THIS WEEK’S SCORES

NORTH STAR

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  1. Pacific Rimjob 94
  2. Inkspot 94
  3. Stillmaniacs 74

SIDECAR

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  1. Ronald Raygun 84
  2. Chicken Manifesto Nuggets 79
  3. Sh*tty B*tches 67

O’NEALS

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  1. The Giggly Hobo 110
  2. The Ed is Near 105
  3. Encyclopediphiles 90

TAP HOUSE

  1. Jesters of Tortuga 130
  2. Underground Bard 115
  3. Team Becky 97

RENDEZVOUS

  1. My Lil Uzi 112
  2. Turd-Birds 107
  3. Honeybadgers 106

BLACK SHEEP

  1. Duane’s World 115
  2. Joel Embiid’s Twitter 61
  3. We Heart Eileen 59

INDUSTRY

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  1. Surly Rabbits 107
  2. Missing Heads 107
  3. Leg Day 98

BARDS

  1. Jesters of Tortuga 119
  2. Ruby Tuesdays 107
  3. FDR’s Legs 82

There WILL Be a Quiz at North Star on Monday

There WILL be a quiz at North Star on Labor Day (there will not be one at Sidecar.) Action will start at 7 p.m. and it will be hosted by the Sandman. Just wanted to give everyone a heads up.

French Fry Thursday Tonight!

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We kick it off at Industry at 6:30 p.m. Probably gonna be a bit quiet before the holiday, so this is a great opportunity to get a win. $3 craft beer specials, terrific food, and typically plenty of parking nearby. Great bar, highly worth checking out if you haven’t been lately.

On to Bards at 9 p.m. $3 Lagers and the legendary Michael behind the bar. We’ll have french fry faceoff and Name That Tune candy giveaways at both bars. Hope to see ya tonight!

Quizzo Tonight

You know the deal. Rendevous at 6:15. Black Sheep at 8 p.m. See ya tonight!

No Question of the Week This Week

Question of the week is on vacation this week. However, today is Pee Wee Herman’s birthday. So that may come into play at some point at tonight’s quiz.

Tickets to Made in America to Give Away Tonight; Outdoor Quiz at Tap House

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I’ve got two tickets to the Made in America concert to give away tonight at O’Neals quiz, a value of over $200. Action starts at 8 p.m. And if you’re a fan of cartoons, do not miss this quiz! $3.50 margaritas, and a $50 gift cert for the winner.

On to City Tap, where we’ll be quizzin al fresco tonight. We’ve been having a lot of fun with it the past few weeks and it looks like another gorgeous night tonight.  Action starts at 10:15 p.m. See ya tonight!

Back in Effect

We’re back in action tonight after a thrilling JGTSI last night at the Field House (details coming tomorrow or Wednesday). We start it at the North Star at 7 p.m. Great food specials and a great chance to get a win. On to the Sidecar at 9:30 p.m. You know how we do. Great  bar, fun quiz. Hope to see you there!

Everything You Need to Know About the JGTSI V

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WHO: Teams that earned an invite by scoring the most points over the past 8 weeks, as well as teams that earned a wild card slot.

WHAT: The 5th Annual Summer Invitational,  one of the four majors on the JGT Quizzo Circuit. (the others being Autumn and Spring Invitationals, as well as Quizzo Bowl).

WHEN: Sunday, August 24th at 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Field House (1150 Filbert).

WHY: Why not? A great chance for the regulars to get together, have a few cold ones, answer a few question, and listen to some good tunes.

DID YOU SAY TUNES? Yes, the Tom Moon Trio will be playing jazz between rounds.

WHAT’S THE COVER? $10 a pop. PER TEAM? No, per person. Gotta pay for the band and for prizes. It’ll be well worth it.

WILL IT BE FUN? Gee, I dunno, quizzo, live music, great drink and food specials, big prizes…Of course it will be fun!

WHAT’S THE TEAM MAX? 8 players.

I WANNA GO BUT DIDN’T MAKE THE CUT. CAN I? Yes! You can’t bring a full team but several teams will be short of 8 players, so if you and a friend or two want to attend, I’d be happy to team you up with a crew that needs a couple of players.

WHAT ABOUT ETERNAL GLORY? IS THERE AN OPPORTUNITY FOR ETERNAL GLORY? Of course there is. Here are the previous four JGTSI winners:

2010: Steak Em Up 

2011: Specific Jawns

2012: Popesack

2013: Popesack

Ok, so here’s the latest look at the RSVPs.

