Episode 90

CoroKnowNo Virus


March 23rd, 2020

1 hr 18 mins 36 secs

Season 1

Your Hosts

About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc practice social distancing in the first ever remotely-recorded KnowNo! The two professional pub quizmasters get together to discuss their favorite trivia questions of the week. Lee announces plans on transitioning his weekly live quizzes to a streaming platform.

Round One

  • CARTOON CHARACTERS - What bumbling cartoon character, typically voiced by Don Adams (Get Smart), was occasionally performed by master voice-over artist Maurice Lamarche (Egon, The Brain) until he took over the character after Adams's 1999 retirement from the role?
  • FAMOUS QUOTES - What author, who wrote The Sun Also Rises, is known for the quote “There is nothing noble about being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self?
  • NFL - T.D., the name and initials of the NFL'S Miami Dolphins mascot, is short for what?
  • MOVIES - The first Oscar for Best Picture went to what movie which shares a name with a TV sitcom that aired from 1990-1997?
  • 1960’s MUSIC - What duo had hits in the 1960's with "Soul Man" and "Hold On, I'm Comin"?
  • GEOGRAPHY - What archipelago in the South Atlantic Ocean, is known in Spanish as Las Malvinas?

Missed Corrections

  • “Alien is not a horror movie.” - Mike C.
  • “Ted Nugent wore zebra-print buttless chaps in a music video, not cow print.” - Marc
  • “Yeah, worth noting South Park (1997 - 23 seasons) definitely beats SVU (1999 - 21 seasons) if you consider season longevity of cable shows. The Wikipedia list that has SVU at #2 omits cable shows. SVU does have more/longer episodes, so obviously more content.” - FadeToOne

Round Two

  • PLOT DETAILS - Bo’s Diner is the place of employment of Debra, the love interest of the main character of what heist movie?
  • BAND BEEF - What funk-metal band crafted a diss-track against Rage Against The Machine in 1994 called “Do What I Tell Ya?”
  • WORLD LANGUAGES - According to worldpopluationreview.com, what country boasts the world’s largest arabic population in the world?
  • RELIGION - Founded during the latter part of the 15th Century, what is the world's fifth-largest organized religion and is based on the spiritual teachings of Guru Nanak?
  • PRO-WRESTLING - What is Pro Wrestler Triple H’s real name?
  • PRO-WRESTLING - Which professional wrestler, who based his in-ring persona and stage name on a real life, was the first to use the word “brother” frequently in promotional interviews?

Rate My Question

  • POP CULTURE - “In 1982, at the age of 7, who became the youngest person to host Saturday Night Live, a record that still stands today?” - submitted by Nik
  • NFL - “The Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers have a long history of swapping quarterbacks. What quarterback most recently started for both franchises?” - submitted by Jake

Final Questions

  • STAR TREK - According to Star Trek mythology, what letter-class planet is Earth?
  • 80’s MOVIES - Attributing her success to her two pack-a-day habit, Pat Welsh is best known as the voice of what iconic raspy-voiced film character from the 1980's, after first being discovered by George Lucas who overheard her talking while at a laundromat?

Weekly Wrap Up

  • #281 - Palace Pub and Wine Bar - Me & You & A Dog Named Rue - 75 pts.

Upcoming LIVE Know Nonsense Trivia Challenges

  • March 23rd, 2020 – Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Live on Twitch 7pm - 9pm
  • March 26th, 2020 - Know Nonsense Trivia Challenge - Live on Twitch 7pm - 9pm

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