Episode 233

Clapicus Cheekicus


January 13th, 2023

1 hr 7 mins 30 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz with topics including Sports, Dogs, Vintage Toys, Business Terms, James Bond and more!

Round One

  • MEDICAL - What does an analgesic relieve?
  • LORD OF THE RINGS - In The Lord of the Rings, the powerful wizard Gandalf succumbs to his injuries following a battle in Khazad-dum with what type of demonic creature?
  • BUSINESS TERMS - 'Caveat emptor' is latin for what (a contract law principle that controls the sale of real property after the date of closing but may also apply to sales of other goods)?
  • DOGS - Known for its keen sense of smell, which friendly and good-natured breed of dog is more popular as a pet in the U.S. and Canada than in its native England (where it was commonly used to hunt hare and rabbit)?
  • BUSINESS TERMS - What dairy term is used to describe turnover or loss of customers (usually expressed as an annual percentage)?
  • CLASSIC ARCADE GAMES - Which classic arcade game sees players mounting an ostrich or stork to collide with each other (or enemy knights who pilot buzzards)?

Round Two

  • SPORTS HISTORY - What country is home to cave paintings featuring the earliest depictions of sports (sprinting and wrestling) dated to circa 15,300 years ago?
  • WORLD CUP - FIFA has probed into how which celebrity chef, celebrated through memes, was able to get on the field and hold the World Cup?
  • VINTAGE TOYS - Produced in 1979, the highest-selling Star Wars toy at auction was sold in 2019 for $185,850 and featured which character?
  • ROMAN GODS - Who is the Roman God of thunder?
  • JAMES BOND - With the exception of Dr. No, what phrase is shown on screen at the end of every James Bond film?
  • U.S. HISTORY - In what decade was the Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act Passed?

Final Questions

  • ART - What artist holds the record for the most stolen artworks in the world, with more than 1,000 of their artworks reported missing (as of 2020)?
  • CONSTRUCTION VEHICLES - At 310 feet tall and 721 feet long, the world's largest land vehicle is a gigantic version of what type of common construction vehicle?

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