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Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
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A Perfect Date Calls for a Perfect Quiz...Better Luck Next Year Ya Jabronies!
Luke

Hail, and welcome.  ‘Tis time for the recap.  Turn thine hungry eyes downward and feast upon such tales as have never been told, as times until now had never known that such events could’st transpire on a night such as the and thine all experience’d.  For ne’er again shall such a night be had, and ne’er more shall it be discuss’d again.  So goes the rivers of quiz, e’er flowing, e’er changing. Ahem.  In Round One we flexed our mental atlases with some name-that-state questions.  This was a pretty strong round for most of you but only Requiem Fully Loaded and Bastards of Winterfell
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Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
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Too Many World Leaders Makes my Tongue Hurt
Luke

Last night’s quiz had some record-low round averages, but, hey, at least the weather was nice!  Let’s check the damage. Round One was all about Sue, both the name and the favorite American pastime.  I definitely should have played Johnny Cash’s “A Boy Named Sue”, and in not doing so have forever failed you as a quizmaster.   Don’t sue me.  Round Two brought it back to the late 80s with some 8-Bit covers of popular songs.  Nobuo Uematsu, eat your heart out.  Round Three commemorated the death of the oldest living human, Emma Morano, by asking if certain things were more or less than her age, 117.  Man, our constant
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Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017
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Quiz Night pt. 38- The Luke Returns
Luke

Quizzers!  It’s good to be back.  I was really feeling the love from all of you last night! I promise to never leave you again until the next time that I leave you, which will be some indeterminate time in the future that I am not able to disclose to you since I am not aware of its time of occurrence at this particular juncture.  Ah, how romantic. But enough mushy stuff.  Let’s get into the recap.  Round One had questions all about kings and queens that weren’t actual royalty.  You guys ruined a perfectly good setup for a “crowning achievement” perfect score joke by no team actually getting one.  So, thanks for that. 
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Tuesday, Apr 04, 2017
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Oy Vey! Vhere did Luke Go?
Julian

Many thanks to everyone last night. Y'all were a lovely and patient crowd and Rikenjak's Brewing Company was an excellent host. If you didn't make it out last night, then you missed the rare Quizmastering of Julian Jeans. (That's me!) I had a wonderful time filling in for him though and felt practically at home. More-so, because Rikenjak's is a sister company of my normal venue and looks damn near the same. If you're ever in Beaumont, Texas come check us out at Luke's Icehouse! I have to hand it to Luke. When he told me he has a regular 14 or so teams and no scorekeeper, I almost swallowed my tongue. He made the juggling act sound easy, but with wind on the outside deck I don't see
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Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017
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Consumer Beware: Too Many Pickled Dongs May Lead to Adverse Health Effects
Luke

Whew, what a quiz last night.  Extra points, abound, and y’all needed it.  Some unusual round themes, tricky questions, and pesky topics culminated in one doozy of a quiz.  Let’s recap! Round One had some question about stuff that happened recently.  No perfects, here.  Ouch!  It was the mark of things to come.  Round Two brought our Six Truths and One Lie theme back around for Song of the Year winners.  I Love Nickelback appropriately showed their broad taste in music and scored the only perfect.  Round Three shook things up a bit, with two sub questions per number, one you could answer for one point, or try
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Indecision may, or may not be, one of my problems.


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Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017
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I May Be the QM of My Generation
Luke

Excelsior!  Last night marked a move outside after a few weeks of inside recess.  I was always one of those weird kids that really liked when we had to stay inside during recess time.  We always got to bust out the board games or fight for computer time.  It was great!  Much better than lame swinging or games of red rover or whatever.  Or playing make believe that we were the members of the US Olympic figure skating team from 1998.  Look, the late 90s was a weird time.  I think the fact that a balding, perpetually middle-aged-looking Scott Hamilton was the most argued-over role amongst my friends really speaks to the essence of that period in America.
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Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
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QM? I Barely Know 'im!
Luke

Oh, hey guys!  Luke here with your quiz recap.  Let’s get to it! In Round One, we played in the mud, detoxified, formed some perfect spheres, listened to blues, and fucked some turtles (that escalated quickly!).  Requiem’s Rejects nabbed the first perfect score of the night, and the continent of Africa was once again fused into one mega-country.  The only single-country continent is Australia, another popular wrong answer.  The more you know!  Round Two featured some covers, parodies, and remixes of previously number one songs.  No perfects, here, though a few teams got damn close.  Round Three was a special timed
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Tuesday, Mar 07, 2017
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Rikenjaks Let Us Inside Them Last Night
Luke

Abracadabra, quizzer!  I. Am. Your quiz recap!  Yippee-kay-yay, let’s do it. In Round One, Alt-ernative Facts, all the answers had the letter A-L-T in that order.  This round showed some promising scores right out of the gate, though a lot of you hit Alt-F4 on our AMC drama question.  Requiem for a Tuesday and Tacky Shirt Crew managed to net all 8 points for this round.  Round Two had some songs covered by definitely the actual Thom Yorke.  You radio heads put up a lot of points for this round, and Synonym Toast Crunch nailed that elusive perfect 16 like I knew they always could, in addition to Requiem
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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
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Incoming Transmission from the Big Giant Head
Luke

