Category Archive: Madison

Velumtimes!

  Let me tell you a little something about trivia, there are two kinds of trivia players. Those who don’t like Valentine’s Day, and those who weren’t even aware it was Valentine’s Day. Look at any trivia crowd, but the one at Glass Nickel specifically for this example. These are clearly not people who need …

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Consider Your Motivation For Getting Out Tonight

Before you start complaining about the cold, or how you’re wearing 12 layers and you’re considering skipping trivia tonight, I want you to think about the earliest settlers of Wisconsin, and specifically Madison. Think about how they didn’t have their Nest thermostats turned up to 76. Or a neighbor kid who shoveled their sidewalks. They …

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Let The Winter League Begin

Madison, I hope all you players are relaxing today. These last few hours before the Winter League begins are not about learning more, it’s about getting your mind right. This is the classic dichotomy of the trivia mind, you want to be sharp, but not too sharp. That’s why some players are here, at Wisconsin’s …

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New Year, Even More Killer Trivia.

Imagine this being read to you in reggae voice, with a dump of vocalizations. Biddip, bwap bwap. Biddup. Biddup. With a heavy 2000-era dancehall rhythm just hammering. Madison. Madison. Madison. Madison. Madison. Close up 2018. Light up 2019. Trivia in Madison. Madison. Madison. Madison. Madison. Madison. Seven PM. Glass Nickel. Seven PM. Seven PM. GNP …

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Glass Nickel Year Ender

Glass Nickel Players, the time has come. Tonight is your one chance to play the Wisconsin’s Hardest Trivia Year in Review show. It’s your one chance to go out on top. And as a bonus, it’s your last chance in 2018 to top . Plus it’s a holiday week, who knows who else is going …

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Week 49 Recapper

  There was a lot of hullabaloo at Glass Nickel Pizza last night. Like a man can’t wear bangs and without a room full of people giving him shit for it. I mean Neil had a new haircut. No one asked to take pics of him with his little boy hair to send to their …

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A Very Sexy Trivia

People are going to be talking about last night’s trivia show for years to come. Sure, it will be mostly complaints, but all press is good press, you know. From experience I can tell you with near-certainty that most of the complaints will come from Fuck the EFG. This team of renegades, misfits, ne’er-do-wells and …

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The Legend of Week 46

We have got our work cut out for us tonight, Madison. Not only do we have to top the CoBrew CrowSour show from Monday night, we also need to top what must have been an insane-o evening at the Up & Under. Sure you had your regulars dominating. Shiva Conglomeration, Trivia Newton John and Who …

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It Was Caffeine Pills

Dry your eyes, Madison. I know the first of November can be rough. You’re packing away your Novak Djokovic or Brit Marling in the film Sound of my Voice costume. You’re squeezing a couple of the remaining mini-packs of Swedish Fish you were handing out to trickertreaters, wondering if they can last one more year. …

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Last Call for Crowd Sourced!

Madison, this, right here, is your last call to get your crowd-sourced categories in for tonight’s show. I hear it all the time from players, “This trivia is too hard”, “I could write better trivia than this”, or “I swear to god this trivia is written and hosted by a donkey wearing a human suit. …

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