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Return to the ’80s Trivia – 4/21/21

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Question: After hearing the 1982 Prince song “Little Red Corvette” on the radio, Stevie Nicks was inspired to collaborate with Prince to write and record a song based on the melody of the Prince song. Which 1983 Stevie Nicks song was created by this collaboration with Prince?


Last Question: What car company’s pitchman lied in TV commercials but claimed, “You have my word on it.”?

Answer: Isuzu

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Daily Trivia – 4/5/11

Question: What cartoon featured characters named “Penny” and “Dr. Claw”?


 

Last Question: What car company’s pitchman lied in TV commercials but claimed, “You have my word on it.”?
 

Answer: Isuzu

Isuzu’s “pitch man”, Joe Isuzu was played by David Leisure, who went on to play Charley Dietz in the sitcom Empty Nest. Leisure played the Charley character with the same type of attitude as Joe Isuzu. The commercials were pretty funny, and very popular. He was more funny to watch than that annoying Energizer bunny. Here are some Isuzu commercials:


Joe Isuzu made a comeback in the late 90s: