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include ANATOMY, FAMOUS AUTHORS, PHYSICS, NINTENDO 64, COLLEGE FOOTBALL, BREAKING BAD and more. The final category that evening will be RED DEAD REDEMPTION selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘The Misfits’.THE OFFICE TRIVIA - November 2nd, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 6:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar.Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Rachael, Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Spencer the Chef, Hank, Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Quizmasters Lee & Marc are joined by two of Lee’s oldest and dearest friends (and Lee’s groomsmen in his upcoming wedding), the independent cartoonists Justin Peterson (MAD Magazine, Very Neat Mint) and Jon Lewis (Detail: Nowhere) for a special jam-packed totally not Saturday morning “bachelor party” episode of the KnowNo, asking each other trivia questions and occasionally waxing philosophical (“is a cloud a bird?”) and other typical nonsense!Round OneVIDEO GAMES - In what 2014 game do you press ‘F’ to pay respects?U.S. PRESIDENTS - Other than Bill Clinton, who is the only other president in US history who has been successfully impeached (though they weren't removed from office)?COMIC BOOKS - What is the #1 best-selling comic book single issue of all time, counting units sold?GEOGRAPHY - The matterhorn spans two countries; what two countries share the mountain?CLASSIC TELEVISION - What was the most popular sitcom on TV in the year 1963?ANIMALS - Due to lack of sex chromosomes, a baby alligator's sex is determined by which factor?THEME PARKS - What theme park had the highest attendance numbers of 2018, and what was the total number of guests (in the millions)?THEME PARKS - Who are the two hosts of the American Experience at EPCOT?LITERATURE - What is the title of E.L. James’s 2019 novel?Missed Corrections“New to your podcast, so you may have already heard this. But listening to Ep. 29 right now and the answer to your Earthquake question is indeed Alaska, not Oregon.” - submitted by Travis* Magneto’s Real Name - “I said his name was Erik Lessnar. I suppose I was thinking of the wrestler Brock Lessnar. In the movies, Magneto’s real government name is Erik Lehnsherr. In the comics it is Max Eisenhardt.” - submitted by Quizmaster Lee* Erin Sullivan and Andrew Fiffick wrote in to inform us that the classic Disney animators name is pronounced Ub, like “chub” as Andrew puts it. He adds that Ub Iwerks “isn't one of Walt Disney's 9 old men because he had left the company in 1929 and the 9 old men, who were all animators, came about in the mid 30s. Ub did return to the company in 1940 and pioneered many special effects used in their films.”* “Let me start by saying, that I am a religious listener of the podcast. I get a good laugh each and every episode. Keep up the good work. But...as a North Carolinian, a NASCAR fan, and a general trivia enthusiast, I am cringing every time I hear you say “Carl” Yarborough. The man’s name is Cale, which is short for Caleb.” - submitted by Dan Lundberg in our FB group.* “Ahh no, with Seth's impressive plethora of knowledge it actually makes me a bit sad to have to correct him. While "sussing" during the lil pacs episode Seth made the statement that the only disease to have ever been fully eradicated was polio and as a virologist I had to say something. The only disease to have ever been fully eradicated was smallpox, which was officially declared eradicated in 1980. Efforts to eradicate polio did not actually start until 1988. Since 1988, polio cases have dropped 99%, however, the disease is still present today and unfortunately is still not eradicated. In fact, in September of this year the Phillipines declared a polio outbreak. Love the podcast, and especially get excited when you guys ask virus related questions!!” - submitted by Brittany* “Alright guys, I'm officially confused. I think every time you do the Everybody Loves Raymond voice impression, you mention 4 kids. They only had 3 kids. Where is this 4th kid coming from? This actually screwed me up at my local trivia night a few weeks ago, when they actually asked how many kids they had on the show. I answered 4 because I thought I remembered it from the podcast. I figured I had just heard wrong, but in this week's episode, there's a 4th kid again!” - submitted by KevinRound TwoPROFESSIONAL WRESTLING - Which WWE superstar has had the most title reigns?CANDY - In 1995, M&M’s replaced tan with what color?BIRDS - What is the most populous bird in the world?MLB - In the modern baseball era, who earned the title of all-time wild pitch leader over a 27-year long career?BOX OFFICE RECORDS - What was the first movie to cross a billion dollars in box office sales (not adjusted for inflation)?FASHION TRENDS - “Casual Friday” had its beginnings in 1962 in what U.S. State?TIME MAGAZINE - Who born in 1897, did Time Magazine choose as their person of the century in 1999?2000’s INDIE POP - When the classic indie pop album Give Up by The Postal Service was reissued, the comedy website Funny or Die made a sketch featuring several people auditioning to join the band, including who?Rate My Question“In geometry, what is defined as "a portion of a line which starts at a point and goes off in a particular direction to infinity?” - submitted by Andrew“In the world of food, all chefs know and use 5 sauces as a base to make almost every other sauce. Those 5 sauces are called the “mother sauces”. Name the 5 mother sauces.” - submitted by SpencerFinal QuestionsSNACKS - How many holes are in a standard ritz cracker?GLOBAL POLITICS - Martin Viscara is the president of which South American country?POP MUSIC - Who is the only musician in history to have hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts with both a vocal and an instrumental song, the latter of which was used as