Episode 191

Brass Bagpipes

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February 28th, 2022

1 hr 17 mins 45 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

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?

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