Transcript 4/13/2018 - Todd Konkel

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Transcript 4/13/2018 - Todd Konkel

#1 Post by BBTranscriptTeam » Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:15 pm

Todd Konkel
Sterling, VA


Todd could use the money because he is expecting his third child.

$500: Though only 8" in diameter, the world's most expensive pizza costs a reported $12,000, and is topped with all but which of these high-end ingredients?
A - lobster
B - caviar
C - pink sea salt
D - spam
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Answer: D (spam)


$1000: According to the Atlantic, immediately after its introduction at the Hilton Hong Kong in 1974, which hotel amenity caused a 500% increase in drink sales?
A - valet parking
B - complimentary bathrobe
C - free WiFi
D - minibar
Spoiler
Answer: D (minibar)


$2000: Which of these is a real-life gigantic outdoor version of a popular indoor game, played with 5 oversizd dice in a bucket?
A - Yardzee
B - Corntield Twister
C - Street Scrabble
D - Operation Al Fresco
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Answer: A (Yardzee)

commercial break

$3000: ¿En qué idioma esta escrita está pregunta?
A - Japanese
B - French
C - Spanish
D - German

Todd answers in the appropriate language.
Spoiler
Answer: C (Spanish)


$5000: Which of these is a star of the sketch comedy series "Portlandia" on IFC, and NOT a top cagefighter in the UFC?
A - Anderson Silva
B - Conor McGregor
C - Fred Armisen
D - Chuck Liddell

Todd knows that
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Conor McGregor has an upcoming bout with Floyd Mayweather and has seen his picture on the MGM Grand Hotel. He also recognizes Anderson Silva and Chuck Liddell as UFC fighters
.
Spoiler
Answer: C (Fred Armisen)


$7000: Which of the following official U.S. airport codes represents the airport that's located the furthest west of the four?
A - SYR
B - SJC
C - SLC
D - STL

Todd identifies each of the four correctly.
Spoiler
Answer: B (SJC)

commercial break

MILLIONAIRE "QUESTION OF THE DAY": The award-winning Bacchanal Buffet at Caesars Palace serves more guests in a year than the population of which state?
A - South Dakota
B - Hawaii
C - California
D - Maine
Spoiler
Answer: A (South Dakota)

commercial break

$10,000: After studying cosmetology, who worked as a beautician until his song "Maybelline" became his first hit rock-and-roll single?
A - Chuck Berry
B - Muddy Waters
C - Bo Diddley
D - Little Richard

Todd says his father would know this and he's pretty sure it's not two of the answers. He's leaning toward
Spoiler
Chuck Berry but Little Richard is more likely to work in cosmetology
. Todd goes with his gut.
Spoiler
Answer: A (Chuck Berry)


END OF SHOW "NOISE"

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Re: Transcript 4/13/2018 - Todd Konkel

#2 Post by Bob78164 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:33 pm

Is that really how they wrote the $3000 question? Because the two words on either side of "escrita" should be reversed. --Bob
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#3 Post by Beebs52 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:57 pm

Bob78164 wrote:Is that really how they wrote the $3000 question? Because the two words on either side of "escrita" should be reversed. --Bob
Um, no.
Oh please.

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#4 Post by Beebs52 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:07 pm

Or, esta' esta pregunta escrita,not reversed on either side.
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Re: Transcript 4/13/2018 - Todd Konkel

#5 Post by ghostjmf » Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:07 pm

2K: other choices were early-Q jokes

7K: takes me a while

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#6 Post by earendel » Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:03 am

BBTranscriptTeam wrote:Todd Konkel
Sterling, VA


Todd could use the money because he is expecting his third child.
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Re: Transcript 4/13/2018 - Todd Konkel

#7 Post by earendel » Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:04 am

Bob78164 wrote:Is that really how they wrote the $3000 question? Because the two words on either side of "escrita" should be reversed. --Bob
I think that is a transcriptionist's error.
"Elen sila lumenn omentielvo...A star shines on the hour of our meeting."

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