Monday, 14 January 2013

The Daily Teaser — 14-1-2013

Yoicks … !
Yoicks … !

You know, I have to admit, I’ve been busily doing posters for some of this weeks Teasers.

And have to admit: I’m thinking I’ve MAYBE made a bit of a loud one, with today’s.

It’s that background, isn’t it … ?

Hmmm … 

Here’s hoping it doesn’t kick off headaches … !

Shall we move on … ?

Yes, let’s … !


Yesterday’s saw both Debbi* and the ever smiling Adrenceº putting in their answers: with Debbi bagging 6 out of 6, and Adrence, ever the  sportsman, bagging 1.

Let’s see how they — and you — do with today’s questions, shall we?

Here they are, along with the ‘How To’, License and video … 

Q1) 14th January, 1978, saw the Sex Pistols play live for the last time: which US city were they playing, at the time … ?
Q2) More to the point, what were John Lydon’s last word on stage … ?
Q3) What was the name of the band Lydon formed, after leaving The Pistols … ?
Q4) In the post-Pistols mess, Sid Vicious released a version of which Sinatra song … ?
Q5) And finally … John Lydon recorded World Destruction with Afrika Bambaataa.   Bambaataa is generally regarded as one of the founders of which style of music … ?
And here’s yesterday’s questions and answers …
Q1) 13th January, 2013, is a Sunday: the name comes form several old terms meaning ‘Day of the … ’ what … ?
A1) Sun.
Q2) More to the point, both the Greek and Portuguese names for Sunday, translate as what … ?
A2) Lord’s Day.
Q3) Equally to the point, which Roman Emperor decreed Sunday’s should be the Roman day of rest … ?
A3) Constantine 1st: also known as Constantine the Great.
Q4) How do many Quakers refer to Sunday: First Day or Seventh Day … ?
A4) First Day.
Q5) What’s the name of the third Sunday in Advent … ?
A5) Gaudete Sunday.
Q6) And finally … Who wrote the 1975 novel, Black Sunday … ?
A6) Thomas Harris
I’ll leave you with a suitably inspiring quote from a certain well-known singer …
“I’ve never told anyone this, but I suffer from terrible stage fright. True. You can’t tell though, can you?”
John Lydon.
And with the studio cut of the Pistol’s version of No Fun: they never did give it a full airing … 

Oh, and as I’ve mentioned it …

Time Zone - World Destruction - 1984 by Tushratta

*        My pleasure, Debbi.   Oh … I think you’re going to LIKE today’s questions … !

º        Keep #smiling, Adrence! There’s always the NEXT one!

1 comment:

Debbi said...

This was among the highlights of my day! Thank you, Paul! :D

1. San Francisco
2. "Ah-ha-ha. Ever get the feeling you've been cheated? Good night." (Boy, do I hear that! Ha ha ha!!)
3. Public Image Ltd. (PiL)
4. My Way
5. Hip hop