1998 TRASH Regionals
    Round 14
    Bonuses

  1. Answer these questions about the 100 greatest movies of the century, as selected by the American Film Institute, for the stated number of points.
    1. (5) The only film of the 90's to be named among the 10 greatest was this 1993 Best Picture winner.
      ANSWER: SCHINDLER'S LIST
    2. (10) This director had five movies on the Top 100, best among any director.
      ANSWER: Steven SPIELBERG
    3. (15) This actor, best known for his starring role on TV's Wagon Train, is the top actor on the Top 100 with eight movies, including It Happened One Night, Sergeant York, The Searchers, Rio Bravo, and Gone With The Wind.
      ANSWER: Ward BOND

  2. Mmm... Ben and Jerry's. Politically correct, but oh so yummy. Given a description of a Ben and Jerry's ice cream flavor, name it for the stated number of points.
    1. [5] Cherry ice cream with chunks of cherry and fudge.
      ANSWER: CHERRY GARCIA  
    2. [10] Banana ice cream with walnuts and chunks of fudge.
      ANSWER: CHUNKY MONKEY  
    3. [15] Malted vanilla ice cream with ripples of peanut butter and, you guessed it, fudge, and with peanut-butter-filled chocolate-coated pretzels.
      ANSWER: CHUBBY HUBBY

  3. ID these remixers, for the stated number of points:
    1. [5] On his Bad Boy label he has recorded Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans and The Notorious B.I.G. His Svengali-like power over Sting has enabled him to screw up two Police songs, and he may get more.
      ANSWER: Sean "Puffy" COMBS or PUFF DADDY
    2. [10] If you can't remix other people, remix yourself, as this band did on Supersexy Swingin' Sounds.
      ANSWER: WHITE ZOMBIE
    3. [15] They most recently remixed Mercury Rev's Song "Delta Sun Bottleneck Stomp", which has been released free over the internet in MP3 format.
      ANSWER: the CHEMICAL BROTHERS

  4. Name the legal thriller by Richard North Patterson FTPE.
    1. Tony Lord, a San Francisco attorney, returns to his hometown in Ohio to defend an old high school friend in a bludgeoning death of a 16 year old. At the same time he has to deal with 30 year-old memories of the murder of his high school sweetheart, a crime he was charged with an cleared of.
      ANSWER: SILENT WITNESS 
    2. Terri Peralta divorces Richie Arias, but he gains custody of their daughter Elena.  Terri goes to Italy with new beau (and boss) Chris Paget. When they return, Arias is dead and Peralta is charged with murder.  She has to turn to Paget for her defense.
      ANSWER: EYES OF A CHILD 
    3. Paget also appears in this novel, where his well-established world as a San Francisco defense attorney is shattered when the mother of his son, Mary Carelli, comes to visit.  Paget eventually defends her in the killing of eminent writer Mark Ransom, which Carelli claimed was in self-defense.
      ANSWER: DEGREE OF GUILT

  5. ID the singers from albums, FTPE:
    1. Back to Basics, Worker's Playtime
      ANSWER: Billy BRAGG
    2. Get Happy!, Punch the Clock
      ANSWER: Elvis COSTELLO
    3. Workbook, The Last Dog & Pony Show
      ANSWER: Bob MOULD

  6. Where’s the one place you can wear plaid pants and make over 100-thousand a week. The pro golf tour. Answer these questions on 1998’s top money winners in pro golf FTPE.
    1. Before the season-ending PGA Tour Championship, this man led the Tour with close to two-and-a-half million dollars in prize money, including victories in the World Series of Golf, Houston Open, and Tucson Open.
      ANSWER: David DUVAL
    2. Within two, before the season-ending PGA Tour Championship, how many golfers earned at least one million dollars in prize money in 1998 on the PGA Tour?
      ANSWER: 23 (21-25)
    3. This senior golfer, who won the 1979 and 1990 U.S. Opens, led the Senior PGA Tour in 1998 with two-and-a-half million dollars in prize money and six tournaments won.
      ANSWER: Hale IRWIN

  7. Only one baseball franchise shares its nickname with both its triple-A and double-A minor league affiliates.  FTPE:
    1. What is that shared nickname?
      ANSWER: BRAVES
    2. With what two cities does Atlanta share the Braves nickname?
      ANSWER: RICHMOND (Virginia), GREENVILLE (North Carolina)

