This Week in iQ Trivia – 30 November 2019
Here’s what you may have missed this week at iQ Trivia.
If you won, here’s evidence just in case anyone doesn’t believe you.
They won a jackpot, because another team just barely missed out.
How old are you? This is how old you are.
We’ve all overshot the answer to life, the universe, and everything
Last generation of kids to visit the cockpit of a plane
The OK Boomers
Watched Star Wars at the cinema when it first came out
Saw Star Wars at the drive in
I was smacked on the bum with a wooden spoon
Relics from the Nokia 3310 era
Worked on DOS
George Orwell wrote about us
Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix, Amy Winehouse… we outlived them all
Old enough to remember when Michael Jackson could be trusted with boys
Witnesses to the rise and fall of Lindsay Lohan
I still don’t know TikTok’s mission
Team Bagpuss are old enough to know what Bagpuss is
It’s now safe to turn off your computer
Winding a VCR with a pen
Punching Nazis was approved of, voting for them was insane
A floppy disk f*cked up my degree
I remember when we had Prime Ministers for more than a year
I never got a stimulus package… or a will to live
I sat next to Jesus at Bethlehem Elementary
A tranny was something you used to listen to the top 40
The country I was born in doesn’t exist anymore
Remember 9/11, still don’t get hangovers
And on the more hurtful side…
I remember when trivia was good
Younger than you
Carcinogenic George Washington
Luminous Bees (lit up by everyone’s phone)
One team who wasn’t great at thinking of six letter Sydney suburbs beginning with O gave us a hangman setup and invited us to play.
A Scotsman couldn’t identify the Scottish inventor who developed the steam engine with the first name James and a surname beginning with W.
A team full of guys drinking beer struggled to think of a commonly four letter words beginning with the letters BEE.
When they couldn’t remember the name of Rolf from the Sound of Music, one team described him as “Liesl’s treacherous Nazi ass of a boyfriend.”
When Phillip of Macedonia sent a message to Sparta saying “If I bring my army into your land, I will destroy your farms, slay your people, and raze your city.” The Spartans responded simply by saying “if”. But one team had another theory on the one word Spartan response.
See you next week.