TEAMS THAT ARE IN:

  • Duane’s World 
  • #1 Government Team Competitor
  • Jitney Spears
  • Popesack
  • Inkspot
  • But My Mom Says I’m Cool
  • Exhausted Nihilists
  • The Champs
  • Must Love Pogs
  • Underground Bard
  • In the Lead
  • Shadynasty

MAYBES

  • Savage Ear
  • Stillmaniacs
  • Serbian Donkey Cheese

Lemme know either way by emailing me at johnny @ johnnygoodtimes . com.

Scores from this Past Week

NORTH STAR

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First Place: Stillmaniacs 105

2nd Place: We’re Kind of a Mess 103

3rd Place: Swiss Navy 94

SIDECAR

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First Place: We Want Eileen 106

2nd Place: In the Lead 97

3rd Place: Sidecardigans 96

O’NEALS

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First Place: Savage Ear 106

2nd Place: Encyclopedophiles 104

3rd Place: Big League Jew 102

CITY TAP HOUSE

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First Place: Underground Bard 121

2nd Place: Jesters of Tortuga 112

3rd Place: Johnny Quizzotimes 98

LOCUST RENDEZVOUS

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First Place: #1 Government Team Competitor 105

2nd Place: Winter is Coming 97

3rd Place: Poland Before Time 95

BLACK SHEEP

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First Place: Must Love Pogs 105

2nd Place: Jitney Spears 104

3rd Place: Blazing Sea Nuggets 103

INDUSTRY

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First Place: Surly Rabbits 99

2nd Place: Why Can’t Us 83

3rd Place: 5 Year Old Dad 82

BARDS

First Place: Shadynasty 98

2nd Place: Sherlock Hemlock 96

3rd Place: SDC 84

Question of the Week

CRAZY HORSE MONUMENT

Begun in 1948 by sculptor Korzak Ziolkowski, a memorial dedicated to this man is still under construction. Who is he?

Wildcard Week Begins Tonight!

Action starts at North Star at 7 p.m. On to Sidecar at 9:30 p.m. A great opportunity to earn yourself an invite to Sunday’s Big Event, and these are both very winnable quizzes. I am back in town tonight, so let’s do it to it.

Final JGTSI Scores

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Here ya go. We are all wrapped up, and here are our scores. Teams in yellow in line for a bonus prize, teams in orange made the cut. Teams in green are on the bubble (if any teams ahead of them decline their invite, they’ll get one). And if you’re in blue, don’t worry. You’ve got one last chance this week. It’s wild card week. Every team that wins gets an automatic invite.

As for the event itself, those who made the cut will get an invite soon. It will go down this Sunday at 5:30 and feature great specials and live music. Details coming soon.

Pics and Scores from Last Week

NORTH STAR

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First Place: Inkspot 83

2nd Place: Bang a Rang 80

3rd Place: Stillmaniacs 77

SIDECAR

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First Place: We Want Eileen 97

2nd Place: Sh*tty B*tches 88

3rd Place: Ronald Raygun 84

O’NEALS

unnamed-7First Place: Smellyalater.com 90

2nd Place: Just the Tip 90

3rd Place: Happy B-Day, Zaina 86

CITY TAP HOUSE

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First Place: Underground Bard 93

2nd Place: Alex Trebekistan 81

3rd Place: Sharks of Unusual Size 62

LOCUST RENDEZVOUS

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First Place: Synchronized Trampoline 106

2nd Place: Tom Young Soup 100

3rd Place: #1 Government Team Competitor 99

BLACK SHEEP

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First Place: Must Love Pogs 111

2nd Place: Duane’s World 104

3rd Place: Blazing Sea Nuggets 98

INDUSTRY

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First Place: Boo-urns 99

2nd Place: L. Ron Hubbard’s Diabetics 92

3rd Place: Fettucine al Franken 88

BARDS 

unnamed-2First Place: Titanic Swim Team 90

2nd Place: SDC 89

3rd Place: Oral is Moral 80

 

 

Only One Quiz This Week

Sorry folks, meant to post this yesterday but forgot to. You can only play once this week. Only one quiz. We’ll be back to two quizzes next week. Also, quick reminder…final quiz at the Oval is this Saturday at 4 p.m.