Episode 209

Meep Men


July 4th, 2022

1 hr 25 mins 51 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz with topics including Muscle Cars, Famous Athletes, Brewing, Dog Breeds, Music, Geography, Food and Cooking Terms and more, as well as segments on how to handle offensive team names as a Quizmaster, Marc’s new mnemonic device, and some big show news!

Round One

  • RAPPERS - What rapper formerly went by the stage name 'Shrimp Daddy'?
  • MUSCLE CARS - What was the name of Plymouth's muscle car that debuted in 1968, which was based on the GTX and shares its name with a popular Looney Tunes character (for which Plymouth paid a licensing fee of $50K)?
  • FAMOUS ATHLETES - In 1994, Michael Jordan signed a contract with what baseball team and was assigned to their minor league system?
  • BREWING - What term is used for the sealing stopper that clogs the hole in the side of a cask or older style keg?
  • SYSTEMS - The Munsell System is used to specify what?
  • DOG BREEDS - What breed of dog, which first appeared in the U.S. in the 1930's, is partially-named after the capital of Tibet?

Round Two

  • GRAMMY WINNERS - What 2022 Record of the Year winning song was recored by Los Angeles's Shampoo Press & Curl (a songwriting group who had previous success with a CeeLo Green Funk/Soul hit in 2010, among others)?
  • LANGUAGES - At approximately 2 million people each, what two languages are the most widely spoken in South America?
  • JAPANESE FOOD - What is the Japanese term for skewered seasoned chicken that is cooked over a charcoal fire?
  • WORLD GEOGRAPHY - In what country would you find the 'Southern Alps'?
  • LIGHTHOUSES - The Lighthouse at Linoma Beach is located in which midwestern U.S. state that has three lighthouses (despite the state having no large bodies of water that would require the use of one)?
  • COOKING TERMS - If a dish is 'parmentier', it is cooked or served with what vegetable?

Final Questions

  • CHILDREN’S LITERATURE - What children's classic's first chapter is titled "In the Drain"?
  • WORLD WAR II - Who was the subject of the 1939 Look Magazine article "Why I Hate My Uncle" (written by an author who would go on to earn the Purple Heart while serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II)?

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