After seven months [-7m] of trying, our team (Paper Beats Rock) won the pub quiz at the Irish Emigrant. It was pretty awesome -- we were even in the lead for most of the rounds! The prize money almost paid for my dinner. Indeed, a great day for students. (see also: McPherson to leave MSU in 2005?)
Among the lessons learned: "Dude Looks Like a Lady" is about Vince Neil, King Arthur is buried on Avalon Island, a healthy individual releases 3.5 oz. of gas in a single flatulent emission, Chewbacca was 100 years old in Star Wars Episode IV, the historical figure most portrayed on film is Napoleon.