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6.20 Trivia


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  • 1. Wingin’ It Trivia
    June 20, 2011
  • 2. Rules
    5 Categories of Questions
    Sports, Movies, Music, Television, and Literature
    All Questions are worth 1 Point
    Final Bonus Question: Wager up to 10 Points
  • 3. Rules
    Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in your team’s answer into the pitcher on the bar
    Choose a team name. Right your team name on EACH answer you turn in. If there’s no team name, you get no points.
    The question will be read and then a song will be played. You will have until the end of the song to get your answers into the pitcher. If your team doesn’t have a response when they are collected, sorry, your team is too slow and you get no points.
    Spelling does NOT count
    NO cell phones, computers, iTouches, etc.
  • 4. Literature
  • 5. Question 1
    The film, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” is considered an allegory for what historical piece of literature?
  • 6. Answer
    Homer’s, “The Odyssey”
  • 7. Question 2
    Who wrote the Pulitzer Price winning novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird?”
  • 8. Answer
    Harper Lee
  • 9. Question 3
    What famous American Poet’s works include “Nothing Gold Can Stay” and “Death of a Hired Man?”
  • 10. Answer
    Robert Frost
  • 11. Sports
  • 12. Question 4
    Last Wednesday, Tim Thomas of the Boston Bruins became the 2nd American born hockey player to be awarded the Conn Smythe Stanley Cup Finals MCP award. Which payer was the first?
  • 13. Answer
    Brian Leetch of the ‘94 New York Rangers
  • 14. Question 5
    Name 4 of the last 6 Golf Major title winners?
  • 15. Answer
    Rory McLlroy, 2011 US Open
    CharlSchwartzel, 2011 Masters
    Martin Kaymer, 2010 PGA
    Louis Ooosthuizen, 2010 British Open
    Graeme McDowell, 2010 US Open
    Phil Mickelson, 2010 Masters
  • 16. Question 6
    Name 2 of the 3 only basketball players to have a season batting average above .400?
  • 17. Answer
    Ty Cobb
    Roger Hornsby
    Ed Delahanty
  • 18. Movies
  • 19. Question 7
    In the movie South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut, what famous Hollywood actor and avid fan of the South Park television series did the voice role of Kenny’s Doctor?
  • 20. Answer
    George Clooney
  • 21. Question 8
    Name 3 of the 4 movies that have starred Leonardo DiCaprio and were directed by Martin Scorcese?
  • 22. Answer
    The Aviator
    Shutter Island
    The Departed
    Gangs of New York
  • 23. Question 9
    Colin Firth won an Oscar for his portrayal of which historical king in the movie, “The King’s Speech?”
  • 24. Answer
    King George VI
  • 25. Music
  • 26. Question 10
    What band includes the members Caleb Followill, Nathan Followill, Fared Followil,, and Matthew Followill?
  • 27. Answer
    Kings of Leon
  • 28. Question 11
    In what year did the first Bonaroo Music Festival take place?
  • 29. Answer
  • 30. Question 12
    What is the birthplace of Jimi Hendrix?
  • 31. Answer
    Seattle, WA
  • 32. Television
  • 33. Question 13
    Which writer of shows such as “Two and a Half Men,” “Mike and Molly,” and “The Big Bang Theory” was the recent target of criticism from actor Charlie Sheen?
  • 34. Answer
    Chuck Lorre
  • 35. Question 14
    Who is the main executive producer of HBO’s hit series “Entourage?”
  • 36. Answer
    Mark Wahlberg
  • 37. Question 15
    Who played the lead role of Detective Steve McGarrett in he original television series “Hawaii Five-O?”
  • 38. Answer
    Jack Lord
  • 39. Bonus Question
    Tiger Woods and what other golfer made up the final pairing in the 2000 US Open at Pebble Beach?
  • 40. Answer
    Ernie Els