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C.B. & Potts
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Broomfield, CO
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015
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You Don't Have to Quiz Like a Refugee
Matt

Aloha, quizbras! Tonight, we switched around some slogans, rocked a rousing round on reincarnation, and waged a philosophical war between Nic and Nietzsche. Flat circle, indeed!   There was just no stopping Turtle Soup after they came out of their shell by dropping a devastating Joker to net 30 points in Round 2. They kept the momentum going right up to the end, ditching slow but steady for all-out domination and capping off the evening with three perfect rounds.   Honorable mentions go to Who is Corbin Bernson for the only perfect score in Rounds 1 and 5, and to Deez Nuts for Prez for
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
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Adventures in People-Counting
Matt

Greetings and felicitations, quizpersons! Tonight, we waded through an audio round on work, gobbled and guzzled some banned food and drink, and paid our heartfelt respects to the dearly departed Hitchbot. Philly or bust, indeed! There was just no stopping the kosher mancrushers of Judean People’s Front, who dominated nearly every round (except for #2, Rawberry and Cheerio Tam Tam flat-out destroyed that one). Honorable mentions to the teams who jokered Round 3, which was pretty much everybody, so good call all around! Did some of you actually attend one of these obscure-as-hell schools? A quick note
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
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Q.R.E.A.M.
Matt

Howdy-ho, quizpokes! Tonight, we sped up some silver screen snippets, fielded a few questions on football, and worked our way through a tasty Wu-Tang/ice cream hybrid round. Diversify your bonds, indeed! Our sports round came to you courtesy of a long-standing regular who was kind (or bored?) enough to celebrate his birthday with us. As evidenced by my struggling pronunciation of some apparently “well-known” names, you won’t be hearing many sports rounds while I’m on the mic, so enjoy them while they last. Everyone’s Joker game was tight tonight; all but three teams waited to double-down until the final round, which gave us a nail-biting 1-point
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
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QUIZ 101: Jokering
Matt

Greetings, Quizpersons! It was a doozy of a night as we tried our geeky best with some GISHWHES guesses, muddled our way through a few magical memorables, and held a mirror up to some of the US of A’s most shameful shenanigans of late. Tsk-tsk, indeed! A strong overall start in Round 1 gave way to a pretty pathetic performance in the audio round, where only the messy but mighty Mud Butt managed to clear 10 points. Perhaps sensing the air of communal confoundedness (or maybe just unable to hold it in any longer), they even Jokerized that bad boy, and went on to win at all without leaving behind too many skid marks. Honorable mention to Our
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
[Tuesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Spirited Away: Or, It's a Negroni, Ya Jabroni
Matt

Hello, Broomfield brethren! Tonight, we blew the dust off our Bibles, correlated some cocktail creations, and zoomed through a round all about that zany latter letter. Zoinks, indeed! The top three spots were separated by ONE. POINT. EACH. That should tell you what kind of fierce game play we were working with. Teams rose, teams fell, teams endlessly modified their names in annoyingly accurate fashion (looking’ at you, We Missed Round One). Most of you seemed to have left your Biblical scholar friend at home, since only three teams were able to put up more than five points in Round 3, including our eventual first place winners, 3,720 to 1, who
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
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Ubermensch vs. The Super Friends
Matt

Top of the evening to ya! We had a rollicking good eight rounds tonight, due in no small part to the robust display of enthusiasm from a few long-forgotten regulars who graced us with their presence once more. Welcome back, ya filthy animals. On top of that, the first-timers just keep coming; we quizzed the night away with newbies making up nearly half of our teams. Seems like the free advertising is starting to pay off, so in the future, if your team is looking to be a bit lighter than you'd like, invite anyone and everyone to join the funstivities down at the ol' CB&P bar (aka Thunderdome). What can be said of our first place winners, I Only Use
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
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Feels, Feels Everywhere
Matt

Greetings, pub patrons! Tonight, we stitched together a sampling of celebs, figured out a few tunes that hit us right in the feels, and got flustered over some famous Frogs. We even endured some unbearable commotion from the side room, which seemed to be hosting a marathon screaming competition between a pack of pre-teen girls and their parents. Sacrebleu! We also had quite the ferocious battle play out in the CB&P Geeks Arena. Cheerio Tam Tam seemed poised to win it all until Atticus Trump deployed a classic Joker Finale move in Round 8 to not only secure first place, but simultaneously confuse decades of literary
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
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Munchausen By Foxy
Matt

Hooray for newbies! In the midst of a week full of dreary (but refreshingly welcome) weather, the rain failed to dampen the fiery energy brought by a host of newcomers last night. A few regulars from back in the day even came to help us out as we joined pairs, jumped a few sharks, and celebrated Ringo's birthday in swingin' musical style.   We witnessed a triumphant surge in the standings from Screw Horses and The Antisocialites, who started off in the bottom five teams, but would end the night in first and second, respectively. Additional props to Screw Horses, Touch Me, Touch Me, Touch Me. and Wine
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Don’t Worry Guys, the Password is Still “Fidelio”
Matt

