Episode 22

Al Roker's Hog


November 26th, 2018

1 hr 12 mins 15 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee & Marc continue their discussion on scoring methodology.

Trivia Questions

Round One

  • What band had albums such as Ghost in the Machine, Regatta de Blanc and Synchronicity?
  • What are the names of the three main robots that inhabit the Sattelite of Love in the sci-fi comedy series Mystery Science Theater 3000?
  • The law passed in 1873 that called for the "suppression of trade in and the circulation of of obscene literature and articles of immoral use" was called what?
  • An anemometer is a scientific instrument used to measure what, replacing the Beaufort scale?
  • Which element appears ninth on the periodic table?
  • Before Baseball took the lead, what sport was considered to be the national past time, packing the original Madison Square Garden with spectators on April 10, 1880 for a six-day long event? Round Two
  • What is the name of the lamp mascot featured in the Pixar logo?
  • Who was the first U.S. President to be born in California?
  • Samurai follow an unwritten code of morals, meaning “way of the warrior”, which translates to what word in Japanese?
  • During which war was Joan of Arc burned at the stake?
  • According to superstition, what item of clothing is unlucky to leave on a bed?
  • In 1917, Finland declared its independence from what country? Final Question
  • In The Bible, what is the first plague of Egypt?
  • Which musical artist was Weird Al instructed by lawyers to not look at during the American Music Awards, to which the parody artist responded by sending the same instructions back?

Missed Corrections

  • On the last episode, Lee sang the theme to the movie "Waiting to Exhale" and credited it to Toni Braxton. It was, in fact, performed by Whitney Houston. - Submitted by Jamie

Rate My Question

  • Which rock star of Jewish-descent is related to the beloved weatherman Al Roker? - Submitted by Gil