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 June 2013
FRIDAY JUNE 28th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: People who do this loudly are more likely to be outgoing. What is it?
THURSDAY JUNE 27th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: Since the last Super Bowl last February, this has happened to at least 27 NFL players. What?
ANSWER: they've gotten arrested.
WEDNESDAY JUNE 26th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to a survey of single women, if a guy wants to look more intelligent in his Facebook profile picture, he should be holding one of these.
ANSWER: a musical instrument (Gonna bust out my glockenspiel!)
TUESDAY JUNE 25th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: You’ve probably held this in your hands and may have even owned it. But you probably didn’t know it could cover more than 80 feet. What is it?
ANSWER: A slinky
MONDAY JUNE 24th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to a study, 24% of parents trust the information provided by these persons as absolutely valid.
FRIDAY JUNE 21st, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: You’re most likely to do this on a Sunday evening between 7 and 10 pm. What is it?
ANSWER: cheat on your diet!
THURSDAY JUNE 20th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 41% of stay-at-home moms have done this in the past year. What is it?
Answer: bought an infomercial product
WEDNESDAY JUNE 19th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: what comedian is credited with coining the term “workaholic”?
ANSWER: Rodney Dangerfield. He coined the term "workaholic" and was not originally in reference to someoneaddicted to work. "My oldman was a workaholic: everytime he thought about work, he got drunk."
TUESDAY JUNE 18th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: Seventeen percent of single men have not done this in at least a year. What is it?
Answer: Cooked a Meal (from GQ)
MONDAY JUNE 17th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: Pixar credits it’s success to it’s anti-Disney approach which means ‘no songs, no love story and no...what else?
ANSWER: VILLAIN Also no “happy village” or “I Want” moments.
FRIDAY JUNE 14th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 10 years ago, 45% of American adults did this every day. Now only 20% do it every day. What is it?
Answer: CHECK THEIR HOROSCOPE
THURSDAY JUNE 13th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: About 17 percent of Americans who have one of these would change it if they could. What is it?
Answer: A college major or degree
WEDNESDAY JUNE 12th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 44% of parents say their kids became more ‘rude’ after they started doing this. What is it?"
Answer: After they started playing video games.
TUESDAY JUNE 11th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to Dictionary.com, what word is perhaps the most misused word in English?
MONDAY JUNE 10th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: what children’s film classic was deemed “too cruel” for children to understand and flopped when it was first released?
ANSWER: Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
FRIDAY JUNE 7th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 11% of women absolutely refuse to wear these even if it means missing out on the fun. What?
ANSWER: bowling shoes
THURSDAY JUNE 6th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: 1 in 20 people have quit a job for this reason. What?
ANSWER: to marry a co-worker
WEDNESDAY JUNE 5th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: By the end of the year there will have been 85 of these kinds of shows on American television. What?
ANSWER: awards shows.. about 25 of the annual awards shows involve music.
TUESDAY JUNE 4th, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: In a University study, typically the more education you receive, the larger this becomes. What becomes larger?
ANSWER: your signature
MONDAY JUNE 3rd, 2013
BRAINBUSTER: According to a new study, if you have one of these, you work an average of five extra unpaid hours per week.
ANSWER: A smartphone.