Quinsignia 2013 'Pop Goes the Weasel' round on pop culture
Pop culture based round at Quinsignia 2013, 15th August.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Q1 : “Two thumbs up.”
After the death of this legendary movie journalist in April
2013, a funeral service was held for him at Holy Name
Cathedral, Chicago. Concluding the service, the Reverend
said : "the balconies of heaven are now filled with
angels singing ‘Thumbs up’ [for him] “.
To date, he has had the most popular “celebrity afterlife”,
as he has left behind around 900,000 twitter followers,
and around 120,000 Facebook fans.
Q2 ( A ) “Before the chart-topping team up”
The catchphrase that enthralled
the world before The Rock or
Complete his sentence!
Buzzer 1 : “Odd-toed ungulate!”
Q3 : “Picture To Scale?”
Shooting of the first Godzilla movie
(Gojira, in Japanese)
Q4. In Loving Memory.
May 2013 issue
of a magazine
the tribute for?
The victims of the 2013
Whom does this iconic
Volkswagen Minivan belong
Q5 : “Mash up!”
This is a quite
of which two
Example of a mash-up
Q6R : “May the census be with you”
In 2001, there was a social drive among citizens
of the UK, to list their religion as X, on the
national census form. It gained popularity
through the internet and encouraged people to
do the same because they either loved this
legendary sci-fi franchise, or as a protest
against government wanting to know an
As of March 2013, it is the 4th largest religion
reported in the UK !
What is X?
After the Jedi Knights, protectors of the good
and just, in the Star Wars mythology.
Identify the song pictured
“Mera Joota Hai Japani:
Yeh Patloon Inglishtani:
Sar Pe Lal Topi Rusi:
Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani”
Q2 ( AUDIENCE ) “It’s clobbering time!”
“Cult of Personality”