Inquire Within

Ever since the Back Porch Cafe discontinued quiz night (and subsequently went out of business*) and IHJ's short-lived but incredibly well done Tuesday Trivia went on temporary(?) hiatus, my trivia needs have gone unfulfilled. Sure a nightly rendezvous with Alex Trebek helps, but it is just so one-sided. You can imagine my delight at hearing the Longhorn Saloon in "Historic" Edision, WA has started their own trivia night.

Last night, we got a table early, filled our bellies with brain food (cheeseburger, grilled oysters, and beer) and planned our strategy, which mainly consisted of picking a team name. To make a long story short, Inquire Within came from the ranks of obscurity to conquer the day. After 4 rounds of 10 ?s each (categories of Saturday Morning Cartoons*, Visual Identification, General Knowledge, and Song Recognition), we stood in a tie for first. For the tie-breaker round, each team selected one member to compete in a final 3 question sudden death. Barely edging out My Two Dads, Inquire Within won it all with Paraguay*!

Yes, Longhorn Saloon, I will be back to play your trivia again.
Thursday July 31 2008File under: games, Anacortes

Toggle Comments (3)comment?
on Thu 31st Jul, 2008 04:56 pm PDT whuppinstick said:
nice work! what did you win? (nice new site..)
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on Thu 31st Jul, 2008 04:58 pm PDT Wren said:
We won $25 off our tab (or as a gift certificate for next time around. But since next time around, we are going to win again, we just put it toward our tab.)
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on Wed 20th Aug, 2008 02:42 pm PDT jenelle said:
nice typeface design in the poster. man, if only it were letterpressed. ok, type geek is done commenting.
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