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Quizzo Tonight!

Well, after a night of co-hosting quizzo for the well-heeled with Monica Lewinsky and Taylor Hanson (true story), while hanging out with billionaire Jim Breyer, it’s back to throwing questions at you commoners.

But that’s OK, it’ll be nice to hang out again with the “little people”. Without you, the hoi-polloi, I could never be the mega-superstar I am today. And to thank youse, I will be at O’Neals and City Tap House, asking questions and signing autographs. Just because I’m up in rarified air now doesn’t mean I’m going to lose my populist charm!

So action starts at O’Neals at 8 p.m. One of your best shots to get a win on the circuit, and a $50 gift cert to boot. We move to City Tap House at 10:15 p.m., where in addition to the quiz, we’ll have feats of strength, which has been quite enjoyable these past few weeks. Hope to see ya tonight!

Quizzo Tonight

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The Sandman is hosting tonight. I’m doing a quiz for the Forbes 30 for 30 event which has me completely nervous. Gonna be hosting a quiz for 400-500 twenty-something millionaires in a packed bar. What could possibly go wrong?

But yeah, for those of you who aren’t 20-something millionaires, the quiz will kick off at North Star at 7 p.m. Great opportunity to get a win. On to the Sidecar at 9:30 p.m. Hope you can make it out tonight, and hope I don’t get eaten alive by the Young Money Millionaires.

JGTSI Scores After 6 Weeks

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Here are our scores. With four weeks left in the regular season, things are starting to get interesting. Teams in yellow are eligible for a bonus prize, teams in orange would earn an invite, teams in red have received golden tickets, and teams in blue better get their acts together. Best chances to get a win? Probably North Star, O’Neals, and Industry. And remember, there are two quizzes each week (one on Monday-Tuesday, another on Wednesday-Thursday), so you can double your chances of earning points if you need them.

There is also a new bonus question on the Facebook page. Go there to earn some easy points.

 

Hope to see ya this week!

Scores From Last Week

NORTH STAR

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  1. Inkspot 95
  2. E-Bola: THe Electronic Bowling App 85
  3. Quiz on My Face 79

SIDECAR

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  1. Jitney Spears
  2. Festival of Boobs
  3. Real Chip K 88

O’NEALS

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  1. Encyclopedophiles 113
  2. Savage Ear 101
  3. Stately Plump BUck Mulligans 101

CITY TAP HOUSE

  1. Jesters of Tortuga 114
  2. Undergrund Bard 104
  3. Ukraine in the Membrane 100

LOCUST RENDEZVOUSĀ 

  1. Jesters of Tortuga 122
  2. Hispanic at the Disco 114
  3. Synch Tramp 113

BLACK SHEEP

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  1. Freebola 115
  2. Duane’s World 108
  3. Jitney Spears 105

INDUSTRY

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  1. L. Ron Hubbard’s Diabetics 122
  2. Self COntained Hootenanny 104
  3. Surly Rabbits 103

BARDSĀ 

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  1. But My Mom Says I’m Cool 116
  2. Your Mother Sucks 106
  3. Serbian Donkey Cheese 86

Quizzo Tonight

Colors edition starts at 6:30 at Industry tonight. Ranked the #3 bar in Philly by Foobooz, the food is terrific, the service is terrific, and they’ve got $3 craft specials each week for quizzo. I’ll also be giving away candy and french fries. Boom. Let’s go.

On to Bards at 9 p.m. Rockin every week. Get there early to get a table. See ya tonight!

Colors Quizzo Tonight

All new colors quizzo tonight, starting at the Vous at 6:15 p.m. On to the Black Sheep at 8:15 p.m. See ya tonight!

Golden Ticket at O’Neals; Beer Stein Challenge at Tap House

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I’ve got one more golden ticket to give away to the JGTAI before wild card week (congrats to Boo-urns, who won the first ticket on Thursday at Industry). That ticket will be given away tonight at O’Neals. Action starts at 8 p.m., and it’s been wide open lately, so anybody could get that coveted ticket (the JGTAI will be held on November 23rd). $3.50 Mexican beers and margaritas.

ON to Tap House at 10:15 p.m. In addition to the regular frivolity, we’ve added Feats of Strength. The past few weeks, we’ve seen people hold up kegs of beer as long as they could. This week, it will be a beer stein holding competition. Winning team gets a $25 gift certificate. (Even better, that money has been taken out of Jesters of Tortuga’s winnings! You will be sticking it to the man!)

Question of the Week

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This groups two biggest hits were “Little Green Bag” and “Paloma Blanca” (or “white dove”). Who were they?

Week 6 of the JGTAI Kicks Off Tonight; Colors Week

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No, not an entire week dedicated to the Ice-T classic, Colors. (Sadly, because that would be kind of awesome.) It’s a week dedicated to the colors that make our world so, uh, colorful. Whatever. Just play. It will be fun.

Action starts tonight at North Star at 7 p.m. On to Sidecar at 9:30. One Golden Ticket being given away this week (an automatic invite to the Invitatonal.) That will be at O’Neals on Tuesday. See ya tonight!

Pics and Scores of This Week’s Winners

NORTH STAR

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  1. Always Finish 4th 94
  2. Inkspot 89
  3. Salted Caramel Goo Pack 87

SIDECAR

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  1. Jitney Spears 99
  2. Jennifer Love Hewitt’s Musical Career 93
  3. Chinese Democracy 91

O’NEALS

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  1. Hooter and Chuff 101
  2. Savage Ear 101
  3. Encyclopedophiles 80

CITY TAP HOUSE

  1. Jesters of Tortuga 103
  2. Underground Bard 92
  3. 3/8 of an Irishman 89

LOCUST RENDEZVOUS

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  1. Synchronized Trampoline 118
  2. Neo-Pacifists 105
  3. Turd Birds 103

BLACK SHEEP

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  1. Duane’s World 109
  2. Thunder Thunder Thundercats 107
  3. Jitney Spears 106

INDUSTRY

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  1. Boo-urns 113
  2. Testes Factory 102
  3. Ebola Free 102

BARDS

  1. Jesters of Tortuga 118
  2. Ruby Tuesday 116
  3. Serbian Donkey Cheese 107

Automatic Invite at Industry Tonight

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A one-time only offer, whoever wins at Industry tonight has nothing to worry about for the next several weeks, as they are going to earn an automatic invite to the JGT Invitational. In addition, there will as always be $3 craft beers and delicious food at the third best bar in Philly according to Foobooz. Plenty of parking, and with the french fry faceoff and the Name That Tune, probably the funnest quiz I do all week. Action starts at 6:30.

On to Bards at 9 p.m. Been packed lately. Let’s keep it going tonight. $3 Lagers. See ya tonight!

Quizzo Tonight

Vous at 6:15. Black Sheep at 8:15. Here we go!

JGTAI Scores Through Four Weeks

autumninviteHere ya go, our standings after four weeks. Teams in yellow would be in line for a bonus prize, teams in orange would still make the cut, and teams in blue still have some work to do. A very easy way to score points is right now on the facebook page…just post a link to your favorite short story. And this THursday, I am giving away an AUTOMATIC BID to the winner of the quizzo at Industry. Just throwing that out there now.

 

Quizzo TOnight

You know what it is. O’Neals at 8 p.m. City Tap at 10:15 p.m. $3.50 Mexican beers and margaritas at O’Neals, and 2 for $20 pizzas and $3 Gansetts. And FEATS OF STRENGTH. See ya tonight!