Episode 187

Know Nhost: Close to Coast


January 31st, 2022

1 hr 40 mins 13 secs

Season 1

Your Hosts
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About this Episode

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?

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  • 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?

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