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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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No Choice for Third Place
QM April

Another great week in the land of the Joshua Trees! I came up again for quiz, and you guys did not disappoint, that’s for sure. We had a packed house and auditioned a couple of n00bs. I’d say it was a success. We started off with Greg (from Greg^2) reading our Round 1. This was a great round, if not a little confusing, about other characters in different movies all starring in a movie those actors were actually in. I’d like to see how Judge Doom & Stewart Little get on. I bet that adorable mouse could melt even the hardest of hearts! Especially if they bonded over time travel. It would be useful to have a mouse when traveling to the past, so the
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April can be found all over town, if you look hard enough. Many fingers in many pies, that one.


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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Bitch Don't Know About Pangea
QM April

The Peripatetic Quizmaster strikes again! I was THRILLED to be back at Transplants for quiz, and let me be your grandma for a minute, “My how you’ve grown! I hardly recognize you!” The last time I visited (way back in September?) there were like 18 or so teams, and now you’ve burgeoned to 27 teams!!! I really had my hands full with you guys! Well, Tom was also busy scoring away in the background. UNSUNG HERO I tell you! We also had the very rad Sean with us helping on the mic and then with scoring. What was not to love about quiz? We had a hard AF round on JFK, because quiz was celebrating his 100th birthday! Like, I get he was all tragic and shit,
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April can be found all over town, if you look hard enough. Many fingers in many pies, that one.


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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Let Me Have Cake!
Amoslee

Tonight was a night of eras ending and new beginnings as I passed the torch to a new quizmaster at Transplants Brewing Company! We kicked off the quiz with a refresher on this week in stuff, where I got to yell out SHORYUKEN not once but three times in one night. In round 2 we dived right in to cover songs from many of my personal favorite artists. My passion is literally punk covers so a round on covers was beyond exciting for me. Round 3 was all about picking out whether something was a soap opera or opera and that proved more difficult than expected, our new quizmaster Sean required some breaking in to tonight as I let him go over several rounds and answers. After Round 5 we had
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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How Do You Like THEM Apples!?
Amoslee

In a night of Googles, Artistic Geniuses, Apples, and 8-bit Binge-worthy shows, all the excitement was in the air at Transplants Brewing Company! Only a few latecomers tonight but man were they thirsty for trivia, we had a whopping total of 29 teams playing and each wanted that sweet taste of beer and victory. Newcomers to the Trivia Bonanza were teams like COUCH POTATOES and TABLE POTATOES (You think they know each other?) along with my personal favorite of the week BABY GROOT DANCE... IN MY PANTS, I support all Guardians of the Galaxy love even those with questionable morals. The first round was all about our favorite Internet Overlords Google, the second was a nice game of Guess
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Nirvana, Eternal Life, Doctor Who!
Amoslee

Geeks Who Drink had yet another riveting night of quiz action! The stakes were high, the glasses were lifted, and the points kept growing! We kicked the night off with a quick round on things that rhymed with "My" and moved right along to songs played over the songs of "Smells Like Teen Spirit" which all sounded GREAT! I really feel like this speaks to versatile merits of the song and musical talents of those three smelly guys from Aberdeen. By the end of the 5th round "ONCE YOU GO BLACK... IT'S CLASSIFIED" was leading the pack with "JUST US LEAGUE" and "GLITTERNUTZ" following extremely close behind due to an astoundingly impressive use of the Joker in Round
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Food! Beer!... Conspiracies!?
Amoslee

Kicking off tonight's festivities was a change from our normal program, rather than explore recent events we got a round involving clothing, although I personally prefer when the clothes fall off we got to go over clothing that went on people. New teams joined the race to the top of geek mountain this week with single word teams like NACHOOOOOO!, SWEET, and DUDE. I'd ask for more complex names but that usually caused some of the most controversial and morally questionable names so I'll enjoy the simple pleasures while they last. Tonight's visual round was on cooking show hosts and the shows in which they cause my mouth to water! I was seriously starving after going over those answers
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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So Much Syria!
Amoslee

Tonight we were joined by many new teams at Transplants Brewing Company! Among them was stand out "THEFIGHTINGMONGOOSES", why not Mongeese? Not one but TWO references to the United Airlines debacle, you guys are so damn topical! After a refreshing round on States we had an exciting, if not confounding, round on covers and parodies, my personal favorite was the use of Community's parody of a Black Eyed Peas song... SIX SEASONS AND A MOVIE! After an informative round of Casablanca or Battlefield Earth, "THE JUST US LEAGUE" was holding a strong lead after using their Joker in Round 2. But sadly that lead fell as we ran through rounds on Syria and word fonts that were not Comic Sans, why
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Apr 05, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Paul Rudd Serenades Our Hearts
Amoslee

This week's quizzing was chock full of complex question, sexy Paul Rudd jamming, and incorrect tie breaking rounds. After 3 rounds of hardcore wordplay and 2 chances for 16 points in a round it looked like the majority of teams had utilized their Jokers in attempt to dominate, some a futile attempt but an attempt nonetheless, and for most it seemed to work with "Michael Brown Should Have Drunk Pepsi" leading the night at our recap point. One of our teams thought it was a great idea to write their team name in either Arabic or random doodles and forced us to just write "Arabic" as their team name, Tom and I appreciated that greatly. "All Our Friends Ditched Us" lived up to their name
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Dogs, Bettle Guise, and A Cappella
Amoslee

