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Know Nonsense Trivia Podcast 🎧 Episode 161: Dump Truckins

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc are joined by Dan and Max of the Doubled Feature Podcast to ask, suss and answer a general knowledge quiz with topics including Pro-wrestling, Types of Lakes, Dungeons & Dragons, Fungus, Holidays, Star Trek, Oranges, Sporting Events, Units of Measurement, Spices, Metal in Movies, Medical Terms, Accents, Film Criticism, Space Westerns and more!

Round One

  • PRO-WRESTLING – Despite only having two championship reigns, which “Italian Strongman” holds the WWE record for longest combined Heavyweight Championship reign (4,040 days, holding the belt from 1963-1971, 1973-1977)?
  • TYPES OF LAKES – A river first needs to form a meander or curve to create what kind of lake? What pseudonym is used by the Coen Brothers when editing their own films?
  • DUNGEONS & DRAGONS – In Dungeons and Dragons, what 2nd level transmutation spell allows adventures to open both mundane and arcane locks?
  • FUNGUS – Huitlacoche is a fungus that can grow on what vegetable is the heat or humidity are high?
  • HOLIDAYS – In the UK, Ireland and Australia, Pancake Day is celebrated annually as a way to empty the pantry of sugar, fat and eggs to avoid temptation and reduce waste. What holiday is celebrated on Pancake Day in the U.S.?

Missed Corrections

  • Notes on Tim Gomez’s question, Lee’s pronunciation of Reggie Fils-Amie’s name, Arertits by Alex Patton, Plantar Fasciitis and Dennis the Menace from Paul Martin.

Round Two

  • STAR TREK – What actor appeared in more Star Trek episodes more than any other actor?
  • ORANGES – Oranges are a hybrid of two other citrus fruits, one is a hybrid fruit, the tangerine, and the other in a non-hybrid, which is what?
  • SPORTING EVENTS – What multi-sport event debuted in 1981 to display athletic achievement in sports that are not contested in the Olympics?
  • UNITS OF MEASUREMENT – In Europe, what are measured in Paris points?
  • SPICES – Mustard is the second most used spice, behind what other spice? METAL IN MOVIES – What grammy-nominated industrial metal band appears as the Flesh Fair Band in the movie A.I. Artificial Intelligence?

Rate My Question

  • MEDICAL TERMS – Telogen Effluvium is a hair loss condition triggered by what? – submitted by Rumplesnailtskin Loren
  • ACCENTS – If someone is said to have a Brummie accent, they likely hail from which UK city? – submitted by Mark McGwire

Final Questions

  • FILM CRITICISM – Legendary film critic Roger Ebert told Rob Schneider, “speaking as a Pulitzer Prize winner,” which of his movies (which was released in 2005) “sucked?”
  • SPACE WESTERNS – Named after the ship used by its main characters, what space western features a character with unusual abilities being awakened from cryostasis and debuted in the U.S. in 2001 on Cartoon Network’s Toonami?
  • VEGETABLES – What three colors do asparagus come in?

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