a sample in “Hypnotize” the 1997 hit by the Notorious B.I.G. a.k.a. Biggie Smalls.OSCAR WINNERS - What three films are tied having won more Oscars than any other film?Weekly Wrap UpSeptember 30th, 2019 @ Palace - The Wet Duo - 108 pts.October 1st, 2019 @ Gather - The Moist Witch Project - 95 pts.October 3rd, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Beers Bar - As You Wish - 63 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesOctober 7th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include MONSTERS OF MYTH & LEGEND, FOOD SCIENCE, NICK TOONS, 80’S NEW WAVE, SOUTH PARK, BOJACK HORSEMAN, PARKS & RECREATION & more. Final question category will be NWO selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘On a Fact Hunt.’October 8th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include FIFA, THE NFL, EDIBLES, CARS, FINAL FANTASY, CLASSIC ROCK OF THE 1980’s, MOVIES OF THE 1930’s and more. Final wager question category will be MEDICAL TERMS selected by last week’s biggest learners Birthday Girls.October 10th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include FICTIONAL DRUGS, THE BEATLES, THIRD GRADE MATH, WORLD WAR II, COLLEGE FOOTBALL, FAMOUS GUITARS and more. The final category that evening will be PANTERA selected by Tom Waits For No Man.THE OFFICE TRIVIA - November 2nd, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 6:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar.Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Rachael, Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Spencer, Hank, Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guests: Jon Lewis and Justin Peterson.
Quizmasters Lee & Marc are joined by Elyse to hear stories about her first two hosting experiences hosting trivia, while the three attempt to answer (and interrupt) each other’s favorite trivia questions of the week. Lee recounts his time hosting Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges at Bury Me Brewing Co. and digs into the history of one of the most unique television themes: Fraiser. Also discussed: Should a quizmaster double-check close final scores before announcing the night's winners?Round OnePOPULATION STATISTICS - According to the CDC and attributing it to the holidays and colder winter months keeping people indoors, what month sees the most births in the United States?ALSO KNOWN AS - By what name is entertainer David Seth Kotkin better known?OBSCURE HOLIDAYS - Last week saw the beginning of the Festival of Novelty Items (observed annually on September 4th). What novelty item sold over 20 million units between the years 2000 and 2001?MUSICALS - What 2007 film and current stage show, set in Dublin, features two struggling musicians simply credited as “Guy,” a vacuum repairman, and “Girl,” a flower seller?LITERATURE - What author who died in 1986 holds the Guinness World Record title for Most Published Works by One Author?FIRST AID - What are the ABC’s of First Aid?Missed Corrections“I said there lyrics were "it's my birthday and I'll cry if I want to" when those aren't the lyrics of course.” - Marc DavisRound TwoBOX OFFICE RECORDS - Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides is the most expensive movie ever made. What is the second most expensive movie ever made (not adjusted for inflation)? NASCAR - In 1979, the national media became fixated on a fistfight at the Daytona 500, between The Allison Brothers and what other NASCAR driver?TELEVISION - On Parks and Recreation, what alter-ego did April use during Tom’s Snake Juice release party?ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS - Who won an Oscar for playing a crossdresser named Thomas Kent?MEDICAL TERMS - Otorhinolaryngology is the study of the diseases of what?HISTORY - On September 13th, 1812, the Great Fire of what city began, burning for five days, destroying 75% of the city and killing twelve thousand people?Rate My QuestionDISNEY - “One of Walt Disney's "nine old men," which imagineer and animator, along with his wife, has a window in disneyland that reads: "Far East Imports, Exotic Art"? - submitted by AndrewFinal QuestionsSOFTWARE - In 1995, what piece of software was installed on more computers than any other?FAMOUS LANDMARKS - The largest mosque in Africa, the Al-Ahazar mosque, overlooks the Atlantic Ocean in what North African city?FOOD & DRINK - What drink was originally known in Thailand as ‘Krating Daeng’?Weekly Wrap UpSeptember 23rd, 2019 @ Palace - Trivia Newton John - 96 pts.September 24th, 2019 @ Gather - Couch Potatoes - 64 pts.September 25th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - If You’re Not Moist, You’re LastSeptember 25th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Beers Bar - As You Wish - 113 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesSeptember 30th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include 90’S TOYS, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, BOATING & FISHING, POWER TOOLS, GOLDENEYE, KING OF THE HILL, WHO’S LINE IS IT ANYWAY?, COUNTRY MUSIC & more. Final question category will be ONE DIRECTION selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘Team Turkey.’October 1st, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include NFL, CLASSIC ROCK, DRUNK ASTRONAUTS, POKEMON, JAPANESE POETRY, COMIC BOOK MOVIES, VOCABULARY, U.S. CIVIL WAR and more. Final wager question category will be SAW MOVIES selected by last week’s biggest learners It’s Moist O’Clock Somewhere.October 3rd, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include ANIME, U.S. STATES, BEER, WINES FROM SOUTH AFRICA, ATARI, HARRY POTTER, MUSIC OF THE 1970’s, MOVIES OF THE 1980’s and more. The final category that evening will be SEX AND THE CITY selected by Team Hungover.Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Rachael, Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Hank, Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Elyse.
