I asked “Which city in Italy was the setting for Shakespeare’s play ‘The Taming of the Shrew’?””
Answer given = “Vienna”
Teams had to identify Gary Glitter in the picture round.
Answer given: “Siegfried OR Roy”
I asked teams to name the 1986 film starring Sean Connery and Christopher Lambert with a soundtrack by Queen
Answer given: “The Hunt For Red October”
And a nice wee wtf moment at the Newsroom recently. I’m handing out sheets as usual and I come to a a couple who look a little bit sad and disappointed.
The speak in heavy Irish accents: “Yes, yes we’d love to do the quiz but we’re not here tomorrow.”
I explain that the quiz is happening now, not tomorrow. Suddenly they are happy and delighted and take part and have a great time and do really, really badly.
What happens in Ireland? Do you get quiz sheets 24 hours ahead of the actual quiz?
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