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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 12/2/20

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Question: On The A-Team, what was Mr. T’s character B.A. Baracus deathly afraid of?

Last Question: In his classic arcade game, what does Donkey Kong ask you before starting each level?

Answer: “How high can you get?”

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 11/24/20

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Question: What links these 3 clues together?
Covered Wagon
Video Game

Last Question: What is the name of NBC’s long-standing public service announcements that feature well-known celebrities sharing knowledge to improve lives?

Answer: The More You Know


Return to the ’80s Trivia – 10/30/20

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Question: Put these Mike Tyson’s Punch Out!! opponents in the order that you fight them on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES):

A. Soda Popinski
B. King Hippo
C. Glass Joe
D. Mike Tyson

Last Question: What links these 3 clues together?


Answer: The Land Before Time


Return to the ’80s Trivia – 10/26/20

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Question: What links these 3 clues together?


Last Question: Put these items in order from least to most expensive when they were released.

A. Sony Walkman (TPS-L2)
B. Commodore 64
C. Nintendo Game Boy
D. Speak & Spell


D. Speak & Spell ($50)
C. Nintendo Game Boy ($89.95)
A. Sony Walkman ($200 Astonished face)
B. Commodore 64 ($595)

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 10/21/20

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Question: I’m a monkey that kids like to play with.
I’m oh so soft and cuddly and I like to suck on my thumb.
I had my own animated TV series.
Who am I?

Last Question Which one of the following could you NOT pop open a can or bottle of in the 80s?
Crystal Pepsi

Answer: Crystal Pepsi. It was released in 1992.


And let’s Return to the ’90s for a minute. I totally forgot about this commercial! It’s fitting that Van Halen’s “Right Now” is used for the ad.

Return to the ’80s Trivia – 9/18/20

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Question: What grooming product sang the tune about short shorts that it dares to wear?

Last Question: At the end of the film War Games, what game did Matthew Broderick’s character instruct the computer to play against itself to learn the concept of a no-win scenario?

Answer: Tic-Tac-Toe

Trivia Tuesday – 11/2/10

Question: What was the date in 1955 that Marty arrived on in Back to the Future?

Last Week’s Question: What 2 things does “Basket Case” Allison (Ally Sheedy) add to her sandwich?

Answer: Cap’n Crunch and Pixie Stix (or sugar)

This was a very funny scene in the movie. Not only was she eating this “sugar” sandwich, but she was also drinking a regular Coke with it. I’ve never tried that. But, maybe I will one of these days if I’m really tired at work! Here is the scene: