Ben is back in the host's for the second week in a row and brings the pain early on as Chris and Jonathan struggle to get started.
In this episode you'll hear Chris' theory about Dave Thomas and what happened to the food and service quality at Wendy's restaraunts.
We also go on an unprecedented run of different answers after looking at each other and saying 3.2.1.
Lastly, you get a look into Jonathan's (admittedly) dirty mind as he discovers the innuendos hidden in some unexpected places.
What restaurant chain was promoted by sweet old lady Clara Peller, who chanted their questioning slogan over and over in 1984?
Wendy’s (Where’s the Beef?)
What was the name of the country rock band that was formed by Jerry Garcia in 1971?
The New Riders of the Purple Sage
To be fair to the New Riders of the Purple Sage, they may not have had any big hits, but they definitely put out year’s worth of music and a ton of songs that somebody must have been listening to.
What country was Julius Caesar referring to when he uttered the immortal “I came, I saw, I conquered.”?
What country was the first to institute an income tax upon its citizenry, in this case to fund military action against Napoleon?
So I was looking for the Waterloo scene in Bill and Ted, but I found this instead J Lewis and Clark destroyed them.
What was the title of the first song performed in the Talking Heads concert movie Stop Making Sense?
What college football legend was known as the Galloping Ghost?
Brett Summers and Charles Nelson Reilly are perhaps best remembered for their biting quips on what popular afternoon TV Game show?
Here’s a classic Match Game clip if you’ve never run across the show before.
The motion picture Coal Miners Daughter is based on the life of what performer?
What candy bar should you eat if you sometimes feel like a nut?
I had never picked up on the obvious innuendo inherent in this candy bar names before that moment.
Midpoint - Natural Disasters
And we don’t mean these guys:
What is the common collective name for a group of peacocks?
A muster, Ostentation or a Pride
What comedic actor, best known for his work on the sitcom Get Smart, hosted a 1975 game show in which contestants would act out scenes from famous movies?
What popular 1986 song tells the story of Tommy and Gina and the clichéd struggle for survival in the modern world?
Livin on a Prayer
So, I listened to It’s my life and I wouldn’t call it a sequel. The song does reference the pair briefly, but it wasn’t “about” them overall. Of course, that might just be semantics.
What rootin tootin character debuted in the 1945 cartoon Hare Trigger?
Here’s the full episode
What author used the pen name Mary Westmacott?
What were the names of the two Washington Post reporters who broke the story that became the presidential scandal known as Watergate?
Woodward and Bernstein
Who was named the MVP of Super Bowl 3?
What was the name of the 2012 presidential hopeful who espoused the 9-9-9 tax reform plan?
What was the title of the pivotal Arthur Conan Doyle story in which Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson first met?
A Study in Scarlet
Put these famous Astronomers in order of the birth starting with the earliest.
Here’s the link to the blog that Chris referenced at the end of the show. I’m really proud of him for having the discipline to do this and the depth at which he shared himself in these articles.