UPDATE: Congratulations to Drew Scheeler, who was the first person to submit all the correct answers, and thanks to everyone for participating!
You may have heard that I'm teaming up with mental_floss and TrivWorks to put on The Ultimate Halloween Pop Culture Trivia Night at the Bell House on October 29. But we couldn't wait to start in on the fun, so we're holding an online trivia contest on mental_floss, right here, right now.
Here's how it works:
1. Get an email ready. Address it to firstname.lastname@example.org. 2. In the subject line, write "Pat's Trivia." 3. Hit play on the video above. I'll read 10 Halloween-related trivia questions; you pick the answers from the multiple choice options provided below, and put them in the body of the email. 4. When you're finished, hit send!
The first person to email all the correct answers to email@example.com will win a prize. Good luck!
Ready? Here we go...
Question #1 Multiple Choice Answers
Question #2 Multiple Choice Answers
Question #3 Multiple Choice Answers
“Night of the Living Dead”
“Invasion of the Body Snatchers”
“A Nightmare on Elm Street”
“Friday the 13th”
“The Texas Chain Saw Massacre”
Question #4 Multiple Choice Answers
Question #5 Multiple Choice Answers
Speak & Spell
Question #6 Multiple Choice Answers
Counterfeit $100 Bills
“E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” Video Games
Question #7 Multiple Choice Answers
Question #8 Multiple Choice Answers
Reese's Peanut Butter Cups
Question #9 Multiple Choice Answers
Question #10 Multiple Choice Answers
And that's it! Email your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org, and, if you're in the area, come out to the Ultimate Halloween Pop Culture Trivia Night on October 29 at the Bell House in Brooklyn. mental_floss will be there giving away prizes—get your tickets here.