“Easy like Sunday morning” wasn’t neccessarily the case for your The Daily Dozen Trivia quiz for October, 22, 2023. With a stinginly tough TV question and some sports names you haven’t heard in a while.
And did you notice pop up ads this morning? I can’t talk there are pop up ads on my site too.
How did you do, Frank?: I missed three and it could have been worse.
Let’s get it started.
After totaling over 3,000 rushing yards in two seasons with Denver, Clinton Portis got traded to Washington in 2004 in exchange for a 2nd round pick and this All-Pro cornerback.
Answer: Champ Bailey
Explanation: Great question and a sentimental one if you were fan of the game back then.
Stanley Johnson, Henry Ellenson, and Brandon Knight were all 1st Round picks made by what Eastern Conference team during the 2010’s?
Answer: Detroit Pistons
Explanation: Didn’t even come close. You’d have to be Pistons fan for this one.
After playing in England for seven years, American soccer legend Clint Dempsey returned to the MLS, playing for what West Coast team from 2013-2018?
Answer: Seattle Sounders
Explanation: And I remember them being pretty good, even though I don’t know jack about soccer.
Subject: Retail and Shopping
What clothing brand known for denim jeans has held the naming rights to the San Francisco 49ers stadium in Santa Clara since 2013?
Explanation: A memorable venue sponsor because clothes don’t normally sponsor venues.
Subject: Celebrity Mashup
Answer: Jon Hamm and Jason Bateman
Explanation: The dopest mashup in sometime. “Ozark” “Arrested Development” and “Mad Men” are some of the best shows of the last 20 years.
Subject: Grocery Products
With a name that translates to “You’re welcome!” in Italian, Campbell’s manufactures this popular brand of pasta sauce.
Explanation: I know some of you cats put Ragu in there. If you did, tip me a dollar.
What actor earned eight consecutive Emmy nominations from 2010-2017 for their role as happy-go-lucky dad Phil Dunphy on Modern Family?
Answer: Ty Burrell
Explanation: Or as I know him, the sleezy dude from “Dawn of the Dead”
Set in Tokyo, Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson starred in this 2003 romantic dramedy and Best Picture nominee directed by Sofia Coppola.
Answer: Lost in Translation
Explanation: The movie that gave us Scarlett Johansson
Prominently featured in the film Slumdog Millionaire and Pineapple Express trailer, what British rapper and singer is most known for her 2008 hit song “Paper Planes”?
Explanation: MIA sold a lot of movie tickets back in the day.
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