Episode 189

Surf City


February 14th, 2022

1 hr 8 mins 28 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

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 p*ssy you little b*tch" 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?

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  • 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)?

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