Episode 64: Lil Pacs

Episode 64: Lil Pacs

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Quizmasters Lee & Marc are joined by Seth who is fresh off of appearances of two other broadcast shows - WGCU’s Three Song Stories and PBS’s Family Pictures USA - to share some conversation and some trivia questions, with topics including BEARS, TIME ZONES, CLASSIC TV, GUITAR LEGENDS, COCKTAILS, CHEMISTRY, WORLD WAR II and more!Round OneWHAT BEAR IS BEST? What type of brown bear is the largest land-based carnivore in the world and is named after the Alaskan archipelago on which it resides?TIME ZONES - In what time zone is El Paso, TX?ACRONYMS - What does RADAR stand for?NFL - Which Washington NFL team was named by fans, from a contest with over 20,000 entries?HURRICANES - What hurricane had the largest ever death toll in the United States?MEDICAL CONDITIONS - What is anosmia?Round TwoCLASSIC TELEVISION - Who played Gilligan on Gilligan’s Island?CLASSIC TELEVISION - Name the only cast members from Gilligan’s Island that are still alive?HISTORY - On September 11, 1978, British medical photographer was the last known person to die of what illness?PEE WEE’S PLAYHOUSE - On Pee Wee's Playhouse, who was the beauty and fashion obsessed character that often visited and flirted with Pee Wee?CHEMISTRY - Can you name three noble gasses?COUNTRY MUSIC - Not counting Elvis, what actor is mentioned by name in the Shania Twain song “That Don’t Impress Me Much”?COCKTAILS - What classic cocktail is made of equal parts gin, campari, and sweet vermouth?Final QuestionsINVENTIONS - What company introduced the first radio with push button tuning in 1927?GUITAR LEGENDS - Which grammy award winning guitar legend released 62 albums during his lifetime, with an additional 50 albums posthumously released after his death in 1994?SCI-FI MOVIES - What android displays immense fine motor skills with a knife and Private Hudson's hand in an iconic scene in the 1986 sci-fi movie Aliens?WORLD WAR II - Who was the deputy fuhrer that parachuted in Scotland in 1941 to try and arrange peace talks with the UK, and was ultimately convicted of war crimes during the Nuremberg Trials before dying of suicide in prison?Weekly Wrap UpSeptember 16th, 2019 @ Palace - Jet Fuel Can't Melt Moist Beams - 102 pts.September 17th, 2019 @ Gather - Williams Sonoma Gals - 92 pts.September 18th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - Four Horseman - 88 pts.September 19th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Beers Bar - As You Wish - 90 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesSeptember 23rd, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include DOGS, PUNS, AUSTRALIA, INDIE ROCK, BARTENDING, WORLD WAR II, WWE & more. Final question category will be GODZILLA selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘Link & Friends.’September 24th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include MUSIC & MOVIES OF THE 1980’S, OBSCURE HOLIDAYS, MLB, SPORTS CARS, U.S. CITIES, and more. Final wager question category will be JFK’S LOVERS selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘Unkown Nomads.September 25th, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will ‘include HARRY POTTER , BEER , DISNEY , FOOD & COOKING , RETRO VIDEO GAMES , ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 🧪, GAME OF THRONES and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be JEFF LYNNE selected by ‘God Damned Sports Questions.’September 26th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include THE MASKED SINGER, SANDWICHES, INTERIOR DESIGN, STAR TREK, 80’S TV COMMERCIALS and more. The final category that evening will be BOY BANDS selected by ‘KOTAW.’Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Rachel, Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Hank, Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Seth.
