Here are your The Dozen Daily Trivia answers for Monday, October 2nd in the year 2023. It was a fairly easy quiz to start off the week. Much easier than in previous days.
How did you do, Frank?: I missed two. Only one had me completely stumped.
Let’s break it down.
Brock Lesnar left WWE in 2004 to pursue professional football and suited up in the preseason wearing number 69 for this NFC North team before ultimately being cut.
Answer: The Minnesota Vikings
Explanation: This was a thing back in the day. A pillar of the Ruthless Aggression era leaving for football. He’d fight in the UFC too. Lesnar has lived for sure.
Once compared to Blake Griffin, what Eastern Conference team selected Jan Vesely 6th Overall in the 2011 NBA Draft before lasting only three seasons in the league?
Answer: Washington Wizards
Explanation: Completely stumped. Don’t even remember the dude.
Before transferring to Delaware for the rest of his college career, Joe Flacco backed up Tyler Palko at this at-the-time Big East school in 2004.
Explanation: Got it wrong. But when you hear Big East and it’s not basketball, you’re best off guessing Pitt. I should follow my own advice.
As the story goes, this President, the 27th in the history of the United States, was so large that he once got stuck in a White House bathtub.
Answer: William H. Taft
Explanation: In school, they tried to teach us forgetful presidents by giving them nicknames or pointing out memorable facts. This was Taft’s memorable fact.
Subject: Celebrity Mashup
Answer: John Cena and Britney Spears
Explanation: My favorite wrestler and a teen crush. Wasn’t going to forget it.
Created by Coca-Cola Brand in 1999, this bottled water brand, often with a green cap, is often ranked as one of the worst bottled water brands on the market.
Explanation: I’ll never understand the hate behind Dasani. If anything we should dis it because its crazy overpriced.
This 1998 satirical psychological dramedy starring Jim Carrey received critical acclaim, including multiple Oscars and Golden Globe nominations.
Answer: The Truman Show
Explanation: This is a top 5 Jim Carey movie for me. And Laura Linney is also one of my favorite actresses.
Michael J. Fox starred as Deputy Mayor Mike Flaherty in this ABC sitcom for four seasons until his health forced him to leave the show in 2000.
Answer: Spin City
Explanation: This was a good show. It started with Fox and Carla Gugino and ended up with Charlie Sheen and Heather Locklear. And the supporting cast was underrated.
This rock band that got founded in Maryland in 1996 has popular songs on Spotify such as “Shattered”, “Love And Memories”, and “Hey Girl”.
Explanation: Of A Revolution. If you heard Shattered you would have known it for sure. “That was a crazy game of poker” is another one.
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