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Started in 2004 the Globe's Pub Quiz is a non-profit pub quiz, benefiting the MS Society of Illinois, through the MS 150 team, mopundow. Quizmaster Dave runs the quiz every Tuesday night from 8-10 in the back room of the Globe Pub, 1934 W Irving Park Road, Chicago. All questions contained herein are property of the quizmaster(s), except where noted, and are not to be used without permission.

Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Questions from 10/11

Round 1:
Get Smart!
11 points

1) Who created Get Smart?

2) On FOX’s 1995 Get Smart revival, who played the lead character, Zach Smart?

3) What brand of shoe was Max’s famous shoe phone?
A) Florsheim b) Hushpuppy c) New Balance

4) T or F: In the episode where 86 and 99 get married, Don Adams’ real-life wife and father are amongst the guests.

5) Who is slated to star as Maxwell Smart in the up-and-coming 2006 remake?

6) In the movie The Nude Bomb, Max Smart no longer works for CONTROL, but for what other agency? A) CIA B) FBI c) PITS d) SPIES

7) Which of the following people did NOT do a guest role on Get Smart? Sonny Bono, Johnny Carson, Leonard Nimoy, Regis Philbin

8) This comedy star of The Steve Allen Show, Newhart, and Mork and Mindy was originally contracted to play Maxwell Smart. What is his name?

9) What was the original number for Agent 99?

10) What was the Chief’s first name?
a) Aaron b) Dave c) Morris d) Thaddeus

Round 2:
I want your…
13 points

1) What year was Dr. Alfred Kinsey’s report, Sexual Behavior in the Human Male released?

2) Name the four women on the TV short Sex and the City:

3) The Red Queen Hypothesis states that sexual reproduction persists because it enables species to rapidly evolve new genetic defenses against parasites. What book does the Red Queen Hypothesis take its name from?

4) The song, I Want Your Sex I appears on what George Michael album?

5) Which chromosome match-up will make a bouncing baby boy, XX or XY?

6) What TV couple uses “Rock the Casbah” as an euphemism for sex?

7) What happens to male honey bees when they reach climax (be specific)?

8) During the famous masturbation episode of Seinfeld, after Kramer, who is the next person out of the contest?

9) T or F: The blackberry reproduces both sexually and asexually.

Round 3:
Match- Beatles' Lyrics


Round 4:
Bizarro World
16 points

1) Gentlemen Last

2) Postmodern

3) The Stander

4) Inside and Atop?

5) Yes Same

6) Tame Hog

7) There the Boulevard Begins

8) A Dark Out the Basement

Link:

Round 5:
DOC- 2005 Nobel Prize Winner or 1959 Chicago White Sox Player?
10 points

1) Sherm Lollar

2) Billy Pierce

3) James Watson

4) Luis Aparicio

5) Edward Cussler

6) Bob Shaw

7) John Mainstone

8) Gregg A. Miller

9) Norm Cash

10) Billy Goodman

Round 6:
Pictures


Round 7:
General Knowledge
24 points

1) What Beatles song begins with the line “I once had a girl, or should I say she once had me?”

2) Victor Benno Myere-Rochow and Jozsef Gal are sharing the 2005 Nobel prize for Fluid Dynamics for their report on the defecation of what flightless bird?

3) Who did the 1959 White Sox lose to in the World Series?

4) Name 3 of the 5 states that border Ohio.

5) This pop star’s home was recently broken into, and after calling the police, he was actually arrested for drug possession. Who is it?

6) This first manned Apollo mission was launched on this date in 1968. What was the mission numbered?

7) Johnny Wilson broke a record yesterday by becoming the youngest person to swim from where to where?

8) Don Adams said he based the voice for Maxwell Smart on the voice of what famous character The Tin Man or the Thin Man?

9) This band recently reunited to play a wedding of one of their roadies. Name them.

10) What year was the last time the Yankees won a World Series?

Tiebreaker: I actually forgot to write the tiebreaker, so I asked the quizzers how many pencils were left in my handy-dandy ziploc bag.

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