1998 TRASH Regionals
    Round 13
    Bonuses

  1. On The Cosby Show, it was a family tradition to attend a certain Georgia college. For whatever reason, only their least traditional daughter did so.  FTPE:
    1. What was the name of this school, which Denise Huxtable went to for three semesters before dropping out?
      ANSWER: HILLMAN College
    2. Rather than going to Hillman, Theo stuck close to home and went to what school located in the Big Apple?
      ANSWER: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY or NYU
    3. Sondra, Cliff and Claire's oldest, was the first of their children to dis Hillman, doing so for what Ivy League institution?
      ANSWER: PRINCETON University

  2. 30-20-10-5-1, name the actor from roles.
    1. [30] In Roger Corman's 1961 movie,Shame, he played Cramer, a racist who tries to stop desegregation. By 1974, he was reduced to playing the psychotic murderous gigolo William Baxter in "I Love To Kill" and the sequel "Big Bad Mama."
    2. [20] In the original Twilight Zone, he played a guy scared out of his mind by gremlins in the classic episode Terror at 30,000 feet.
    3. [10] In Airplane II, he played Commander Buck Murdock, a semi-parody of his most famous role.
    4. [5] That most famous role was as one of the captains of the starship Enterprise.
    5. [1] He's not Patrick Stewart. Which leaves that guy who played Captain Pike, but he's way too obscure for a one-point clue.
      ANSWER: William SHATNER

  3. Players in the NHL are terribly superstitious, especially about their numbers. Given two all-stars, identify the number they both wear FTPE.
    1. Teemu Selanne, Sandia Ozolinsh
      ANSWER: 8
    2. Valeri Kamenski, Mats Sundin
      ANSWER: 13
    3. Brendan Shanahan, Theoren Fleury
      ANSWER: 14

  4. Name these sports nicknames of yore for the staed number of points.
    1. [5] Grantland Rice provided this name for Notre Dame stars Jim Crowley, Don Miller, Elmer Layden, and Harry Stuhlderer in 1924.
      ANSWER: 4 HORSEMEN
    2. [10] Hakeem Olajuwon and Clyde Drexler were part of this basketball "fraternity" at the University of Houston in the mid-1980's.
      ANSWER: PHI SLAMMA JAMMA
    3. [15] Denver wideouts Mark Jackson, Vance Johnson, and Ricky Nattiel were referred by this name in the mid-1980's.
      ANSWER: 3 AMIGOS

  5. Are you the kind of sicko who eats fast food for breakfast? If so, you've got a shot at some points here as a reward for torturing your poor innards. Answer the following about breakfast at Burger King for the stated number of points.
    1. [5] What is the name of Burger King's breakfast sandwich?
      ANSWER: CROISSAN'WICH  
    2. [15] What is the name of Burger King's breakfast sweet roll?
      ANSWER: CINI-MINI  
    3. [10] The Croissan'wich and the Cini-Mini are two of the products on Burger King's breakfast menu, which is called what?
      ANSWER: A.M. EXPRESS

  6. (Audio) Given a lyrical portion of a TV theme song, name these show FFPE, and a five point bonus for all five.
    ANSWER: GROWING PAINS, MR. BELVEDERE, PERFECT STRANGERS, SILVER SPOONS, WHO'S THE BOSS

  7. The domino effect is alive and well in Hollywood. Answer these questions FTPE:
    1. This movie features a fence named Redfoot, played by Peter Greene, who tells Fenster "We'll feed it to the gimp", referring to Verbal Kint.
      ANSWER: The USUAL SUSPECTS
    2. Peter Greene played this character, who also had intimate association with a "gimp", in Pulp Fiction.
      ANSWER: ZED
    3. Eric Stoltz, who plays a drug dealer in Pulp Fiction, also plays a character named Zed, in this movie, which he also wrote and directed.
      ANSWER: KILLING ZOE

  8. Not only did Mike Tyson become the youngest heavyweight champion in boxing history in 1986, he also became the first fighter in a decade to unify the heavyweight championship, winning the WBA, WBC, and IBF belts between November 1986 and August 1987. FTPE name the three men Tyson defeated to capture those three belts.
    ANSWER: Trevor BERBICK, James "Bonecrusher" SMITH, Tony TUCKER

