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i again, Quizmaster Alan here with Our BIG QuIZ events happen at the following
another round of light trivia! Our
The Big Quiz
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MONDAY - Liquid Ship / 8.30pm
with all that body heat, there’s
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Woodlands Road / 0141 564 1596
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1. Which 90s movie had this tagline: “Five
THuRsDAY - Big Slope / Time: 9.30pm
11. Which current British all-male band is named
Criminals. One Line Up. No Coincidence”?
Kelvingrove Street / 0141 333 0869
after a character from the Back to the Future
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2. Which of these bands have never had a movies?
suNDAY - Bacchus / Time: 7.00pm
get the Joker Phrase off the website for bonus
number 1 single in the UK: Tears
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12. In tennis, which famous stadium is named
points. And add us on Facebook, where all our
for Fears, Eurythmics or Culture Club?
after a World War I flying ace, who was also
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3. What year: the films Batman Returns and the first man to fly non-stop across the
All quizzes last approx 2 hours.
Wayne’s World were out at the movies, Mediterranean Sea?
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Feel free to use this issue’s quiz to challenge your Absolutely Fabulous was first on TV, and
13. What’s longer on a Boeing 747:
mates. Award one point for each correct answer. Take That had their first top ten hit?
The wingspan (tip to tip) or the fuselage
Take a bonus point if your first name has the letter
4. Which Star Wars Trilogy won the most
(front to back)?
N in it. Three points off for people who complain Oscars: the old one [Episodes 4-6] or the
14. Which classic song has the opening line: rue  T 19.
about the weather, as if it doesn’t normally get
new one [Episodes 1-3]?
‘She packed my bags last night, pre-flight’?
rue T 18.
colder and wetter. In fact, just hit them. 5. What did Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, member of
False [actually has none] 17.
15. In boxing: which is heavier: flyweight or
the band TLC, wear in place of the left lens
rue T 16.
Super Flyweight 15.
In the event of a draw, each player should name
of her glasses while performing: a bandage,
Rocket Man by Elton John 14.
properties on the London Monopoly board in turn
an American flag or a condom?
until a winner is found. Remember to appoint an
TRuE OR FAlsE
Fuselage [747-400, fuselage 70.6m, 13.
unbiased adjudicator with a history of fair play
MONEY, MONEY, MONEY
16. Max Factor makeup is named after a guy
ench Open] [home to the Fr
os Stadium Roland Garr 12.
who can determine the ultimate champion.
6. Which British comedian had a TV character
called Max Factor
in the 1980s called Loadsamoney?
17. Greenland has enough McDonalds
This month’s categories are Showbiz, Money
7. According to research by text service AQA, restaurants to have one for every
ound the edge of some of is written ar
Money, Money, Flying High, and, as always,
what is the average price of a pint of beer hundred residents? £2 (Standing On The Shoulders of Giants 10.
£ [The pound sign] 9.
True or False.
in the World? Answer in UK currency (get
18. In South Korea, only visually impaired people
within 25 pence for points).
are allowed to be registered masseurs
n to er [£15m, Blackbur Alan Shear 8.
8. Christiano Ronaldo has set a new World
19. Famous Wild West cowboy Buffalo Bill once £2.12 [Accept [£1.87 - £2.37] 7.
transfer record of £80m recently, but who
16 – 20 First Class
travelled to Ibrox to watch Rangers play
Harry Enfield 6.
was the last British-born footballer to be the
A condom 5.
11 – 15 second Class
subject of a World record transfer? new one won none)
20. There is a lizard in South America which is
9. On a standard UK PC computer keyboard,
on 7 Oscars, Old one [Episodes 4-6] (W 4.
6 – 10 Return to sender
able to jump vertically over 45 metres in
the 3 key is shared with which symbol?
the air ears for Fears T 2.
0 – 5 lost in the system 10. On which British coin can you find the title of
The Usual Suspects 1.
an Oasis album?
Time How to...
survive a plane crash...
ou can now follow Scotcampus 4 Amanda Palmer
on Twitter. We’ve got two accounts twitter.com/amandapalmer
running you can add; the editors One half of the Dresden Dolls, raunchy dark
musings on twitter.com/TheEditorSays
cabaret singer Amanda Palmer is one of the
and all the papers updates on twitter. most intriguing and talented entertainers around
com/Scotcampus. If our brilliant thoughts aren’t today. Constantly on the move from gig to gig
enough to convince you to join, how about and always exploring cities, cultures and clubs,
following this months top five tweeters? her Twitter is a great window to the world of an
1 Philip Jupitus tranded in the wreckage of your plane, The status Quote:
5 Jon Favreau Actress Megan Fox on men...
Big Phil Jupitus must have way too much time on twitter.com/Jon_Favreau
his hands as nobody seems to be quite as on top The enthusiastic Iron Man director is a real Twitter . If you can’t find any of these, “Generally the guy I’m attracted to is the guy in
of the tweet scene as he is. Funny, opinionated addict, using it to constantly update fans on the S
if you are hungry there’s only one thing
to eat and that’s Argentinean rugby
a normal rugby player will suffice in the club with all the tattoos and nail polish.”
and probably very easily bored he’s one of the progress of his much anticipated sequel film. most instances.
real stars of the scene. He’s also very funny and very open and exactly
what you wouldn’t expect from a Hollywood If you’ve crashed somewhere cold, pissing
2 Jim Gellatly professional. yourself will help keep you warm round the
crotch. Till it freezes and turns to ice that is.
Former Scotcampus columnist Jim is the champion
of new music is Scotland. If it’s hot and he’s heard Armpits are also always warm so try placing
it, he’ll be sure to tell you about it, and Twitter is one frozen hands under them for heat. You can
of the best places to get his thoughts. combine this manoeuvre with a timely ‘Dracula
in crypt’ impression – always a winner in life or
3 Giles Coren twitter.com/gilescoren
Coren is one of the most astute food critics in
print and doesn’t miss a trick when it comes to Attracting overhead rescue aircraft isn’t easy.
dishing the dirt on where not to dine. Sharp, witty So arrange large stones to phrase something
and to the point, Twitter is the perfect medium for controversial. This won’t just get you spotted it’ll
his cutting culinary observations. guarantee weeks of attention after your rescue.
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