Daily Trivia: 10/16/12

Question: Who played the scatterbrained Penny Parker on seven episodes of MacGyver?

Last Question: What was the hero of the Donkey Kong arcade game called before he was named “Mario”?

Answer: Jumpman

Before Mario, everyone’s favorite Italian plumber, became the face of Nintendo, he was a carpenter named Jumpman in the original arcade game Donkey Kong. Mario has come a long way as he has appeared in over 200 video games since he was created! Here is the one that started it all, as Jumpman tries to rescue Lady (now named Pauline) from Donkey Kong:

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