  8. Answer these questions about baseball’s Gold Glove awards for the stated number of points.
    1. [5] This National League pitcher won his ninth consecutive Gold Glove in 1998, tying a major league record.
      ANSWER: Greg MADDUX,
    2. [10] Maddux tied the record set by this St. Louis Hall of Fame fireballer.
      ANSWER: Bob GIBSON
    3. [15] With his seventh Gold Glove, Texas Ranger Ivan Rodriguez broke the record for most Gold Gloves for an A-L catcher, set by this former Ranger catcher.
      ANSWER: Jim SUNDBURG

  9.   FFPE, and a bonus 5 for all, name the character from MASH who...
    1. had a parent who didn't know English.
      ANSWER: Maxwell KLINGER
    2. was suspected to be a Communist sympathiser based on a college romance.
      ANSWER: MARGARET or HOULIHAN or HOT LIPS
    3. ordered out to Chicago for ribs.
      ANSWER: HAWKEYE or Benjamin Franklin PIERCE
    4. performed a tracheotomy with a Tom Mix pen knife.
      ANSWER: Father Frances MULCAHEY
    5. almost went home due to an ulcer, but was returned to the 4077th for treatment.
      ANSWER: TRAPPER or John MCINTYRE

  10. For the stated number of points, identify these movies featuring TV weathermen.
    1. You'll get 40 points, all or nothing, for naming all three movies now, in any order. A little hint -- the first is worth 5, the second 10, and the third 15.
      ANSWER: (See succeeding parts. If correct, stop reading. If incorrect in any way, read all three of the next parts, telling them only that they are incorrect.)
    2. F5P, weatherman Phil Connors' problems start when he travels to central Pennsylvania to cover another weather forecaster named Phil-- Punxsutawney Phil--and he becomes unstuck in time.
      ANSWER: GROUNDHOG DAY
    3. FTP, weatherman Harris Telemacher has the easy job of predicting the weather in Southern California where it never rains--until he records a weekend's worth of broadcasts in advance so he can go away with a girl named SanDeE*.
      ANSWER: L.A. STORY
    4. F15P, a weatherman named Taylor must secure marriage proposals from three women chosen by his friend in order to win a bet, and he falls in love in the process in this 1989 flop.
      ANSWER: WORTH WINNING

  11. Sketch comedy is alive and well, at least on cable. For the stated number of points, name the show from a description.
    1. FFP, this Comedy Central sketch comedy show has the same name as the troupe that stars in it.
      ANSWER: The UPRIGHT CITIZENS BRIGADE
    2. FTP, Bob Odenkirk and David Cross are the demented geniuses behind this HBO sketch program.
      ANSWER: MR. SHOW
    3. F15P, FX provides us with this show starring an LA-based troupe along with guest stars like Lisa Kudrow.
      ANSWER: INSTANT COMEDY WITH THE GROUNDLINGS

  12. Answer these questions about pioneers in a new musical genre, back when pioneers in a musical genre didn¹t prefix all their names with "DJ."
    1. This singer and guitar player, born in Overton County Tennessee in 1914, passed through Bill Monroeís Blue Grass Boys before forming a new band with another band member.
      ANSWER:  Lester Raymond FLATT
    2. The other member of this duo was a North Carolina banjo player who later experimented with his sons in rock and other non-country genres.
      ANSWER:  Earl SCRUGGS
    3. Between Bill Monroe and the Earl Scruggs Revue, Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs assembled and performed with what backing band, considered one of the finest bluegrass groups ever.
      ANSWER:  The FOGGY MOUNTAIN BOYS

  13. Given the name of a book, name the movie released in the last calendar year it became FTP.  If you need a pair of actors and a director, you'll get 5 points.
    1.  [10] American Hero by Larry Beinhart
      [5] starring Dustin Hoffman and Al Pacino, directed by
      ANSWER: WAG THE DOG 
    2. [10] Stray Dogs by John Ridley
      [5] starring Jon Voight and Salma Hayak, directed by Oliver Stone
      ANSWER: U-TURN 
    3. [10] Rum Punch by Elmore Leonard
      [5] starring Pam Grier and Robert DeNiro, directed by Quentin Tarantino
      ANSWER: JACKIE BROWN