Quizmasters Lee & Marc share their favorite questions of the week from their respective trivia nights, with topics including WORLD RECORDS, MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, WINE, CRYPTOZOOLOGY, FAMOUS INVENTIONS, WORLD HISTORY, BUSINESS, LANGUAGE and more!IntroductionWORLD RECORDS - The hottest temperature ever recorded on Earth was 136 degrees Fahrenheit in El Azizia, which is located in which North African country?MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS - What kind of tuba is named after a famous American military march composer?Round OneWORLD RECORDS - Vesna Vulović was a Serbian flight attendant who holds the Guiness world record for what?WINE - Named for an ancient king of Babylon, what size wine bottle will hold up to twenty standard 750ml bottles of wine?NBA - What Boston Celtics player was known by the nickname “The Chief”?FAMOUS INVENTIONS - In 1954, Robert Frank Borkenstein registered a trademark for what invention with a portmanteau name?CRYPTOZOOLOGY - What is the nickname of the 7-8 ft. tall apeman cryptid, first reported in Missouri in 1971, that is believed to have a large, pumpkin shaped head, a body covered in dark fur, and a stinky defense mechanism used to ward off any would-be attackers?Missed Corrections“Canned tuna is actually albacore tuna, the Dolphin fish is what we would recognize as the fish served under the name “Mahi Mahi”.” - AbbeyRound TwoPOP CULTURE - Comedian Joan Rivers died in what year?WORLD WAR II - To the surprise of then-General Eisenhauer, what weapon, nicknamed after a novelty musical instrument of the era, was initially issued to U.S. soldiers in World War II with no training whatsoever?AIRPORTS - McCarran International Airport is located in which city?ADULT ANIMATION - What 1971 animated film was the first to receive an X rating, directed by Ralph Bakshi and based on and named for a series of classic comics by influential independent cartoonist Robert Crumb?INDIE FILMS - Who directed the classic documentary Crumb, about influential independent cartoonist Robert Crumb?BUSINESS - Prior to being broken-up for a Monopoly, what company controlled 80-85% of rough diamond distribution?LANGUAGE - What word, known for being a defining characteristic of Danish culture, is used to describe an attitude towards life that emphasizes mindfulness, comfort and coziness, togetherness and finding joy in everyday life?U.S. HISTORY - Terry Nichols was the co-conspirator of what major crime in the 1990’s?Rate My Question“A standard human neck has seven cervical vertebrae. How many does a giraffe have?” - Proverbial Lightkeeper DylanFinal QuestionsVEGETABLES - Closely related to garlic and onions, what vegetable is one of the national emblems of Wales, after, according to legend, King Cadwaladr of Gwynedd ordered his soldiers to identify themselves by wearing the vegetable on their helmets in an ancient battle against the Saxons?60’s MUSIC - Who sang the song “It’s My Party?”Weekly Wrap UpSeptember 9th, 2019 @ Palace - Moistimus Prime - 106 pts.September 10th, 2019 @ Gather - Tarpon Charlies - 101 pts.September 11th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - Pootie Tang - 112 pts.September 12th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Beers Bar - As You Wish - 90 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesSeptember 16th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include BASEBALL, THE ROSWELL INCIDENT, SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, PORN CULTURE, THE TOUR DE FRANCE & more. Final question category will be DISNEY PARKS selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘Single Riders’.September 17th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include DOGS, NFL, BOATING & SAILING, SPANISH LANGUAGE, GEOGRAPHY, ASTROLOGY and more. Final wager question category will be QUIZMASTER’S CHOICE.September 18th, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will include AMERICAN LITERATURE, GHOSTBUSTERS, LOONEY TUNES, FLATULENCE, YONIC IMAGERY, U.S. CIVIL WAR and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be ROCKY BALBOA MOVIES selected by ‘Whiskey Business.’September 19th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:00 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include 80’s MOVIES AND MUSIC, REAL ESTATE, DEATH METAL, CARS, RICK & MORTY, THE OFFICE and more. The final category that evening will be THE CURSE OF OAK ISLAND selected by ‘Janis’s Droplings.’Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Rachel, Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Hank, Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support."
Quizmasters Lee & Marc are joined by Kyle Anne to listen to her new single “Two Damn Years” and go through three rounds of trivia questions, with topics including TRAFFIC STATISTICS, SCIENTOLOGY, MOVIES AND MUSIC OF THE 1980’S, HUMAN AND DOLPHIN ANATOMY, AFRICAN HISTORY, SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, THE MUPPETS and more! The trio also reveal their individual methodologies for adjusting the difficulty of a trivia question.Round OneTRAFFIC STATS - What east coast capital city is ranked the worst traffic of 2019 by Forbes magazine, stating that the average person loses about 164 hours a year?SCIENTOLOGY - In the official scriptures of Scientology, seventy five billion aliens were brought to Earth (then known as "Teegeeack" by spacecraft) only to be destroyed by hydrogen bombs dropped on volcanoes in service of becoming spiritual stowaways in human beings, by what leader of the Galactic Confederacy?ANATOMY - What is made up of the duodenum, jejunum and ileum?AFRICAN HISTORY - What African warrior monarch was leader of the Zulu nation until his death at the hands of assassins in 1828?U.S. PRESIDENTS - Who’s second term re-election slogan was “He kept us out of war.”WORLD’S SMALLEST HORSE - From 2001-2006, a diminutive horse named Black Beauty held the Guinness World Record for smallest living horse, until the title was taken by what 17-inch tall equine, named after a character featured in the work of author Hans Christian Andersen?Missed CorrectionsBraille is NOT considered a language (as Lee erroneously stated in episode 61), rather it is a system of codes.George Washington was elected president in 1789, not 1784 (as Lee erroneously stated in episode 61).Round Two80’s MOVIES - In the 1985 film Better Off Dead, Lane (played by John