What spectacular river in Colombia is known as the River of the Five Colors?
One last chance to earn an invite to Sunday’s BIG EVENT at the Tap House. Got a fun band coming to rock your faces off and a lot of prizes to give away. Action will start at 5:30.
With a win this week, you can earn an automatic invite to the shindig. Two good chances tonight. We start at North Star at 7 p.m. Inkspot has been hot lately, but it’s anybody’s ballgame. On to Sidecar at 9:30. Wide slam open. Anyone can win. Best of luck!
Here they are, folks! FInal scores to this year’s JGTAI. Teams in Yellow made the first team, and will get an invite and have a chance at a bonus prize. Teams in orange made the cut and will receive an invite. The two teams in red earned an automatic invite a few weeks ago. Teams in light purple are on the bubble…if teams ahead of them decline an invite, they could still get one.
The event will be next Sunday at the City Tap House at 5:30. More details are coming soon. If you have not made the cut, there is still hope. This is wild card week, and teams that win this week earn an automatic invite.
Invites will be sent out on Tuesday…if you made the cut, and are on one of the following teams, please shoot me your email so I can get you your invite (you can contact me at johnny at johnnygoodtimes.com):
Real Chip K
We’re Kind of a Mess
Serbian Donkey Cheese
We start things off at the Markets at Comcast at 5:30 p.m. These quizzes are a lot of fun. Laid back, you get $5 off whatever you want to eat at the market there (and they’ve got good food) and it’s BYO (and they’ll provide the ice.)
On to O’Neals at 8 p.m. Been a little quiet the last couple of weeks, leaving open a great opportunity for a win. Not only is that JGTAI points, it’s a $50 gift cert, one of the highest on the scene.
We wrap up at City Tap House at 10:15 p.m. In addition to the quiz, we’ve also got Feats of Strength. $75 gift cert to the winners. Hope to see ya tonight!
What man is the co-founder of both PayPal and Tesla Motors?
Apparently there’s an American football game tonight that involves a team of local youngsters that the denizens of this fine town are just wild over, so we’re going to have to make some concessions. North Star starts at 6:30 tonight, so we can wrap up in time for kickoff. There will be no quiz at Sidecar tonight. We’ll get back in business there next week.
Also, a heads up: the Comcast quiz will be tomorrow at the Market at Comcast Center at 5:30 p.m. GREAT opportunity to earn JGTAI points if you’re so inclined. And it’s BYO, they’ll supply the ice. So bring a bottle of wine or beer and play some quizzo. Plus everyone who plays gets a free $5 to spend at the shops there. It’s a great deal and a fun quiz.
Ok, so maybe there won’t be Ping Pong Robots at quizzo, per se, but the video above is pretty freaking amazing. Earlier this week, I had the question: Former #1 ranked player Tim Bollo nearly lost to a robot in what Olympic sport earlier this year? The answer was table tennis, and here is some video of that match. Prepare to have your mind blown.
As for quizzo tonight, we start at Industry at 6:30. Perhaps the funnest quiz of the week, with the added bonuses of French Fry Faceoff and Name that Tune. REcently voted the 3rd best bar in Foobooz, the food and drink is terrific.
On to the Bards at 9:15 p.m. It’s rockin’ every week. Get there early to assure yourself a table. See ya tonight.
Born Charles Bowles, he was much better known as this, and made his last train robbery on November 3rd, 1883.
Here ya go, our scores through today. With a mere two weeks remaining in the regular season, the intensity level is heating up. Two teams got automatic invites, and 15 others will make the cut. But there are 3 teams tied for 15th place, another two teams one point back, and three more teams 3-points back. Further down, there are a few regular teams who are primed to make a last minute surge, such as Popesack, Sidecardigans, and Hooter and Chuff. And the points are going to start changing rapidly. There is a new BONUS opportunity on the Facebook page that can earn your team points in a hurry. This week, you can earn double points at Industry on Thursday night. Next week, I’ll offer double points at the quiz at Comcast Market (on Tuesday, November 11th at 5:30 p.m.) Get your A-team ready, it’s game time.
- Dave’s the Glue 102
- We’re Kind of a Mess 96
- Inkspot 96
- Jitney Spears 112
- In the Lead 104
- Sidecar 89
- Encyclopedophiles 116
- Savage Ear 114
- It’s the Great Blumpkin, Charlie Brown! 104
- Jesters of Tortuga 120
- Underground Bard 116
- 3/8ts of an Irishman 71
COMCAST MARKET (next one is November 11th)
- Dickhouse Syndicate 102
- Cherry Street Stars 86
- Non No-Shows 76
- #1 Government Team Competitor 101
- Ebola’s Angels 90
- Hispanic at the Disco 83
- Must Love Pogs 111
- Duane’s World 108
- The Honeybadgers 93
- Imaginary Pablo and the Goat 98
- The Missing Heads 96
- Why Can’t Us 84
- Serbian Donkey Cheese 96
- Pizzasexual 85
- 4 Hour Erections 84
THe last night of the Halloween Spooktacular is tonight, as we’ll talk ghosts, goblins, and horror at the Industry at 6:30 p.m. On to the Bards at 9:15 p.m. Halloween candy to give away, French Fry Faceoff, and $3 beers at both bars. See ya tonight!
Action starts at the Markets at Comcast at 5:30 p.m. It’s a BYO quiz, and everyone who plays gets a $5 gift card to the Markets. The winning team walks with $100 worth of gift certs. That’s a lot of good food (they’ve got DiBruno Brothers, LaScala, and Termini Brothers, among others). Very winnable quiz too, if you need JGTAI points.
On to O’Neals at 8 p.m. Another winnable quiz. $5 bar food, $3.50 margaritas, and of course the man the myth the legend Muhammad in the kitchen. Winning team gets a $100 gift certificate.
We wrap it up at City Tap House at 10:15 p.m. In addition to the quiz, we’ve also got feats of strength, with the strongest getting a $25 gift certificate. Hope to see ya tonight!