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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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I Don’t Even Go Here, I Just Have a Lot of Feelings
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Current Champions: Gratuitous Alliteration   Former Champions: Coalition of the Illin' Sports drafts, politics, etc. etc. etc. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Who Needs Neighbors when you have nice things (R3): Our round 3 was on neighboring countries. It was super geographical. Italy has a ton of neighbors, Haiti has one. I would say that Haiti might be lonely, but it seems like they have bigger issues over the last few years.   -More Movies Than You Can Handle
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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*Epic Voice Narrated Title*
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Current Champions: Coalition of the Illin' (2 Week Streak) Well, last wek was interesting…this week is a little more tame. Trump happened, Bernie is still trying, Civ 6 got announced, [Spoiler redacted] in Game of Thrones, and I got to re-watch Deadpool on Blu-Ray a few times. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Birds, Stones, and Stoned Birds (R6): Our round 3 was on female duos and statues. Michelangelo started working on his famous David statue when he was 26; I’m currently 25. Now I can look at this and think, “Wow, what
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Super Bone Sunday, But on a Wednesday
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Current Champions: The Cheese Stands Alone   Prior Champions: Vote Murray (2-Week Streak Broken) Well, Civil War shows up in theaters tomorrow night, but until then we have May the Fourth (Be With You).Tomorrow may be Cinco De Mayo, but tonight is the night where you need to drink yourself silly in order to forget about the existence of Jar Jar Binks, or to mourn your childhood naivety when you were allowed to believe in The Force instead of midiclorians ruining the whimsy of everything. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Still
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Pet Dogs and Peanut Butter
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Current Champions: Vote Murray (2-Week Streak) Hey, We finally have a 2-week streak! Haven’t seen one of those since I started here in February. I managed to mess up my arm this weekend, so my fellow QM Travis came to help out with scorekeeping. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Buy Me Some Cracker Jacks (R2): Our round 2 tonight were all songs that sorta have to do with baseball. They mostly had terminology like Hit, Walk, Single, Run, Bat, and other baseball-y things. Let’s Go Cubs!   -At
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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That Time You Went to a Bar on 4/20
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Current Champions: Staff Infection     Prior Champions Jalapeno Business Its 4/20, and we’re here at a bar. I mean, it’s technically not legal yet in this state, so maybe that was a good idea. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Cut the Chord (R2): Our round 2 tonight were all songs with the same chord progression. I really couldn’t hear that similar progression, but it turns out majority of our teams got the song clips. At this point there’s only so many different chord
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Quizception: Harder and Deeper into the Realm of Quiz
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Current Champions: Jalapeno Business     Prior Champions Dildozers Lots of sports today. Warriors going for 73, Blackhawks in the playoffs, Cubs and Red Sox playing, and Black Mamba’s final game. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Hope You Enjoyed the Ride, Here’s Some Overpriced Crap (R4): Round 4 was all on gift shops. I completely forgot that Sharper Image went bankrupt 8 years ago, then again, I forgot that Sharper Image existed, which can explain why I haven’t seen one
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Apr 06, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Weird Al-buquerque
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Current Champions: Dildozers     Prior Champions: The Passive Aggression of the Christ, Okay I'll Carry It Holy high scores Batman! Weekly recap? Baseball started, College basketball ended, sports sports sports. There might have also been politics in there, but in the words of Green Day, just wake me up when September ends, so I don’t have to listen to this anymore. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Or Nah? (R3): Round 3 was all about Y or N. We got reminded of Google’s acquisition
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Mar 30, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Want Your Rad Bromance
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Current Champions: The Passive Aggession of the Christ, Okay I'll Carry It   Prior Champions: The Dreaded Rear Admiral We had a Quiz for A Case tonight featuring Relay For Life. Help out Cancer research and patient assistance, check them out. Our winning team tonight not only left with the usual prize, but they also took home $70 in cash Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Pique Performance (R3): Round 3 was all on countries that start with P and Q. The scores were nearly perfect, with a minimum of 6 points, and
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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(You Can’t See Me) *Trumpet Noises*
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Current Champions: The Dreaded Rear Admiral     Prior Champions: Room 4 Daredevil Season 2 came out, and it is awesome. This week was surprisingly hard, but we had 3 rounds of 16-points to try and make up for that. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Recently in Impending Doom (R1): Round 1 was our current events round. In good news, a guy from my high school (woot, Niles West) got nominated for Supreme Court Justice, bad news is that republicans are crazy. More bad news, Trump is doing trump
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Merry St. Paddy’s Eve!
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Current Champions: Room 4     Prior Champions: Skateboard Dog Spirit Award Trump trumped super hard on Rubio this week, oh and Daredevil Season 2 is coming out this Friday. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -You Are Getting Very Sleepy (R2): Our music round featured all lullaby versions of popular songs. I never thought I needed that style of musical cover in my life, but now I just want everything to be done in the form of a lullaby. Black Eyed Peas? Sure. Iron Maiden? Hell Yeah. Kanye, I
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Mar 09, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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The Cow Says Moo, The Pig Says Oink, The Dictionary Says Onomatopoeia
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Current Champions: Skateboard Dog Spirit Award     Prior Champions: : Dans Dans Revolution Trump is still Trumping, Chelsea lost to PSG, and Jonah Hill’s SNL was very “meh”.Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -I’m Over It (R3): Round 3 was all about answers that featured either “Over” or “Under” in them. I was reminded by the word “Chunder” which I hadn’t heard since I left the UK from my year abroad. At first I was going to be
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Mar 02, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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That Sounds Right…Sure, Why Not
Play Freebird!

