7pm – The Joker & The Thief. Jackpot £60. Cheat: Red (pic round)
9pm – Brass Monkey, Drummond Street. Jackpot £150 Cheat: Lily Allen (music round)
The World Cup is great and everything but it goes on a bit. Thankfully there is a couple of days break so we can get on with our lives in the interim.
And by “get on without lives” I mean – come to the quiz.
£60 and £150 are the prizes tonight. Here’s a sneak look at one of the music round answers for the Brass Monkey (Drummond Street) tonight:
The song is trying hard to be provocative, different and original and controversial but music-wise it’s poor. I’d rather listen to Queen or James Last.
I just read her Wikipedia page to try and find something nice to say about her as balance but to be honest its mainly a litany of minor rows.
Let’s talk about Holland instead.
The correct term is ‘The Netherlands‘ although, in a pub quiz setting, your quizmaster should usually accept ‘Holland‘ as a perfectly acceptable alternative answer.
The point is that he should know what you meant.
This is the case at Dr Paul quiz. If you spell something wrong or get something slightly wrong but I know what you meant, you’ll usually get the points. (See rules)
It is my humble effort not to be a cunt.
Sometimes we all fail.
Incidentally Cunto Cards are back in stock and I will have a few decks with me tonight if you’re looking for a pack.
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