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Natty Greene's Brewing Co.
505 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
Tuesdays: 7:30 PM
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8:07 AM, October 22, 2014
Scores
Juggalo Nation 78

The Quick White Fonz Jumps Over the Lousy Shark 77

Lasagna For One 76

Steph Curry With the Shot 75

Thom Tillis Can Suck My Dick 71

Gargoyle Gibblet Guys & Gals Gobbling Gargantuan Grundles 69

Mike Hunt 69

O Horizon 66

The Dastardly Damnable Dragoons 63

Pistorius Shooting Club 60

Bob Ross Acolytes 55

The Gang's All Here 54

Ferguson Has Ebola 31

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Tuesdays at Natty Greene's - 7:30PM-9:30PM (Raleigh, NC)
Alex Hofford (Hoffstradamus)

Hola! My name is Alex and I am the Quizmaster at Natty Greene's in Raleigh. I also perform comedy in the Triangle at DSI Comedy and with the improv group BONE CRACKER.

Ointment is a weird word.

A mere nine days separates us from our annual Halloween celebrations, and, yet again, many are scrambling to put together some semblance of a costume to wear for the night. As I’m wont to do at this time of year, I have a few costume ideas that you can throw together pretty easily, and you’ll have the hottest get-up in the whole room.

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Fashion a cup-like outfit to wear for the night, and throw a little cinnamon and nutmeg behind your ears to remind everyone what season it is all night long. Added bonus for dudes who dress up as the Latte because there’s no way ladies could resist you.

A new Drake song

Nothing is hotter than a new Drake song. Make yourself look like a giant piece of paper with lyrics scrawled on it, and make sure some of them talk about girls you “dated” at some point (“go get you some lobsters and shrimp”). Bonus points if you manage to shoot some hoops on All Hallow’s Eve only to airball the hell out of your shot in front of everyone.

Bio-hazard Suit

Everyone is scared of Ebola (even though they shouldn’t be), so why not make everyone feel comfortable and wear a suit that looks like you’re about to cook meth with Heisenberg? Also, it’s a pretty easy way for all of our psychosomatics and hypochondriacs to feel protected when mingling with the masses.

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It truly isn’t over until it’s over at a Natty’s quiz, as proven yet again by our quizzers tonight. A Round 8 Joker by The Quick White Fonz Jumps Over the Lousy Shark propelled them to a second place finish, and Juggalo Nation’s steady play throughout the night gradually raised them to the top spot. Excelente, mis amigos!

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Interesting Notes from the Quiz!:

- I’d be incredibly interested to hear what the Death Grips’ version of “Careless Whisper” would sound like. Sadly, that will never come to fruition.

- “Fucking” may very well be Freddie Mercury’s middle name. He’s certainly badass enough for it.

- Alan Rickman - just killin’ it.

Awesome Team Name Shout-Outs!:

- Thom Tillis Can Suck My Dick

- Gargoyle Gibblet Guys & Gals Gobbling Gargantuan Grundles

- The Quick White Fonz Jumps Over the Lousy Shark

- The Dastardly Damnable Dragoons

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Like the music at the quiz? Check out the Spotify playlist! Geeks Who Drink - Raleigh Jamz

Natty Greene's Brewing Co.
505 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
Tuesdays: 7:30 PM
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8:29 AM, October 15, 2014
Scores
Bocephus (first) 77

Monkey Flu 77

We Relocated Here From Dallas 71

Too Old For Facebook? 68

Pistorius Shooting Club 65

The Pope, Himself 59

How's the Weather Over There? 58

Kim Jong-Un Search Party 58

Semen Squeegies 56

The Beer Brewers 56

Bram Stoker's Blackula 53

We're Having a Threesome 45

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Tuesdays at Natty Greene's - 7:30PM-9:30PM (Raleigh, NC)
Alex Hofford (Hoffstradamus)

Hola! My name is Alex and I am the Quizmaster at Natty Greene's in Raleigh. I also perform comedy in the Triangle at DSI Comedy and with the improv group BONE CRACKER.

Ointment is a weird word.

There are few things that can get a quiz crowd at Natty’s riled up, and the one that never fails to bring people to a fever pitch is a good old-fashioned DANCE BATTLE to settle the final scores. Not to be topped by any of the previous dance battles, our two competing teams brought “it” to the floor and tried to “serve” each other in the danciest of ways.

For the record, I’m still not sure what the “it” they brought to the floor was. But it was something.

We had a representative from the two teams that tied - Bocephus and Monkey Flu - come up to compete for the top prize. As for the song they had to dance to, the ONLY one that was worthy is the classic Ginuwine jam, “Pony”.

Next to the dance floor area, there was a rack of pool cues for the nearby pool tables. Of course this meant each of the dancers felt it was imperative that they use a cue to properly convey the dance they were going for. 

The gentleman from Monkey Flu grabbed the cue and proceeded to ride it like the aforementioned Pony. As for Bocephus, the lady who volunteered to dance used a cue as an impromptu stripper pole. Because Ginuwine.

