Episode 15

The Darkest Episode


October 8th, 2018

1 hr 16 mins 49 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Lee is joined by Old Man Seth for three rustic Gen X-fueled rounds of interesting and entertaining trivia. Questions include:

  • What city’s hot bands of the 80s included Green River, The Thrown-Ups, and the Melvins?
  • What is the most widely-spoken first nation language spoken in North America?
  • What seafood is stuffed in your beef when you order carpetbagger steak?
  • Where, in the contiguous 48 American states, will the next solar eclipse first appear?
  • In the movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off, what is Ferris's sister's name?
  • "You Send Me," "A Change is Going to Come," and "Bring It on Home to Me" a string of hit singles by which soul, gospel and R&B singer that was shot to death in a Los Angeles Hotel Room in December 1964?
  • Chyme is produced in what organ of the body?
  • In the nautical expression “Shiver me timbers!” the word “timbers” originally referred to what?
  • Which American, who won the Gold Medal in Freestyle werestling 100kg division in the 1996 Atlanta Summer Olympics, signed with the WWF in 1998 and was named wrestler of the decade for the 2000s?
  • What is the only river that flows both north and south of the Equator?
  • Of which state was 1988 Democratic Presidential Nominee Michael Dukakis the govorner?
  • What 1983 sci-fi adventure film was shot under the working title Blue Harvest to keep fans and journalists away from the set?
  • What Roger Corman movie was shot in 1960 over the course of two days, featuring Jack Nicholson in a bit role?
  • American stage actor Edwin Booth, brother of John Wilkes Booth, was best known for his performances in what Shakespearen play?
  • In 1851, what did physician, humanitarian, inventor and Floridian John Gorrie win the first American patent for?

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