#15 - What's the Secret to a Memorable Newspaper Headline?

Last Call Trivia Podcast

22-03-2022 • 51 mins


Welcome to Episode #15 of the Last Call Trivia Podcast! As usual, the game kicks off with a round of general knowledge Trivia to get the wheels turning. Then we’re putting on our best Newsies impression for a round of Newspaper Trivia.


Round One

We start out today’s show with a Geography Trivia question about a particular Nordic country located between Greenland and Norway.

Next, we have a Lyrics Trivia question that references a 2009 Black Eyed Peas song that features two Hebrew phrases.

Round One wraps up with a Companies Trivia question about the world’s first “ski-thru” which opened at the California mountain resort Palisades Tahoe in 2012.


Bonus Question

Today’s Bonus Question is a follow-up to the Companies question from Round One. The Trivia Team is asked to guess how many locations this chain had in 1991, and they draw from several interesting references to come up with their answer.


Round Two

It’s time for our Theme Round of the game, and today we’re tackling Newspaper Trivia. Extra, extra, read all about it!

Round Two kicks off with a Business Trivia question that asks the team to identify which newspaper was purchased by Jeff Bezos in 2013.

Next, we have a History Trivia question about one of the most memorable newspaper headlines of all time…which also happened to be incorrect.

Round Two concludes with a Symbols Trivia question about the earliest reference to a popular U.S. symbol.


Final Question

It’s time to take things home with a multi-part Final Question in the category of Movies. In today’s Final, the Trivia Team is asked to name four specific films based on their working titles and stars.