Pub Quiz
06/03/2020

Actually, everyone in the Sadieist's family is sawed off and short.

The Sadieist
05/27/2020

This might be a tough pill to swallow, but last week's quiz gave excellent Phil ratio.

See if you can decipher that cryptic clue, get your friends together on Zoom/GoToMeeting/Meet/TikTok/MySpace/IRC/Whatever, and join us tonight on the Uptown Plague Quiz Facebook Page at 8 PM Eastern.

Show up early for our live floor show.

Dr. Jordan
05/20/2020

Happy Quizday! Tonight's Uptown Plague Quiz will feature not one, but TWO Phil's hosting. Uptown Phil Brown will be joining me in bringing you the weekly trivia you crave each week.

I think you're all smart enough to do well without a hint, but just to ease the jitters Uptown Phil Brown has given you this snippet:

[Frito-Lay offices, circa 1994]
R+D Head: Sir, we can make them 20% larger.
CEO: And?
R+D Head: And, uh, 15% thinner.
CEO: AND?!
R+D Head: And round the edges off of each one?
CEO: Excellent, here's $50 million dollars, get to work.

See if you can decipher that cryptic clue, get some paper and a pen, get your friends together on Zoom/GoToMeeting/Meet/TikTok/Whatever, then join us tonight on the Uptown Plague Quiz Facebook Page at 8 PM Eastern.

Show up early for our live floor show.

Evil Mr. Phil
05/13/2020

Can we pretend that airplanes in the night sky are like juvenile insects in between molts?

The Sadieist
05/06/2020

Another Wednesday, another quiz. And tonight we have special guest hosts! Joey and Ian will be joining us from Uptown Philly (near Motown Philly I think) to host what promises to be the best Uptown Plague Quiz of the month.

I think you'll all do fine, but to help you out Joey has offered this hint:

"George Clooney and Orson Welles were both born on May 6th. Huh. What's the probability of that?"

Figure out what that means, get your friends together on Zoom/GoToMeeting/Hangouts/TikTok/Whatever, and join us tonight at the Uptown Plague Quiz Facebook Page at 8 PM Eastern - maybe a little earlier if you want a good seat.

Evil Mr. Phil
04/29/2020

It's Wednesday! I wasn't completely sure, so I checked a calendar. It is in fact Wednesday.

That means we have a quiz tonight. Once again we'll be broadcasting from the Uptown Plague Quiz Facebook Page. The Evil Mr. Phil and Naomi of the North will start the quiz at 8 PM Eastern (7 PM Central), but tune in a little early to get situated.

And if you want something to think about in the meantime (a hint if you will), imagine if you will a light blue 1976 AMC Pacer with flames painted on the sides if you will.

Evil Mr. Phil
04/24/2020

That was quite a night.

The Sadiest and Mary O'Shag prevailed over tech woes by following the sound advice of Dr. Jordan. The dozens of participants cheered on the resilient quizmasters, but once all was running smoothly, reverted to the usual trash talk and questioning of hostly wisdom about cow stomachs.

Late in the event, Mary O'Shag turned green in the sight of many, but she looked fine to herself. Perhaps an evil leprechaun took over her camera? At any rate, proper appearances were restored, and the evening ended with a rock/paper/scissors common bond.

See you all next week!

Mary O'Shag
04/22/2020

Join us for Quiz at 8 PM Eastern tonight! (Because they're in Cali, Facebook thinks it's at 5 when you embed the video... ¯_(ツ)_/¯ )

You can watch the broadcast right here, but if you want to comment and submit your scores head on over to the Uptown Plague Quiz Facebook Page!

Professor Lone Star
04/22/2020

Is this where you sign up to devote your life to weasels?

The Sadieist
04/15/2020

I have a hint for you, courtesy tonight's guest host, Greg.

"The Hopi word for Life out of Balance is as apt today as it was in 1982."

Well I don't know about you, but I've been pretty out of balance lately, so here's to quiz getting me back to normal tonight! See you all on the Facebook Page tonight at 8!

Professor Lone Star
What is this all about?
Since 2008, the Uptown Pub Quiz has been bringing obscure trivia from around the world to the top of Manhattan. Every Wednesday at 8 PM, rain or shine, we give you a chance to exchange your knowledge for beer and other prizes.

The Uptown Pub Quiz is currently in residence at:
   Buddha Beer Bar
   4476 Broadway
   New York, NY
   10040

Our current quizmasters are The Evil Mr. Phil, The Sadiest, Naomi of the North, Professor Lone Star, and Mary O'Shag. Retired quizmasters are Dr. Jordan and OJ the Imposter.

Some people may want to check out the Uptown Pub Quiz on Facebook, but you’re probably not one of those people.
Team Name 03/04 03/11 Total Week Month
1 Burger of the Month In Like a Lion Out Like a Lamb Burger 55* 57* 112        
2 Super Shoesday 55 53 108        
3 Transcending Mediocrity 53 53 106        
Seaman Cummings That's the Name! 52 53 105        
University of Inwood Could Totally Have a Social Life Weren't Self Isolating In Our Dorm 55 46 101        
Womans & Husbands & Niece 51 48 99        
Team Name 45 47 92        
James Franco as Tommy Wisseau 46 41 87        
             
             
             
             
             
Team Name 02/05 02/12 02/19 02/26 Total Week Month
1 University of Inwood Student Senate Convicts Their President 56 52.5 60 52 220.5        
                 
                 
                 
                 
                 
Team Name 01/15 01/22 01/29 Total Week Month
1 Burger of the Month New Burger, Who Dis? 61* 59 58* 178        
               
               
               
               
               
Team Name 12/04 12/11 12/18 Total Week Month
1 University of Inwood Rhinovirus Cultivation Club 53 55* 56 164        
               
               
               
               
               
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1 All Shoes' Day 55 56 57 55 223        
                 
                 
                 
                 
                 
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