Episode 252

80's Bread


July 30th, 2023

1 hr 37 mins 47 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz with topics including Formula 1, 80’s Music, Food Science, Greek Mythology, Toys, U.S. Presidents and more!

Round One

  • FOOD SCIENCE - What type of sugar is naturally present in milk, adding body and sweeting flavor?
  • GREEK MYTHOLOGY - In Greek mythology, what did Prometheus steal from Zeus and give to mankind?
  • VIDEO FORMATS - The movie Jaws was the first commercial release for what optical video disc format that was the first of its kind when it debuted on the market in 1978?
  • U.S. PRESIDENTS - What is Joe Biden's middle name?
  • TOYS - What classic toy construction set was designed in 1914 and was centered around a 2-in tall wooden spool piece that had eight holes drilled into its side (with which to insert connecting rods)?
  • TYPES OF OIL - What kind of oil is in demand as a dietary supplement, a varnish in wood finishing, a hardener in putty and was a significant advancement in the technology of oil painting?

Round Two

  • FILM LOCATIONS - What infamous 80's dance club is featured in the film Desperately Seeking Susan?
  • FORMULA 1 - What Austrian Formula 1 driver suffered a crash in 1976 that left him so injured he was read his last rites, but rebounded and was back behind the wheel 6 weeks later for the Italian Grand Prix?
  • TYPES OF BREAD - What type of bread was first introduced in 1982 by Arnaldo Cavallari?
  • 80’S MUSIC - Despite having a music video condemned by The Vatican, what song by Madonna hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in April of 1989, and was the titular lead single off the artist's fourth album?
  • LINGO - What vocation would require one to use a plexor?
  • TOYS - The Beach Bomb, a 1969 Hot Wheels microbus featured on an episode of Pawn Stars, is one of the rarest Hot Wheels model with having only two known models in existence, and is of what color?

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  • BASEBALL - What championship-less franchise was hosted by the Cleveland Indians in 1974 for 10 cent beer night, resulting in public nudity, riots and an all-out brawl between players and fans?

Final Questions

  • BRITISH LITERATURE - Which tragic play, written in the early 17th century, is about a mythological monarch from British lore and is widely considered one of the greatest works of literature of all time?
  • U.S. PRESIDENTS - What artificially-sweetened soft drink created by the Coca-Cola company was a favorite of President Lyndon B. Johnson, who was rumored to have gone so far as to have a tap or button installed so he could get it whenever he wanted?

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