Tonight, we perused some poppin’ Canadian parody tracks, navigated numerical movie titles, and scratched our heads to scrape together a few newly eligible Scrabble words. There was even a round of problematic Picasso-themed puzzles for you artsy-fartsy types.   Our bagel of an evening enjoyed a relatively even spread of brain matter, as most of you ended up with strikingly similar scores throughout all 8 rounds. Not too shabby, considering we had regulars and newbies alike turn out in teams ranging from full-size groups to solo ventures.   It seemed nothing could stop the mighty momentum of Sittler on the Booth and Double
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
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Dinos, Donalds and Dolezals, Dear Quizzers
Matt

Huzzah! After last week’s quiz was called off on account of SPORTS, we gathered to conquer the bar once more in the name of QUIZ. To celebrate our glorious return to the Tuesday throne, I thought I’d skip the usual rant-o'-the-week and dedicate tonight's blog to you wonderful people.   We had all sorts of factabulous fun rampaging through rounds on movie reviews, self-fornication, and of course, 42. But it was the bold, brazen antics of you, the quiz-starved masses, that took the night to a whole ‘nutha level. Team names were flawlessly spun from a god-like command of topical humor. Jokers were
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
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...My God, It's Full of Holes!
Matt

Goodness gracious, butter my butt and call me a biscuit, we somehow survived the night playing quiz during the NBA Finals. I was kindly asked beforehand to defer audio privileges while the game was on, and scenes of rampaging rebellion immediately raced through my mind. Imagine my pride when not a single quizzer and/or b-ball fan came to blows at any point, even after an hour-long 4th quarter! Your true colors came out in some sneakily subversive team names, and we made a few converts out of LeBronners and Curryers alike, so I'll write this Tuesday evening off as an unexpected success.   We witnessed a come from behind win by LeBron Skips Legs Day after
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
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Dignitas, Pietas, Gravytas
Matt

Salutations, Geek Nation!   Boy, did we have a rootin' tootin' good time last night. Not only did we get to enjoy rounds on "m-a-n" words, musical floaters, ethnic food and filmic excreta, but the dining room cleared early to give us TOTAL CONTROL of CB&P for the last few rounds! We wielded that power with spectacular grace, even as the race to first place really heated up going into Round 8. More than half of our teams saved their Joker to the very end for a last-ditch grab for glory, including 3rd place finishers Medical Unprofessionals, but a few near-perfect final rounds still couldn't compete with the sheer displays of early audio round domination
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
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To Ball, Perchance to Dream
Matt

Howdy, quiz folks! We just about had the place to ourselves last night, and were free to dominate the bar with 8 rounds of missing persons, delusions, and oh so much more. Not to mention the unholy union of sex and physics. (F=ma, anyone...?)   The night started strong after a recent stuff recap in Round 1, then y'all done goofed as soon as Round 2 reared its ugly, cover band-y head. Renditions of a few smash hits brought to us by The Baseballs had all but four teams come in under the 5-point mark and begging for mercy. But, lo and behold! The remaining rounds averaged a modest 6 points all-around, and gave everyone a brief glimpse of hope on the horizon; that is,
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
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To Condemn Them is My Real Test, to Ban Them is My Cause
Matt

I'll admit, the rain and cold had me somewhat worried about tonight's turnout. But thanks to some new recruits who came out for hot NBA and/or NHL playoffs action and stuck around to play quiz, we ended up with one of the biggest crowds of my fledgling QM career thus far. Yay sports!   Tonight, we paid geeky tribute to a dearly departed blues legend, debated the creepiness of love songs, and endured clips from some pretty painful sequels. Several teams remained neck and neck throughout the evening in a fierce display of competitive pandemonium. Man Getting Hit By Football, 3720 to 1, Wet Sprocket, and Pbbbbbt
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C.B. & Potts
555 Zang Street
Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
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If NASCAR-y Nonsense Be Somethin' Ya Wish
Matt

In tonight's rounds, we waxed philosophical (Lego-style), assembled adjectival answers, and carved through 8 creamy questions all about cake. It was a relatively modest turnout, but still chock-full of the usual cutthroat competitiveness that we've come to expect from regulars and newbies alike. En garde, Geek Nation!   We witnessed a rare 16-point A/V round, which was tactfully jokered by the ever self-deprecating Last Place for an eleventh hour 30-point surge. But it wasn't enough to topple the unshakable might of Tom Shady, who scored double digits in half of tonight's rounds and claimed first place at the end of it all by a mere
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C.B. & Potts
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Broomfield, CO
80021
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
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The Man with the Golden Schnoz
Matt

Home sweet home! After a brief stint in the tropics for a wonderfully undeserved vacation, I've returned to my duties as your humble servant for all things quiz. Big thanks to Scotty for covering the last two weeks! As of now, I'll be taking the reins at CB&P permanently, so get used to this punim, folks.   Tonight, we fought our way through feisty invertebrates, fake sports teams, fourth wall breakers, and the musical stylings of the Swedish Chef. All of our teams held their own, with a series of ties lasting throughout the night, right to the bitter end. Top props to I Wish This Microphone Were a Horse Cock for shouting their hyper-original team
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