Cusack) is harassed by two Japanese drag racers, one of which learned to speak English by watching the Wide World of Sports, subsequently adopting the distinct vocal pattern of which commentator and friend of Muhammed Ali?80’s MOVIES - What 80’s movie was the first film-scoring credit of composer Danny Elfman?FOOD & COOKING - What fish, also the national fish of India, is also referred to as “aquatic chicken”?THE MUPPETS - On The Muppet Show, what is the name of the muppet that is frequently the object of Gonzo's affection?SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE - Linda Richman is the host of what Saturday Night Live talk show?90’s R&B - Along with Lauryn Hill, name three solo artists often credited with popularizing the neo-soul movement that came to prominence in the late 1990's, with a sound characterized by jazz, funk and African influences as opposed to the more digital sound of contemporary R&B.MARINE BIOLOGY - How many stomachs does a dolphin have?Rate My Question“What song won the 1997 Grammy award for, Record of the Year, Song of the year and Best male pop vocal performance?” submitted - Quizmaster DallasFinal QuestionsAFRICAN HISTORY - The Mao Mao Uprising took place in what African country?SILKWORMS - Silkworms exclusively eat leaves from what kind of tree?PLANTS - What kind of plant would you include in your garden to attract Monarch butterflies?MTV - Who was the winner of the first I Wanna Be A VJ contest held by MTV in 1998?HAIR METAL - What hair metal band is best known for their hit "Don't Know What You Got (Til It's Gone)" off the 1988 album Long Cold Winter?TELEVISION - What was the first streaming show to win an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series?VIDEO GAMES - What two Playstation games featured scratch-n-sniff CD’s?Weekly Wrap UpAugust 31st, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Beers Bar - Snitches Get Stitches - 105 pts.September 2nd, 2019 @ Palace - Free Bottle Getters - 96 pts.September 3rd, 2019 @ Gather - 100% These Bitches - 74 pts.September 4th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - The Lone Rangers - 67 pts.September 5th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Beers Bar - The Squeaky Chairs Abide - 107 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesSeptember 9th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include WINE, HOME AND GARDEN, CHAPELLE’S SHOW, CHUCK PALAHNIUK NOVELS, WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH & more. Final question category will be VEGETABLES selected by last week’s biggest learners ‘Joryholes’.September 10th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include FOOD AND COOKING, MOTOWN, CLASSIC ROCK, FOOTBALL, GREEK MYTHOLOGY, THE ZODIAC, and two nin-categories: NINJA SEX PARTY, NINTENDO and more. Final wager question category will be LED ZEPPELIN selected by the team ‘Philly Guys & Gal.’September 11th, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will include HURRICANES, WORLD WAR II, HARRY POTTER, 90’s POP MUSIC, ANDROIDS, GENITALS and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be DEATH METAL selected by ‘Pootie Tang.’September 12th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include COLLEGE FOOTBALL, WORLD HISTORY, MUSICALS (HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA), REPTILES, LETTERKENNY, TEKKEN, HANNA-BARBERA CARTOONS & MORE . The final category that evening will be MOVIES BASED ON VIDEO GAMES selected by ‘Party Weasels.’Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Rachel, Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.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.
Quizmaster Marc returns to join Quizmaster Lee and returning guest Kristin, who hosted her first trivia event earlier this month. The trio throw some of their favorite recent trivia questions at each other with topics including BAT SEX, PLAYBOY, COCKTAILS, STATE MOTTOS, CLASSIC TELEVISION, FICITIONAL CARS & POTATO CHIPS and more!Round OnePARKS & RECREATION - Pawnee Councilman Jeremy Jamm holds what occupation?STAR TREK - In Star Trek: The Next Generation, what song does Dr. Crusher play to teach Data how to dance? STATE MOTTOS - “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” is the English translation of what country’s motto?PLAYBOY - Since 1970, the Library of Congress has made available a picture-free version of every issue of Playboy magazine in what language?ANIMALS - What animal has the latin-name Rhincodon Typus?COCKTAILS - What alcoholic drink was originally called “The Red Snapper,” at the time made with gin?KnowNotes/Missed Corrections“I’m with Doug. I’ve never heard, nor used the abbreviation “CTD.” I’m an RN and my first job out of school was working on an oncology unit. Lots of patients circling the drain, but never used that phrase or abbreviation. Maybe “slang” would be more appropriate than “lingo.” I was definitely thinking of more technical phrases.”What is the difference between lingo and slang?Round TwoU.S. PRESIDENTS - Who was the 21st President of the United States?POP CULTURE - Who did Al Roker replace on the Today show?POTATO CHIPS - Reviewed by Leonard on the sitcom Community, what fictional potato chip brand also appears on shows such as Orange Is The New Black, Arrested Development, New Girl, The Middle, 2 Broke Girls, My Name Is Earl, Ugly Betty, The New Adventures of Old Christine, Sons of Anarchy, CSI: NY and many, many more?FICTIONAL CARS - In the Dukes of Hazzard, what was the make and model of the General Lee?CLASSIC TV - What are the names of the children in the The Brady Bunch?BAT SEX - The short-nosed Chinese fruit bat is the only kind of bat that engages in what kind of sexual behavior?Rate My Question"The Czech Republic has consumed the most beer per capita of any country for the last 24 years, which country consumed the second most amount of beer per capita, consuming an average of 108 liters per person every year?" - submitted by Quizdaddy TimFinal QuestionsTHE SIMPSONS - What is Bart Simpson’s middle name?CLASSIC ROCK - The production of the film Monty Python and The Holy Grail benefitted from the profits of what classic rock album, the third best selling studio album of all time?NFL - Who are the only two people to win the Super Bowl as a player, an assistant coach and a head coach?Weekly Wrap UpAugust 26th, 2019 @ Palace - The Moist is Stored in The Balls - 107 pts.August 27th, 2019 @ Gather - Tarpon