Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 18 June 2017

From time to time we all do things that don’t make much sense.

This week we want you to use this fact in your team name.

If your team name is something that you do that makes no logical sense, you will get a bonus point.

Saying “heads up” when someone should duck.

Pressing harder on the remote control buttons when the batteries are low.

Buying items you don’t need so it doesn’t look like you came in for just one thing.

Asking “how are you” on the phone and saying “that’s good” regardless of their response.

Realising you’re going the wrong way, and looking at your phone so you have an excuse to turn around.

Anything like the above will get you a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 11 June 2017

The Rock.

The Undertaker.

Stone Cold Steve Austin.

Wrestlers are renowned for having names designed to intimidate the opposition.

This week we want you to come up with a wrestler’s name that would fail to intimidate anyone.

Sergeant Showgirl

The Incredible Sulk

Captain Chemotherapy

Andre the Giant Taylor Swift Fan

If your team is a wrestler’s name that isn’t likely to scare anyone, you’ll get a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 4 June 2017

We’re having fun with movies again.

And this week, we want you to add a word to a movie title.

Martin Lawrence of Arabia

Reasonable Speed

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Duckling

Harry Potter and the Chamber Pot of Secrets

Schindler’s Shopping List

No Country Music for Old Men

The Bitchy Little Mermaid

Total Product Recall

Iron Deficiency Man

Full Metal Life Jacket

Anything like the above will get you a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 28 May 2017

It’s important to tell the truth.

But it can be fun to be deliberately misleading.

For your team name this week, we want you to tell us something that is technically true, but wildly misleading.

I am undefeated in heavyweight boxing.

I have an above average number of hands.

Almost all car accidents are caused by drivers who have a license.

Bill Gates and I have a combined net worth of over $10 billion.

I was once the youngest person on earth.

Anything like the above examples will get you a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 21 May 2017

We’re accustomed to thinking about films from the point of view of the main character.

This week we want you to think about films from the point of view of other characters.

It can be the villain, a sidekick, or a minor character in the background, but if you make your team name a film title from the point of view of someone other than the main character, you will get a bonus point.

Judas Superstar

Ferris Bueller’s Flagrant Truancy

The Ungrateful Humans who Aren’t Content to Live in a Computer Generated Utopia

Some Muscular Austrian Dude Left me Paralysed

Give it Back you Thieving Bastards: The Sauron Story

That Famous Potter Kid Keeps Breaking Rules and Getting People Killed

Gaston: I’m Gonna Rescue Belle After she got Kidnapped by that Hairy Dude in the Castle

Some Guy Slept With my Fiance on our Way Home from Europe and now he’s Frozen

Shot After Trashing a Starbucks: The Robert Paulson Story

Damn! Those WE’RE the Droids I was Looking For!

Anything like the above will get you a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 14 May 2017

Recently someone asked one of our hosts what they did for a living.

The answer… “I start arguments in bars.”

This week we want you to explain your job… badly.

Bartender: I give people mild poisons.

IT: I help people turn it off and turn it on again.

Waiter: I put dead animal parts on a plate and bring them to strangers.

Surgeon: I cut people open and take out bits they don’t need.

If your team name is a bad description of your job you will get a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 7 May 2017

Watching a movie the way it’s meant to be watched? Bah!

This week we want you to watch a movie backwards.

If your team name is the plot of a movie shown in reverse, you will get a bonus point.

Superman: A caped superhero kidnaps people and flies them into life threatening situations.

Titanic: A submarine surfaces and saves drowning people. In the end, Leonardo DiCaprio loses a card game.

127 Hours: A one armed man finds a severed arm and attaches it.

Saving Private Ryan: A bunch of soldiers ditch Matt Damon and then leave France.

Armageddon: A group of astronauts build an asteroid in space, then watch it fly away.

The Shawshank Redemption: A man drives from Mexico to break into prison through a sewer pipe.

Ghostbusters: A group of hotheads go around releasing ghosts to terrify people.

Cinderella: An uppity woman learns her place.

Godzilla: A giant lizard rebuilds Japan then moonwalks into the sea.

Any film plot in reverse will get you a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 30 April 2017

This week we’re thinking of proverbs.

Specifically, we want your team name to be a mashup of two idioms or proverbs.

Let’s burn that bridge when we come to it.

You can’t teach an old rolling stone to gather new moss.

Curiosity killed the boys who will be boys.

Anything that mixes two proverbs or idioms together will get you a bonus point.

Have an interesting week.

Team Name Bonus Point – Week of 23 April 2017

Han Solo & Chewbacca

Sherlock Holmes & Dr Watson

Spongebob & Patrick

Homer & Marge

There are plenty of famous duos in our universe.

But surely there are plenty of famous duos in alternate universes too.

This week we want your team name to be a famous duo in another universe.

Anything like the ones shown above will get you a bonus point.

See you at trivia.