Friday, December 28, 2012

Slow; Kids at Play shows their quickness

The last Pub Quiz of 2012 was a good one.  Slow; Kids at Play finished at 30.5 point and held off a late challenge from The Hardest Part (of Pub Quiz) who won rounds 3 and 4.  However, Slow; Kids at Play didn't pull the winning chip, so next week it's 1 in 3 odds.

Here are the topics chosen by The Hardest Part (of Pub Quiz):
X Men Comics
Sci-fi tv shows of the 90's
Rhianna (singer)
Rent (the Musical)
Types of Birth Control
Project Runway
Salvadoran Food
Hayao Miyazaki
Marxist theory
Quentin Tarantino Movies
Internet Memes

So there you have it.  Study up, and we'll see you in 2013!

Friday, December 21, 2012

Swooping Eagles Snatch the Win

It was a great crowd and a close game last Wednesday at Pub Quiz.  The lead changed hands several times, and when it was all said and done, Swooping Eagles not only won round 4, but also the game.  However, they didn't win the first week jackpot, so it begins to build.  Here are the topics they chose for next week's game:
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Lindsay Lohan
Law Blogs
Pink Floyd
Veronica Mars (tv show)
Rule Against Perpetuities
Bill of Rights
42 USC Section 1983
NY Yankees
Ursula Le Guin books
LM Montgomery books
Sherlock Holmes stories
Star Trek the Next Generation

Enjoy your holiday and we'll see you at Pub Quiz.

Friday, December 14, 2012

Where Did That Come From?

Frumunda Maballs.  Yep, it was a night of interesting names, and Frumunda Maballs won on an overall tiebreaker question against Once You Go Black, You're A Single Mom (remember, you people come up with the names).

Alana is Satan pulled out round four convincingly, and picked these topics for you all to study for next week's game:
Joy Division
Tom Waits
Chicago Bears (NFL)
The Big Sleep (1946 Film)
1980 Oakland A's
California Hardcore Punk
All NFL Quarterbacks
Endangered Species in Central Valley (Ca.)
Seinfeld (tv show)
Cronenberg Films
Heisman Trophy Winners
U.S. Geography

Study up and we'll see you next Wednesday.

Friday, December 7, 2012

What kind of job? Skyrim Job

After so many weeks of close games, this one was a bit of a blow out.  Skyrim Job pulled away in round 3, and hung on to win by 4 points.  Congrats go out to them for the win, but everyone in the room was glad that the jackpot rolled over.

Round 4 was won by If You Use Auto-Correct on Your iPhone You're Gonna Have a Badger Tit and here are the topics they chose for next week's round 2:
Venture Brothers
Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL)
Britney Spears
Captain Ron (movie)
Abraham Lincoln
San Jose Sharks (NHL)
Star Craft 2 video game
The Circle of 5ths
Tom Hardy (actor)
Mean Girls (movie)
John Mayer - singer
1990's Boy Bands
In N Out Secret Menu

We hope you have some hot cocoa and some time to study this weekend.

One last thing - leave a comment if you want to play Pub Quiz on December 26th.  We're trying to decide if we're putting on a game and if there is enough interest.