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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.

Friday, March 03, 2006

Questions from 2/28

Who Shot J.R.?
13 points

1) Who directed the Johnny Cash biopic “Walk the Line?”

2) How many Grammy Awards has Johnny Cash won?

3) What is the name of the Simpsons episode which Cash appeared?

4) Who is taller, Joaquin Phoenix or Johnny Cash?

5) Johnny repeated proposed to June Carter. In what Canadian city did she finally accept his proposal?

6) Who were the other 3 members of the Highwaymen?

7) Which Johnny Cash video appeared on Beavis and Butthead?

8) Which album came first, At Folsom Prison or At San Quentin?

9) In 1974, Cash appeared on an episode of Columbo called what?
a) D’yer Mak’r b) In the Light c) Ramble On d) Swan Song

10) A jam session at the Sun Records studios on December 4, 1956 featuring Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Cash became known as what?

11) What network aired the Johnny Cash Show?

Round 2
Frank Thomas
10 points

1) In the Mardi Gras colors of purple, green and gold, what do gold and green represent?

2) What anniversary of Mardi Gras parading is being celebrated in New Orleans this year? a) 100th b)150th c)200th d)250th

3) What is Mardi Gras known as on the Christian calendar?

4) True or False: the Mardi Gras celebration in America began in New Orleans?

5) What holiday follows Fat Tuesday?

6) What is the dessert associated with this holiday?

7) The word Carnivale comes from the latin carne vale, which means what?

8) What is a “krewe”?

9) On what date will Mardi Gras fall next year? a) Feb 18th b)19th c)20th d)21st ?

Round 3
Match- M*A*S*H
16 points

Round 4
Bizarro World
16 points

1) Peon Disarrays

2) Peace Unprepared

3) Yellow Mind

4) The Ordinal of the Mall

5) Green Calm Sinking

6) Credit of Shame

7) Muddled or Past Safety

8) Flee for Green March


Round 5
DOC- 1960 or 1980?
10 points

The given names are winners of the Olympic Gold Medal from the US for either 1960 or 1980.

1) Gene Grazia

2) Bill Baker

3) Mark Pavelich

4) Jack Kirrane

5) Roger Christian

6) Dave Christian

7) Larry Palmer

8) Rod Paavola

9) John Harringon

10) Paul Johnson

Round 6
Picture Round
15 points

Round 7
General Knowledge
20 points

1) What was Mr. Furley’s first name on Three’s Company?

2) How much is Frank Thomas’ salary going to be for the 2006 Season? A) $250K b) $500 c) $1M d) $2M

3) In addition to his vocal duties, what other instrument did Peter Gabriel play in Genesis?

4) Who shot J.R.?

5) An athlete from what country received the most medals at the Torino Olympics?

6) Approximately how many islands make up the Philippine Archipelago? A) 5K b) 6K c) 7K d) 8K

7) Out of Susan St. James, Bruno Kirby, Billy Crystal and Andrew Dice Clay who did NOT guest star on M*A*S*H.

8) Which Weird Al Yankovic album features the songs Like A Surgeon, Dare to Be Stupid, I Want A New Duck and Yoda?

9) In Canada, what is known as the Trudeau salute?

10) Which of these animals is a cephalopod? a)spider b)snail c)octopus d)orca

Tiebreaker: What was the opening weekend gross for the movie Walk the Line?


At 10:01 AM, Blogger The Globe's Pub Quiz said...

Round 1
1) James Mangold
2) 15
3) El Viaje Misterioso de Nuestro Jomer
4) Johnny Cash
5) London, Ontario
6) Waylong Jennings, Krist Kristofferson and Willie Nelson
7) Delia's Gone
8) Folsom Prison
9) d) Swan Song
10) The Million Dollar Quartet
11) ABC

Round 2
1) Justice and Faith
2) b) 150th
3) Shrove Tuesday
4) False- Mobile Alabama
5) Ash Wednesday
6) King Cake
7) Farewell to the flesh
8) the organizations that take part in the festivities
9) c) 20th

Round 3
(movie, TV)
1) C, M
2) F, I
3) H, O
4) G, L
5) B, E
6) D, D
7) N, A
8) J, K

Round 4
1) Executive Orders
2) Battle Ready
3) Purple Heart
4) The Cardinal of the Kremlin
5) Red Storm Rising
6) Debt of Honor
7) Clear and Present Danger
8) Hunt for Red October

Link: Tom Clancy novels

Round 5
1) 60
2) 80
3) 80
4) 60
5) 60
6) 80
7) 60
8) 60
9) 80
10) 60

Round 6
1) Ira Gershwin
2) Al Leong
3) Kate Moss
4) Harry Whittington
5) Ving Rhames
6) Seth McFarlane
7) Don Knotts
8) Emily Procter
9) Cheryl Crow
10) Lisa Ling
11) Jonathan Frakes
12) Phil Ponce
13) Bode Miller
14) Pam Grier
15) Arthur Miller

Round 7
1) Ralph
2) b) $500,000
3) Flute
4) Kristin Shepard
5) Canada
6) c) 7,107
7) Billy Crystal
8) Dare to Be Stupid
9) Giving the finger
10) c) Octopus
Tiebreaker: $22,347,341


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