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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Remember: NEVER Shake a Baby
Tina the Bold

This Wednesday’s Quiz began with a fantastic meeting with Ton from Odell Brewing in Fort Collins.  Next weeks’ Beer Sponsor drawing will have the absolute coolest prize, so I encourage you to drink all the 90 Schilling, all the Runoff Red, and enjoy the thrilling chance at a full VIP tour of the brewery, complete with shuttle service and a mini tour of the beer of northern Colorado.  I can’t even win this, and I am so excited to see who gets the prize!  If you ever need an excuse to drink delicious Colorado beers, this is one heck of a motivator.  So cross your fingers and raise your pints—we are set to have a group of happy campers next week!  
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Feb 08, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Fievel and the Pursuit of Deez Nuts
Tina the Bold

This week had so much crazy-stupid going on that it was a breath of relief that greeted all of us with the Quiz.  The final kicker?  We caught Deme on a Birthday Quiz—despite his attempts to obscure it, we finished the Quiz with a rousing “Happy Birthday”.  Now, mind you, I’m finally coming off the incessant colds, so singing in a microphone was a real struggle.  Thankfully we had a number of teams to sing along… and so Deme had no choice but to smile and drink whisky.  I received a few updates regarding the Mousekewitz family and the concern for detained refugees.  We can confirm that there are plenty of cats in America,
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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I Was Forced to Use a Hashtag More Than Once
Tina the Bold

Just a general question:  has anybody else been catching every cold and flu this season?  I’ve caught myself wondering how this season has ransacked my immune system.  Perhaps I was lucky over the last decade, and now it’s simply time to catch up?  Is this my proverbial just desserts for not getting a flu vaccine, or is this my chance to appreciate the weird weirdness of Robotussin and DayQuil?  Well, suffice to say that I look forward to beer and whisky.  It feels super strange to host the Quiz with a cup of hot water in my hands. While that freezing drizzle coated everything under ice, we took the Quiz by storm.  Thom was back in town
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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My Bartender is Cooler than Yours!
Tina the Bold

Does anyone dare to contest the super radness of Krystal?  If you’re in doubt at all, take a moment to appreciate her new diamond spider tattoos.  Or, come on in an inquire about her not-black eyeshadow… or her excellent Manhattans.  We have an excellent bartender at Sloan’s, and it is a great benefit to all of us. In a rare moment for our beer sponsor prizes, we awarded one in abstentia.  With five back-to-back tickets drawn, Eric was the winner of the Green Flash drawing.  He will come into a neon Green Flash sign—which should make his home bar, his garage, or his man cave über cool.  We host a sponsor every month, and Eric
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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If Only Trump Had Something Other Than a Balding Head
Tina the Bold

It was one of those long Wednesdays where I caught myself almost dreading the Quiz.  In a life of hectic bartending, every moment on one’s couch is a coveted and sacred moment.  But I perked back up, and we hit the ground running tonight!  Mick even stayed to play the Quiz, and we had our own Mayor of Poundtown crushing it despite feeling a little under the weather.  With round one, I was already giggling:  to think of Syria and Jordan speaking Hebrew, and to fly into Jesus-H-Christ Airport… maybe in an alternate Universe, but not today… alas.  We kept the music to those two-decade old tunes of magic known as 90s Pop, and were soon all casually
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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And Remember, Stella: If You Sniffle and Slander Enough, You Too Can Become President.
Tina the Bold

As it seems to be lately, I came to Quiz after yet another cold/flu thing.  Here’s a simple survey question for everyone:  Did anyone get a flu shot this year?  If so, does it seem to keep anything at bay?  Well, at least on a Wednesday, I can guarantee that Krystal makes a delicious and reviving Hot Toddy!  Let’s hear it for the gentle gifts of a bartender on these cold nights when all else seems so far away. And so the Quiz began— as it always will— with a smile and some cheer for everyone.  It was Stella’s 3rd Birthday, and it was wonderful for everyone to greet her with smiles and joy.  I hope she remembers
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Jan 04, 2017
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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We Are So Critical With Our Feedback.
Tina the Bold

Let’s start by noting that we had a gorgeously snowy night with this Quiz.  Driving?  Hope you all were safe!  Walking?  Was it just a wonderful delight?  We could all feel the deep chill every time the door opened, but it was just so dang pretty.  This Wednesday was my little sister’s Birthday, and she got a spectacular winter snowfall for a treat!  For something strange, let’s note that NO TEAM JOKERED Round Two.  On my end, that looked really weird—we had plenty of high scores, and not a single Joker.  I can understand how bleak the Quiz appeared, as we started with critiquing Mariah Carey and moved into playing
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Art Museums Are, Arguably, Public Libraries
Tina the Bold

WHAT A QUIZ!  I cannot recall a Quiz wherein two teams scored a perfect score of 96!  What kind of magic came together to make this happen?  We had a few new players and a lot of silliness; the Quiz started with the Year in Stuff, so it was a contest of memory for many of us.  By round two, Deme suggested that Nickleback play at Geek Bowl… it was a low enough point that we took a shot to level it all out.  I stand by my statement that “Nickleback” is never the answer—and I thank you all for amending the band’s name with dick drawings.  While Schafer, Maggie, and Greg learned that this Quiz thing is a bit
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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What Does Santa Smell Like?
Tina the Bold

