Episode 36

Changing The Rules

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March 11th, 2019

1 hr 1 min 42 secs

Season 1

Your Hosts

About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc answer several questions from a fellow quizmaster and trivia night host, prompting discussions about team size/player count limits, methods to enforce the rules at trivia night, the pros and cons of asking multiple choice questions.

Questions

Round One

  • Stendhal Syndrome is a psychosomatic disorder that causes rapid heartbeat, dizzyness, fainting, confusion, and even hallucinations when an individual is exposed to an experience of great personal significance, particularly while viewing what?
  • In the late 1860s, Charles and Max Fleischmann created America’s first commercially produced what?
  • On the reality TV show The Masked Singer, who was the first person unmasked?
  • What 1982 coming of age comedy featured Nicolas Cage's first ever film role, which stars two other Best Actor oscar winners?
  • In what year did the popular video game Halo 2 come out?
  • What artist was part of the graffiti duo SAMO in the lower east side of Manhattan in the 1970s before exhibiting neo-expressionist paintings in museums and galleries internationally in the 1980s before dying at age 27 in 1988?

Round Two

  • The chemical process for converting natural rubber into more durable materials by the addition of sulfur or other equivalent curatives or accelerators is called what?
  • Who was the 30th president of the United States?
  • Don Herbert was better known as what children's television personality, who was "watched" in the 50s and 60s and had his own "world" in the 80s?
  • What two letters in American Sign Language require finger movement?
  • What rock band is named after a single jet engine spy plane nicknamed "Dragon Lady"?

Final Questions

  • What U.S. state has the fewest counties?
  • Located in Nepal and first scaled in May of 1960, what is the highest mountain that exists within the borders of a single country's boundaries?

Missed Corrections

  • The song previously referred to as "All for You" by Del Amitri is actually called "Roll to Me." "All for You" is by Sister Hazel. - submitted by Fletcher

Rate My Question

  • According to mixologists which of the following drinks should be shaken and not stirred, Manhattan, Sidecar, Martini or Rob Roy? - submitted by Josh, TN

Weekly Wrap-up

March 4, 2019 @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar – The Squeaky Chairs, 89 pts.
March 6, 2019 @ 3 Pepper Burrito Co. – Seth, 92 pts.
March 7, 2019 @ Bury Me Brewing Co. – SWFL Hackerspace, 101 pts.

Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges

March 11, 2019 – Downtown Fort Myers, FL – 7:30 PM @ 3 Pepper Burrito Co.
March 13, 2019 – Fort Myers, FL – 7:00 PM @ Bury Me Brewing Co.
March 14, 2019 – Cape Coral, FL – 7:30 PM @ No. 3 Craft Brews & Beer Bar

Thank you

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Thank you, Team Captains – Kristen & Fletcher
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