Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Happy Lovelace Day! Trivia tonight 8pm!



It's a day to celebrate the worlds first computer program, and the worlds first computer programmer, Ada Lovelace.


I'm short of time, so check out these links:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ada_Lovelace


https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn22385-ada-lovelace-my-brain-is-more-than-merely-mortal/


http://www.harkavagrant.com/index.php?id=298







Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):

 
Ada Lovelace was the first programmer, but what woman gets credit as being the first person to debug a computer?

 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!




Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!
-tpn!








 











Tuesday, October 2, 2018

HEY ABBOTT!!!! Trivia Tonight 8pm @ Barmacy

Happy Birthday today to Graham Greene, Gordon Sumner, and Gandhi.

However, it is also the birthday of NJ born legend: Bud Abbott.


He's the straight man. Groucho Marx called him "the greatest straight man ever."





Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):


Abbott and Costello broke up in 1957. Who did the voice of Abbot and Costello in the 1967 cartoon series The Abbott and Costello Cartoon Show?
 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!



Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!
-tpn!

Frumenti mannus in puteum proiceret foetida foraminis Nationalis Socialismi.


Tuesday, September 25, 2018

GREAT SCOTT! Back to the Future Trivia - Tonight @ 8pm


Totally 100% Correct Poster!


Tonight is Back to the Future Trivia Night!

Studio execs wanted it to be re-titled Spaceman from Pluto.

The execs also wanted the iconic Delorean to be changed to a Mustang. Screenwriter Robert Gale says he replied with, "Doc Brown doesn't drive a fucking Mustang."

There's plenty more BTTF trivia, so come on down. 

Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):


When Marty is about to return to 1985 in the first film, how much extra time does he give himself to deal with Doc and the Libyans?
 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!



Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!
-tpn!

Frumenti mannus in puteum proiceret foetida foraminis Nationalis Socialismi.



Tuesday, September 18, 2018

A 'Shroomful of Facts! Free Trivia Tonight @Barmacy!



Because I am a fun guy, here are some mushroom facts:




Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):



Toad, from the Super-Mario franchise is a member of the Mushroom Kingdom. He's based off the red super-mushroom from SM1, which made Mario double in size. What effect does Amanita muscaria (its real life basis) have on humans who eat it?



 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!



Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!
-tpn!

Frumenti mannus in puteum proiceret foetida foraminis Nationalis Socialismi.


Tuesday, September 11, 2018

They look like big, good, strong hands, don't they? Trivia @Barmacy

There are many different ways to commemorate the events of 2001.
 
Big good strong hands

This is not one of the better ones.

I'm just going to mention some birthdays instead.

Today is the birthday of:
Taraji P. Henson
Harry Connick Jr.
Ted Leo

and
Ludacris

It's also 228 years since some guy became the first Secretary of the Treasury.

Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):



Nine countries have laws that allow women to be drafted or conscripted into their armed forces. Name any 3.


 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!



Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!
-tpn!

Frumenti mannus in puteum proiceret foetida foraminis Nationalis Socialismi.


Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Shazam! Trivia Tonight - 8pm @Barmacy!



Well Gol-ly!
One of my favorite superheroes is getting his first film in almost 80 years.

I *hope* I can trust DC not to foul this one up too badly.
(I've been wrong before.)

Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):




Captain Marvel made his first comics appearance in February 1940, in the first issue of a new series. What was the title of the comic, and what issue number did he first appear in?




 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!



Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!-tpn!

Frumenti mannus in puteum proiceret foetida foraminis Nationalis Socialismi.







Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trivia That's As Good As Gold! 8pm @Barmacy



Apparently I have the sense of humor of a 4th grader.






Tonight's PRESHOW Q (here AND the FB page):











Located next to the Pike County seat, what is the name of the Ohio township that contains 1.8 km2 of water (nice), most of which is found in Lake White (which suggests the residents may be overhydrated).





 
Answer IN PERSON by 7:55 for a shot at prizes!



Excelsior et Irrumabo Carcinodes!-tpn!

Frumenti mannus in puteum proiceret foetida foraminis Nationalis Socialismi.












What's missing? UR!
















































































































































INE!