Questions by jsparkyp

Champion(s):

AdamKing


Runner(s)-Up:

RautY
The machines are winning


Quiz Description

This is just a selection of some of the questions I asked for my monthly gathering. No pattern, no theme, just a bunch of questions.

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12 Nicole 283 65 00
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Questions:

Movies – In Kramer vs. Kramer, Ted and Billy Kramer are seen making what breakfast item in the first reel (disastrously) and the final reel (successfully)?

Click to Reveal Answer
French toast

Television – After Friends, Courtney Cox had some moderate success with Cougar Town, which took place in a fictional locale in Florida. The titles for each episode were based on song titles of what performer, who is also from Florida?

Click to Reveal Answer
Tom Petty

Music – What 1967 Beatles song has a lively coda that in the initial recording was called the “Maori Ending”?

Click to Reveal Answer
“Hello Goodbye”

Jeopardy! – When Jeopardy! started back up in 1984, each contestant would walk onto the stage from the wings to take their respective lecterns in the opening introductions. In 1999 that practice was changed initially for the benefit of what contestant, because of a certain condition, with the contestants standing at their lecterns right from the start?

Click to Reveal Answer
Eddie Timanus

Advertising – With the latest hiring of Mad Men’s Vincent Kartheiser, Kentucky Fried Chicken has employed five actors or comedians to portray the beloved Colonel in its TV commercials. Name any one of the other four.

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Norm McDonald, Jim Gaffagin, George Hamilton, Rob Riggel

Football – After an absence of forty years, what NFL team has brought back cheerleaders to its sidelines?

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Detroit Lions

Baseball - Besides Willie Stargell, name one of two other players, one position player, one pitcher, who appeared in both the 1971 and 1979 World Series winning Pittsburgh Pirates?

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Manny Sanguillen, Bruce Kison

Radio – Who were the two actors that made up the “Bickersons”?

Click to Reveal Answer
Don Ameche and Frances Langford

Food – What will you be eating if you have ordered a hot dog "that’s been run through the garden”?

Click to Reveal Answer
A Chicago-style dog

Geography – What is the largest city in population on that’s on the Connecticut River?

Click to Reveal Answer
Springfield, MA

Child actors – Barnes & Barnes was a comic music duo that flourished in the 1980’s and were best known for the song “Fish Heads”, popular on Dr. Demento’s radio show. One of the members was what child actor from the 1960’s who appeared in a few episodes of The Twilight Zone and on an interstellar family series?

Click to Reveal Answer
Bill Mumy

US Constitution – Who was the only person that the 22nd Amendment did apply not to?

Click to Reveal Answer
Harry S Truman (limit of terms for the President, in which he was "grandfathered")