Some time ago I stayed up all night and wrote 8000 words of fiction and I have read back on it or proofread it but here it is. From memory, it is about pub trivia...
Every day till the end of 2016 I will be posting the latest entry in the Top 16 Films, Albums, TV and Books of 2016 — today is #7 — with #1s being announced on New Year’s Eve. Also today: Patrick's Christmas Message!
Every day till the end of 2016 I will be posting the latest entry in the Top 16 Films, Albums, TV and Books of 2016 — today is #10 — with #1s being announced on New Year’s Eve. Also today: the Best People of 2016.
The final stop on my thinking man's tour of Sydney pub trivias was The Orient! Step inside to find out about this elaborate trivia experience!
It was deja vu all over again on night three of my epic trivia adventure across Sydney...
Second stop on my erudite adventure through Sydney's pub trivialand is Minsky's home of "Sydney's best trivia".
Almost 14 years on from the first This Week Is Trivia Week I am back out pounding the pavement every night this week (except Friday) trying to take down pub trivias across four corners of (inner) Sydney. The first stop on this erudite adventure was The London in Paddington.
Written 16 September 2004. Wednesday 6:00PM Trumps Tavern, Sydney CBD The Trumps Tavern trivia night is an amalgam of low-brow questions, easy questions that are described as hard and hard questions that are just guesses. I'm not a huge fan of the host, G, because he once made a mistake that cost my team victory … Continue reading This Week Is Trivia Week, Part III
Written 14 September 2004. Monday 7:00PM Union Hotel, Crows Nest This was the first time I had been to this trivia night and I was obviously apprehensive. One never knows how professionally the questions will be written and presented and how good the format will be. It's very much an experience without research process for … Continue reading This Week Is Trivia Week, Part I
Written 17 September 2004. Thursday 8:30PM Forresters, Surry Hills When I first heard about Skip I was told that he was a good kid; the most charismatic trivia host in Sydney. I had a picture of him in my mind – never thought I could be so wrong. I imagined a 25-30 Italian boy with … Continue reading This Week Is Trivia Week, Part IV