Friday, August 31, 2012

Chicks Can Get Guys To Do Anything

It was a tough one this last Wednesday at Pub Quiz.  The winning score was a 28, which is a little off the normal pace, and it looked like there was a lot of head scratching in the crowd.  Chicks Can Get Guys To Do Anything pulled away from the crowd, winning 3 of the 4 rounds, including round four.  However, they didn't win the jackpot, so next week it's 50/50 odds on a pretty good size jackpot!

Here are the round two topics for your studying pleasure:
Sons of Anarchy (tv show)
Doves (band)
Quotes from Goonies
Kwan Yin (goddess)
Cafe Corazon
The Dark Knight Returns (Frank Miller comic)
Louis Vuitton Date Codes
Henry V (Shakespeare play)
Around the World in 80 Days (novel)
Watchmen (comic books)
Periodic Table of Elements
Goldberg variation (JS Bach)
Films of Ray Harryhausen
Tolkein's Middle Earth (books, Hobbit & LOTR, not other works)

You may want to study up, because once again, it's 50/50 odds next week!

Friday, August 24, 2012

We Got More Rhymes Than Phyllis Diller wraps up a win

We Got More Rhymes Than Phyllis Diller was hanging around the top of the leader board, but crushed round 4 with a perfect 10, and that vaulted past the competition for a win.  They didn't pull the jackpot, so next week there will be two reds & a blue in the bag.  Here's the topics chosen for your study by We Got More Rhymes Than Phyllis Diller:
Episodes of Star Trek original series
Storage Wars
Mythological Creatures
The Flash (comic boks)
Kasabian (band)
2012 Alex Award Winning books
Drive By Truckers (band, 2001-2006)
Pai Gow Poker
Genesis (band 1970-78)
Revive Cafe (local eatery)
James Garfield (president)
Lost Girl (tv show)
Dazed and Confused (movie)
Fossil Hominids from Africa

Friday, August 17, 2012

Alana is Satan & is Victorious

Something you may not know: Alana is Satan finishes in second place. A lot. They often tell us how often they have finished second. This week, the climbed the mountain and made it into first place by winning the first two rounds, narrowly missing a round 3 win and hung on for the win. However, they didn't pull the fresh jackpot, so let the rolling jackpot commence.

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor won round 4, and here's what they would like for you to study for next week's round 2:
The Smiths (band)
Arrested Development (tv show)
SF Giants history
East Bay Punk
Six Feet Under (tv show)
Nintendo Wii
California Wines
Pro Football Quarterbacks
Toto (Band)
The Sandman (graphic novels)
Guy Fierri
Real Housewives (Bravo Series)
Nikola Tesla

Thanks to everyone that played last week, and helped us have a great night at Pub Quiz. it was a packed house and we hope you all had a fun time.

Friday, August 10, 2012

Command Her? I Don't Even Riker!

The team with Riker in their name is on a roll.  For the second week in a row they won rounds 3 & 4.  Last night, Command Her? I Don't Even Riker! won the game with a whopping 35 points and pulled the jackpot.  What a night for them.  Since they won round 4, here are the topics they're challenging you with:
Psych (tv show)
Food Network
Legend of Zelda, Wind Waker (game)
Pixar Movies
World's Greatest Dad (movie)
Early 20th Century American Poets
Christopher Nolan movies
Elephants (the animal)
Henry Selick Movies
Crew (rowing)
Auckland, New Zealand
Talking Heads (band)

For those that like interesting tidbits, Riker won both rounds 3 and 4 on song lenth tie-breakers.

One final note, the Landmark would like to remind players that outside food or drink is not allowed.  However, they'll gladly sell you food and drinks. ;-)

Friday, August 3, 2012

Who came out on top this week?

Chick-Fil-A is My Favorite Sexual Position showed their stuff and won the night on a tie breaker, even though they didn't win a single round.  They also didn't win the jackpot, so next week it's 50/50 odds.

Cmdr Riker Take Paul Lynde For the Win surged at the end of the game, winning rounds 3 & 4. Here are the topics they chose for you to study for next week:
Venture Brothers CArtoon
Paul Lynde (Nyuk, Nyuk)
Big Bang Theory (tv show)
How I Met Your Mother (tv show)
Ska - all waves
They Might Be Giants
Fresno History
Stephen Colbert
Command Riker (man, myth, legend)
California Gold Rush Era
Syd & Marty Kroft Shows
Give Us a Spelling Question
Fashion Faux Pas (dress right)