Episode 237

Going Mental


February 10th, 2023

1 hr 23 mins 2 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz with topics including Movies, Television, Science, Religion, History and more!

Round One

  • SUPREME COURT CASES - Loving v. Virginia, settled by the Supreme Court in 1976, found that laws prohibiting what were unconstitutional?
  • MOVIES - "Scarlet", "Blue & Yellow" and "Military" are three types of which subspecies of parrot (that is popular as a companion bird)?
  • THE BIBLE - In the Bible, who is said to have named all of the Earth's animals in the book of Genesis?
  • GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF - What are the names of the three types of challenges in which contestants compete during a typical episode of Great British Bake Off?
  • MEDICAL - Which organs are affected by a Vitamin A deficiency known as xerophthalmia?

Round Two

  • MATERIAL SCIENCE -DuPont chemist Wallace Carothers developed what new plastic material in 1930?
  • ANATOMY - What is the term for any fibrous connective tissue that encloses and helps to organize and separate muscles and internal organs?
  • FAST FOOD - What fast food restaurant was started by Jane and Jerry Morrell along with their sons in 1986?
  • ANIME - The 2001 Japanese version of the Cowboy Bebop movie has a subtitle borrowed from what song by Bob Dylan (originally written for the soundtrack of another film, 1973's Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid)?
  • ADVERTISING - Strong enough for a man, pH balanced for a woman for what brand's antiperspirant?
  • CAROUSELS - The oldest stationary carousel in the world was first built in 1780 in which European country?

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  • INSECTS - Documented in some species of insects, pseudoscorpions, and other arachnids, what is the process called where the offspring consume the mother within the first few weeks of life?

Final Questions

  • 00’s TELEVISION - What show (that ran from 2005–2017) involves the partnership of FBI agent Seeley Booth and forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan portrayed by David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel (respectively)?
  • Sharing a name with a famous uncle, what was the character name of the pet dog who appeared on 177 episodes of Married with Children?

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