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 March 2013
FRIDAY MARCH 29th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 73% of people have asked for help with doing this in the kitchen, what is it?
ANSWER opening a jar (Yo @searambo)
THURSDAY MARCH 28th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: Chances are you have about 5.6 lbs of THIS. Of what?
ANSWER: Skin! (yay ho @Velowhiz)
WEDNESDAY MARCH 27th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to a survey, if you fully write out the items on your grocery list instead of abbreviating, this is the item misspelled most often. What is it?
ANSWER: Mayonnaise (yay @searambo)
TUESDAY MARCH 26th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 61% of men and 38% of women believe that this is the first thing that people notice about them.
ANSWER: Their cell phone (congrats @BigIslandMan)
MONDAY MARCH 25th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 30% women and 20% of men have confronted a stranger because of this. What is it?
ANSWER: Talking loudly on their cell phone. @Velowhiz
FRIDAY MARCH 22nd, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to a new study, Senior Citizens who do this, even occasionally are happier than those who don't. What?
ANSWER: Play Video Games! (you go @Kamakaloii)
THURSDAY MARCH 21st, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: When we need one of THESE, one-third of us use the same one every time.
(HINT: in Hawaii we kinda don’t have much choice)
Answer: Airline. (yay @searambo)
WEDNESDAY MARCH 20th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: Doctors around the country report a drastic rise in vasectomies during this time of year for a very specific reason. Any idea?
ANSWER: so they can stay home and watch the NCAA Tournament! (You go @Velowhiz)
TUESDAY MARCH 19th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to the U.S. Government, the White House gets a new one of THESE every single day. A new what?
ANSWER: An American Flag. A brand newflag is flown over the White House every day.
MONDAY MARCH 18th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: if you wanted to be a real life version of this fictional character, it’d cost you about 300 million dollars. Who?
ANSWER: BATMAN or BRUCE WAYNE @jbmodnar
FRIDAY MARCH 15th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: In more than a dozen US states, THIS the place where people are most likely to find their soul mate.
THURSDAY MARCH 14th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: If you want to get a promotion at work, there's something you need to be doing.
A third of the people who started doing this got a promotion within 6 months!
ANSWER Drink coffee from a mug with the company's logo on it. (Congrats @Velowhiz)
WEDNESDAY MARCH 13th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: experts say eye contact with someone while doing this should last only about 3 seconds. Doing what?
ANSWER: shaking hands (Well done, @Schoepner)
TUESDAY MARCH 12th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: When women were asked what they liked the most about their husbands, this was the #1 answer.
ANSWER: he makes them laugh (Congrats @Velowhiz)
MONDAY MARCH 11th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: Overwhelmingly, employers really hate it when employees show up to work in what?
ANSWER: Wrinkled shirts (NO WINNER)
FRIDAY MARCH 8th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: according to a recent survey, the average household has 5 pounds of this sitting in it. What is it?
ANSWER: Spare change (@schoepner)
THURSDAY MARCH 7th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to U.S. statistics, a marriage is 75% more likely to end in divorce if only one partner does this. Does what?
ANSWER: Smokes (@searambo)
WEDNESDAY MARCH 6th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to a Yahoo survey, 27% of people believe THIS TV and movie character is a real person. Who is it?
A: Sherlock Holmes (@canspice)
TUESDAY MARCH 5th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 4% of all pictures EVER taken can be found here. Where?
ANSWER: Facebook! Congrats to Tweetbustah @searambo
MONDAY MARCH 4th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: A new survey says Millennials would be more devastated if they parted with their smartphone than with this. With what?
ANSWER: a car
Congrats to Kristi Weiser for getting the answer! Also Twitter winner
A study commissioned by Zipcar, the carsharing service, says Millennials would be more devastated if they parted with their smartphone than if they had to ditch their car.
FRIDAY MARCH 1st, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: the main character of this classic children’s movie references Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde, Thomas Edison and Neil Armstrong just to name a few? What movie?
ANSWER: Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
Congratlations to Big Al Berger who also won on Twitter (