Joel Sharpton from the Always Listening: Podcast Reviews podcast is a guest contestant this week filling in for Chris while he recovered from his wedding and honeymoon. We didn't take it easy on Joel and he did a great job
We're also happy to welcome Marc back into the hosts chair! Summer proved to be a difficult time for Marc to make it in to the recording sessions and we're thrilled that he's back in the host rotation.
Make sure to listen for Marc and Joel falling on their faces in the Warm it up Chris segment and also for the love shared for bad 80's bands and bad movies.
The list of the top selling board games of all time that we used on this week’s show came from Therichest.com. Here’s the link
8. Trivial Pursuit
Which celebrity chef owns the Lady and Sons restaurant in downtown Savannah Georgia?
I can’t help but share some of the memes out there with you. They are amazing.
What river forms the border between Texas and Mexico?
What is the name of the nearest galaxy to ours?
The Andromeda Galaxy
What country’s flag was Christopher Columbus sailing under when he discovered America?
FYI – so we goofed on Columbus’ nationality, well kind of. I started by saying I thought he was Italian, but then I was convinced otherwise. It turns out that he was actually Italian after all. He was born in Genoa, Italy.
What’s the largest instrument in a string quartet?
What Kevin Costner movie flopped at the box office and lost nearly $87 Million in 1995?
What states official nickname is the Pelican State?
What national football league team plays its games at M and T Bank stadium?
What color are both letter G’s in Google’s standard logo?
Excluding the Terminator movies, name 4 of the 5 highest grossing films at the US box office starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Batman and Robin
What connective tissue is looser than normal in a double jointed person?
What Kansas City Royals player had his bat confiscated in a game against the NY Yankees in a game known as the Pine Tar Incident?
Here’s the full video of the event. Brett had just hit what was originally a walk-off HR. The announcers do a great job as the event unfolds.
Name the actor or actress that appeared in all of the following movies:
Gone Baby Gone, The Truman Show, The Right Stuff
What’s the time difference in hours between Miami, Florida and Honolulu, Hawaii?
Who wrote the Canterbury Tales?
What is the last name of the two brothers that were a part of the 80’s group New Kids on the Block?
I’m doing this for you Marc!
What TV show did Rose McGowan, Shannon Daugherty, and Alyssa Milano all star in at one time or another?
Who was the president in 1800?
Who was executed by a firing squad in Utah in 1977?
It turns out that Utah used to allow inmates being executed to choose firing squad over lethal injection until 2004. So anyone who was sentenced before then could choose it, but afterwards they could only use lethal injection. That was until 3/23/2015 when Governor Gary Herbert signed a law that allows the state to use a firing squad if the drugs required for a lethal injection are unavailable.
Put the following events in order from the earliest to occur to the most recent
· Charles Lindbergh is the first person to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean
· Amelia Earhart goes missing over the Pacific Ocean
· Prohibition in the U.S. ends
· Congress approves the 19th amendment giving women the right to vote
1919 – 19th Amendment
1927 – Charles Lindbergh
1933 – Prohibition Ends
1937 - Amelia Earhart