Current Champions: Dans Dans Revolution     Prior Champions: Dildozers Well, Super Tuesday happened. Let’s move to Canada! Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -Big Booty Bitches Ain’t Shit (R2): Round 2 tonight was a chain of a bunch of song titles sooo let’s have fun and just chain them all together: Turn Down For What I Got To Be There You Go Your Own Way Way Back To Black Betty. Cool concept, don’t have much to say about it, oh and by the way, this round
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Feb 24, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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The Price Is Wrong, B****!
Play Freebird!

Current Champions: Dildozers (via Tie-breaker) First night at White Horse and boy was it a doozy. We thought it would be a good idea to get everyone in that Hump Day mood by playing smooth sax covers during our Round 2. Apparently, we need to start accepting Donald Trump as our new GOP overlord as a result of Tuesday’s caucuses. Anyway, here’s my recap and ramblings of a few things tonight, known as my Notent Notables:     -What Happens in Tenn, Stays in Tenn: Tonight seemed to have a minor running theme of Tennessee, having shown up in our R1Q8 as well as our Round 3 bonus. I have yet to go to the state, but after
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Hello Quizzers! The name is Jay and this Quizmaster's story begins in Skokie, Illinois, but since very few people from the Boston-area know where that is, let's just call it Chicago; I mean, its a direct subway line and only two towns over....FINE, I grew up in a suburb, are you happy now? Graduated from Babson College in 2013 with a Bachelor's in Business Administration and a Master's in Accounting. I'm a nerd by day, and a geek by night. Decided to stay out here and give this East-coast thing a shot. I like to follow the Vin Diesel school of Geekdom. If you want to compare lifts and gym routines, I'll be there; but if you want to geek out, and I mean if you REALLY want to geek out, I'm your go-to-guy. -Music? 5x year attendee of Lollapalooza Music Festival, 3x Karaoke champion in 2008. I will stand firmly behind the idea that RHCP needs John Frusciante, Progressive R&B is the music of the future, and that Drum & Bass is the best EDM sub-genre. -Video Games? Been playing since Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on the NES, and haven't stopped since. FPS, MOBA, JRPG, MMORPG, whatever the hell Katamari Damacy was (other than completely awesome), I got you covered. -TV? I may or may not still reference lines from Archer, South Park, Futurama, and the Simpsons on a daily basis. -Movies? Been watching them constantly since my dad made me watch Bloodsport with Jean-Claude Van Damme at age 5. Favorite View Askew (Kevin Smith) comedies are Clerks and Chasing Amy, least favorites are Mallrats and Clerks II; I refuse to count Jersey Girl as an actual member of that universe. -General Geekiness? I had a 3-month stint as Dungeon Master for my D&D group, I hosted a LAN-party about a week before writing this bio, and I make sure to check IGN, Kotaku, and Reddit on a daily (closer to hourly)-basis With all that said, I hope to see you on the quizzing battlegrounds soon. Drink Responsibly, Geek Recklessly


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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He's a Real Producer
The Duke of Allston

It's not a question that comes up often in casual conversation, and even if it did, I'm not sure most folks would be prepared with an answer, but if you were to ask me who my favorite record producer is, I would answer Timbaland without missing a beat.  He doesn't miss a lot of beats either.  One might answer Phil Spector or Sir George Martin.  If we're going to break it down by genre, I would cite Mutt Lange for '80s rock.  A non-exhaustive list of Timbaland works that I really like:   Nicole, "Make It Hot"  Yeah, I know she was always destined to be Missy Elliott Lite.  But Timbaland did his best to give her a
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I grew up in Burlington, VT, and moved here on a whim in 2003.  Became the quiz presenter at White Horse Tavern in 2005, where I worked for 7 years for another quiz company. Then Geeks Who Drink came a-callin'.  I first rejected their overtures, but joined the family when they offered to pay me in hair gel.