In the end, Bocephus’ moves were too hot to handle, and they won via crowd vote. It just goes to show you, your inner thought of “when in doubt, make something a stripper pole” will work most of the time. ESPECIALLY to win a bar gift card.

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Interesting Notes from the Quiz!:

- Bottle Caps are delicious. The candy, not the actual bottle tops.

- Someone thought “Zagnut” was a real thing referring to galaxies.

- Tupac and Bieber both lived at the same time because the universe has a funny sense of humor.

Awesome Team Name Shout-Outs!:

- We Relocated Here from Dallas

- Bram Stoker’s Blackula

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Like the music at the quiz? Check out the Spotify playlist! Geeks Who Drink - Raleigh Jamz

Natty Greene's Brewing Co.
505 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
Tuesdays: 7:30 PM
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10:21 AM, October 08, 2014
Scores
Lasagna for One 76

Mission of Myanmar 71

People for the Ethical Treatment of Danimals 66

Ebolicious 65

Where's Your Mouth Hole, Meatbag?! 65

Phidipide Phlops 64

Your Favorite Gum is Coming Back 62

The Inappropriate Threesome 55

Semen Squegees 54

Boyz Night Out 2: Girlz in the House 51

If Adrian Peterson Were a Baseball Player, Would He Be a Switch Hitter? 50

Christmas in May 47

Okra - The Newest Gateway Drug 46

If Ebola and ISIS Had a Baby, That Would Be Us. We're Terrible (My Couch Pulls Out But I Don't) 44

Thally Thells Theathells 43

Mary Moss 42

It's a Tie 41

Hodor 31

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Tuesdays at Natty Greene's - 7:30PM-9:30PM (Raleigh, NC)
Alex Hofford (Hoffstradamus)

Hola! My name is Alex and I am the Quizmaster at Natty Greene's in Raleigh. I also perform comedy in the Triangle at DSI Comedy and with the improv group BONE CRACKER.

Ointment is a weird word.

Tonight’s Round 3 featured a subject our quizzers either knew pretty well or not at all - Major League Baseball teams. Many of you lamented at the thought of having to wring your brain for any drop of sportsballs knowledge, and I just think you need better preparation for next time. 

But before we worry about identifying current professional team names, let me take you back to the beginning. Back to a time when the word “baseball” wasn’t even close to what people called it. This is the 100% true* history of how baseball was created.

It all started with cavemen. Often very territorial, cavemen would resort to throwing rocks at rival clans to repel attacks on their…caves. This strategy works for hundreds of thousands of years.

As the brain evolved and matured, so did the strategies of the cavemen. The attacking clans would bring sticks with them to try and hit the thrown rocks back at the defenders. Those that were successful in hitting the rocks claimed victory.

Over time, more and more rocks were thrown, and many of those were hit away by sticks. Soon, a man’s worth to his clan was determined by how far he could hit the rocks away from his group. It was often said that if a man could hit the rock far enough, he and his tribe could run home to safety - hence the term “home run”.

Tribal conflicts have changed over time, too, and as societies have gotten more or less civil, their attitudes toward “stickrock” have shifted to a more recreational one. They maintained the usage of sticks and rocks, but have adopted other equipment as time went on.

First, the players noticed when they tried to catch the rock with their hands, it hurt. A lot. Cuts and gashes would mar their hands, so they developed gloves to better cushion the blow of the rocks.

Players also got stronger, and started hitting the rock further. This required more men to stand out in the field (“outfield”. Get it?!?) to catch the rocks. However, sometimes they would have to stare into the sun to track where the rock was, and this resulted in many rocks smashing into dude’s faces. It was at this time that the brimmed cap was created to better shield the sun and catch the rocks before they hit someone in the face.

Finally, after realizing how many players were getting decimated by being hit with rocks every time they played stickrock, some guy said, “How about we sew some leather around a rubber core? My mom has a sewing machine, and this wouldn’t hurt nearly as bad as those fucking rocks.” Thus, the ball to be used for baseball was born.

The more you know…*shooting star*

*more like 0% true. Whatever.

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Despite sitting at the worst table (for audio) in the room, Lasagna for One reclaimed the first place victory that had been eluding them since they won a few months ago. A mere five points separated them from Mission of Myanmar, who locked down a second place finish. Great job, teams.

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Interesting Notes from the Quiz!:

- Another team tempted fate by naming themselves “My Couch Pulls Out But I Don’t” thus stoking the ire of the Quizmaster. Hence why I changed their team name to If Ebola and ISIS Had a Baby, That Would Be Us. We’re Terrible People. Do better next time.

- Run-DMC nor Digital Underground sang the “Super Bowl Shuffle”.

- One group believed The Abyss and Titanic were autobiographical movies from James Cameron.

Awesome Team Name Shout-Outs!:

- People for the Ethical Treatment of Danimals

- Where’s Your Mouth Hole, Meatbag?!

- If Adrian Peterson Were a Baseball Player, Would He Be a Switch Hitter?

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Follow me on Twitter! - @ahoff101

Like the music at the quiz? Check out the Spotify playlist! Geeks Who Drink - Raleigh Jamz

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