Your The Dozen Daily Trivia Quiz for this Monday, October 30th, 2023 was pretty brutal. We had wordplay, esoteric 90s knowledge, and indie rock.
How did you do, Frank?: You don’t want to know. I needed to apply a bandage to my grid, it was bleeding so much.
Here we go..
After throwing 135 TD’s from 1999-2005 with a current-day NFC North team, what QB played his final three seasons with Oakland and Detroit from 2007-2009?
Answer: Daunte Culpepper
Explanation: I don’t know why they threw “current day” in there. And Culpepper gets blurry after he leaves Miami.
At age 34, Pau Gasol averaged a career-high 11.8 RPG while playing for what Eastern Conference team during the 2014-2015 season?
Answer: Chicago Bulls
Explanation: Wasn’t basketball better with Pau Gasol? I think so.
What American League team did Steve Pearce win World Series MVP with during the 2010’s?
Answer: Boston Red Sox
Explanation: Stumped. Don’t remember him.
In what current-day U.S. state did the Salem Witch Trials take place?
Explanation: Should have been a Halloween question.
Subject: Celebrity Mashup
Answer: Matt Damon and Michael Douglas
Explanation: Just looks like a regular picture of Alan Tudyk
Subject: Snacks and Candy
ScaryCakes and Glo Balls are Halloween editions of snack cakes made by what company?
Explanation: Lucky guess. Have you ever had the chocolate Twinkies? Love em.
In this 1998 Disney Channel made-for-TV movie, 13-year-old witch Marnie Piper gets transported to a land where ghouls, ghosts, werewolves, and witches live separate from humans.
Explanation: The first television question I’ve gotten wrong in a very long time.
The 2009 film Zombieland starred Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, Abigail Breslin, and what actor as Tallahassee?
Answer: Woody Harrelson
Explanation: Speaking of Twinkies.
Ezra Koenig is the lead vocalist and guitarist of this indie rock band whose 2008 debut self-titled album included songs such as “A-Punk”, “Campus”, and “Oxford Comma”?
Answer: Vampire Weekend
Explanation: Dead to rights
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