Try your hand at these brain-busting trivia questions. Remember, please, that you may not google or use any reference sources for the first 24 hours of this thread.
-1. In the 2007 thriller Mr. Brooks
, Kevin Costner is a pillar of the community (and serial killer on the side) who owns a factory. What do they make?
-2. The Cat in the Hat’s standard uniform was a red-and-white hat, a red bow tie, and what other item of clothing?
-3. Rapa nui
is the Tahitian name for a Pacific Island better known by what “Christian” name?
-4. What the name for the stone-and-turf fortification that once ran across the entire width of Great Britain?
-5. The first Clinton in the White House was George Clinton, vice president under two presidents. Who were they?
-6. In which hall of fame do they honor the accomplishments of “The Destroyer,” “Bruno Sammartino,” and “The Fabulous Moolah”?
-7. The tradition of offering prisoners one last cigarette before execution originated with what New World explorer who requested one last smoke before his beheading?
-8. What ice-hockey star is the founder and namesake of Canada’s largest fast-food chain?
-9. Found in most Mexican kitchens, what sauce is made from dry chili, nuts, spices, vegetables, and chocolate?
-10. What is an “Arkansas toothpick”?