Episode 228

Shaved Gritty


November 30th, 2022

1 hr 35 mins 4 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet with Kyle Anne for a trivia quiz with topics including World Cup, Geography, Television, Movies, Medical, Band Names, Wine, and more!

Round One

  • WINE - At the 28th Annual International Eastern Wine Competition a bottle of wine known as "Two Buck Chuck" that is sold at what grocery store chain received the double gold medal beating approximately 2,300 other wine?
  • GEOGRAPHY - Neitokainen is a body of water that is shaped like which Nordic country (in which itself is located)?
  • FAMOUS ACTORS - Actor Doug Jones got his start playing what McDonald's character in 27 commercials?
  • MEDICAL - A substance known as rheum in the medical world is commonly called what in everyday parlance?
  • 80’S TELEVISION - What show, that ran from 1981-1990, was described in Newsweek as "basically Dallas in the Napa Valley, with a female tyrant, vineyards instead of oil rigs, and a six-month plot to take over the world?
  • BAND NAMES - What band name, itself an acronym made of the first letter of each member’s name, is a word that means father in Aramaic?

Round Two

  • LOGOS - Which swiss candy has an illustrated logo of a mountain with a somewhat-hidden bear shape formed by the rocky terrain?
  • DESSERTS - Originating in Jamaica, a Hummingbird Cake is a spiced cake that features what two fruits?
  • FAST FOOD - Naming it after themselves and featuring a flagship product priced at over 4-times more than that of their competitors, what fast food company was started by Ohioan brothers Leroy and Forrest Raffel in 1964?
  • GEOGRAPHY - Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean. What is the second largest?
  • MEDICAL - A 'creten' is a dated medical term for a person who is physically deformed and has a mental disability because of congenital deficiency with what?
    • WORLD CUP - Now a lost object, the original World Cup trophy was renamed in 1946 after which former FIFA president (who passed a vote to initiate the sporting competition in 1929)?
  • SUMO WRESTLING - In Sumo Wrestling, what is tossed into the ring as a symbolic meaning of cleansing?

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  • SITCOMS - In the opening sequence of this sitcom, Clark Griswold's green Wagon Queen Family Truckster station wagon packed with luggage can be seen driving down the highway.

Final Questions

  • ACADEMY AWARDS - Hayley Mills was the last child to win a juvenile Oscar for her performance and what 1960 film (also starring Jane Wyman)?
  • ANIMAL ACTORS - What legendary chimpanzee actor boosted ratings as mascot of The Today Show from 1953 to 1957, starred in his own short-lived children’s series and illustrated the cover of MAD Magazine #38?

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