Charlies - 64 pts.August 28th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - Pootie Tang - 109 pts.August 29th, 2019 @ Squeak You Like a Hurricane - 101 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesSeptember 2nd, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. SOUTH AMERICAN AND U.S. GEOGRAPHY, 90’s ROCK MUSIC, TRAILER PARK BOYS, DOLLY PARTON, SCIENTOLOGY, BUTTERFLIES OF FLORIDA & more. Final question category will be COLORADO BREWERIES selected by last week’s biggest learners We’re Always Voted Off The Island.September 3rd, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include CLASSIC ROCK, THE OFFICE, ANIMALS, FOOD & COOKING, THE NFL, THE NBA, THE MLB, THE NHL and more. Final wager question category will be THE DOORS selected by the team ‘I just want to eat food.’September 4th, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will include 70’s SITCOMS, 80’s MOVIES, 90’s HIP HOP, THE ROOM, FRASIER, VIDEO GAMES, GREEK MYTHOLOGY and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be BROOKLYN 99 selected by ‘The Misfits.’September 5th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include SHAKESPEARE, THE MUPPETS, THE WALKING DEAD, POKÉMON, BUCK ROGERS, SMALL HORSES, SIGNS OF THE ZODIAC & MORE . The final category that evening will be RICK AND MORTY selected by ‘Meseeks & Destroy.’Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Kristin.
With Quizmaster Marc on vacay, Quizmasters Lee is joined by returning guests and gingers Jamie, Fletcher and Erik for an extended trivia session, with questions, answers and additional background information on the questions and how they were presented live to pub trivia teams. Topics include NORSE MYTHOLOGY, INVENTIONS, POP CULTURE ALSO KNOWN AS, DANGEROUS RACING, COMIC BOOK CAMEOS, STAR WARS, LORD OF THE RINGS, GHOSTBUSTERS, U.S. HISTORY, ARCHITECTURE, GLOBAL SLAVERY, FOOD & COOKING, AVIATION HISTORY, FICTIONAL CARS and more!Round OneNORSE MYTHOLOGY - Which day of the week is named after Odin’s wife?INVENTIONS - In which country was paper money first introduced?RACING - With over 250 deaths, the Tourist Trophy is known as the most dangerous racing events in the world. On which British isle is the series of competitions held?ALSO KNOWN AS - Geraldine Estelle Holloway Horner is better known by what stage name?STAR WARS - In 1977's Star Wars, who is the first character to have a spoken line of a dialogue?LORD OF THE RINGS - Through what family line are Frodo and Merry related, first cousins once removed?U.S. HISTORY - Who was Abraham Lincoln’s first Vice President?GLOBAL SLAVERY - During which century has there been the most slaves globally?FOOD & COOKING - The seed produced by the herb cilantro is also used as a spice, that is called what?Round TwoARCHITECTURE - In Greek architecture, what are the three classical orders?INVENTIONS - Which car company invented the three-point seatbelt and gave the idea away for free to other car companies knowing it could save lives?WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE - The 19th amendment was colloquially known as what?AVIATION HISTORY - In the U.S., in what year did the first commercial airline begin operation?*ANTARCTICA - It is presumed that 50% of what mammal's biomass lives on the ice of antarctica (where it encounters no natural predators)?Marvel Comics hero Eric Brooks is better known by what name?What European country’s sperm bank refuses ginger sperm?GHOSTBUSTERS - What is the fictional name of the apartment building inhabited by Dana Barrett in Ghostbusters?Final QuestionsASTRONOMY - How many officially recognized constellations are there?GEOGRAPHY - What is the longest river whose drainage basin is located entirely in one country?ALTERNATE MOVIE TITLES - What movie was titled “Night of the Cold Noses” when released in Latin American markets?COMIC BOOK CAMEOS - What athlete famously defeated Superman in his iconic comic book appearance?FICTIONAL CARS - From which media properties do the following cars come from: The Bluesmobile, KITT, The General Lee, The Party Wagon, ECTO-1, The Light Cycle, The Mirthmobile, The Pursuit Special, Benny The Cab, Truckster, and Elanor?Weekly Wrap UpAugust 19th, 2019 @ Palace - The Moist is Stored in The Balls - 95 pts.August 20th, 2019 @ Gather - Flaming Drinks & The Squishy Chairs 112 pts.August 21st, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - Pootie Tang - 76 pts.August 22nd, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar - Not Divided, We Multiply - 99 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesAugust 26th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories for the quiz will include AERONAUTICS, WINE MAKING, SCOTT PILGRIM, PARKS & REC, EUROPEAN GEOGRAPHY, EMO MUSIC, CLASSIC MOVIES & more. Final question category will be NINTENDO 64 GAMES selected by last week’s biggest learners Irish Wrist Watch.August 27th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories for the quiz will include NINTENDO, CLASSIC ROCK, THE BOOK OF MORMON, THE 1960’s, CRICKET, PLAYBOY MAGAZINE, JAMAICA and more. Final wager question category will be FRIENDS selected by Dumb and Dumber (form. The Hot Ladies).August 28st, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will include U.S. GEOGRAPHY, RETRO VIDEO GAMES, BOB’S BURGERS, TAYLOR SWIFT, ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, JURASSIC PARK, POKÉMON, THE WWE and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be WALT DISNEY WORLD selected by ‘Tarde.’August 29nd, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Thursday August 22nd we’ll be at No. 3 Craft brews & Beer Bar, at 7:30pm. The Meat Cottage will join us there as well. Categories for the quiz will include HULK HOGAN MOVIES, WORLD HISTORY, DC COMICS, STAR TREK, DOGS, TOM PETTY, BROADWAY, & MORE . The final category that evening will be RICK AND MORTY selected by ‘The Brewsual Suspects.’ August 31st, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL - 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. QUIZGARDIUM TRIVIOSA: Harry Potter Trivia. Test your knowledge of trivia about the Wizarding World, including notable witches and wizards from the Potterverse, Magical Creatures, Hogwarts School, Quidditch, The Books, The Movies, the Potter Fandom in general, and more!Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Aaron, Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guests: Erik, Fletcher, and Jamie.