Wow!  2016 is sliding into a fast close, and while we all await the changes of 2017 with a mix of fear and incredulity let’s enjoy this final week with a beautiful sense of awe for the Yuletide.  One way to start this is to welcome Macaque on the Shelf back to 1st place after a more challenging Quiz.  For all who fell scant points behind, bear in mind what I warned:  “Nickleback” is NEVER the answer.  Maybe try an alternative in the future, and stick to sweet “Die Hard” references.  Or take a moment to regroup and drink some whisky.  Whatever works for you and your team will leave us all with a better
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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I May Have Gone Full WoW By the End...
Tina the Bold

Welcome to another awesome Wednesday at Sloan’s!  We made record time, and come teams simply crushed rounds.  To Ashley and Morgan:  you both are so on-point!  Congratulations on another clean sweep for 1st place.  To Krystal:  your Hot Toddy making skills are so delicious.  To J.R.:  I’m glad your parents used bourbon to cure all your ailments, and it’s too funny that it took until college for you to realize that people actually drink and enjoy whisky.  So with my cold in tow, and with a warm drink in hand, the Quiz began.   Also, when was the last time we played Classic Rock all night long? 
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Is a New Laptop or ALL THE SCOTCH a Better Answer?
Tina the Bold

*A note to all:  thank you for your patience as I struggled in the land of electronics.  My Sony Viao is, ahem, a 2007 piece of doom and destruction.  It's practically a dinosaur, and almost lit on fire.  They don't even sell those battery packs any longer.  Luckily, I could find a way to coax it into life-- I might be an ancient lap top whisperer, and my services can by purchased for a fee and with a lot of colorful curses.* Whew!  This has been a busy start to the Festive Season, and I can’t begin to explain how nice it is to sit down and do the Quiz.  Sloan’s is all cozy and cute with the ornaments delicately hung; everybody is
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Thank You For Singing and Making Merry!
Tina the Bold

To start with, let me thank all of you for making this Birthday Quiz so fun!  Hugs were everywhere, and we all had a good time laughing over silly answers.  Lex was the winner of the Beer contest, and thus left the Quiz extra happy with $40 in free drinks at Sloan’s.  If we translate that into late-night Happy Hour, then that’s a winning from which much whisky can be procured! It was a busy Quiz, and we had over ten teams—this made Sloan’s cozy and a little rowdy… well, maybe the Birthday shenanigans led to the rowdiness.  Also, I re-met a woman named Katie, who recalled me from back in my radio days with Entercom!  That pre-dates
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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To Boxes and Bastes
Tina the Bold

This was a heart-warming Quiz, everyone!  When we discussed our start-time change, the crowds, and how to drink whisky… A win!  Thank you to all, and enjoy our start to changing lives one Quiz, one Friend, one Whisky at a time.  This might be of Fibonacci.   Let’s enjoy the next week:  we have a Feast and a whole lot of Family.  Some will arrive as Friends; some as new Babies.  We have a chance to agree and learn; there is a lot to reify between ourselves.  So let’s get back to the Quiz.  I was so happy to see so many of you made it where early and a table counts.  There were a couple of odd moments, but we
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Skull Poop Emojis FTW!
Tina the Bold

Well, I think we found a pairing slightly more uncomfortable than Trump and Pence:  Fetty Wap and “Ace of Spades”.  For those of you unfamiliar with Motörhead, take a moment to listen to some pure, unadultered Rock’n’Roll.  Then return to the World knowing that you have participated in the raw beauty of human sensuality.  If you still feel like Fetty Wap lives up to this afterwards, then please try to educate me next week.  I stand by my initial assessment. Now, I did admit that I know the words to the “Broccoli” song… and some of you have been around for Phil Collins, too.  Let’s all take a moment
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Nov 09, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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Autocorrect Still Does Not Recognize the Word "Trump"
Tina the Bold

How to start a critique?  Or shall I just Trump the rest of the blog such that everyone will feel equally “shlonged”?  Let’s go for it, as we know it’s how everything will be delivered for the next few years.  So, as the Trump will say it…  … “We had this Quiz.  It could have been UGE”… but then the bartender was a Nasty Woman, and they gave HER a microphone- a mic, people, and WOW … This is how we will MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!  A woman gets a mic!  HELL NO!  Let’s fix what we fixed when I was involved, ok?  I have a plan, and trust me, it’s great.  I remember
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.


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Sloan's Bar and Grille
5850 W 25th Ave
Edgewater, CO
80214
Wednesday, Nov 02, 2016
[Wednesdays @ 8:00 pm]
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"Firmness, Commodity, Delight"-- How a QMMF Hosts Quiz!
Tina the Bold

Ahhhh, what a difference a week makes.  Thank you to all who Quizzed tonight!  I really need(ed) all the support I can get; your hugs and understanding are what makes us one of the best Quizzes, the best friends, and the safest places around.  For those of you who don’t know, I was drugged and assaulted late Sunday night; I came to Quiz with a black eye, a black jaw, and a general distrust in humanity.  To have everyone reach out with love and strength—that is what will rebuild my faith, and what will lead me to a clean and full vengeance.  To all:  be safe, and be aware that this is a more common experience than we’d all like to acknowledge. Some
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Quizmistress Extraordinaire. Loves the Pixies; loves the microphone; loves the Quiz. Come join me at Sloan's every Wednesday! We drink whisky and build the neighborhood together.