  9. Jon Krakauer's three books took place out of doors.  One concerned the world's best climbers, one a man who walked into the woods in Alaska and never returned, and one about a doomed Everest expedition.  FTPE, name these three works.
    ANSWER: EIGER DREAMS: Ventures Among Men and Mountains, INTO THE WILD, INTO THIN AIR

  10. FTP each, given some lyrics, identify these songs that came from the heart--well, actually, from the band Heart.
    1. You're not sure what you wanna do with your life, But you sure don't want me in it, Yeah you're sure the life you're living with me, Can't go on one single minute
      ANSWER: WHO WILL YOU RUN TO 
    2. I told him I am the flower, You are the seed, We walked in the garden, We planetd a tree. Don't try to find me, Please don't you dare, Just live in my memory, You'll always be there.
      ANSWER: ALL I WANT TO DO IS MAKE LOVE TO YOU
    3. All that night and all the next Swam without looking back. Made for western pools--silly fools.
      ANSWER: BARRACUDA

  11. Breaking up is hard to do, unless you're in one of these bands. Name the groups that recently disbanded, FTPE:
    1. Bassist Buddy Edwards left to write a novel and guitarist Brian Blush was kicked out for addiction problems, but singer Roger Clyne and drummer PH Naffa will continue to work together. Trekkies may know this Tempe, Arizona-based band from their references to Captain Picard in the song Banditos, but most people know them as the instrumentalists behind the King of the Hill theme.
      ANSWER: The REFRESHMENTS
    2. This horror-metal band dissolved in September as members pursued side projects. Bassist Sean Yseult's new band, Famous Monsters, released an album in October, while the lead singer was briefly on Korn's Family Values tour this summer, and released the solo album Hellbilly Deluxe.
      ANSWER: WHITE ZOMBIE
    3. Although they haven't recorded new material since 1986, their business partnership continued until this fall, when East Bay Ray, DH Peligro and Klaus Floride brought suit against their Alternative Tentacles label and their former frontman, Jello Biafra.
      ANSWER: DEAD KENNEDYS

  12. Nepotism, thy name is hip-hop.  Prove you're down wit' the the family thang and name the related rappers from clues for fifteen points each.
    1. Along with Snoop Doggy Dog and Nate Dogg, he formed the seminal band 213. Name this rapper whose solo work includes the album "Regulate...G Funk Era".
      ANSWER: WARREN G (you need the "Warren" to avoid confusion with Kenny G)
    2. Warren G's brother, he produced 213's album, and his own solo work includes the album, The Chronic.
      ANSWER: DR. DRE

  13. 30-20-10 ID the organization:
    1. [30] It's founder, David Rockefeller, proclaimed it " a group of concerned citizdens interested in fostering greater understanding and cooperation among international allies"
    2. [20] It supported the Shah of Iran and tyrannical regimes in Latin America; Rockefeller's membership in this organization caused riots when he visited Argentina in 1986.
    3. [10] Rockefeller claims it isn't "a coterie of international conspirators with designs on covertly ruling the world", but many conspiracy theorists think this group, which also includes Jimmy Carter, George Bush and other captains of politics and industry, is exactly that, a conspiracy to create one world government.
      ANSWER: TRILATERAL COMMISSION

  14. In the Law & Order episode Jurisdiction, a Brooklyn detective sets up a mentally challenged man for murders actually committed by a drug dealer. What makes this notable is that all three actors are better known for other roles.  FTPE:
    1. name the actor who played the detective, whose most notable TV work came playing the greasy Nick Tortelli on Cheers and the spinoff called The Tortellis.
      ANSWER: Dan HEDAYA
    2. playing the man who got set up is this actor, who plays only slightly more intelligent lawyer Jimmy Berluti on The Practice.
      ANSWER: Michael BADALUCCO
    3. Paul McCrane played the actual killer.  The name might not be familiar, but his creepy Dr. Romano graces what current TV drama?
      ANSWER: ER

