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    Posted on Nov 7, 2013

    20 Questions From The Premiere Episode Of MTV's Remote Control

    We're going back to 1987 and comedian Ken Ober is hosting the first game show in his parent's basement. The contestants are ready. Let's see how you do.

    Let's begin!


    Ken is ready to go. Good luck! All answers are at the bottom of this article.

    1. Category: MTV

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    What album does this song appear on?

    2. Category: Taxi


    Mama Mia! What Taxi character's mother did Julia DeVito play?

    3. Category: MTV

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    Name the pizza delivery boy in this video and the character he plays on TV.

    4. Category: MTV

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    Which one of these bands has been in the music business longer?

    5. Category: Happy Days


    By the time America got sick of hearing about the Fonz, the Smithsonian Institute added this article of his clothing?

    6. Category: Remote Control Playhouse


    Guess what show the Remote Control players are performing a scene from.

    Colin: Jeez, what happened to Cissy? She's as white as a sheet.

    Marisol: She dreamt she was wedged in a hot tub with Mr. French.

    7. Category: Cartoons


    Where does the ever fashionable Daffy Duck sport a white ring?

    8. Category: Cartoons


    Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman and Aquaman banded together to form their own...

    9. Category: Cartoons


    In this kids show, Fleegle the Dog, Drooper the Lion, Bingo the Gorilla and Snorky the Elephant are known, collectively, as...

    10. Category: Remote Control Playhouse


    Guess what show the Remote Control players are performing a scene from.

    Colin: Oh, Chrissy, I've got a date tonight with a girl whose got the biggest...

    Marisol: Hands?

    Colin: No, Chrissy, you know what she's got.

    Marisol: Well, she's got the funniest looking hands, that's for sure.

    11. Category: Sing Along With Colin


    Sing the next two lines to this Eurythmics tune:

    Sweet dreams are made of these,

    Who am I to disagree?

    12. Category: Sing Along With Colin


    Sing the next two lines to this Bruce Springsteen hit:

    You end up like a dog that's been beat too much

    Till you spend half your life just covering up

    13. Category: Public Television


    What's the half-life of Strontium-90?

    14. Category: Public Television


    In the Heart of Darkness, Marlow finds a book of maritime tables. Now, the book's marginalia are in what alphabet?

    15. Category: The Partridge Channel


    Name the actress who went from being the skinniest Partridge kid to an LA Law attorney.

    16. Category: Primetime


    Jock Ewing, that amorous cattler on Dallas, had 3 sons legitimately and one out of wedlock. Who was the youngest kid?

    17. Category: Reruns


    Exactly how many Bradford kids would you find on Eight Is Enough?

    18. Category: Reruns


    He starred in Saturday Night Fever and Grease, but John Travolta was once a lowly sweathog on what TV show?

    19. Category: The Brady Network


    Marcia Brady's dream of dreams was for someday to be Mrs. Desi Arnaz, Jr, but she was also crazy about this shrimp Monkee.

    20. Category: The Brady Network


    Peter auditions for the role of George Washington in the school play, but ends up with what role?

    Way To Go!

    You have won some great prizes!

    The Answers!

    1. Knee Deep in the Hoopla

    2. Louie DePalma

    3. Michael J Fox and Alex P Keaton

    4. The Beach Boys

    5. His leather jacket

    6. A Family Affair

    7. Around his neck

    8. Justice League

    9. Banana Splits

    10. Three's Company

    11. I travel the world and the seven seas. Everybody's looking for something.

    12. Born in the U.S.A., I was born in the U.S.A.

    13. 28.8 years

    14. Cyrillic

    15. Susan Dey

    16. Bobby Ewing

    17. Eight

    18. Welcome Back, Kotter

    19. Davy Jones

    20. Benedict Arnold

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