Thanks for checking out Episode 16! We’ve been doing the show for about 4 months now and like a fine wine we’re getting better with age. After listening to today’s show be sure to chime in with your opinion about the Great Animal House Debate of 2015. You can also try and figure out Chris’ obsession with my rear end and relive a painful scene from the movie that we got this week’s title from.
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Let me start off this week's show notes with the twitter feeds of the shout outs from this episode. I know I kind of rushed through them.
Neil Kristianson - @the_nak
Jeff - @iJeff - I never caught Jeff's last name, but the man will share his experiences with you through the periscope app in a very cool way.
Gene Deems @gdeems
Steven Kimbrough - @StevenKimbrough -Another awesome Periscope user. Check out his all of his endeavors at http://www.kmgi.tv
I tried to find a clip of Huey Dewey and Louie snoring but I couldn’t. But I did find this and got a kick out of it.
In the commercial where a woman catches her husband talking on the telephone in the middle of the night, what is the name of the State Farm agent on the other end of the phone?
Jake from State Farm
It was frustrating when I missed this but I got a kick out of how I sounded like Adam Sandler while I was yelling frustratedly.
Every year on May 5 Mexicans celebrate an 1862 over military forces from which country?
What movie featured the characters Flounder, D-Day, and Otter?
So it turns out that Clancy Brown isn’t actually in Animal House. Our Mistake. I’m linking to the movies IMDB cast page. You can use the comments below to let us know if you consider any of those other people “Stars”.
In the 2014 World Cup soccer tournament what team did Christiano Reynaldo play for?
In case you didn’t catch it during the show. Chris’s team was 5-0-1. Here’s a pic!
In what decade was the Lord of the Rings trilogy first published?
Tolkien’s actual life dates are 1892 to 1973. Most of the books were written during and immediately after WW2
Who sang the 2004 country hit Save a Horse, Ride a Cowboy?
Big & Rich
This Mr. Big song used to be my jam. Hilarious watching these guys who look like they are ready for hard rocking to be clapping their hands singing ballad.
The speed at which sound travels is scientifically known as what?
Chris was very close. The actual speed is somewhere near 760 mph. Here’s an awesome video showing what happens when a jet breaks the speed of sound
What TV show from the 1990’s focuses on the daily drama of a group of children in California, notably Brandon and Brenda Walsh?
Beverly Hills 90210
So I went looking for the 90210 theme song and found Season 1. Wow, that’s a big difference from what I remember. Check out the difference between the Season 1 and Season 2 theme songs.
What recording artist released their 14th studio album last summer and released 8 videos in 8 days to celebrate its release?
Weird Al Yankovic
Word Crimes, one of Al’s more recent videos, narrowly beats out Fat for the honor of being my favorite Weird Al video
Name the 4 of the last 5 NCAA Men’s Basketball championship winning teams located west of the Mississippi.
What is the term of office for a U.S. Senator?
What famous writer was known for marrying his 13 year old cousin and also had a writing prize named after him?
Edgar Allan Poe
Some leather comes from birds. The vast majority of leather to do so comes from what bird?
Here are two of the funnier birdie gifs that I found.
What two months contain equinoxes?
March and September
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration what day of the week is the most dangerous to drive?
What 2000’s movie featured the tagline “The longer you wait, the harder it gets”?
The 40 Year Old Virgin
What is the official language of Brazil?
What is the name of the peninsula on which Spain and Portugal are located?
The Iberian Peninsula
What word is substituted for “good” or “cool” over 30 times in the movie Swingers?
This clip is still just as brutal as the first time I watched it!
Put these capitals in order from the northernmost to southernmost: