Episode 204

The Buzzer System Patina


May 30th, 2022

1 hr 30 mins 42 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a general knowledge trivia quiz with topics including Music, Movies, Sports, Television, Etymology, Psychology, Religion, Literature and more!

Round One

  • MASS SHOOTINGS - Disgruntled school board treasurer Andrew Kishore committed the largest mass murder in a school in U.S. History when he killed 44 people at Bath Consolidated School in what state?
  • SATURDAY MORNING CARTOONS - Dollar the Dog was a character who appeared frequently on what 1980's Saturday morning cartoon that stars a Harvey Comics character?
  • POSTAL TERMINOLOGY - In the postal world, what does the acronym S.A.S.E. stand for?
  • PSYCHOLOGY - Which part of Freud’s model of the psyche handles moral decisions?
  • PHOBIAS - Affecting 10% of the population, and related to trypanophobia, what does someone with belonephobia fear?
  • MUSIC - Notable performances by Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin, and Otis Redding occured at a rock festival in 1967 in what sea-side Californian city (that is also known for the folk festival that occured there in 1963)?

Round Two

  • MOVIES - Christian Slater plays reporter Daniel Molloy in what 1994 gothic horror film?
  • TRACK & FIELD - How many hurdles are there in a 400 m hurdle race?
  • FESTIVALS - Until the COVID-19 pandemic, food fighters would gather annually in Valencia, Spain, to hurl what kind of food at each other in the city streets?
  • ETYMOLOGY - What food gets its name from the Nahuatl word for "swelling fruit or "fat thing"?
  • RELIGION - Also known as the Vedic religion and predating Hinduism, what religion of the Indus Valley has a name that refers to the concept of a single binding unity in all that exists in the universe?
  • BEAUTY PAGEANTS - In what decade was the first Miss World competition held?

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  • MILITARY - Alluding to its mission to be in the forefront of intelligence collecting, what does 303rd MI Battalion motto Primi Noscere translate to?

Final Questions

  • LITERATURE - Mrs. Hudson is the landlady and housekeeper of what literary character that was first introduced in 1997?
  • FRANCHISES - At more than 88 billion dollars, what Japanese cartoon character has earned its owners more in merchandise sales than Mickey Mouse, Winnie the Pooh and Star Wars?

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