Greetings, Quizinites!  Your Most Exalted and Knowledgeable Glorious Supreme Master of All Things Quiz here for your government-approved update.  Remember, all the other blogs on this site are fake and shouldn’t be trusted, look only to me for information because I am the best and the most trustworthy source. To that end, here are your vetted reports on the rounds.  Round One got us off to a rocky start with a bunch of questions about geology.  Synonym Toast Crunch, Bastards of Winterfell, and Settling for Mediocrity came out strong (phrasing!) and landed all eight possible points for this round, which ended
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Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017
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There Are Strange Things Done in the Quiz-night Sun, by the Quizzers Who Moil for Gold
Luke

Last night, mother nature proved a harsh mistress, but, hey, at least she blew all of us.  Now, where’s my steak?! Round One’s answers all had only the letters from “Valentines” in them.  Ironically, the number of letters from Valentines that I have is zero, which can’t be spelled using that criteria.  Spooky!  Round Two had songs all about our favorite body part- butts!  Synonym Toast Crunch buttressed up against a perfect, with 15 points…so close.  Round Three was a 50/50 round on locomotion, which was also the name of my Tejano/Dubstep fusion band.  Requiem for a Tuesday must
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Tuesday, Feb 07, 2017
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You're Teeming Up on Me
Luke

You guys….19 teams!  It’s official, you can stop telling your friends about quiz.  Any more and we’re definitely going to violate fire code.  While cackling madly as we all die in a tangled, boiling mass of a deadly fireball sounds like a great story for the grandkids, I wouldn’t be around to even tell it….or have grandkids.  Nah, honestly, it’s great having so many teams throwing down at quiz every week.  I wouldn’t trade what I do for the world.  Maybe two worlds.  But it’d have to be a pretty sweet set of worlds. Let’s recap!  Round One, every answer had “grand”
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Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017
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The Quiz Recap tastes like Quiz Recap!
Luke

Quizzards!  Quizheads!  Quiz Junkies!  People Formerly Known as Quizzers!  Quizinites!  Quizarians!  Quizlians!  Quizkins!  I could keep going, but that would make for a pretty repetitive, if not a little entertaining, recap.  So I’ll just end it there, Your Quizliness, and commence with the ‘cappin. Round One was all about disturbing fates of some YA novel characters.  This was a consistently high-scoring round across the board, with half-a-dozen perfects, to boot!  It just goes to show that memories of beloved (or, not-so-) characters meeting gruesome and unexpected ends can last a lifetime.  I think I saw a
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Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017
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Fresh Meat Cake! No, Wait, Fresh Meat TAKES the Cake
Luke

Believe it or not, I’m not always able to formulate a good idea for an intro to these recaps.  This is one of those times.  Round One was about recent stuff.  Requiem for a Tuesday came out of the gate strong with a perfect 8 points on this round.  Speaking of coming, Round Two told us a lovely story through song titles about a night that went really well for at least two folks.  No perfects, here, but Synonym Toast Crunch got damn close with 15, with only one incorrect artist.  An ear for music AND part of a complete breakfast?! What more could you want?  Round Three, “Willie, Matt, or a Cow?”,
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Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017
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Tonight's Quiz Brought to You by QM Puke Connally
Luke

Good Wednesday to you, Quiz blog reader!  If your day is going anything like last night’s Quiz, then it’s definitely really awesome, full of good vibes, and has just the right amount of dick jokes peppered throughout.  Let’s recap! Round One, “Your Mom’s a Dipthong”, was a pretty approachable start to the night’s festivities with some straightforward questions and a nice theme to tie it all together.  A whole lot of teams we’re feeling this one, and multiple perfect scores abound.  Round Two featured some clips of BBC One performances of various covers, and you were tasked with telling me the song and original artist
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Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017
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Hi, Cool!
Luke

Something different For today’s quiz recap blog Verse writ, ancient style   Round 1 Query: Pakistan Conflicting identity Gorgeous, dangerous   Round 2 Covers of country Famous songs, all.  Heart Breakers Knew their stuff; perfect.   Round 3 Fine art, the subject Details of pieces: this, that? Settling scored 8   Round 4 Collective dicks out Posthumous honoration Rest
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Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016
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Molto Bene, Abbiamo un Blog. Prego!
Luke

Heya, howdy folks!  This here thing is what I like to call a “bloggy-woggy-doodle” or “blog” for short.  My therapist said it’s okay to call things what I want to call them.  I just think she’s a real pling-shinger, you know what I’m saying?  In Round One we recapped the year’s events, quiz-style!  The Projectiles and Flaming Dragons are keeping those newspapers in print, and got all eight points for this one.  Round Two brought a little geographical twist to our standard audio round: the first letter of each song title on questions 1-7 spelled out a country, and question
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