  14. Name the artists who gave us these novelty classics, F10PE:
    1. They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-haaa!
      ANSWER: NAPOLEON XIV (acc Jerry SAMUELS)
    2. Monster Mash
      ANSWER: Bobby "Boris" PICKETT & the Crypt-kickers
    3. The Purple People Eater
      ANSWER: Sheb WOOLEY

  15. 30-20-10, name the singer
    1. [30] A second degree blackbelt, he threatened Johnny Carson's life in 1973 after Carson joked that he and Liberace were both gay.
    2. [20] In 1983, he was selected to replace the Beach Boys at a Fourth of July Washington Mall concert after Interior Secretary Watt decided the Beach Boys would attract a "bad element".
    3. [10] Known as "Mr. Excitement" and "Mr. Las Vegas", he bailed Dana Plato out of jail and has tried to bring Pocahontas, who he claims as a relative, back to the U.S. for re-burial.
      ANSWER: Wayne NEWTON

  16. 30-20-10, name the person from their TV appearances.
    1. [30] He played himself on the "Chelsea Gets an Opinon" episode of the short-lived CBS sitcome Style and Substance, and appeared on an episode of Dennis Miller Live as well.
    2. [20] In the ABC TV movie One Hot Summer Night, he played a detective investigating the murder of a sporting goods magnate.
    3. [10] On Court TV and other venues, he was seen as an assistant prosecutor trying to convict a sports figure who was supposedly on the handle side of the knife.
      ANSWER: Christopher DARDEN

  17. 30-20-10-5 Name the NHL forward
    1. [30] In the off season, this right-wing sometimes serves as a place kicker for the CFL's Toronto Argonauts.
    2. [20] In 1997, he scored a career-high 28 points, and had was specially honored by Teemu Selanne who named a pet rottweiler after him.
    3. [10] Despite his best efforts and a hellacious fight with Rob Ray, this Maple Leaf and former Golden Gloves champion was only second-place in penalty minutes for 1998 with 365.
    4. [5] As a Winnipeg Jet, he led the NHL in penalty minutes in 1994 with 347. As a Ranger, he celebrated his first NHL goal by riding his hockey stick like a witches broom.
      ANSWER: Tijhen "Tie" DOMI

  18. Given a musician's real or birth name, give his stage name, FTPE:
    1. O'Shea Jackson
      ANSWER: ICE CUBE
    2. Richard D. James
      ANSWER: APHEX TWIN
    3. Rexton Rawlston Fernando Gordon
      ANSWER: SHABBA RANKS

  19. After its eponymous first installment, there have been 4 more books in the Op Center series by Tom Clancy and Steve Pieczenik, each distinguished by a subtitle.  FTPE, name any three of those 4 works.
    ANSWER: ACTS OF WAR, MIRROR IMAGE, GAMES OF STATE, BALANCE OF POWER

  20. 40-30-20-10-5-1 Name the director given films
    1. [40] Name him right now, and get 40 points from good karma.
    2. [30] The Bellboy and the Playgirls (1962), The Outsiders (1983), Finian's Rainbow (1968)
    3. [20] Peggy Sue Got Married (1986), Dementia 13 (1963), The Cotton Club (1984)
    4. [10] Jack (1996), The Rainmaker (1997), Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
    5. [5] The Godfather trilogy, Apocalypse Now (1979)
    6. [1] The Francis Ford Coppola-directed portion of New York Stories (1989)
      ANSWER: Francis Ford COPPOLA

  21. ID these works of "erotic" fiction, FTPE:
    1. The Story of O
      ANSWER: Pauline REAGE
    2. The Erotic Adventures of Sleeping Beauty
      ANSWER: Anne RICE
    3. Crash
      ANSWER: J. G. BALLARD

  22. She's quirky, tall, going on 13, and among her desires are a tattoo and to become so famous they'll name the school cafeteria after her.
    1. FFP, what ABC Saturday morning title cartoon character does this describe?
      ANSWER: PEPPER ANN Pearson 
    2. While Pepper Ann doesn't seem to have a father, she does have four relatives who appear on the show.  One is her mother.  FFPE, name the other three- her sister, her aunt, and her uncle.
      ANSWER: MARGARET Rose or MOOSE, Aunt JANIE, Uncle JO JO 
    3. FTP, Pepper Ann's antics often rile this man, the principal of her middle school.
      ANSWER: Principal HICKEY