Join me at 6:20am every morning as we fire up the neurons with useless trivia that you just can't resist. We call this THE BRAINBUSTER. Or just BRAINBUSTER would be fine. You put a THE in front of it and people may start taking it seriously.
Enjoy! We'll post each day's answers here everyday!
Posts from May 2012
WEDNESDAY MAY 30th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: it was once pretty common, but thanks to technology we don't hear this sound much anymore? What?
ANSWER: BUSY SIGNAL (Although plenty of listeners calling in to win said they DID get abusy signal!)
TUESDAY MAY 29th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: when it comes to driving, just over 35% of Americans can do this, but the rest of us cannot. Do what?
ANSWER: USE A STANDARD SHIFT
FRIDAY MAY 25th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: a new survey shows that over a third of divorce filings mention THIS as a contributing factor in the breakup?
THURSDAY MAY 24th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: What movies last line was "Well, I'll give him another twenty minutes, but that's it."
WEDNESDAY MAY 23rd, 202
BRAINBUSTER: the fear of appearing stupid keeps many Americans from doing this. Doing what?
ANSWER: using the SELF CHECK-OUT LANE at the grocery store..
TUESDAY MAY 22nd, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: the makers of this food rejected patterns such as cowboys, indians, spacemen, stars and sports symbols before settling on it's current shape. What's the food?
ANSWER: Spaghetti O's
MONDAY MAY 21st, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: a new survey finds 56% of people believe doctors should be able to prescribe this. Prescribe what?
ANSWER: a VACATION! They say the health and mental benefits of having time off warrant getting a doctors note approving the vacation. Oh, and by the way...this study was commissioned by the Las Vegas Visitors Bureau.
FRIDAY MAY 18th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: according to a recent survey, 35% of us do THIS because we are just too impatient. Do what?
ANSWER: read the last page of a book
THURSDAY MAY 17th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: 43% of Americans have gone for at least a week without using this. Using what?
WEDNESDAY MAY 16th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: according to a new study, the average American spends 22 minutes per day doing this. Doing what?
ANSWER: GRUMBLING! ..or COMPLAINING...
TUESDAY MAY 15th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: according to Psychology Today, people who watch this are more likely to show aggresion toward others. Watch what?
ANSWER: REALITY TV
MONDAY MAY 14th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: about 24% of travellers say the rarely or never do this. Do what?
ANSWER: turn off their electronic devices when asked to do so
FRIDAY MAY 11th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: when asked what celebrity mom represented "real, hands-on" moms, nearly 80% in a survey responded with this actress. Who?
ANSWER: Reese Witherspoon
THURSDAY MAY 10th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: scientists say this food smell makes people happier. What is it?
ANSWER: a BAKED POTATO. Findings revealed the majority of participants were uplifted by comforting childhood memories..
WEDNESDAY MAY 9th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: a new survey reveals that the state of the economy doesn't effect how much we spend on this. Spend on what?
ANSWER: OUR PETS!
TUESDAY MAY 8th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: E-Polls did a survey asking people what entertainer they'd like to see technologically resurrected. (hologrammed) Whom did they chose?
ANSWER: Ray Charles!
MONDAY MAY 7th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: on Monday's, we don't usually do this til around 11am. Do what?
FRIDAY MAY 4th, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: according to "Woman's World" magazine (I only read it for the possible trivia questions!) ..waiters and waitresses who do this earn 30% more in tips. Do what?
ANSWER: if they "INTRODUCE THEMSELVES BY NAME"....
THURSDAY MAY 3rd, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: according to a new survey, what do graduates value most when they search for a job?
ANSWER: believe it or not, the same thing we all want: JOB SECURITY or STABILITY
WEDNESDAY MAY 2nd, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: there are 3 things the human brain cannot resist noticing. 1. Attractive people. 2. Danger. What's #3?
TUESDAY MAY 1st, 2012
BRAINBUSTER: according to a survey of men, 71% won't let their significant other touch this. Touch what?
ANSWER? Their CELL PHONE