Birthday Trivia Questions – Feb. 11, 2017

img_6327New Wave  Bryan Ferry and Brian Eno were both members of what new-wave band, which had hits with songs including “Avalon” and “Love is the Drug?”

Musical Instruments – Baritone, tenor, alto, and soprano are all varieties of what band instrument?

Periodic Table –  Name at least one city/town/village/county in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula containing the name of an element on the Periodic Table.

Movie Quotes – In the movie “BASEketball,” Trey Parker’s “Reemer” character says, “No, only my friends can call me (blank)? Multiple choice – Uncle Fucker, Pig Fucker, Dog Fucker, or Uncle Fucker?

Super Bowl – Within one, in what year did Detroit most recently host the Super Bowl?

’80s Television – ’80s Television -What 1982 series featured three actresses with credited roles with the first name Heather? HINT: One of them only appeared on one episode, the other two played regular” characters.

Resorts – What resort with a celestial body in its name inspired protests by “Little Steven” Van Zandt in the 1980s? Bonus point – Why was this place the focus of protests?

Coulrophobia is the fear of what?

Dictators – Augusto Pinochet was dictator of what South American country between 1973 and 1990?

Animated TV – On what 1993 animated series, will you find a supporting character named Slappy Squirrel?

Quickfire – Name seven seven letter nations in Africa.

Mystery – Before and After

1985 film starring Paul Reubens and 2010 Cartoon Network animated series created by Pendleton Ward

Drag queen star of a reality show debuting in 2009 and singer/songwriter who recorded the “Graceland” album

Starship Enterprise captain and Detroit Tigers right fielder from 1983-1987

Rock music trio known for “La Grange” and 1986 action film directed by Tony Scott

Final – Baby Names

Final: According to the Social Security Index, Heather was #9 on the list of the most popular baby girl names in 1972. What is the only baby girl name from the top 20 baby girl names in 1972 that made the list of the top 20 most popular baby girl names in 2015?

Game Winners: Team Squirrel (Stacy/Laura) 3, $10; Team Brad, $20; and Team Scrim (Scott and Kim), $30.


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