Quizmasters Lee and Marc are joined by Juan Gomez of KING Entertainment, a 12 year veteran in the pub trivia industry. Juan brings a set of questions for the KnowNo squad, as well as stories of his history with trivia, insights into the professional aspects of running trivia events and his unique approach to writing questions for his players. The quizmasters also round-table on topics such as device usage, heckling, handling corrections from players in the room, maximum team size and more.Round OneSPORTS ARENAS - State Farm Arena, formerly Phillips Arena, is the home of what NBA team?19th CENTURY SLANG - In 19th century Britain,a ‘velocipede,’ or more colloquially a boneshaker, would refer to what object?GLOBAL TRADE - What two South American countries are part of OPEC?HOLLYWOOD - Based on U.S. Box Office, who is the highest grossing star of 2019 (so far)? SPORTS ICONS - What famous boxing referee was known for the catchphrase "Let's Get It On" and became a TV judge after retirement?ASTROLOGY - Which planet claims the title of ‘Planet of Dreams’?KnowNotes“How many women trivia hosts do you know who do what you do (create a local game)?” - Blair, Houston, TXRound TwoSECRET SERVICE NICKNAMES - To John F Kennedy's “Lancer”, what was Jacqueline Kennedy's Secret Service nickname? DEATH STATISTICS - What is the #1 cause of death in National Parks?VIDEO GAME HISTORY - In what year was the Sega Genesis released in North America?CHEMISTRY - While it's official name is magnesium-iron silicate hydroxide, what is the common name of the mineral first identified in and named after Cummington, Massachusetts?BUSINESS - Tumblr was bought for 1.1 billion dollars by Yahoo, and was recently sold for how many millions of dollars?MIXOLOGY - What are the three main ingredients in a classic margarita?GEOGRAPHY - Minsk is the capital of what Eastern European country?Final QuestionsPOP CULTURE - Which brand tops the list of best alcohol brands in the world for 2019?MUSIC - Who released the 1972 album Superfly?GROUPS OF ANIMALS - A murder of crows. A gaggle of geese. A prickle of porcupines. These classifications are known as Terms of what (a word that traces its origins to hunting in the Middle Ages)?Weekly Wrap UpAugust 12th, 2019 @ Palace - Spunk in the Trunk - 111 pts.August 13th, 2019 @ Gather - Tarpon Fat Cats - 70 pts.August 14th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - House Snow - 78 pts.August 15th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar - The Moist & The Furious: Tokyo Drip - 77 pts.Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesAugust 19th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories include POKÉMON, LETTERKENNY, DOG BREEDS, ASTRONOMY, U.S. PRESIDENTS, EMO MUSIC, HERMAN’S HEAD, THE FILMS OF JUSTIN LONG & more. Final question category will be Nautical Terminology selected by last week’s biggest learners Team Turkey.August 20th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. NETFLIX, FOOTBALL, ART HISTORY, CLASSIC COUNTRY COOKING, GEMS, STATE CAPITALS, ICE CREAM FLAVORS and more. Final wager question category will be THE OFFICE selected by Dumb and Dumber (form. The Hot Ladies).August 21st, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will include SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, NORSE MYTHOLOGY, LORD OF THE RINGS, BEEKEEPING, RICK & MORTY, LETTERKENNY, 90’s HIP HOP and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be Edgar Allen Poe selected by ‘She-Ra and the Princess of Power.’August 22nd, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include MARINE BIOLOGY, CLASSIC CARS, SONG’s OF THE 80’s, REN & STIMPY, KING OF THE HILL, THE PRINCESS BRIDE, IRISH LORE, COSMETOLOGY, CYTOGENETICS & MORE . The final category that evening will be THE OFFICE selected by ‘Really Bad at Picking Names.’ Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Aaron, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.If you'd like to support the podcast and gain access to bonus content, please visit http://theknowno.com and click "Support." Special Guest: Juan Gomez.
