Episode 253

Trivia Inferno


August 8th, 2023

1 hr 41 mins 45 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a trivia quiz with topics including Cooking, Anatomy, Science, Classic TV, History, Music and more!

Round One

  • COOKING - What is the main ingredient of the Italian dish frittata?
  • ANATOMY - What is a common term for the intergluteal cleft?
  • MEASUREMENTS - Rounding up or down to the nearest number, if Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers, how many gallons did Peter Piper pick?
  • CLASSIC TV - A big band jazz arrangement of which English nursery rhyme served as the theme song during the opening credits for The Three Stooges?
  • HISTORY - In 1994 the U.S. lifted a 19-year trade ban with which country?
  • CYCLING - What cycling term, that shares a name with a popular fitness company, is used to describe a large group of riders clustered together on a race route?

Round Two

  • AEROSPACE - First operated by the Soviet Union and later by Russia, what was the name of the space station that operated in low Earth orbit from 1986 to 2001?
  • HISTORY - Over which desert did France test its first atom bomb in 1960?
  • MAGIC: THE GATHERING - In Magic: The Gathering, a goblin deck would be made primarily of cards of which mana source or color?
  • BASKETBALL - In 2016, which basketball player gained the title Mr. Triple Double in the NBA?
  • 70’s MUSIC - Which rock opera, released by The Who in 1973, is the only Who record composed entirely by Pete Townsend and tells the story of a young model named Jimmy?
  • U.S. PRESIDENTS - Occuring in the 1840's, who was the first president to be photographed?

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  • MUSIC - Who was the oldest musician to have a #1 song in the billboard top 100 at 62 years old, ending the Beatles run of three consecutive number one songs at the time?

Final Questions

  • PRO WRESTLING - In 1905, George Hackenschmidt was the first professional wrestler to wear what?
  • GEOGRAPHY - Which country in Europe is only one of two in the world that has no legally defined capital city?

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