TODAY’S MESENBURG’S CREATIVE CATERING GAME-O-TRON 3000® CONTEST:
ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A MORNING MIX NEWSMAN?! (answers below)
We asked these three questions to our newsman Steve Shoffner. See if you can answer more correctly…or at least the same number correct!
•True or false: turkeys can fly? (Steve says: False)
•Of the following U.S. Presidents, which one was NOT impeached: Andrew Johnson, Richard Nixon, or Bill Clinton? (Steve says: Nixon)
•True or false: in the orchestra, a saxophone is a brass instrument? (Steve says: False)
• Our birthday boy was born August 16, 1962.
• This actor, comedian, director, producer and writer is best known for playing the boss of an office-themed TV comedy.
• He was first spotted as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, then got his big film break in a Will Ferrell movie.
• He recently celebrated his 22nd anniversary to a former Saturday Night Live comedienne, with whom he has two children.
• She helped him on his TV shows and movies and together, they created a comedy cop show on TBS.
Answer TRUTH or LION (lyin’) for the Toledo Zoo trivia question on the entry form below. One randomly-selected person with the correct answer will win a pair of Toledo Zoo tickets. The question will be announced weekly Wednesday around 9:25. After the question, submit your answer in the entry form below. The correct answer with the randomly selected winner will come up at 9:55. Good luck!
WILD TRIVIA WEDNESDAY
Find out all kinds of random facts and answer multiple choice questions to win every Wednesday on The Morning Mix.
FACT OF THE WEEK: The residents of Argentina eat the most beef and veal per person per year! (You’d think the USA would have that one locked up!) If you just look at beef consumption, we lose there as well, as the residents of Uruguay eat the most beef per capita!
SCHOOL SPIRIT CONTEST
TOP 3 POINTS LEADERS-August 21, 2017
PERKINS HIGH SCHOOL 1,892
The winners of the contest that ended July 31 will be announced soon. In the meantime, a new contest is underway. Receipts must be dated August 1, 2017 or later, and this contest will go through December 31, 2017.
THIS IS A MIX BONUS WEEK! Mention Mix 102.7 while turning in receipts for anything purchased this week (Monday 8/21-Sunday 8/27) by the close of business Sunday, and you’ll get double points for the school of your choice.
GAME-O-TRON 3000® CONTEST ANSWER:
ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A MORNING MIX NEWSMAN?!:
•True or false: turkeys can fly? (Steve says: False; CORRECT ANSWER: TRUE-wild turkeys CAN fly.)
•Of the following U.S. Presidents, which one was NOT impeached: Andrew Johnson, Richard Nixon, or Bill Clinton? (Steve says: Nixon; CORRECT ANSWER: RICHARD NIXON)
•True or false: in the orchestra, a saxophone is a brass instrument? (Steve says: False; CORRECT ANSWER: FALSE–it’s a woodwind.)
MRS. FIELDS MYSTERY CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY PERSON ANSWER- AUGUST 16:
Steve Carrell is 55 today!