Complete the List, Episode 31
I Just Don't Trust The Drinkers Of America

Thursday, December 14, 2017


Contestants: Harris Stutman, Gord Reid, Andrew Thomas
Categories
Kermit Doesn't CountA Slightly Less Contentious Category for This Topic
I Thought This List Would Be LongerThat Is So Cold
Not a Lot of SayHoop Dreams Fizzled
The Really Potent PotablesTwo of the Answers Are Band Names

Correct, unique: 2 pointsCorrect, repeated: 1 pointIncorrect: 0 pointsPlayer doubled the category


ROUND 1
Harris - Hoop Dreams Fizzled

Name a basketball movie released in 1982 or later that grossed at least $10 million in North America, not accounting for inflation.
HarrisGordAndrewNot given
White Men Can't JumpHoosiersSpace JamLike Mike; Glory Road; Semi-Pro; Love and Basketball; He Got Game; Just Right; The Air Up There; Rebound; Above the Rim; O; The Sixth Man; Juwanna Man; Sunset Park
The Basketball DiariesBlue ChipsCoach Carter
(pass)Air BudHoop Dreams
Air Bud 2 (Golden Receiver)EddieAngels on the Hoop
ROUND 1284


ROUND 2
Gord - Kermit Doesn't Count
Listener-submitted by Andre Cormier.

According to a 2016 Yahoo! ranking, name any of the twenty most popular Muppet regulars on Sesame Street to appear on the series between 1969 and its 2015 move to HBO.
GordAndrewHarrisNot given
GonzoBertCookie MonsterOscar the Grouch; Count von Count; Guy Smiley; Prairie Dawn; Murray; Mr. Johnson; Slimey; Rosita; Sherlock Hemlock; Harry; Roosevelt Franklin; Abby Cadabby
Swedish ChefErnieGrover
Big BirdElmoAnimal
SnuffleupagasTellySam the Eagle
ROUND 24168
TOTAL122010


ROUND 3
Andrew - The Really Potent Potables
Listener-submitted by Lisa Wolfisch.

Name one of the top twelve most ordered liquor brands in U.S. bars and restaurants in the first six months of 2017. (The brands could originate anywhere.)
AndrewHarrisGordNot given
Jack Daniel'sJim BeamCaptain MorganTito's Vodka; Ketel One; Patrón; Bullitt; Don Julio; Absolut; Maker's Mark; Deep Eddy
SmirnoffBombayHennessey
TanquerayCrown RoyalGrey Goose
Jose CuervoJohn JamesonJägermeister
ROUND 3242
TOTAL221414


HALFTIME
0-1 year away: 1 point2-5 years away: ½ point>5 years away: 0 points

IN WHAT YEAR…Correct yearHarrisGordAndrew
was the Best Picture Oscar-winning Ben-Hur first released?1959195819521959
did the first episode of The A-Team first air?1983198419851982
did the Taylor Swift song "Blank Space" reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100?2014201220152014
were the Summer Olympics held in Berlin, Germany?1936193619361936
was Suzanne Collins's The Hunger Games first published?2008200420092008
did Ronald Reagan receive his first electoral vote for President?1976197619761976
did the Tet Offensive occur?1968196819671968
was the International Space Station launched?1998199519971999
HALFTIME8
TOTAL20½20½30


ROUND 4
Harris - I Thought This List Would Be Longer
Listener-submitted by Hunter York.

Name any men's Division I basketball team that has won the NCAA national championship in 1990 or later.
HarrisGordAndrewNot given
DukeNorth CarolinaVillanovaUNLV; Arkansas; UCLA; Arizona; Michigan State
ConnecticutKentuckySyracuse
Louisville*FloridaFlorida
MarylandKansasIndiana
ROUND 48165
TOTAL28½36½35
* This episode was recorded and released before the NCAA Committee on Infractions ruling that vacated Louisville's 2013 championship.


ROUND 5
Gord - Two of the Answers Are Band Names

Name a Prince song that went to No. 10 or higher on the Billboard Hot 100.
GordAndrewHarrisNot given
Purple RainLittle Red CorvetteWhen Doves CryDelirious; I Would Die 4 U; Pop Life; Sign o' the Times; U Got the Look; I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man; Alphabet St. Batdance; Theives in the Temple; Diamonds and Pearls; 7; The Most Beautiful Girl in the World
1999Let's Go CrazyRaspberry Beret
KissWhile My Guitar Gently WeepsKiss
CreamCreamCream
ROUND 5656
TOTAL42½4034½


ROUND 6
Andrew - That Is So Cold
Listener-submitted by Michael Simon.

Of the 92 naturally occurring elements on the periodic table, thirteen have a melting point below 0 °C at standard pressure. Give me the name of one of those elements.
AndrewHarrisGordNot given
mercurycarbonneonbromine; chlorine; flourine; krypton
oxygenheliumhydrogen
nitrogenxenonargon
radonradonlithium
ROUND 6856
TOTAL4839½48½


GRAND FINALE
Category: Sports Venues
It's the largest sporting venue in the United States not used for motor racing. What is the permanent seating capacity of Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky?
Answer and boundsHarrisAndrewGord
132,000
120,000
108,000
122,000120,047145,000
WAGER10816
FINAL SCORE49½5632½
Winner: Andrew Thomas

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