  15. It seems that only in baseball do we see the freakiest of the freak injuries. Given a freak injury of baseball lore, name the player FTPE.
    1. While with the Red Sox in 1986, this Devil Ray missed a week due to a strained back. He strained it putting on his cowboy boots.
      ANSWER: Wade BOGGS
    2. This 1989 N-L MVP once strained a rib throwing up. He also missed a week of games with an infected tooth after biting into a microwaved donut.
      ANSWER: Kevin MITCHELL
    3. This catcher, nicknamed Froot Loops, missed a week of games in 1987 with a foot infection, caused by tying his shoelaces too tight.
      ANSWER: Mickey TETTLETON

  16. Ever notice that women on soap operas rack up last names at an alarming rate? FTPE, given a list of a soap character's last names, you provide her first name. If you need the actress and soap, you'll get 5 points.
    1. [10] Spencer Brock Meyer Jones Cassadine
      [5] Jacklyn Zeman; General Hospital
      ANSWER: BARBARA or BOBBIE
    2. [10] Foster Chancellor Thurston Brooks Abbott
      [5] Deborah Adair, Brenda Dickson-Weinberg, Jess Walton; The Young and the Restless
      ANSWER: JILL
    3. [10] Lewis Spaulding Corday Jeffries Spaulding
      [5]: Ann Hamilton, Kimberly Simms, Krista Tesreau, Barbara Crampton; The Guiding Light
      ANSWER: MELINDA or MINDY

  17. This bonus will not test your knowledge of Moose and Squirrel. Rather, it will test your knowledge of non-Moose and Squirrel characters from the Rocky and Bullwinkle show. Identify these FTPE.
    1. This well-meaning but clueless sailor often accompanies Rocky and Bullwinkle when they travel by boat.
      ANSWER: WRONGWAY FISHBEIN  
    2. This parody of a Prussian military officer is Boris and Natasha's boss.
      ANSWER: FEARLESS LEADER  
    3. Speaking of Natasha, Natasha had two different last names on the show. Name them FFPE.
      ANSWER: NOGOODNIK, FATALE

  18. Name these felines from the Heathcliff cartoon show that aren't Heathcliff, for the stated number of points.
    1. [10] First, name Heathcliff's steady girlfriend, also a regular in the comic strip.
      ANSWER: SONIA  
    2. [20] Sonia never got into a catfight with the other female cartoon cat in the series, Cleo. Maybe because Cleo already had a boyfriend, the leader of a group called the Alleycats. Name the four Alleycats, including their leader, FFPE.
      ANSWER: RIFFRAFF (leader), HECTOR, WORDSWORTH, MUNGO

  19. Name the quirky songwriter, 30-20-10-5
    1. [30] In his song Davy The Fat Boy, the singer promises to take care of Davy, but ends up displaying him in a freakshow.
    2. [20] The title song on 1972ıs ³Sail Away² is a sales pitch for slavery.
    3. [10] Meant as a satirical statement on prejudice, his song Short People earned him death threats. 
    4. [5] He has since mellowed, writing music for The Natural, Three Amigos, Toy Story, and Parenthood.
      ANSWER: Randy NEWMAN

  20. Given the member of the original Rat Pack, name the actor who played him in the HBO movie, for the state number of points
    1. FFP, Frank Sinatra
      ANSWER: Ray LIOTTA
    2. FTP, Dean Martin
      ANSWER: Joe MANTEGNA
    3. F15P, Peter Lawford
      ANSWER: Angus MACFAYDEN

  21. Name the book, 30-20-10.
    1. [30] One of the pivotal plot points is the accusation of rape against running back Fareek Fanon.
    2. [20] Its protagonist is Charles Croker, former college football star, now real estate magnate in Atlanta who has to juggle his demanding second wife, his 28,000 estate, and a half-empty debt-ridden office tower.
    3. [10] While it won't officially hit bookstores until next week, advance orders on on-line booksellers like Amazon.com have put this novel, the latest by Tom Wolfe, at the top of the bestseller's list.
      ANSWER: A MAN IN FULL

  22. In CB lingo, 10-4 of course means "message received". FTP each give the "10 code" for these other messages.
    1. Stop transmitting
      ANSWER: 10-3
    2. Receiving poorly
      ANSWER: 10-1
    3. Repeat message
      ANSWER: 10-9