Saturday, April 05, 2008

Thursday Thirteen Trivia Answers

What sit-com actress spent most of the 1980's doing commerical endorsements for the Thighmaster? Suzanne Somers

Emmanuel Lewis played what TV character? Webster

What were the names of the ghosts on the original Pac-Man arcade game? Inky, Blinky, Pinky, & Clyde

In 1983, what song by the Police was #1 on the charts for the year's longest period of time, 8 weeks? Every Breathe You Take

In what year did the space shuttle Challenger accident occur? 1986 (January 28)

What featured soloist was the first to sing a line by himself/herself in "We Are The World?" (multiple choice Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Richie or Willie Nelson)? Lionel Richie

Dr. Dre and Ed Lover hosted what daily program on MTV? Yo! MTV Raps

What was the name of the country club in the movie Caddyshack? Bushwood

Name 4 of the top 5 selling artists or groups in the decade of the 80's. Madonna, Michael Jackson, Prince, Hall & Oates,

On the People's Court, what was the name of Judge Wapner's baliff? Rusty

What was the name of the 13-year-old who sued the Kokomo, IN school board after they expelled him for being HIV positive? Ryan White

What nation's hockey team did the USA beat to win the gold medal in hockey at the 1980 Winter Games in Lake Placid, NY? Finland (we beat Russia in the semi-finals)

And the final bonus.... we were in second place by 6 points and we both got it right for the full value, so we were stuck in 2nd..... What movie had the highest domestic box office gross during the decade of the 1980's? E.T.


Brandie said...

Nice!!! Great idea for a TT!

Colleen said...

I'm so sorry I missed playing! I would have ROCKED at this game!

FRIGGA said...

Hey - I would've actually gotten 1 right!!! Well, there's a chance I could've guessed some of the others - but there's no doubt about the thighmaster!! :-0