Episode 58: Gastrology

Episode 58: Gastrology

2019-08-1201:05:40

Quizmasters Lee and Marc review their respective pub trivia nights and present their favorite trivia questions of the week.Round OneBIOLOGY - In biology, when a dog or cat loses its fur it's known as shedding. What is the term for when a dragonfly or other arthropod sheds its exoskeleton?GEOGRAPHY - What is the only nation that shares a land border with Portugal?MOVIES - Natural Born Killers was based on a screenplay written by what famous director/actor?POLITICS/COUNTRY MUSIC - To which country singer did Hilary Clinton apologize after denying that she was "a little woman standing by her man like " when asked about her husband's affair with Gennifer Flowers in a 1992 interview?INVENTIONS - In an effort to hedge against steel rationing in 1941, which automobile company made a prototype car out of soybeans, wheat and corn, running on hemp oil?LANDMARKS - The city of Newcastle, the fireworks capital of America, is located in what U.S. State?Missed Correction“A group of geese is called a gaggle on the ground, or in flight a skein or a wedge (not a gander).” - David“Homeboy on your latest podcast episode pulled a dirty trick with that whole "natural disaster" thing. Here is the Oxford definition: "a natural event such as a flood, earthquake, or hurricane that causes great damage or loss of life." It is universally known that the phrase refers specifically to extreme weather events events and ocean/seismic activity. He HAD to use that phrase to keep his trivia question difficult enough to not give away that the answer was a disease, but in my opinion it just indicates that the question should be framed a different way. Using the term "natural disaster" is deceiving, and completely incorrect according to popular use! I call bullshit.” - Tim, MNRound TwoCULINARY ARTS - In French, what cooking term means “to slice into thin strips,” usually leafy greens?CULINARY ARTS - What food science discipline seeks to investigate the chemical and physical transformations that occur in ingredients while cooking?LANGUAGE - What does the Swahili word “Simba” mean in English?GEOGRAPHY - Which state capital means "Of the Monks" in French, and was almost named Fort Racoon?SHAKESPEARE - The full title of Hamlet is “The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of ____.” Where was Hamlet the Prince of?STEELY DAN - The band Steely Dan is known to name-drop alcoholic beverages and mixed drinks in their songs. Name of these drinks and the song it comes from.Rate My QuestionPOKEMON - The following text is the Pokedex entry for what Pokemon? “This Pokemon uses a mysterious power. When it does so, this Pokémon generates brain waves that are supposedly only seen in sleepers. This discovery spurred controversy among scholars.”Final QuestionsNURSING - In medical nursing lingo, what does CTD stand for? WOMEN’S HISTORY - On June 25, 1993 Kim Campbell became the first Prime Minister of which country?Weekly Wrap UpAugust 1st, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar - Peanut the Dog Says the Water in Flint is Fine - 97 pts.August 5th, 2019 @ Palace - I'm Not Your Father But Your Sister Calls Me Daddy, 116 pts.August 6th, 2019 @ Gather - Tarpon Fat Cats, 71 pts.August 7th, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. - Four Horseman, 92 pts.August 8th, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer BarUpcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia ChallengesAugust 12th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Palace Pub & Wine Bar. Categories include GOLDEN GIRLS, MY SO-CALLED LIFE, RETRO AIR JORDANS, ENGINEERING, AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL, SINGER-SONGWRITER AIMEE MANN, DISNEY & more. Final question category will be 80s & 90’s Music selected by two teams that tied for biggest learners, those being PALACE MOMS & WINE WITCHES.August 13th, 2019 – Cape Coral FL – 7:00 PM @ Gather. Categories include DOGS, VIDEO GAMES, BROADWAY, FOOD & COOKING, CARS, SPORTS, MUSIC & MOVIES OF THE 1980’s & More. Final wager question category will be CIVIL WAR selected by Tarpon Charlies.August 14th, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co. Categories for the quiz will include BEER, OCEAN LIFE, CLINT EASTWOOD, 90’s HIP HOP, NICKELODEON, GRUNGE MUSIC, WCW, MARRIED WITH CHILDREN, DRAGONBALL Z, and more. The final Know Nonsense wager question will be ‘Betablockers’ selected by ‘TRYING.’August 15th, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar. Categories for the quiz will include BRIGHT EYES, SOUTH PARK, CLASSIC ROCK, NBA, NFL, BLUE ANGEL AIR SHOW, GEOGRAPHY, COLLEGE MASCOTS, KEGEL EXERCISES FOR MEN and more. The fiinal category that evening will be U.S. History, selected by T-Buck City.Thank youThanks to our supporters on Patreon.Thank you, Quizdaddies – Tommy (The Electric Mud) and Tim (Pat's Garden Service)Thank you, Team Captains – Kristen & FletcherThank you, Proverbial Lightkeepers – Dylan, Justin, Cooper, Elyse, Aaron, Sarah, Brina, Karly, Kristopher, Josh, Gil, Shaun, Lucas and MaxThank you, Rumplesnailtskins – Manu, Jeff, Eric, Steven, Efren, Mike J., Mike C.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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