Hee Haw by BruceM

Champion(s):

RobinJRichards
How many days until May?


Runner(s)-Up:

AnthonyBianca
The saddest thing in life is wasted talent.


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 12 20 38 18 15 32 32 15 35 18 46 55
1 RobinJRichards 386 98 15
15
15
38
15
15
15
32
15
15
15
35
15
15
46
15
55
2 AnthonyBianca 371 95 15
15
15
38
15
15
15
15
32
15
15
35
00
15
46
15
55
3 LorinBurte 348 92 15
15
15
15
18
15
15
32
15
32
15
00
15
15
46
15
55
4 Svoyager-11 331 90 15
15
15
38
15
15
15
32
15
15
15
15
35
15
15
46
00
5 Matto 328 87 15
15
20
15
38
15
18
15
15
32
15
15
00
15
15
15
55
6 Mark 325 84 15
15
15
38
15
15
15
32
00
00
15
15
35
15
15
15
55
7 HallR 317 81 15
15
20
15
15
18
15
15
32
15
32
15
15
35
15
15
15
8 RigsbyD 316 78 15
15
15
00
00
15
15
32
15
15
15
15
18
15
46
15
55
9 HightB 304 75 15
15
20
00
15
18
15
15
15
15
15
00
15
15
46
15
55
10 jsparkyp 303 72 15
15
15
38
15
18
15
15
15
32
15
15
15
35
15
00
15
11 Steve 297 70 15
15
20
15
15
18
15
15
15
32
15
32
15
15
15
15
15
12 ChrisRosenberg 287 64 15
15
20
15
15
18
15
15
32
15
32
15
15
35
15
00
00
12 Bup 287 64 15
15
20
15
15
18
15
15
32
15
32
15
15
35
15
00
00
12 ElendilPickle 287 64 15
15
20
00
15
18
15
15
15
15
15
35
15
18
15
46
00
15 JonesRW 285 58 15
15
15
15
18
15
15
32
15
32
15
15
35
15
18
00
00
16 KreitzerJ 284 54 15
15
20
15
15
18
15
15
32
15
15
00
15
18
15
46
00
16 RautY 284 54 15
15
20
00
15
15
15
32
15
32
15
15
15
35
15
15
00
18 MurphyCD 270 50 15
12
15
20
15
38
15
15
15
32
15
15
00
15
18
15
00
19 MilesTeg 264 47 15
00
15
15
18
15
15
15
00
15
15
15
35
15
15
46
00
20 GoodmanDL 261 44 15
12
15
15
15
18
15
00
15
32
15
00
15
18
15
46
00
21 TheLuggage 258 41 15
15
15
38
00
15
15
32
00
00
15
15
35
15
18
00
15
22 tomasnomas 249 38 15
15
00
15
18
15
15
15
32
00
00
15
15
18
15
46
00
23 akambour 241 35 15
15
20
15
15
18
15
00
00
00
15
15
35
15
18
15
15
24 DFisher 238 32 15
15
20
00
15
18
15
00
15
32
15
15
15
15
18
00
15
25 SykesS 211 30 15
15
20
00
15
18
15
15
00
00
00
15
35
15
18
00
15
26 KPope 208 25 15
15
20
00
00
15
18
15
15
00
15
15
15
35
15
00
00
26 Vintsanity 208 25 15
12
15
20
00
15
18
15
00
00
15
15
35
15
18
00
00
28 NathanL 205 21 15
00
15
15
18
15
15
00
15
32
00
00
15
35
15
00
00
29 PipkeR 203 18 00
15
20
00
00
15
18
00
00
00
15
15
35
00
00
15
55
30 WinchellV 202 15 15
00
00
15
18
00
00
15
32
15
32
15
15
00
15
00
15
31 LynchT 176 12 15
00
15
38
15
18
15
15
00
15
15
15
00
00
00
00
00
32 SpraragenM 154 10 15
12
15
20
00
00
00
15
00
15
32
15
15
00
00
00
00
33 SokolM 124 7 00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
15
15
00
15
18
15
46
00
00
34 SaraNorcott 68 4 00
00
15
38
00
00
00
00
15
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
35 DouglasLovesVixey 0 1 00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00
00

Questions:

What country music legend and host of the TV show Hee Haw died November 15, 2018?

Click to Reveal Answer
Roy Clark

"I couldn’t justify turning down that big paycheck for just a few weeks' work twice a year. So, I kept whoring myself out to that cartoon donkey."

Which (apparently unenthusiastic) co-host of Hee Haw wrote that in his autobiography? This leader of the Buckaroos helped to pioneer the Bakersfield sound. "Act Naturally" is among his 19 country #1 hits.

Click to Reveal Answer
Buck Owens

The Beatles covered "Act Naturally," with Ringo on lead vocals, as the B-side for the September 1965 release of which single? A 2000 list by Rolling Stone ranked this ballad as the best pop song of the 20th century.

Click to Reveal Answer
Yesterday

CBS began airing Hee Haw a few weeks after the abrupt 1969 cancellation of what comedy duo's eponymous variety show? These performers sued for breach of contract, won their suit four years later, and made a brief TV comeback in 1975.

Click to Reveal Answer
Smothers Brothers

The first episode of Hee Haw aired a week after the ABC premiere of a variety show hosted by which other country music legend? Bob Dylan and Joni Mitchell appeared on the first show, and recurring cast members included the Carter family (this man's in-laws).

Click to Reveal Answer
Johnny Cash

CBS canceled Hee Haw in 1971, part of Fred Silverman's "rural purge" of shows whose ratings weren't from the network's preferred demographic. Several months before the [rest of the] purge, Silverman had canceled which sit-com? Set at Shady Rest Inn and starring Bea Benaderet, this show went off the air in September 1970.

Click to Reveal Answer
Petticoat Junction

Although Hee Haw would go on for 20 more years of independent syndication, the final network broadcast was on February 23rd, 1971, immediately before the "Mike's Hippie Friends Come to Visit" episode of which sit-com?

Click to Reveal Answer
All in the Family

Hee Haw thrived using the same syndication model followed shortly thereafter by what music and dance program? Created and originally hosted by Don Cornelius, this show aired from 1971 to 2006.

Click to Reveal Answer
Soul Train

What country musician sang "Your Love Had Taken Me That High" on the 10th Anniversary Celebration episode of Hee Haw? You may know that performance from a Family Guy throwaway gag: "Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. [BLANK]."

Click for additional information

Click to Reveal Answer
Conway Twitty

In the early 1980s, the entertainer from question #1 opened a namesake theater in which city, the first of many celebrities to have a permanent performance spot in this tourist destination? (That venue is now known as the Hughes Brothers Theatre.)

Click to Reveal Answer
Branson

What actress (and former Miss Hawaiian Tropic) never appeared on Hee Haw but supposedly included a phony Hee Haw credit on her resume as of the early 1990s? Her daughter Tiffany now has nearly a million Instagram followers, and spoke on the second night of the 2016 Republican convention.

Click to Reveal Answer
Marla Maples

The entertainer from question #1 died in which city, where he had lived since 1974? (An elementary school here was named after him in 1978.) This city is also home to the fictional Channel 62, as depicted in the movie UHF.

Click for additional information

Click to Reveal Answer
Tulsa