Quizmastering is really cutting in to my dog petting time but I soldier on. Tonight was a great whirlwind of tongue twisters and A Cappella songs from Pentatonix. I learned that I am not fluent in Hawaiian as well as Spanish and that "Betelguese" in fact sounds like Beetlejuice, hence the name of the round! A high turn out at Transplants as we heal from the departure of our former quizmaster Kelli. "Dyslexics in a bra" took my heart tonight when it came to team names as I am a complete sucker for word play. "Kristen (Myself)" was a strong contender despite being alone and having to leave half way through. But in the end it was a classic tie-breaking round that gave "Shh... You're so pretty
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Farewell my Quizzers!
Kelli

Could not have asked for a better send off from Transplants Brewery and my quizzers, most of which have been coming since I was a wee, green QM back in August! There were laughs, a little shine in my eye since I refuse to cry, cake, and a bottle of wine that I will be consuming with my fantastic scorekeeper, Lee, this very evening! Quick recap: everyone is familiar with their pop songs, even if they are in the style of pop songs of yore; odds were in the favor of those teams I saw rock/paper/scissoring for the Au/Ag round, eating placenta is just gross, not for me thanks; and it seemed like overall we had some consistently high scoring rounds. Thus my time as QM for Transplants
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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I have the BEST Russian accent.
Kelli

Pretty damn decent turn out last night at Transplants Brewing in Palmdale! We ended up with 15 teams and I'm super happy a few friends from my softball team came out to quiz it up! By far my favorite round was Chewbacca taking on some pop classics. Most of them sounded better than the original version for sure and I'm thinkin he looks more authentic than some :) Though HOW some peeps did not know who Psy was I do not know. I also really liked the double down round 7 and I know there was a little frustration there when we went over the creators. Anywho, capping out at first place we had team "Retromingents," who placed top 3 last time they graced us with
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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We had some pretty entertaining names last night!
Kelli

Another Wednesday gone another quiz in the bank! We rounded out the night with 17 teams that were pretty chill :) Almost everyone got a perfect score for round one--recently in stuff. Round 2 no one was perfect but close! Round 3's example question was perfect! Many a laugh as everyone pictured the cast of The Fast and the Furious as Furries. Round 4: what the fuck is a Kangol? Round 5 half the teams were perfect, the other half just skip over the creds to the next episode.   Walking out with first place prize after 2 failed tie-breaker questions and a scavenger hunt was "Once you go black...it's classified," leaving us with "It's Muh Birfday" taking second (Happy
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Mar 01, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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I very much dislike Justin Bieber!
Kelli

Unbelievable turn out last night with a whopping 25 teams in attendance! Everyone was in good spirits and I particulary enjoyed the round with lines from film run through google translator :) Our quiz goers will need to bone up on their artist knowledge but otherwise everyone did very well! We ended the evening with a tie for first and a tie for third. After some tie-breaker questioning, The Just US League ended up on top, with The USA Drinking Team following close behind, and snatching third was a new team Quigon's Misguided Padawans. Looking forward to next weeks quizzery and our prize winners :)
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Terms of Enrampagement
Kelli

Busy and fantastic night at Transplants Brewing! We had 19 teams that had a great time, as evidenced by the compliments Mr. Lee and I received after which is always heart warming for us! Pretty solid rounds for most teams, even though I had some pronunciation issues on a couple questions. But hey, I love the saying "never mock someone for mispronunciation for that means they have only encountered the word through reading it." So bam.  Hilarity ensued immediately after reading our round 4 title on crotch rot     >__< I feel like all the California questions were huge gimmes and I was going to have to figuratively bitch slap someone for missing one :) Rounding
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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Sniffing hops before bedtime also makes you sleepy!
Kelli

Great turn out--18 teams in attendance! Quite a few new(ish) faces it looked like, too. I received many compliments on the music, which is totally not my selections but the staff at Transplants Brewing so I gave cred where it was due.    Quick recap: Round 1 & 2-Most are well verse on the Americas and everyone knows their pop songs! 3- we were 50/50 on knowing when people were alive 4-All I could think was "Or you'll set my country music award on fire?" 5-Super happy everyone knew the movie The Lost Boys! We ended the night with a tie for 3rd and a tie for 1st. After tie-breaker questions we had "Those Jerks" in 3rd,
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Transplants Brewing Company
40242 La Quinta Ln #101
Palmdale, CA
93551
Wednesday, Feb 08, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm]
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I'm Flippin Burgers You At Kinko's Straight Flippin Copies
Kelli

Overall everyone did very well for this quiz! We had 14 teams in attendance but, more importantly, we had 4 dogs there as well! And while no one was very familiar with David Mamet plays, they sure did know their Geico commercials (they DEFINITELY should have kept Kelsey Grammer as the voice). Round 8 and the use of the joker was really the game changer last night. "Those Jerks" ended up in first with 80 points! Taking second was "Lab Rats is a boring name but everytime we change it we lose." And a three way tie between "The USA Drinking Team," "I shout out answers," and "Green Bowl Massacre" ended with a tie-breaking point going to I shout out answers.   See
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