When I'm not hosting your quiz or hitting on you, I enjoy horse racing, kayaking,and baseball.  I once won $33,000 on a $48 horse ticket.  I also participated in the 2012 and 2014 Horse Player World Series, and in the 2014 National Handicapping Championship, both elite handicapping tournaments held annually in Las Vegas.

I was on "Judge Mathis" in 2004, and also appeared locally on the Red Sox trivia game show "The Batters' Box" in 2009.  Yet, I still get recognized for appearing for ten seconds on a casting special for "Beauty and the Geek" in 2005.  Seriously, it's aired on television maybe twice, and people recognize it.  It's stupendous.


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Ashes to Ashes
The Duke of Allston

I know you forgot about his life already, Internet, but remember when David Bowie died last month?  The title of his entry was one of his songs.  We had a couple of patrons this evening who were partaking in Ash Wednesday.  And I literally mean a couple.  On the bright side, I managed to resist my urge to lick my thumb and reach for their foreheads.   It would appear that many Allstonians gave up quiz for Lent.  I'm not a religious man, but I don't hate this time of year. Sure, the weather sucks, but you can get cheap fish sandwiches at McDonald's, and baseball games start happening.  I got a day job this year, but I still have two days a
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I grew up in Burlington, VT, and moved here on a whim in 2003.  Became the quiz presenter at White Horse Tavern in 2005, where I worked for 7 years for another quiz company. Then Geeks Who Drink came a-callin'.  I first rejected their overtures, but joined the family when they offered to pay me in hair gel.

When I'm not hosting your quiz or hitting on you, I enjoy horse racing, kayaking,and baseball.  I once won $33,000 on a $48 horse ticket.  I also participated in the 2012 and 2014 Horse Player World Series, and in the 2014 National Handicapping Championship, both elite handicapping tournaments held annually in Las Vegas.

I was on "Judge Mathis" in 2004, and also appeared locally on the Red Sox trivia game show "The Batters' Box" in 2009.  Yet, I still get recognized for appearing for ten seconds on a casting special for "Beauty and the Geek" in 2005.  Seriously, it's aired on television maybe twice, and people recognize it.  It's stupendous.


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White Horse Tavern
116 Brighton Avenue
Allston, MA
02134
Wednesday, Feb 03, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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It's All About the Hamiltons
The Duke of Allston

So sang the Lonely Island gang in "The Chronic - what? - cles of Narnia."  If you asked somebody before 2015 about Alexander Hamilton's cultural relevance, they might recall his portrait on the 10 dollar bill.  They might even recall a notable spot from the '90s "Got Milk?" campaign in which a would-be radio contest winner's correct answer of Aaron Burr isn't understood by the host, as the caller has a mouth full of peanut butter.   Anything that we know about the former Secretary of the Treasury going forward we will have learned from the smash musical "Hamilton."  I haven't the inclination to spend hundreds of dollars to see a play, so I'll wait until
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I grew up in Burlington, VT, and moved here on a whim in 2003.  Became the quiz presenter at White Horse Tavern in 2005, where I worked for 7 years for another quiz company. Then Geeks Who Drink came a-callin'.  I first rejected their overtures, but joined the family when they offered to pay me in hair gel.

When I'm not hosting your quiz or hitting on you, I enjoy horse racing, kayaking,and baseball.  I once won $33,000 on a $48 horse ticket.  I also participated in the 2012 and 2014 Horse Player World Series, and in the 2014 National Handicapping Championship, both elite handicapping tournaments held annually in Las Vegas.

I was on "Judge Mathis" in 2004, and also appeared locally on the Red Sox trivia game show "The Batters' Box" in 2009.  Yet, I still get recognized for appearing for ten seconds on a casting special for "Beauty and the Geek" in 2005.  Seriously, it's aired on television maybe twice, and people recognize it.  It's stupendous.