Quiz answers: May 15 | How did you do?

Quiz answers: May 15

How did you do?

1. Stand-up James Martyn Rogers is better known by which performing name?
Boothby Graffoe, pictured

2. What word is missing from the following book titles, The ****** Alternative, ****** on High, ****** in Nowhere and The ****** Inheritance?

3. Which 1990s US show helped launch the careers of Jamie Foxx, Jim Carrey and David Alan Grier?
In Living Color

4. Who wrote the semi-autobiographical BBC sitcom about a couple falling in love and their later divorce, called Joking Apart?
Steven Moffat

5. What was the name of the comedy club in the computer game Grand Theft Auto IV?
Split Sides

6. What object caused magical body swapping in the Rob Schnieder film The Hot Chick?

7. Which popular character did Ivan Owen famously provide the voice of?
Basil Brush

8. Which airport did Paul Chambers mention in his famous tweet resulting in the Twitter Joke Trial?
Robin Hood Airport

9. What was the name of the character played by Arthur English in Are You Being Served?
Mr. Harman

10. What brand of beer is Homer Simpson's drink of choice?

Published: 15 May 2018

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This is the show that celebrated the launch of Nick Helm's album in 2016, and has previously been unseen by anyone who was not in the O2 Forum Kentish Town that night.

With typical hyperbole, the show is described thusly: 'Under-rehearsed, under-prepared and under pressure, Nick and his band somehow managed to pull together the greatest show in the last 27 years of living memory. That show went down as a thing of legend, often spoken about by weary travellers around campfires, but thought to have been lost to the sands of time forever.'

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