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Carolyn Kepcher and George H Ross offered advice on what reality show?
a. Queen Eye for the Straight Guy
b. The Apprentice
c. The Bachelor/Bachelorette
d. American Idol
The Apprentice - Trump's daughter Ivanka eventually became one of the judges.
Vera Peterson appeared on what TV show only once ... with cream pie on her face?
Cheers - She was played by Bernadette Birkette, the real-life wife of TV husband George Wendt.
In the 1983 movie "A Christmas Story", what is it that Ralphie Parker wants for Christmas?
a. A Hot Wheels track set
b. A Red Ryder air rifle
c. His two front teeth
d. A GI Joe space adventure kit
A Red Ryder air rifle - The movie was inspired by Jean Shepherd's unpublished story Flick's Tongue.
Everybody, but a now-married Dorothy, spun-off from "The Golden Girls" to a new show, set in a
hotel. What was it called?
a. The Golden Palace
b. Hot L Baltimore
c. Fawlty Towers
d. Bosom Buddies
The Golden Palace - They hire Chuy Castillos (Cheech Marin) to handle the kitchen and Roland Wilson (Don
Cheadle) to run the front desk.
Known for its surrealism and for an unnamed janitor with a nasty disposition, what medical
show was set at a teaching hospital called Sacred Heart?
a. Grey's Anatomy
c. St Elsewhere
Scrubs - Sacred Heart was said to be located in San DiFrangeles. It was actually a decommissioned
hospital in San Fernando Valley.
Each of these four TV couples eventually got it on, but which one did so at the expense of
both their marriages?
a. Sam and Diane
b. Ross and Rachel
c. Niles and Daphne
d. David and Maddie
Niles and Daphne - Niles' wife at the time wasn't Maris, but Mel Karnofsky.
Ugly Naked Guy lived in an apartment directly opposite what sitcom characters?
a. Jerry and George on 'Seinfeld'
b. Oscar and Felix on 'The Odd Couple'
c. Rachel and Monica on 'Friends'
d. Paul and Jaime on 'Mad About You'
Rachel and Monica on 'Friends' - You finally saw his naked back when Ross made a play for his apartment.
This "other sister" only appeared on "Empty Nest" after Kristy McNicholl left the series, at
which point she was played by Lisa Rieffel. Who was she?
a. Piper Halliwell
b. Phoebe Halliwell
c. Prudence 'Prue' Halliwell
d. Emily Weston
Emily Weston - She became a series regular for a single season. (The others are characters on Charmed.)
On Fox TV, who was "the Rebel Billionaire"?
a. Ted Turner
b. Mark Cuban
c. Richard Branson
d. Rupert Murdoch
Richard Branson - Shawn Nelson, the founder of LoveSac Corporation, theoretically was picked to succeed
Branson as president of Virgin Worldwide.
Based on the Japan's "Takeshi's Castle", on what TV show did Kenny Blankenship review his most
b. Iron Chef
d. The Playbook
MXC - The original show involved people trying to seize a castle. Most Extreme Elimination Challenge
reused the footage.
On "Twin Peaks," who killed Laura Palmer?
a. The log lady
b. Sheriff Harry S. Truman
c. FBI Agent Dale Cooper
d. Her father, Leland
Her father, Leland - Although Dad was possessed (or something) by a malevolent spirit called Bob.
This hit British show was based on "Friends", and in turn became the basis for a dreadful NBC
version. What show was this?
a. Friends Like These
c. Down at the Pub
Coupling - The US version was pulled after four episodes.
What show got off to a bang with the shocking revelation that Lucas and Nathan were half
a. 7th Heaven
b. The OC
d. One Tree Hill
One Tree Hill - The teen show was set in Tree Hill, North Carolina.
Najai "Nitro" Turpin shot himself dead shortly before he was featured as a losing contestant
on what reality series?
a. The Contender
b. The Apprentice
d. Fear Factor
The Contender - Sergio Mora won, but one of the people he beat, Najai Turpin, killed himself.
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