The Craptaculars take quiz glory, but it was ‘The Curtain Raisers’ who get the jackpot
Perhaps prematurely, last night’s first December Calf quiz saw me sporting a rather snug reindeer hoody in what I hoped would be a sea of other Christmas jumpers. It was not. I felt like Rudolph before that fateful foggy Christmas eve. Anyway, self-esteem aside it was quite the evening’s quiz.
It was barely possible to fit a Rizla paper between third and fifth place with just one point in between ‘Gin’ll Fix It’ and ‘H Block’, who were just one behind ‘The Iced Gems’. A very strong performance on the ‘I AM A WEAKISH SPELLER’ anagram and in the cryptic foods questions from all teams was a particular highlight as was the half-time paper aeroplane competition.
When the questions were over, the £144 jackpot was only too present. After the entry question of: ‘how deep is the deepest point on the Earth’s seabed?’, it was ‘The Curtain Raisers’ who earned the right to see the cards. A whirlwind of five hearts and diamonds later and the cash was theirs.
Already excited for next week. People are going to join me in wearing a Christmas jumper – right? Guys? Yes?Disclaimer: Blog posts are written by our Quiz hosts. Any opinions or views expressed may or may not be shared by Question One Limited. If you feel the material here is inappropriate please report it to us so we may address it.
- The Craptaculars
- The Curtain Raisers
- The Iced Gems
- H Block
- Gin'll Fix It